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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Additional Sketches Illustrating the services of officers and Privates and patriotic citizens of South Carolina. (search)
l society and served for ten years, from 1876 to 1886, as a member of the State senate. He is also a member of D. Wyatt Aiken camp, U. C. V., of Greenwood. Dr. Maxwell was one of the chief spirits in securing the establishment of the Connie Maxwell orphanage of Greenwood, which was founded in 1890, and which was named in honor of his daughter, now deceased. He has been twice married, first in 1867 to Miss Bennie Richardson, who died within a year, and in November, 1868, he married Miss Sallie Richardson, sister of his first wife, who is still living. Colonel John Hugh Means, one of South Carolina's governors, was born in Fairfield district, August 18, 1812, his father, Thomas Means being a native of Boston. After fitting himself at the schools and academies, he entered South Carolina college, from which institution he graduated in 1832, and then became a planter. He was a strong believer in the doctrine of State rights, and his advocacy of that doctrine making him conspicuous i
hood as one of the proudest of her life. Of those connected with Mrs. Rowson's school, who belonged in Medford, I have obtained the following list: Lydia Bishop. Rebecca Bishop. Fanny Blanchard. Lucy Brooks. Lucia Gray. Sallie Richardson. Ann Rose. Hannah Swan. Peggy Swan. Catherine Thompson. Fanny Tufts. Peggy Tufts. Sarah Wait. Harriet Wait. Mary Warner. Sallie Burgess. There is also given Mary Lane of Ten Hills Farm, Medford; but I am tolrs to Mrs. Gilchrist of Medford. I am told that Mrs. Gilchrist was Susan Wyman, daughter of James Wyman. She was married to James Gilchrist June 10, 1805, and lived in what is called the Train house. Of Fanny Blanchard, Peggy Swan and Sallie Richardson, I have failed to find anything authoritative. In the summer of 1803, Mrs. Rowson moved her school from Medford to Newton; in 1807, to Washington street, and in 1811, to Hollis street, Boston. In 1822, on account of her failing health a