Elisha Robert Ragsdale
Elisha Robert Ragsdale: Standing Firm is the story of Robert Ragsdale (1825-1862) of Fairfield County, South Carolina. It is a tragic yet noble tale of a young man abandoned by his family, who suffered the loss of two wives and two children. Finally finding happiness only to have it taken away by the atrocities of the Civil War, Ragsdale lived a long and arduous life in his 36 short years.
His biography is a fascinating story of courage and perseverance.