(1829 - 1891)
Home State: Ohio
Education: St. Xavier College
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Ohio Infantry
He studied Law, was admitted to the bar and practiced in Fremont, OH. He was Sandusky County prosecutor 1852-54. He enrolled in Company G, 8th Ohio Infantry as First Lieutenant at age 32 on 18 June 1861.
On the Campaign
Acting Regimental Quartermaster, he was detached to General Kimball as volunteer aid on the field at Antietam on 17 September.
The rest of the War
Appointed Regimental Quartermaster on 2 November 1862. Mustered out 13 July 1864.
After the War
He was probate judge for Sandusky County 1866-69, and was elected US Representative from Ohio's 9th District 1869-71, but was defeated for reelection. Elected mayor of Fremont, OH 1871-71. Probate judge again 1877-79 and 1885-91.
References & notes
01/21/1829; Fremont, OH
08/25/1891; Fremont, OH; burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Fremont, OH