Member Massachusetts Provincial Congress, 1776. Director Massachusetts Bank, 1784. Member Massachusetts Convention which adopted United States Constitution, 1788.
Promoter Essex Bridge and Beverly Cotton Manufactory, 1788. Member United States Senate from Massachusetts, June 1791-May 1796, framed Act of 1792 granting bounties for codfishing. President Boston branch United States Bank, 1803.
Director Suffolk Insurance Company. President Boston Marine Insurance Company, circa 1809.
Born December 3, 1751
Died April 18, 1823