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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)
s of his native county, attended a preparatory school at Winnsboro, S. C., for two years and then spent one year at Chapel Hill, N. C. He commenced farming in Sumter county, and was thus engaged when the war broke out. He was married in June, 1865, tN. C., in 1813, and in youth removed with his parents to Hillsboro, that State. He was graduated at the university at Chapel Hill, and made his home at Rock Hill, S. C., in 1856. In the spring of 1861, despite his advanced age, he entered the Confchurch at Statesville, until 1879, when he was assigned to St. Bartholomew's church, Pittsboro. In 1881 the church at Chapel Hill was added to his charge. In 1884 he removed to South Carolina and became rector of the churches at Rock Hill and York debris of all the armies. General Hardee at once issued orders forbidding further fighting, and began the retreat to Chapel hill. Dr. Porter was the companion of the old hero, sharing his blanket, but on the next morning Hardee stated that the inf