United Empire Loyalist. Entered William and Mary Collage. When the Revolution broke out he escaped to New York and obtained a commission in the Loyal American Regiment. Served in the south and was wounded. At conclusion of the war he went to Nova Scotia and received a grant of land at Wilmot. Moved to Upper Canada and was made by Simcoe deputy surveyor general of crown lands. Died in Canada.
Tiré de Burpee, Lawrence J., Encyclopedia of Canadian History, Makers of Canada Series, vol 12, 1927.