1753 – Born on the 10th June in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
1772 – He grsduated from Harvard College in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
1786 – He became vice president of the Society of the Cincinnati.
1788 – He served in the Massachusetts General Court.
1801 – He served in the United States House of Representatives.
1804 – He was to conduct the impeachment proceedings against John Pickering.
1809 – He served as a United States Secretary of War.
1814 – He was appointed as a United States Ambassador to Holland.
1820 – He was reelected to the United States House of Representatives.
1823 – He was elected as a Governor of Massachusetts, United States.
1825 – He died on the 6th of February.