Age at Ratifying Convention: 38
Vote at Ratifying Convention: Yea
Date of Birth: October 5, 1751
Date of Death: October 20, 1799
Occupation: Lawyer, Comptroller, Judge
Prior Political Experience: Judge of the Superior Court of North Carolina, 1778-1779; Attorney General of North Carolina, 1779-1781.
Other Political Activities: Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, 1790-1799.