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Hugh Caperton
Birth: Apr. 17, 1781
Monroe County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1847
Union (Monroe County)
Monroe County
West Virginia, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Virginia's 5th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1813 to 1815. Also served as a Member of the Virginia State Legislature from 1810 to 1818, and 1826 to 1830. (bio by: K) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Jane Erskine Caperton (1786 - 1831)*
  Delilah M. Alexander Caperton (1804 - 1845)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Caperton Rude (1807 - 1862)*
  Lewis Erskine Caperton (1808 - 1874)*
  Allen Taylor Caperton (1810 - 1876)*
  Margaret Melinda Caperton Beirne (1812 - 1844)*
  William Gaston Caperton (1815 - 1852)*
  Mary Jane Caperton Echols (1823 - 1874)*
  George Henry Caperton (1828 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Cemetery
Union (Monroe County)
Monroe County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7619525
Hugh Caperton
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Hugh Caperton
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May GOD Bless You!::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::It is on Major General Benjamin Butler's in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, the monument reads."the true touchstone of civil liberty is not that all men are equal but that every man has th...(Read more)
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: May. 23, 2013
Elmwood was the name of his parents home not his middle name.
- Terry Echols
 Added: Jun. 7, 2012
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