Aug. 1, 1840 Bennettstown Christian County Kentucky, USA
Jun. 25, 1904 Oak Grove Christian County Kentucky, USA
US Congressman. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Elected to represent Kentucky's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1877 to 1883. Also served as a Member of the Kentucky State House of Representatives in 1867, Secretary of the State of Kentucky in 1884, and United States Minister to Peru in 1893.