Served as quartermaster sergeant to captain 1st Indiana Regiment in Civil War. In pay department United States of America, 1865-1867. Began in banking business as bookkeeper, 1867.
Cashier, vice-president and president, in bank, Topeka, to 1879. Removed to Arkansas; president Arkansas National Bank, Hot Springs, 27 years. President, treasurer City Ice Company, New Waverly Hotel Company, Hot Springs Observatory Company.
Born March 28, 1843