Settled in Melrose, Massachusetts, where he has been auditor, water registrar, trustee, since 1870, and many years chairman public library. Alderman; member Massachusetts legislature. Treasurer Melrose Savings Bank.
Author: The Melrose Memorial (local history), 1868. Early Bells of Massachusetts, 1874. Centennial Fourth Address, 1876.
Bibliography of Melrose, 1889. Life of Colonel Paul Revere (2 vols.), 1891. History of Melrose, 1902.
Home: Melrose, Massachusetts.