Aug. 10, 1911 Corning Tehama County California, USA
Served in Civil War as a private in Company K, First Regiment, U.S. Michigan Sharpshooters. He was discharged on March 18, 1863. He married Nancy Masher September 27, 1865 at Otisville, Michigan. They had one son, Daniel, born May 8, 1868. After service in the GAR, he moved to Caifornia.