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Herbert Capper
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Birth: 1833
Longton
Staffordshire, England
Death: Apr. 1, 1897
Garnett
Anderson County
Kansas, USA

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. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Isabella M. McGrew Capper (1841 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Capper (1863 - 1864)*
  Arthur Capper (1865 - 1951)*
  Mary May Capper (1868 - 1939)*
  Bessie Capper Myers (1870 - 1909)*
  Benjamin Herbert Capper (1874 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Garnett Cemetery
Garnett
Anderson County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Anita Dennis
Record added: Aug 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75150515
Herbert Capper
Added by: Anita Dennis
 
Herbert Capper
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Herbert Capper
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