American politician who represented Oregon in the U.S. Senate from 1862 to 1865. He previously previously offered in both Oregon Senate as well as the Oregon Home of Reps. He began training regulation in Illinois in 1849. Among his terms within the Oregon Legislature and from 1853, he offered as USA District Lawyer. He was wedded to Elizabeth Cox from 1851 until her loss of life in 1868. He later on wedded F.W. Bush. He offered in Congress through the administration of U.S. Chief executive Abraham Lincoln.