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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)
864, when, on account of his experience as a builder, he was assigned to a corps of engineers engaged in repairing railroad bridges. While on this duty at Bristol, Tenn., he was again wounded. Since the war he has been successfully occupied as a carpenter and builder, residing mainly at Greenville. In 1874 he was married to Nancy Galbreath, who died in 1889. J. S. Guy J. S. Guy, of Lowreyville, a veteran of the Sixth regiment, was born in Chester county, in 1836. His father, William Guy, Sr., a prosperous farmer of the same county, was the son of Samuel Guy, a native of Pennsylvania who came to South Carolina in 1756, and served with honor in the war of the Revolution against the British, and in the snow campaign against the Cherokee Indians. His mother was Eliza Lindsay, daughter of James Lindsay, who came to the State from Ireland in a ship from Cork after peace followed the Revolution. Mr. Guy entered the service of the State early in 1861 as a private of the Calhoun G