Chairman of Westhoughton Urban District Council: 1922-23 (Liberal)
Born: Pendlebury, Lancashire 1860
Died: Newton le Willows, Lancashire 5 March 1944
Confectioner, baker and shopkeeper.
Had premises on Market Street, Leigh Road and 37 Church Street, Westhoughton.
Represented Central Ward 1912-27.
Congregationalist - Attended Bethel Westhoughton Congregational Church where he held every office. He was a life Deacon and at his death he was the senior Trustee.