Ca. 1806–after 1880. Farmer. Born in Kentucky. Moved to Blue Township, Jackson Co., Missouri, by 1827. Married Nancy Parish, 3 Jan. 1828, in Jackson Co. Appointed deputy constable in Jackson Co., by 1833. Commander of Jackson Co. militia, 1833. Elected Jackson Co. sheriff, 1844. Buried in Pitcher Cemetery, Independence, Jackson Co.