Chairman of Blackrod Urban District Council: 1930-33
Born: Blackrod 1873
Died: Horwich 1945
Insurance agent. Began working life as a colliery worker.
Elected to Blackrod UDC in 1922.
Member of the Farms Committee from 1923, helping to make the Council farm profitable.
Represented Scot Lane School on the Wigan Area Education Committee.