|Worcester, MA||June 27, 2021|
Born: October 3, 1800 in Worcester, Massachusetts
Spouses: Sarah Dwight Bancroft (m. 1827-1837); Elizabeth Davis Bliss Bancroft (m. 1838-1886)
Political Affiliation: Democratic Party
Served in Cabinet of: James K. Polk
Cabinet Position: Secretary of the Navy (1845-1846)
Died: January 17, 1891 in Washington, D.C.
Interment: Worcester Rural Cemetery, Worcester, Massachusetts