Age at Ratifying Convention: 50
Vote at Ratifying Convention: Nay
Date of Birth: July 21, 1738
Date of Death: April 8, 1813
Occupation: Lawyer, Judge, Politician
Prior Political Experience: Pennsylvania State Constitutional Convention, 1776.
Other Political Activities: Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1797-1800; Pennsylvania State Senate, 1801-1804; Speaker of the Pennsylvania State Senate, 1804; United States House of Representatives, 1805-1813.