A. Paul Repiton, Jr., Wilmington, N.C.


Title
A. Paul Repiton, Jr., Wilmington, N.C.
Description
Photograph of Alphonse Paul Repiton, Jr. Handwritten note on back of photograph states: A. Paul Repiton, Jr., and his half brother, John C. McHenry, served in the Confederate War in Moore's Battery of Artillery (N.C.). Died Dec. 25, 1877. Date approximated.
Date
1867-1877
Original Format
photographs
Extent
5cm x 11cm
Local Identifier
0179-b1-ff-i6
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Rights
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Comments

Therese Sadler Mar 25 2009

The item has a tag line stating that Alphonse P. Repiton, Jr., served in the Army with his half-brother John C. McHenry, however, this is not the correct name for John.  It should read John C. McIlhenny.  John was the son of Sarah Cowan and her first husband, John K. McIlhenny of Wilmington, NC.  And therefore would be the half-brother of Alphonse Repiton, Jr..  John C. McIlhenny is listed in the Roster of North Carolina Troops, 1861-65 as is Alphonse Paul Repiton, Jr., as enlistments in the same company. Also, the troop enlistment information is stated in the obituary of John C. McIlhenny.

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