Party affiliation: Republican
Salesman and manufacturers’ agent, N. Y., 1853-1861. Special member business firm, 1863-1868. Member of New York committee of the United States Christian Commission, 1861-1865.
President Brooklyn Young Men’s Christian Association, 1863-1864. Resident of Middletown, Connecticut, since 1864. Secretary-treasurer and director Farmers and Mechanics’ Savings Bank, 1864-1878.
President Middlesex Fire Assurance Company, since 1884, and identified with numerous other corporations Mayor of Middletown, 1872-1873. Member Connecticut Senate, 1887-1891. Governor of Connecticut, 1895-1897.