Ira Ussery1

M, (say 1883 - )
Birth*say 1883 Ira was born say 1883. 
Marriage*9 January 1906 He married Lureney Culpepper at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 9 January 1906.1 

Family

Lureney Culpepper (circa 1885 - )
Last Edited28 June 2004

Citations

  1. Laurens County Court of the Ordinary, Laurens Co., GA Marriages, 1851-1935, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1965, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film 410,104 - 410,113.
    Lena Culpepper and Ira Ussery on 9 Jan 1906 in Laurens Co., GA, Bk N-21.

Harriet South1

F, (1794 - )
Birth*1794 Harriet was born at St. Domingo (now Haiti) in 1794. Hariet's father was Samuel SOUTH, an army officer and most of his children were born abroad.1 
Baptism1796 She was baptized in 1796 at Devonshire, England
Married Namesay 1815  As of say 1815, her married name was Thompson. 
Marriage*say 1815 She married Lt. Frederick Thompson Royal Navy say 1815. Harriet and Frederick Thompson had five children.1 
Marriage*18 April 1835 She married John Spencer Colepeper (4) at St. John's, Wapping, London, England, on 18 April 1835. When they married, Harriet was 41 and John was 30 and a Police Officer in London.1,2 
Married Name18 April 1835  As of 18 April 1835, her married name was Colepeper. 
Name-AltSpell This surname is sometimes spelled Culpeper. 
Name-AltSpell This surname is sometimes spelled Culpepper. 
Relocation1843 She relocated in 1843 at Ceylon; JS Colepepper departed England with his wife and one child on the "Persia" on 7 Sept 1843.3 
Relocation*July 1853 She relocated in July 1853 at England; Returned to England alone on Steamer "Indus"4 
Biography* Harriet South Thompson was the mother-in-law of John Spencer Colepeper's brother, Frederick Henry Colepeper (1805 - 1848). The Sussex Fam Tree states Frederick's wife was Louisa (Harriet's daughter.) 

Family 1

Lt. Frederick Thompson Royal Navy (say 1794 - )
Child

Family 2

John Spencer Colepeper (4) (between 1804 and 1805 - 9 July 1861)
Last Edited21 May 2011

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2002-2010 to Warren Culpepper and SRILANKA-L at Rootsweb from Valerie Richards, Tenterden, co. Kent, England, e-mail address.
  2. Church of England, compiler, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2010.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1623
    Harriet Thompson (widow) and John Spencer Colepeper (bachelor) married 18 Apr 1835 at St John of Wapping, Tower Hamlets, co. Middlesex.
  3. Asiatic Journal, May-Oct 1843.
  4. Allens Indian Mail, 1853.

Leon Earl Culpepper

M, (23 May 1922 - 22 September 2007)
FatherLeon Freeman Culpepper (31 Dec 1897 - 12 Sep 1968)
MotherRuby Unity Stone (18 May 1904 - 31 Mar 1980)
Birth*23 May 1922 Leon was born at South Carolina on 23 May 1922.1,2 
(Son) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Leon and Jack was listed as a son in Leon Freeman Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Florence, Florence Co., South Carolina.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in South Carolina.2 
Marriage*say 1943 He married Grace Bray say 1943. 
Death*22 September 2007 He died at Littleton, Arapahoe Co., Colorado, on 22 September 2007 at age 85.2 

Family

Grace Bray (10 June 1926 - 7 February 2006)
Last Edited11 June 2016

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 13, Sheet 15A, Lines 28-38, 200 West Darlington St., Florence, Florence Co., SC
    Rent=$45, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Walter S. Monell, Head, M, 41, md@21, SC/SC/SC, Carpenter, Vet=N
    Vernie Monell, Wife, F, 32, md@17, SC/SC/SC
    Willie M. Monell, Daughter, F, 19, Sng, SC/SC/SC, Saleslady/Dept. Store
    Walter L. Monell, Son, M, 17, Sng, SC/SC/SC, Elevator Operator/Dept. Store
    Louise Monell, Daughter, F, 16, Sng, SC/SC/SC
    Marion Monell, Son, M, 14, Sng, SC/SC/SC
    Alma Monell, Daughter, F, 11, Sng, SC/SC/SC
    Leon Culpepper, Roomer, M, 31, md@22, SC/SC/SC, Machinist/Auto Shop, Vet=N
    Ruby Culpepper, Roomer, F, 24, md@16, SC/SC/SC
    Leon E. Culpepper, Roomer, M, 7, Sng, SC/SC/SC
    Jack W. Culpepper, Roomer, M, 5, Sng, SC/SC/SC.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Grace Bray

F, (10 June 1926 - 7 February 2006)
Birth*10 June 1926 Grace was born on 10 June 1926.1,2 
Marriage*say 1943 She married Leon Earl Culpepper say 1943. 
Married Namesay 1943  As of say 1943, her married name was Culpepper. 
SSN*1952 Her Social Security Number was issued in 1952 in South Carolina.2 
Death*7 February 2006 She died at Littleton, Arapahoe Co., Colorado, on 7 February 2006 at age 79.2 

Family

Leon Earl Culpepper (23 May 1922 - 22 September 2007)
Last Edited11 June 2016

Citations

  1. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8907&enc=1
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

May Pearl Christian1

F, (circa 1907 - 19 March 2011)
Birth*circa 1907 May was born circa 1907. She was the daughter of W. J. and Carrie Christian.2 
Marriage*say 1927 She married Ensley Benjamin Culpepper say 1927. 
Married Namesay 1927  As of say 1927, her married name was Culpepper. 
Death*19 March 2011 She died at Bessemer, Jefferson Co., Alabama, on 19 March 2011.2 
Obituary*20 March 2011 Mae Pearl Christian Culpepper, age 103, of Bessemer, AL, passed away on March 19, 2011. She was an Avon representative for over 50 years, a charter member of First Alliance Church, McCalla, AL.
     She was preceded in death by her husband, Ensley B. Culpepper; parents, W. J. and Carrie Christian; sisters, Berniece (Thomas P.) Jones, Willette (Glynn) Reeves Atchison; brothers, Festus (Wynona) Christian, Orman (Catherine) Christian, Dick (Margie) Christian; grandson, Terry E. Johnson; great grandson, Terry K. Johnson; son-in-law, O.L. Johnson, Jr..
     Survivors: son, Ed Culpepper and wife Estelle; daughter, Marjorie C. Johnson; grandchildren, Linda (Chuck) Carroll, Gary Johnson, Donna Burgess, Roger (Gwen) Johnson, Kim (Jacky) Shubert; great grandchildren, Erin (Matt) Parker, Ashley (Ralph) Bryant, Jordyn Shubert, Chuck (Laura) Carroll, Megan Johnson, Dana Johnson; five great great grandchildren; special love to her nieces and nephews.
     Funeral services will be held at Patterson-Forest Grove Funeral Home Monday, March 21, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. with burial in Highland Memorial Gardens. Rev. Frank Smith officiating. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 21, 2011 at 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home.
     Special thanks to her caregivers, Wilhemina Matthews, Mary Austin, Tess (Contessa) Colvin, Pat Ford, Pat Loose, Pat Stevens, Lorraine Mitchell, Cheffie Brown, Barbara Brewer, C. Tatum, Inger Bailey, Brenda Davis. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to First Alliance Church, PO Box 647, McCalla, AL 35111.2 
Burial*21 March 2011 Her body was interred on 21 March 2011 at Highland Memorial Gardens, Bessemer, Jefferson Co., Alabama.2 

Family

Ensley Benjamin Culpepper (29 June 1906 - 7 December 1987)
Child
Last Edited25 February 2017

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2008 to Culpepper Connections from William Edward 'Ed' Culpepper (#45433) (based in part on family interviews and records of Thurman L. Gallman), Charlotte, North Carolina, e-mail address.
  2. Birmingham News, Birmingham, Alabama.
    http://www.bhamnews.com
    Obituary of Mae Pearl Christian Culpepper (#44788), published 20 Mar 2011.

Edgar Otis Culpepper1

M, (21 July 1915 - August 1987)
FatherEdgar Benjamin Culpepper (3 Jan 1878 - 15 Nov 1968)
MotherLizzie Leona Baker (1 Jun 1893 - 8 Jun 1937)
Birth*21 July 1915 Edgar was born at Chilton Co., Alabama, on 21 July 1915.2,3 
(Son) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Edgar, John, Arthur and Ensley was listed as a son in Edgar Benjamin Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Clanton, Chilton Co., Alabama.2 
(Son) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Edgar, John and James was listed as a son in Edgar Benjamin Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Clanton, Chilton Co., Alabama.4 
SSN*1969 His Social Security Number was issued in 1969 in Alabama.3 
Death*August 1987 He died at Clanton, Chilton Co., Alabama, in August 1987 at age 72.3 
Biography* Edgar Otis never married. 
Last Edited4 October 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2008 to Culpepper Connections from William Edward 'Ed' Culpepper (#45433) (based in part on family interviews and records of Thurman L. Gallman), Charlotte, North Carolina, e-mail address.
  2. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 41, Page 10B, Lines 69-71, Pct 4, Clanton, Chilton Co., AL
    Ed. B. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, 40, md, AL/GA/GA, Farmer
    Lizzie Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, 26, md, AL/AL/AL
    Otis Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 18, sng, AL/AL/AL, Farm Laborer
    Ensley Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ottis Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Johnnie Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 1 5/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, Page 25A, Lines 7-13, Pct 4, Clanton, Chilton Co., AL
    Owns home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    E. B. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, 50, md@20, AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Lizzie Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, 37, md@19, AL/AL/AL
    Otis Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 14, sng, AL/AL/AL, Farm Laborer
    Johnnie Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 11, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Tressie Lee Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Bobbie Nell Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, 3, sng, AL/AL/AL
    James Reedie Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 1 2/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.

Gurtis Riggins1

F, (27 August 1918 - 11 December 2001)
Birth*27 August 1918 Gurtis was born on 27 August 1918.2 
Marriage*circa 1940 She married John Aurelius Culpepper circa 1940. 
Married Namecirca 1940  As of circa 1940, her married name was Culpepper. 
SSN*between 1957 and 1958 Her Social Security Number was issued between 1957 and 1958 in Alabama.2 
Death*11 December 2001 She died at Clanton, Chilton Co., Alabama, on 11 December 2001 at age 83.2 

Family

John Aurelius Culpepper (27 August 1918 - April 1984)
Last Edited4 October 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2008 to Culpepper Connections from William Edward 'Ed' Culpepper (#45433) (based in part on family interviews and records of Thurman L. Gallman), Charlotte, North Carolina, e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Zolon Kirby Broadhead1

M, (29 September 1918 - June 1986)
Birth*29 September 1918 Zolon was born on 29 September 1918.2 
Death*June 1986 He died at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama, in June 1986 at age 67.2 
Last Edited9 November 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2008 to Culpepper Connections from William Edward 'Ed' Culpepper (#45433) (based in part on family interviews and records of Thurman L. Gallman), Charlotte, North Carolina, e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Louie Kenneth Crowe1

M, (29 March 1923 - 19 November 1989)
Birth*29 March 1923 Louie was born on 29 March 1923.2 
Death*19 November 1989 He died at Alabama on 19 November 1989 at age 66.2 
Last Edited16 July 2002

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2008 to Culpepper Connections from William Edward 'Ed' Culpepper (#45433) (based in part on family interviews and records of Thurman L. Gallman), Charlotte, North Carolina, e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

James Reedie Culpepper1

M, (9 January 1928 - 12 June 2005)
FatherEdgar Benjamin Culpepper (3 Jan 1878 - 15 Nov 1968)
MotherLizzie Leona Baker (1 Jun 1893 - 8 Jun 1937)
Birth*9 January 1928 James was born at Chilton Co., Alabama, on 9 January 1928.1 
(Son) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Edgar, John and James was listed as a son in Edgar Benjamin Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Clanton, Chilton Co., Alabama.2 
Death*12 June 2005 He died at Gardendale, Jefferson Co., Alabama, on 12 June 2005 at age 77.3,4 
Last Edited31 August 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2008 to Culpepper Connections from William Edward 'Ed' Culpepper (#45433) (based in part on family interviews and records of Thurman L. Gallman), Charlotte, North Carolina, e-mail address.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, Page 25A, Lines 7-13, Pct 4, Clanton, Chilton Co., AL
    Owns home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    E. B. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, 50, md@20, AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Lizzie Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, 37, md@19, AL/AL/AL
    Otis Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 14, sng, AL/AL/AL, Farm Laborer
    Johnnie Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 11, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Tressie Lee Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Bobbie Nell Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, 3, sng, AL/AL/AL
    James Reedie Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, 1 2/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. E-mail written 2007-2011 to Warren L. Culpepper from Paulla Culpepper Manikowski (#45614), Dallas, Texas, e-mail address (May 2011).
  4. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm