People of Detroit
Voted in Detroit's first election in 1768.
Active citizen in British Detroit in the late 1760's. Trader. Member of Detroit's largest trade house: Macomb, Edgar and Macomb. Was "sent down" from Detroit during the Revolutionary War for supporting the US. Edgar County, IL, is named for him.
Seventeenth official commandant of British Fort Detroit (1792-1796).
Held lot #23 of the original 68 land grants Cadillac made to private individuals from March 1707 to June 1710.
8th official commandant of British Fort Detroit (1772).