Party affiliation: Republican
Enlisted Company E, 84th Ohio Vol. Infantry, May 26, 1862. Served in West Virginia and Maryland.
Honorary discharge, September 20, 1862. Second lieutenant 4th United States Artillery, 1867-January 1, 1870 (resigned). Captain 1st Cleveland Troop (Troop A, O.N.G.), 1887-1892 (resigned).
Brigadier general vols., May 27, 1898. Honorary discharge, November 30, 1898. President Bank of Commerce, Cleveland, since 1890.