William Capers Edit Profile
Attended South Carolina. College at Union, 1807-1808.
Elder, 1812; held many pastorates in South. Superintendent of missions to Creek Indians, 1821-1825. Secretary Southern Missionary Department of Methodist Church, 1840-1844.
Consecrated bishop of Methodist Church South, 1846. Worked primarily among plantation slaves.
Married Anna White, January 13, 1813. Married second, Susan McGill, October 31, 1816.