Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1934 (Died in office) (Conservative)
Born: Harwood, Turton 1876
Died: Turton Tower, Turton 2 August 1934
Died in the Council Chamber at Turton Tower, shortly after attending two hours of Committee meetings (and presenting a man and a boy with Humane Society certificates for bravery) and just before he would have chaired the monthly Council meeting itself.
President of Bolton and District Dairy Farmers Association.
Lived at Ox Shutt Gate Farm, Tottington Road, Harwood.