An Officer of the Army of the American Revolution, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1752. In 1779 he was appointed a Lieutenant Colonel, and distinguished himself at the battles of Cowpens, Germantown, White Plains, Monmouth, and Camden. He was subsequently elected Governor of Maryland and also a representative from Maryland to the United States Senate. He died in 1827. [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.