Born: June 2, 1829 in Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania
Married: Elizabeth S.
Children: Andrew B., Margaret A., Frank H., Mary, Elmer, and Birt B.
Died: November 15, 1905 in Courtland, CA
1881: President pro Tempore, California State Senate
1882: Resigned from the State Senate on April 1.
Source: Legislative Guide... of all the State Officers and Members of the Legislature... by Kean & Dudley (H.S. Crocker and Co.; 1871)