Of Maryland, distinguished himself during the Revolutionary War by a gallant defence of Mud Island, afterwards called Fort Mifflin, near Philadelphia; for many years a leading politician, and Senator in Congress. [P. 10.]
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.