Born 1842, married Elizabeth Neale 1864, knighted 1894, died 31 May 1903.
Chairman of the London County Council July 1892 – 1895.
Involved with opening of Peckham Rye Park, Hackney Marsh, Whitefield Gardens and Lincolns In Fields. (Access to Archives - London Metropolitan Archives files).
A brief article in Who’s Who.
Painted by Leonard Watts.