Historical Rosters Database
George Henry CapertonRoster ID 412
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1851|
|Biography & Genealogy:||George Henry Caperton, Class of 1851. Genealogy: Born- Dec. 13, 1828, in Union, WVa. Father- Hugh Caperton; Mother- Jane Erskine. Pat. Grandfather- Adam Caperton; Pat. Grandmother- Sarah Ann Miller. Mat. Grandfather- Michael Erskine; Mat. Grandmother- Margaret Handley. Married- Mary Elizabeth Henderson; 1st child- George Caperton; 2nd- Jane Caperton; 3rd- Sarah Caperton; 4th- William Caperton; 5th- Mary Caperton. VMI Record- Matriculated on July 23, 1847. Graduated on July 4, 1851. Military Record- Civil War; Capt, Surgeon- Gen. Echols Staff. Career: Doctor. Died- Jan. 13, 1895, in Fayette Co., WVa.|