Born: Feb 02, 1787 AD
Died: 1851 AD, at 64 years of age.
1787 - Born on the 2nd of February in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States.
1808 - He was admitted to the bar, and began practicing law at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
1809 - He was appointed deputy attorney general for Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.
1813 - He served as a representative in the Pennsylvania State Legislature.
1814 - He volunteered for the United States Army.
1816 - He resigned as a President Judge of the 12th district.
- He was appointed as a state attorney general.
- He was married to Mary Rachael Elder on the 13th of June in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
1818 - He was re-appointed as a state attorney general.
1821 - He moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.
1828 - He received a third appointment as attorney general of the State of Pennsylvania.
1832 - He was candidate for the Vice-Presidency of the United States on the anti-Masonic ticket.
1834 - He ran for the United States Senate.
1851 - He died on the 28th of November in Lancaster County, United States.
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