Student Boston College, 1913 to 1915.
In real estate business, Cambridge and Boston, since 1915. Receiver general of Massachusetts, 1931-1937. Elected governor for term, 1937-1939.
Member Cambridge School Committee, 1919-1931. Served in the United States Navy, World War. Member Charitable Irish Society, Ancient and Honorary Artillery, American Legion, Catholic Union of Cambridge.
Member Irish National Foresters, Knights of Finbar. Club: Clover (Boston).
Married Marion L. Conley, January 9, 1924. Children: Betty, Charles Francis, Sally (deceased), Nancy, Ellen Sarah.