Rev Stephen Elliott

Rev Stephen Elliott

Birth
Death 13 Mar 1866 (aged 61)
Burial Beaufort, Beaufort County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 87257503 · View Source
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Stephen Elliott 15 Nov 1804-13 Mar 1866 is the son of William Elliott and Phoebe Waight. He married Ann Hutson Habersham in 1830, and they had six children. He graduated from Harvard in 1824, was a planter for a while, then studied for the ministry, being ordained an Episcopal priest in 1836. He was rector of St peter's in Charleston, of Prince William's and St Bartholomew's parishes. He devoted himself to missionary work among the Negroes and built a church for them on the Combahee River called Christ Chapel. He established a large integrated Sunday School.




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  • Created by: Candy Weickhardt Pethe
  • Added: 23 Mar 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 87257503
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Stephen Elliott (13 Nov 1804–13 Mar 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 87257503, citing Saint Helena's Episcopal Churchyard, Beaufort, Beaufort County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Candy Weickhardt Pethe (contributor 47586286) .