One of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, was born in Albany, New York, on the 15th January, 1716; in 1774 he was returned to the general Congress, where he remained until 1777. He died at York, Pennsylvania, on the 12th June, 1778, aged 62. [P. 6.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall: comprising many of those of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence and other distinguished persons connected with the early history of the efforts which resulted in the glorious Liberty we now enjoy. Philadelphia. 1856.