Party affiliation: Republican
Began with engineer corps Pittsburgh, Cincinnati & St. Louis Railway, 1880. Became connected with Vandalia Railroad Company, 1894, as superintendent Terre Haute & Logansport R.R. Chief engineer Vandalia Line, 1905-1917.
Chief engineer maintenance of way, St. Louis System P.,C.,C.&St. Louis R.R., consolidation of Vandalia with P.,C.,C.&St. Louis ready reckoner., January 1, 1917, construction engineering same.
Born November 21, 1855