Chairman of Horwich Urban District Council: 1922-23 (Conservative)
Born: c. 1868
Died: Barnwick House, Lever Park Avenue, Horwich 24 June 1936
Wine Merchant on Chorley New Road, Horwich until 1932.
He was first elected to Horwich Council, representing the Central Ward in 1905. He was elected again in 1922-23 and remained on the Council until 1929 when he retired, having served 12 years in total.
He moved to Somerset in 1932, returning to Horwich three and a half years later, hoping the Northern climate would be better for his health.