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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)
ng at Vicksburg in a somewhat battered condition. In December, 1862, Lieutenant Stevens was detached from duty on the Arkansas and ordered to proceed to Alexandria, La., to confer with Gen. Richard Taylor as to the best means of co-operating with him with a naval party. While endeavoring to carry out these orders, and before being able to gather vessels or arm them, he was attacked on the ship Cotton, in the Bayou Teche, January 18, 1863, and in the battle was killed. He was buried at Franklin, La., but his body has since been removed to Pendleton, S. C., and interred in the family burying ground of the West Side Episcopal church there. Colonel Peter F. Stevens, a younger brother of Gen. C. H. Stevens and of Lieut. H. K. Stevens, C. S. N., was born in Florida, June 22, 1830. At the breaking out of the Indian war in 1836, he, with his mother, elder brothers and sisters, was sent by his father to Pendleton, S. C. His father dying shortly after, the family remained in Pendleton,