Party affiliation: Republican
Railway fireman, later engineer N.P. R.R., until 1897, S.P. Railway, 1898-1900 (resigned on account of ill health). Engaged in mercantile business, La Salle, Montana. Farmer since 1902, pioneering in cultivation of alfalfa in Flathead Company, Montana.
Founded notable Holstein herd. Appeared before Federal Power Commission, Washington, District of Columbia, as advocate of Flathead County in power development of Flathead River, 1929. Officer Columbia Basin Irrigation League, Flathead County Farm Bureau (secretary tax committee), etc.
People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.