|11 JAN 1757||born in England|
|1787-1804||NY, Manhattan, Columbia College, Trustee|
|1789-1795||USA, Cabinet Secretary|
|12 JUL 1804||died in Manhattan, New York Co, NY, about age 47.|
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of men will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice, without constraint.