Admitted to Massachusetts bar. Prominent member Boston bar. Practiced in Marblehead and Charlestown, Massachusetts, also Boston.
Prominent figure in colonial cause in years preceding American Revolution. Served with the Adamses, Otis, Quincy, Hancock and Warren in preparing addresses to patriots and petitions to the King and Parliament. Member Boston Sons of Liberty.
Born June 26, 1700
Died March 17, 1772