Admitted to New York bar, 1790. Member of New York State Assembly from Albany County, 1804, 14-17, speaker, 1804-1814. Member United States House of Representatives from New York, 11th-12th congresses, 1809-1813.
Judge New York Court of Common Pleas, 1817-1827. Judge 2d New York Judicial District, 1827-1831. An incorporator, president Dutchess Mutual Insurance Company.
A founder Poughkeepsie Savings Bank.
Born March 14, 1771
Died April 7, 1850