Member Crane & Company, paper manufacturers, also manufacturing paper used for currency. Lieutenant governor of Massachusetts, 1897-1899, governor, 1900-1902. Appointed, October 12, 1904. and elected January 1905.
United States senator, to fill vacancy for unexpired term (1904-1907) of George F. Hoar, deceased. Reëlected for term 1907-1913.
Born April 23, 1853