1815 – Born on the 10th of June in DeRuyter, New York.
1840 – He served as judge of Madison County.
1846 – He was an unsuccessful Free-Soiler candidate for election to the Thirtieth Congress.
1857 – He was first president of New York City’s Metropolitan Board of Police.
1861 – He was appointed by President Abraham Lincoln as Governor of the newly.
1876 – He died on the 25th of December in White Plains, New York.