1824 – Born in Smyrna, Rutherford County, Tennessee on January 4th. Representative from Mississippi.
1854 – He edited the official journal of the State.
1860 – Was a delegate to the Democratic National Conventions.
1861 – Was a member of the Confederate Congress.
1877 – Became the chairman of the Democratic State executive committee.
1883 – He was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-eighth and Forty-ninth Congresses.
1893 – Died in Yazoo City, Mississippi on February 17th.