|Death: ||Apr. 1, 1897|
A native of Longton, England, he came to the States in 1852, first to Philadelphia, then to Iowa. He came to Anderson county, Kansas, in 1857. He was an uncompromising abolitionist.
He married Elizabeth McGrew in 1862.
He was a tinner by trade, and established a hardware and tin business.
He was part of a group which established the town of Longton, Kansas, naming it after his birth place.
He returned to Garnett about 1882.
Isabella M. McGrew Capper (1841 - 1903)*
Mary Capper (1863 - 1864)*
Arthur Capper (1865 - 1951)*
Mary May Capper (1868 - 1939)*
Bessie Capper Myers (1870 - 1909)*
Benjamin Herbert Capper (1874 - 1887)*
Created by: Anita Dennis
Record added: Aug 19, 2011
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