Party affiliation: Democrat
Practiced short time, Westerville, O. Editor and proprietor Westerville Review, 1884, Adrian (Michigan) Daily Record, 1884-1886, Ann Arbor Argus, 1886-1905. Postmaster, Ann Arbor, under President Cleveland.
Mayor 2 terms, city treasurer 4 terms, city assessor 4 terms. Member 63d, 64th and 65th Congresses (1913-1919), 2d Michigan District. Assistant chief industrial coöperation service, Department of Commerce, April-July 1919.
Now staff member United States Veterans Bureau, Washington, District of Columbia.
Born January 11, 1861