Party affiliation: Republican
Engaged in banking, St. Louis, Michigan, since 1870. Company superintendent schools, Jackson Company, 1867. President village of St. Louis, 1879-1880.
Mayor of city, 1893-1894. Member Michigan House of Representatives, 1883-1884. Member Board Control, Michigan Asylum, 1897-1901.
Member 57th to 60th Congresses (1901-1909), 11th District.