Major-General in the Army of the United States, was born in Warwick, Rhode Island, in 1742. In 1770 he was elected a member of the State Legislature. He presided at the court-martial which tried Major Andre in 1780, and succeeded Arnold in the command at West Point. He died in Georgia, June, 1786. [P. 13.]
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.