Party affiliation: Republican
Member faculty, Hastings (Nebraska) College, 1885-1893. Private secretary to Governor Lorenzo Crouse, of Nebraska, 1893, 94. Member 54th Congress (1895-1897), 5th Nebraska District.
Auditor United States Treasury, 1897-1915. Member 66th and 67th Congresses (1919-1923), 5th Nebraska District.
Born December 17, 1854