Was member of Congress for the state of Delaware, when the United States were declared independent, and was a strong advocate for that measure; was President of Congress, 1781--appointed Chief Justice of the state of Pennsylvania under the first constitution of the state, and continued in this station till chosen Governor. [Pp. 9-10.]
Historical Catalogue of the Paintings in the Philadelphia Museum consisting chiefly of Portraits of Revolutionary Patriots and other distinguished characters. 1813.