He was a lawyer and he and his wife had no children. He is found in the 1870 and 1930 Fed Census. His death certificate states he died at age 68 from coronary embolism due to myocarditis (inner muscle of the heart) artery and was buried on 7 May 1931. He had lived in Waco for 18 years. He married Lilly M Craven on 2 Oct 1890 in Waco,TX.