Party affiliation: Republican
Began as receiving teller, Central Rail Road Bank, Savannah, Georgia, 1866. Removed to California, 1870. Cashier Los Angeles Company Bank, 1874-1880.
Assistant cashier, First National Bank of Las Angeles (now Los Angeles-First National Trust & Savings Bank), 1881-1884, cashier, 1884-1892, president 1892-1917, now Chairman of the Board. President Los Angeles Cemetery Association.
Born October 6, 1844