Served as a co-employee justice from the U.S. Supreme Courtroom from 1910 to 1916 and later on became the Court’s 11th Main Justice. He graduated from Columbia Regulation College in 1884. He was the 36th Governor of NY prior to providing within the Supreme Courtroom. He wedded Antoinette Carter in 1888. That they had four kids collectively. He was nominated to the positioning of associate justice within the Supreme Courtroom by Chief executive William Howard Taft.