1752 – He was born on the 4th day of May this year in Medford, Massachusetts.
1783 – He returned to take over the practice of his mentor Dr. Simon Tufts.
1786 – He was appointed Major General of the Middlesex Militia, which he led in suppressing Shays’ Rebellion.
1812 – He was appointed Adjutant General.
1816 – He was a Governor of Massachusetts until 1823.
1825 –He died on the 1st day of March this year in Medford, Massachusetts.