Cleve Hope Culpepper1

M, (13 March 1898 - 4 September 1981)
FatherAdolphus Rutherford Stevenson Culpepper (6 Feb 1847 - 27 Sep 1906)
MotherHarriet Davis (8 Aug 1863 - 14 Jan 1933)
Birth*13 March 1898 Cleve was born at Fannin Co., Texas, on 13 March 1898.2 
(Son) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Aubrey, Stephen and Cleve was listed as a son in Adolphus Rutherford Stevenson Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Ravenna, Fannin Co., Texas.3 
(Son) 1910 Census15 April 1910 Aubrey, Stephen, Cleve and Robert was listed as a son in Harriet Davis's household on the 1910 Census at Fannin Co., Texas.4 
Residence*September 1918 Cleve and Harriet resided at Ravenna, Fannin Co., Texas, in September 1918.5 
WWI Draft Reg*12 September 1918 Cleve registered for the WW-I draft, naming Harriet Culpepper as his nearest relative, on 12 September 1918 at Bonham, Fannin Co., Texas.5 
(Son) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Aubrey, Stephen, Cleve and Robert was listed as a son in Harriet Davis's household on the 1920 Census at Fannin Co., Texas.6 
Marriage*2 June 1934 He married Willard Katherine Grant at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas, on 2 June 1934 at age 36. 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.2 
Death*4 September 1981 He died at Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas, on 4 September 1981 at age 83
Cleve Hope Culpepper, 83, a resident of Abilene for three years, died Friday at 7 p.m. at West Texas Medical Center. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Restland Memorial Park in Dallas.

Tom Gaumer, minister of Preston Road Church of Christ, and Adair P. Chapman of Crossroads Evangelism will officiate. Abilene arrangements will be handled by Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home.

Born March 13, 1898, in Ravenna, he married Miss Willard Grant in Dallas, June 2, 1934.

As a young man, he worked as a carpenter and a business agent for Carpenters Local 198 in Dallas. Before moving to Abilene, he had retired after 27 years with the U.S. Department of Labor, serving as state supervisor for the Bureau of Apprenticeship.

He was active in the Church of Christ in Dallas, serving for many years as an elder. In Abilene, he was a member of the University Church of Christ.

His survivors, all of Abilene, include his wife; two daughters, Harriet Culpepper and Nancy Hall; three grandchildren, Larry and Hary Hill and Kathy Wilson; a greatgrandchild, Sabrina Wilson; and a sister, Fannie Culpepper.

The family requests memorials be sent to Christian Care Center in Mesquite, Texas, or Christian Service Center in Abilene.2,7 

Family

Willard Katherine Grant (4 December 1905 - 14 April 1997)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited30 August 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written Aug 2010 to Warren Culpepper from Dora Ann Baldwin e-mail, 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
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 79, Sheet 2, Pg 162, Pct 7, Gen.com Img 3, Ravenna, Fannin Co., TX
    Adolph R. Culpepper, Head, M, Feb-1847, 53, M, md-14 yrs, TN MS AL, Grocer
    Hattie Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug-1862, 37, M, md-14 yrs, ch 5/5, MO NC KY
    Goldie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan-1887, 13, S, TX TN MO
    Fannie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Nov-1889, 10, S, TX TN MO
    Aubry Culpepper, Son, M, Sep-1892, 7, S, TX TN MO
    Earl Culpepper, Son, M, Mar-1895, 5, S, TX TN MO
    Cleve Culpepper, Son, M, Mar-1898, 2, S, TX TN MO.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 56, Sheet 21B, Pg 243B, Pct 7, Gen.com Img 40, Fannin Co., TX
    Hattie Culpepper, Head, F, 47, wid, ch 6/6, MO NC NC, Farmer
    Goldie Culpepper, Daughter, F, 23, S, TX TN MO, Teacher-Rural Sch.
    Ivan Aubrey Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, TX MO MO
    Earl Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, TX MO MO, Farm Laborer
    Joline Culpepper, Son, M, 11, S, TX MO MO, Farm Laborer
    Fulton Culpepper, Son, M, 9, S, TX MO MO.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    Cleve Hope Culpepper, Ravenna (Fannin Co.), Texas, age 20, born ___, Caucasian, Carpenter, Nearest relative: Hattie Culpepper, Ravenna, Texas, Medium height, Medium build, Blue eyes, Dark Brown hair, No disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918 at Bonham, Fannin Co., Texas.
  6. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 59, Sheet 26A, Pg 164, Pct 7, Ancestry.com Img-1, Ravenna, Fannin Co., TX
    Own-Farm
    Hatty (Davis) Culpepper, Head, F, 56, WD, MO NC KY
    Goldie Culpepper, Dau, F, 33, S, TX TN MO, Teacher-Pub School
    Fannie Culpepper, Dau, F, 30, WD & S?, TX TN MO, Teacher-Pub School
    Asbury R. Culpepper, Son, M, 27, S, TX TN MO, Carpenter
    Earl S. Culpepper, Son, M, 24, S, TX TN MO, Carpenter
    Cleve Culpepper, Son, M, 21, S, TX TN MO, Carpenter
    Fulton Culpepper, Son, M, 19, S, TX TN MO, Clerk-Lumberyard.
  7. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Cleve Hope Culpepper, Male, died 4 Sep 1981 in Taylor Co., TX.
  8. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Harriet Hope Culpepper, Female, born __ 1935 in Dallas Co., Texas, child of Cleve Hope Culpepper and Willard Grant.
  9. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Nancy Dell Culpepper, Female, born __ 1936 in Dallas Co., Texas, child of Cleve Hope Culpepper and Willard Grant.

Samuel Houston Culpepper

M, (8 April 1848 - 16 February 1897)
FatherJacob Joseph Culpepper of McMinn Co., TN (14 Sep 1818 - 2 Oct 1865)
MotherMary Ann Wallin (4 Mar 1823 - 20 Jan 1877)
DNA* To help confirm Samuel Houston Culpepper's descent from Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, we are seeking a male Culpepper descendant of Samuel's to participate in our free DNA testing project. For more information, go to: http://gen.culpepper.com/dna
Name Variation He was also known as Samuel Huston. 
Birth*8 April 1848 Samuel was born at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 8 April 1848.1,2 
Marriage*17 March 1870 He married Sarah D. Smith at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 17 March 1870 at age 21. 
1870 Census*1870 Samuel was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at McMinn Co., Tennessee
1880 Census*1 June 1880 Samuel was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Fannin Co., Texas.3 
Marriage*25 January 1883 He married Louise Etta Evans at Tarrant Co., Texas, on 25 January 1883 at age 34. 
Death*16 February 1897 He died at Fannin Co., Texas, on 16 February 1897 at age 48.2 
Burial*circa 18 February 1897 His body was interred circa 18 February 1897 at Mulberry Cemetery, Ravenna, Fannin Co., Texas.4,2
Reunion*9 July 2006 A reunion has been held annually for over 50 years for the descendants of: (1) Samuel Huston Culpepper, including the Henry B. and William N. Culpepper families, and (2) Lucinda Council Culpepper and John Wesly Walker. Any Culpepper descendent wishing to come is welcome! For many years it was held in July at the Coleman Park. The 2008 reunion has been canceled due to the economy and high gas prices.4 

Family 1

Sarah D. Smith (8 February 1855 - 18 September 1882)
Children

Family 2

Louise Etta Evans (1866 - 1943)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited3 November 2010

Citations

  1. Linda Adams records, Linda Adams to Lew Griffin.
    Linda Adams has his date of death as 8 Apr 1849. The the 1848 date is from a photo of the tombstone. Also, Samuel Huston was age two in the 1850 census.
  2. Tombstone.
    Mulberry Cemetery, Fannin Co., TX:
    Samuel H. Culpepper, 8 Apr 1848 – 16 Feb 1897
    S. D. Culpepper, 8 Feb 1855 – 18 Sep 1882.
  3. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 30, Sheet 37, Pg 520A, Pct 7, Fannin Co., TX
    Samuel Culpepper, M, 30, Head, M, TN TN TN, Farmer
    Sarah Culpepper, F, 25, Wife, M, TN TN TN
    Adolphus Culpepper, M, 9, Son, S, TX TN TN
    William Culpepper, M, 5, Son, S, TX TN TN
    Ida Culpepper, F, 1, Dau, S, TX TN TN
    Samuel Terrett, M, 24, Hired Hand, S, KY KY KY, Farm Laborer
    Adolphus Culpepper, M, 31, Bro, S, TN TN TN, Brick Mason.
  4. E-mail written 1996-2007 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Patsy Gay Culpepper Roberts (#6442), e-mail address.

Sarah Elizabeth Culpepper

F, (17 November 1850 - )
FatherJacob Joseph Culpepper of McMinn Co., TN (14 Sep 1818 - 2 Oct 1865)
MotherMary Ann Wallin (4 Mar 1823 - 20 Jan 1877)
Birth*17 November 1850 Sarah was born at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 17 November 1850. 
Marriage*23 October 1868 She married Francis Marion Smith at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 23 October 1868 at age 17. 
Married Name23 October 1868  As of 23 October 1868, her married name was Smith. 
(Sister) 1880 Census Thursa, Julia and Sarah was listed as a sister in Emma R. Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at McMinn Co., Tennessee.1 

Family

Francis Marion Smith (say 1846 - before 1880)
Child
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited6 January 2002

Citations

  1. FHL Film 1255268, National Archives Film T9-1268, District 17, Page 438C.

Emma R. Culpepper

F, (19 August 1853 - 11 June 1911)
FatherJacob Joseph Culpepper of McMinn Co., TN (14 Sep 1818 - 2 Oct 1865)
MotherMary Ann Wallin (4 Mar 1823 - 20 Jan 1877)
Birth*19 August 1853 Emma was born at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 19 August 1853. 
1880 Census* Emma was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at McMinn Co., Tennessee.1 
Marriage*25 May 1882 She married Sanford Woodson Gentry at Luskville, McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 25 May 1882 at age 28. 
Married Name25 May 1882  As of 25 May 1882, her married name was Gentry. 
Death*11 June 1911 She died at Bradley Co., Tennessee, on 11 June 1911 at age 57. 
Burial* Her body was interred at Fort Hill Cemetery, Bradley Co., Tennessee.2 

Family

Sanford Woodson Gentry (6 June 1852 - 28 January 1929)
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited8 July 2001

Citations

  1. FHL Film 1255268, National Archives Film T9-1268, District 17, Page 438C.
  2. Linda Adams records, Linda Adams to Lew Griffin.

John Franklin Culpepper

M, (23 March 1856 - 12 May 1931)
FatherJacob Joseph Culpepper of McMinn Co., TN (14 Sep 1818 - 2 Oct 1865)
MotherMary Ann Wallin (4 Mar 1823 - 20 Jan 1877)
DNA* John has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Benjamin Culpepper of Edgefield District, SC, who is a grandson of Joseph Culpepper and 2-great-grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*23 March 1856 John was born at Luskville, McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 23 March 1856. 
Photographedcirca 1870 He was photographed circa 1870 at Tennessee.1
John Franklin Culpepper circa 1870
Marriage*circa 1878 He married Eliza Ann Davis at Tennessee circa 1878. 
1880 Census* John was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Polk Co., Tennessee.2 
Marriage*24 October 1888 He married Onie Basinger at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 24 October 1888 at age 32. 
Photographed*circa 1900 He was photographed circa 1900 at Polk Co., Tennessee,
Front row(Left to right): Edgar Denton, Pete Turney, Onie Basinger Culpepper, Eunice Viola, Maude Bryan, John Franklin Culpepper, Leslie Slack and Ollie Grace.

Back row (Left to right): Three sons of Elizabeth Davis - Dolph, Dora, and Malcolm. The last is Ollie Grace.
FAMILY PORTRAIT OF JOHN FRANKLIN AND ONIE BASSINGER
Photographedcirca 1900 He was photographed circa 1900 at Polk Co., Tennessee.3
John Franklin Culpepper circa 1900
Census*1900 He was listed as a resident in the census report at Polk Co., Tennessee, in 1900. 
Photographedsay 1920 He was photographed say 1920 at Polk Co., Tennessee.1
John Franklin Culpepper carrying mailbag
Photographed*say 1930 He was photographed say 1930 at Polk Co., Tennessee.1
John Franklin & Onie Culpepper
Death*12 May 1931 He died at Wetmore, Polk Co., Tennessee, on 12 May 1931 at age 75. 
Burial*after 12 May 1931 His body was interred after 12 May 1931 at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Linsdale, Polk Co., Tennessee.4 
Biography* John Franklin and his wife were charter members of Wetmore Baptist Church in Polk County, TN. John was a rural mail carrier between 1910 and 1925 and was later a tenant farmer on the Savannah Farms located on the Hiwassee River. He was the father of eighteen children. Robert Hugh is the last living child. 

Family 1

Eliza Ann Davis (9 March 1860 - 14 March 1888)
Children

Family 2

Onie Basinger (27 February 1871 - 20 November 1954)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited17 January 2017

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001 to Warren L. Culpepper from Regina Tullock.
  2. FHL Film 1255275, National Archives Film T9-1275, District 1, Page 4B.
  3. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from Dennis E. Morgan (son of Catherine Culpepper).
  4. e-mail address.

Thursa Ann Culpepper

F, (30 May 1858 - 1914)
FatherJacob Joseph Culpepper of McMinn Co., TN (14 Sep 1818 - 2 Oct 1865)
MotherMary Ann Wallin (4 Mar 1823 - 20 Jan 1877)
Birth*30 May 1858 Thursa was born at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 30 May 1858. 
(Sister) 1880 Census Thursa, Julia and Sarah was listed as a sister in Emma R. Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at McMinn Co., Tennessee.1 
Marriage*26 March 1893 She married Edward Newton at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 26 March 1893 at age 34. 
Married Name26 March 1893  As of 26 March 1893, her married name was Newton. 
Death*1914 She died at McMinn Co., Tennessee, in 1914. 
Burial*1914 Her body was interred in 1914 at Clear Springs Cemetery, McMinn Co., Tennessee

Family

Edward Newton (say 1856 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited6 January 2002

Citations

  1. FHL Film 1255268, National Archives Film T9-1268, District 17, Page 438C.

Eliza Ann Davis1

F, (9 March 1860 - 14 March 1888)
Name Variation She was also known as Ann Elizabeth Davis. 
Birth*9 March 1860 Eliza was born at Tennessee on 9 March 1860. 
Marriage*circa 1878 She married John Franklin Culpepper at Tennessee circa 1878. 
Married Namecirca 1878  As of circa 1878, her married name was Culpepper. 
Death*14 March 1888 She died at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 14 March 1888 at age 28. 
Biography* Ann E. is from the census, but some researchers list her as "Elizia Elizabeth." Her tombstone reads "Eliza."

Eliza Ann Davis died about a year after the birth of their fourth child, Graftin, who died a day after she did. 
Burial*say 21 March 1888 Her body was interred say 21 March 1888 at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Linsdale, Polk Co., Tennessee.2,1 

Family

John Franklin Culpepper (23 March 1856 - 12 May 1931)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited17 January 2017

Citations

  1. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 10122563.
  2. e-mail address.

Malcolm Royalston Culpepper1

M, (24 January 1880 - 10 October 1958)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherEliza Ann Davis (9 Mar 1860 - 14 Mar 1888)
Birth*24 January 1880 Malcolm was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 24 January 1880. 
Marriage*27 June 1904 He married Nora Bell Johnson at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 27 June 1904 at age 24. 
Death*10 October 1958 He died at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 10 October 1958 at age 78. 

Family

Nora Bell Johnson (19 December 1884 - 28 October 1939)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Citations

  1. Linda Adams records, Linda Adams to Lew Griffin.

Dora Culpepper

M, (May 1882 - )
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherEliza Ann Davis (9 Mar 1860 - 14 Mar 1888)
Birth*May 1882 Dora was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, in May 1882. 
Marriage*17 November 1909 He married Lydia Emerson at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 17 November 1909 at age 27. 

Family

Lydia Emerson (say 1885 - )
Child
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Adolph Culpepper1

M, (25 November 1885 - 17 December 1971)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherEliza Ann Davis (9 Mar 1860 - 14 Mar 1888)
Birth*25 November 1885 Adolph was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 25 November 1885. 
Marriage*10 October 1907 He married Maude Mae Kilpatrick on 10 October 1907 at age 21. 
Death*17 December 1971 He died at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 17 December 1971 at age 86. 

Family

Maude Mae Kilpatrick (7 July 1890 - 31 May 1985)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Citations

  1. Linda Adams records, Linda Adams to Lew Griffin.

Maude Mae Kilpatrick

F, (7 July 1890 - 31 May 1985)
Birth*7 July 1890 Maude was born at Ranger, Cherokee Co., North Carolina, on 7 July 1890. 
Marriage*10 October 1907 She married Adolph Culpepper on 10 October 1907 at age 17. 
Married Name10 October 1907  As of 10 October 1907, her married name was Culpepper. 
Death*31 May 1985 She died at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 31 May 1985 at age 94. 

Family

Adolph Culpepper (25 November 1885 - 17 December 1971)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Ruth Kilpatrick Culpepper1

F, (30 July 1908 - 30 December 2001)
FatherAdolph Culpepper (25 Nov 1885 - 17 Dec 1971)
MotherMaude Mae Kilpatrick (7 Jul 1890 - 31 May 1985)
Birth*30 July 1908 Ruth was born at Wetmore, Polk Co., Tennessee, on 30 July 1908. 
Marriage*22 April 1935 She married Joe Bryant Brown at Tennessee on 22 April 1935 at age 26. 
Married Name22 April 1935  As of 22 April 1935, her married name was Brown. 
Death*30 December 2001 She died at Etowah, McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 30 December 2001 at age 93. 

Family

Joe Bryant Brown (1 March 1905 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited23 January 2002

Citations

  1. Linda Adams records, Linda Adams to Lew Griffin.

Edgar Denton Culpepper

M, (21 August 1889 - 21 March 1961)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherOnie Basinger (27 Feb 1871 - 20 Nov 1954)
Birth*21 August 1889 Edgar was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 21 August 1889. 
Marriage*circa 1919 He married Nancy Jeanette Jenkins at McMinn Co., Tennessee, circa 1919. 
1920 Census* Edgar was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at McMinn Co., Tennessee.1 
Death*21 March 1961 He died at Etowah, McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 21 March 1961 at age 71. 

Family

Nancy Jeanette Jenkins (circa 1894 - April 1965)
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited6 January 2002

Citations

  1. ED 58, sheet 17, line 16.

Ollie Grace Culpepper

F, (19 December 1890 - 31 January 1967)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherOnie Basinger (27 Feb 1871 - 20 Nov 1954)
Married Name Her married name was Sartin. 
Birth*19 December 1890 Ollie was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 19 December 1890. 
Marriage*24 July 1916 She married William Roy Tullock at Delano, Polk Co., Tennessee, on 24 July 1916 at age 25. 
Married Name24 July 1916  As of 24 July 1916, her married name was Tullock. 
Marriage* She married Will Sartin
Death*31 January 1967 She died on 31 January 1967 at age 76. 

Family 1

William Roy Tullock (26 November 1897 - 15 January 1978)

Family 2

Will Sartin (say 1888 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Peter Turner Culpepper

M, (25 November 1892 - 2 January 1955)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherOnie Basinger (27 Feb 1871 - 20 Nov 1954)
Birth*25 November 1892 Peter was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 25 November 1892. 
Marriage*24 December 1922 He married Maude Coleman at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 24 December 1922 at age 30. 
Death*2 January 1955 He died on 2 January 1955 at age 62. 

Family

Maude Coleman (29 July 1902 - 16 March 1996)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Maude B. Culpepper

F, (13 September 1896 - 12 November 1989)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherOnie Basinger (27 Feb 1871 - 20 Nov 1954)
Married Name Her married name was Pack. 
Birth*13 September 1896 Maude was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 13 September 1896. 
Marriage* She married Arthur Pack
Death*12 November 1989 She died at Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., Tennessee, on 12 November 1989 at age 93.1 

Family

Arthur Pack (21 November 1883 - 31 December 1938)
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Citations

  1. 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

Eunice Viola Culpepper1

F, (30 April 1898 - 14 June 1990)
FatherJohn Franklin Culpepper (23 Mar 1856 - 12 May 1931)
MotherOnie Basinger (27 Feb 1871 - 20 Nov 1954)
Birth28 April 1898 Eunice was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 28 April 1898.2 
Birth*30 April 1898 Eunice was born at Polk Co., Tennessee, on 30 April 1898. 
Married NameJuly 1919  As of July 1919, her married name was Payne. 
Marriage*July 1919 She married Creed Roy Payne at Maryville, Blount Co., Tennessee, in July 1919 at age 21. 
Death*14 June 1990 She died on 14 June 1990 at age 92. 

Family

Creed Roy Payne (say 1897 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 April 1999

Citations

  1. Linda Adams records, Linda Adams to Lew Griffin.
  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

Gustavus Adolphus Culpepper1

M, (5 March 1863 - 15 July 1926)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*5 March 1863 Gustavus was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 5 March 1863.2 
Marriage*11 November 1884 He married R. J. Crow at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 11 November 1884 at age 21.3 
Marriage24 December 1898 He married Dollie Tucker at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 24 December 1898 at age 35.3 
1900 Census*1 June 1900 Gustavus was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Walker Co., Georgia.4 
1920 Census* Gustavus was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Carterville, Williamson Co., Illinois.5 
Death*15 July 1926 He died at Jefferson Co., Alabama, on 15 July 1926 at age 63.6,2 
Burial*circa 17 July 1926 His body was interred circa 17 July 1926 at Providence Methodist Church Cemetery, Pinson, Jefferson Co., Alabama.2 
Biography* Adolphus was a miner. His first wife died circa 1895 when the children were young, and he remarried Dollie Tucker in Dec 1898. Only 18 months later, according to the 1900 census, Dollie was living with her sister's family in Subligna, Chattooga Co., GA, while Adolphus was living with his children in adjacent Walker Co., GA. 

Family

R. J. Crow (say 1866 - circa 1895)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited13 December 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1983-2011 to Lew Griffin from Mary Genevieve Taylor Harris (#48715), Dallas, TX, e-mail address.
  2. Marilyn Davis Barefield, compiler, Cemeteries of Jefferson County, Alabama (2 vols.), Birmingham, Alabama: Birmingham Public Library, 1991, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 976.178 V3h v1&2.
    Volume 2, pages 28 & 128:
    Providence Methodist Church Cemetery, Pinson, Jefferson Co., Alabama
    + G. A. Culpepper 5 Mar 1863 - 15 Jul 1926.
  3. Jordan R. Dodd, compiler, Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1999.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4192
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 100, Page 292A (14), Family 263, Kensington District, Walker Co., GA
    Gustavus A. Culpepper, , Head, M, Mar 1865, 35, Md 16 yrs, AL/AL/AL
    Zudie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Oct 1885, 14, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Minnie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Grady Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1890, 9, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ethel Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan 1893, 7, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. ED 161, sheet 2, line 78, household of Achrah M. Norton.
  6. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    G. A. Culpepper died Jul 1926 in Jefferson Co., Alabama.

Harrison McDonald Culpepper

M, (23 October 1867 - 30 October 1947)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Name Variation He was also known as Donald. 
Birth*23 October 1867 Harrison was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 23 October 1867. 
Marriage*5 January 1891 He married Mattie A. Howard at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 5 January 1891 at age 23.1 
1900 Census*1900 Harrison was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.2
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
1910 Census*1910 Harrison was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama
1920 Census*1920 Harrison was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama.3 
(Father) 1940 Census1 April 1940 Harrison was listed as a father in David Washington Culpepper's household on the 1940 Census at New Organ, DeKalb Co., Alabama.4 
Death*30 October 1947 He died on 30 October 1947 at age 80. 
Burial*say 2 November 1947 His body was interred say 2 November 1947 at Fischer Cemetery, Fischer Crossroads, DeKalb Co., Alabama.5 

Family

Mattie A. Howard (December 1870 - )
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited18 July 2014

Citations

  1. Jordan R. Dodd, compiler, Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1999.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4192
  2. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  3. ED 73, sheet 4, line 26.
  4. 1940 (16th) US Census, compiled by the US Bureau of the Census, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls., Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2442
    New Organ, DeKalb Co., Alabama; Roll: T627_27; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 25-43, Lines 16-22, All had same residence in 1935
    Dave Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 37, md, 6th grade edu, AL, Farmer
    Jessie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 38, md, 2nd yr HS edu, AL, cotton mill worker
    Cleus May Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 13, sng,
    David Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, sng
    James Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng
    Gleason Ray Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 4, sng
    H M Culpeppe, Father, M, Wh, 72, md, unemployed.
  5. http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/dekalb/fischer/index.htm

James Washington Culpepper1

M, (18 June 1870 - 19 November 1943)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
DNA* James has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Benjamin Culpepper of Edgefield District, SC, who is a grandson of Joseph Culpepper and 2-great-grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*18 June 1870 James was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 18 June 1870. 
Marriage*circa 1900 He married Ellen L. (?) circa 1900. 
1900 Census* James was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.2
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Marriage*circa 1927 He married Nellie E. (?) at Alabama circa 1927.2,3 
1930 Census*1 April 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama.3 
Death*19 November 1943 He died at Woodlawn, Jefferson Co., Alabama, on 19 November 1943 at age 73.2,4 
Burial*21 November 1943 His body was interred on 21 November 1943 at Fischer Cemetery, Fischer Crossroads, DeKalb Co., Alabama.2 
Biography* James was in the mercantile business. 

Family 1

Ellen L. (?) (February 1880 - )

Family 2

Nellie E. (?) (26 January 1898 - May 1976)
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited8 July 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1983-2011 to Lew Griffin from Mary Genevieve Taylor Harris (#48715), Dallas, TX, e-mail address.
  2. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 54, Sheet 13A, Lines 42-47, 1016 Fifth St, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL (8 Apr 1930)
    Rent=$20, Radio=N, Farm=N (ID: 6036)
    James W. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 55, [email protected], AL/GA/GA, Sales/Retail Grocery, Vet=N
    Nellie E. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 30, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    James W. Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, Wh, 7/12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Herman Salter, Stepson, M, Wh, 8, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Leroy Salter, Stepson, M, Wh, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    James W. Culpepper died 19 Nov 1943 in Jefferson Co., Alabama.

Mary Candace Culpepper1

F, (8 June 1871 - 14 September 1955)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*8 June 1871 Mary was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 8 June 1871. 
Name-AltSpell2 June 1889 This surname is sometimes spelled Simms. 
Married Name2 June 1889  As of 2 June 1889, her married name was Sims. 
Marriage*2 June 1889 She married Thomas J. Sims at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 2 June 1889 at age 17. 
Death*14 September 1955 She died at Waco, McLennan Co., Texas, on 14 September 1955 at age 84. 
Biography* Candace and Thomas moved to Texas sometime between 1892 and 1893. According to family tradtion, the crossing of the Mississippi River scared Candace so much, that even though she missed her family badly, she said she could never go through that crossing again to visit. 

Family

Thomas J. Sims (say 1871 - )
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited23 July 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2007 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Jill G. Lewis, e-mail address.

Margaret Esther Culpepper

F, (September 1875 - 1944)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*September 1875 Margaret was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in September 1875. 
(Daughter) Photographedcirca 1905 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.1
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
1920 Census* Margaret was listed as a daughter in Margaret Drake's household on the 1920 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama.2 
Biography* Margaret never married. 
Death*1944 She died at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama, in 1944. 
Burial*1944 Her body was interred in 1944 at Fischer Cemetery, Fischer Crossroads, DeKalb Co., Alabama.3 
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited18 July 2014

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  2. ED 72, sheet 10, line 53.
  3. http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/dekalb/fischer/index.htm

William Loren Culpepper1

M, (2 February 1876 - 15 June 1961)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*2 February 1876 William was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 2 February 1876. 
Marriage*18 March 1900 He married Martha Alice Reece at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 18 March 1900 at age 24. 
1900 Census*1 June 1900 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Chattooga Co., Georgia.2 
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.3
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
1910 Census*1910 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama.4 
1920 Census*1920 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama.5 
1930 Census*1 April 1930 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama.6 
Death*15 June 1961 He died at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama, on 15 June 1961 at age 85. 

Family

Martha Alice Reece (19 August 1880 - December 1979)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited8 December 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1983-2011 to Lew Griffin from Mary Genevieve Taylor Harris (#48715), Dallas, TX, e-mail address.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 248A (6), Family 92, Alpine District, Chattooga Co., GA
    William L. Culpepper, Head, M, Feb 1876, 24, md 2/12 yr., AL/AL/AL, Day Laborer
    Mary J. Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug 1880, 19, md 2/12 yr., ch 0/0, AL/AL/AL
    Homer Culpepper, Brother, M, Apr 1882, 18, Sng, Day Laborer, AL/AL/AL
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Sister, F, Aug 1880, 19, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  4. ED 40, sheet 5.
  5. ED 72, sheet 16, line 22.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 18, Sheet 50A, Lines 37-44, 130 N 73rd St, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL (15 Apr 1930)
    Rent=$25, Radio=N, Farm=N
    William L. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 54, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Salesman/Retail Grocery, Vet=N
    Martha A. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 49, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Claud R. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 28, sng, AL/AL/AL, Machinist/Adding Machines
    Gladstone L. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 23, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mildred Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Arline Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 11, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ardelle Ausley, Dau, F, Wh, 25, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Jospeh M. Ausley, GrandSon, M, Wh, 1/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.

Milton Homer Culpepper

M, (2 April 1878 - 7 June 1955)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*2 April 1878 Milton was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 2 April 1878.1 
(Brother) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Milton was listed as a brother in William Loren Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Chattooga Co., Georgia.2 
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.3
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Marriage*circa 1907 He married Clara Maude Highsmith at Alabama circa 1907. 
1910 Census*1910 Milton was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama.4 
1920 Census*1920 Milton was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama.5 
1930 Census*1 April 1930 Milton was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Valley Head, DeKalb Co., Alabama.6 
Death*7 June 1955 He died on 7 June 1955 at age 77.1 
Burial*circa 9 June 1955 His body was interred circa 9 June 1955 at Valley Head Cemetery, Valley Head, DeKalb Co., Alabama.1 

Family

Clara Maude Highsmith (28 May 1889 - 1 April 1943)
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited14 May 2008

Citations

  1. Cemetery Census, Valley Head Cemetery, Valley Head, DeKalb Co., AL
    - Milton H. Culpepper, 2 Apr 1878 - 7 Jun 1955 (next to Clara Maude)
    - Clara Maude Culpepper, 28 May 1889 - 1 Apr 1943 (next to Milton H.)
    - Eugene D. Culpepper, 12 May 1911 - 21 Jan 1964 (next to Milton H.)
    - F. Louise Culpepper, 20 Jun 1916 - 3 Sep 1922, d/o M.H. & C.M. Culpepper
    - Mary Lucille Culpepper, 30 Sep 1909 - 6 May 1994.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 248A (6), Family 92, Alpine District, Chattooga Co., GA
    William L. Culpepper, Head, M, Feb 1876, 24, md 2/12 yr., AL/AL/AL, Day Laborer
    Mary J. Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug 1880, 19, md 2/12 yr., ch 0/0, AL/AL/AL
    Homer Culpepper, Brother, M, Apr 1882, 18, Sng, Day Laborer, AL/AL/AL
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Sister, F, Aug 1880, 19, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  4. ED 50, sheet 8.
  5. ED 73, sheet 1, line 95.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, Sheet 3A, Lines 26-33, Valley Head, DeKalb Co., AL (4 Apr 1930) (#6040)v
    Owns home ($2,000), Radio=N, Farm=N
    M. Homer Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 57, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, House carpenter, Vet=N
    Clara M. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 40, [email protected], TN/GA/GA
    Lucile Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 20, sng, AL/AL/TN
    Eugene D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 18, sng, AL/AL/TN
    Robert C. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, sng, AL/AL/TN
    Loranza D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 8, sng, AL/AL/TN
    K. Jaunita Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 7, sng, AL/AL/TN
    Clara W. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 3, sng, AL/AL/TN.

Katie M. Culpepper1

F, (13 August 1880 - circa 1963)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Married Name Her married name was Southerland. 
Birth*13 August 1880 Katie was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 13 August 1880. 
Marriage* She married G. Huse Southerland
(Sister) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Katie was listed as a sister in William Loren Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Chattooga Co., Georgia.2 
(Daughter) Photographedcirca 1905 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.3
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Death*circa 1963 She died circa 1963. 
Biography* Katie and her husband had four children. 

Family

G. Huse Southerland (say 1878 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited5 January 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1983-2011 to Lew Griffin from Mary Genevieve Taylor Harris (#48715), Dallas, TX, e-mail address.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 248A (6), Family 92, Alpine District, Chattooga Co., GA
    William L. Culpepper, Head, M, Feb 1876, 24, md 2/12 yr., AL/AL/AL, Day Laborer
    Mary J. Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug 1880, 19, md 2/12 yr., ch 0/0, AL/AL/AL
    Homer Culpepper, Brother, M, Apr 1882, 18, Sng, Day Laborer, AL/AL/AL
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Sister, F, Aug 1880, 19, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.

Albert S. Culpepper1

M, (2 February 1884 - August 1971)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Name Variation He was also known as Johnson Culpepper. 
Birth*2 February 1884 Albert was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 2 February 1884.2 
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.3
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Marriage*circa 1916 He married Hettie Rogers at Alabama circa 1916. 
1920 Census*1920 Albert was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama.4 
Death*August 1971 He died at Dawson, DeKalb Co., Alabama, in August 1971 at age 87.2 
Burial*August 1971 His body was interred in August 1971 at Glenwood Cemetery, Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama.1 

Family

Hettie Rogers (10 December 1888 - 15 May 1969)
Child
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited25 January 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2007 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Jill G. Lewis, 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
  3. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  4. ED 72, sheet 11, line 70.

Grover Cleveland Culpepper

M, (10 March 1885 - May 1971)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*10 March 1885 Grover was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 10 March 1885.1 
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.2
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Marriage*29 July 1916 He married Grace Stansel at Walker Co., Georgia, on 29 July 1916 at age 31.3 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas; Grover Cleveland's social security card was issued in Texas. He is said to have moved to Ohio, later returning to De Kalb Co., AL.1 
Death*May 1971 He died at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama, in May 1971 at age 86.1 

Family

Grace Stansel (say 1890 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited25 January 2007

Citations

  1. 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
  2. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  3. USGenWeb Archives.
    https://sites.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Walker Co., GA Marriages
    Grover C. Culpepper and Grace Stansel on 29 Jul 1916 in Walker Co., GA, 5-454.

Braxton Bragg Culpepper1

M, (July 1889 - 1960)
FatherJoel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
MotherMargaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*July 1889 Braxton was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in July 1889. 
(Son) Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.2
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Marriage*circa 1918 He married Omie (?) circa 1918. 
Death*1960 He died in 1960. 
Burial*1960 His body was interred in 1960 at Fischer Cemetery, Fischer Crossroads, DeKalb Co., Alabama.3 
Biography* Braxton spent most of his life in Chattanooga, TN. 

Family

Omie (?) (22 June 1886 - 16 September 1987)
Child
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited18 July 2014

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1983-2011 to Lew Griffin from Mary Genevieve Taylor Harris (#48715), Dallas, TX, e-mail address.
  2. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  3. http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/dekalb/fischer/index.htm

Zudie Culpepper

F, (October 1885 - )
FatherGustavus Adolphus Culpepper (5 Mar 1863 - 15 Jul 1926)
MotherR. J. Crow (s 1866 - c 1895)
Birth*October 1885 Zudie was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in October 1885.1 
(Daughter) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Zudie, Minnie and Ethel was listed as a daughter in Gustavus Adolphus Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Walker Co., Georgia.1 
Married Name27 March 1901  As of 27 March 1901, her married name was Styles.2 
Marriage*27 March 1901 She married David Styles at Walker Co., Georgia, on 27 March 1901 at age 15.2 

Family

David Styles (say 1882 - )
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited25 August 2003

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 100, Page 292A (14), Family 263, Kensington District, Walker Co., GA
    Gustavus A. Culpepper, , Head, M, Mar 1865, 35, Md 16 yrs, AL/AL/AL
    Zudie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Oct 1885, 14, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Minnie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Grady Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1890, 9, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ethel Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan 1893, 7, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  2. USGenWeb Archives.
    https://sites.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Walker Co., GA Marriages
    Zoolie Culpepper and David Styles on 27 Mar 1901 in Walker Co., GA, 2-246.

Minnie Culpepper

F, (August 1888 - )
FatherGustavus Adolphus Culpepper (5 Mar 1863 - 15 Jul 1926)
MotherR. J. Crow (s 1866 - c 1895)
Birth*August 1888 Minnie was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in August 1888.1 
(Daughter) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Zudie, Minnie and Ethel was listed as a daughter in Gustavus Adolphus Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Walker Co., Georgia.1 
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited25 August 2003

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 100, Page 292A (14), Family 263, Kensington District, Walker Co., GA
    Gustavus A. Culpepper, , Head, M, Mar 1865, 35, Md 16 yrs, AL/AL/AL
    Zudie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Oct 1885, 14, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Minnie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Grady Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1890, 9, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ethel Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan 1893, 7, Sng, AL/AL/AL.

Grady Lee Culpepper1,2

M, (10 November 1886 - November 1970)
FatherGustavus Adolphus Culpepper (5 Mar 1863 - 15 Jul 1926)
MotherR. J. Crow (s 1866 - c 1895)
Birth*10 November 1886 Grady was born at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 10 November 1886.2 
Birth10 November 1890 He was born on 10 November 1890.3 
(Son) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Grady was listed as a son in Gustavus Adolphus Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Walker Co., Georgia.4 
Marriage*circa 1912 He married Minnie Murphy circa 1912.1 
WWI Draft Reg*5 June 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 5 June 1917 at Brookside, Jefferson Co., Alabama.2 
1920 Census*1 January 1920 Grady was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Jefferson Co., Alabama.5 
1930 Census*1 April 1930 Grady was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Acmar, Saint Clair Co., Alabama.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.3 
Death*November 1970 He died at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama, in November 1970.3 

Family

Minnie Murphy (circa 1897 - )
Children
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited13 December 2005

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 33, Page 15A, Lines 26-30, Acmar Mine Rd, Acmar, St. Clair Co., Alabama (24 Apr 1930)
    Rent=$6, Radio=Y, Farm=N, Vet=No
    Grady L. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 39, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Coal Digger
    Minnie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 32, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    L. C. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 16, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Virginia Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 14, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Georgia A. Murphy, Mother-in-law, F, Wh, 64, wid, AL/AL/AL.
  2. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    Grady Lee Culpepper, Morris, Jefferson Co., Alabama, age 30, born 10 Nov 1886 in Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama, Employed as a Miner at the Majestic Coal Company, Majestic, Jefferson Co., Alabama; Married with two children; Caucasian; Previously served 2 years as a Seaman in the US Navy; Claims exemption from service in order to support family; Medium height, Medium build, Brown eyes, Dark brown hair, Not bald, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 at Brookside, Jefferson Co., Alabama.
  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. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 100, Page 292A (14), Family 263, Kensington District, Walker Co., GA
    Gustavus A. Culpepper, , Head, M, Mar 1865, 35, Md 16 yrs, AL/AL/AL
    Zudie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Oct 1885, 14, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Minnie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Grady Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1890, 9, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ethel Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan 1893, 7, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 123, Sheet 6A, Lines 14-17, 17 Jasper Rd, 16th Pct, Jefferson Co., AL (14 Jan 1920)
    Gradie Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 29, md, AL/AL/AL, Coal Miner
    Minnie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 22, md, AL/AL/AL
    L. C. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Virginia Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 4, sng, AL/AL/AL.

Ethel Culpepper

F, (January 1893 - )
FatherGustavus Adolphus Culpepper (5 Mar 1863 - 15 Jul 1926)
MotherR. J. Crow (s 1866 - c 1895)
Birth*January 1893 Ethel was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in January 1893.1 
(Daughter) 1900 Census1 June 1900 Zudie, Minnie and Ethel was listed as a daughter in Gustavus Adolphus Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Walker Co., Georgia.1 
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited25 August 2003

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 100, Page 292A (14), Family 263, Kensington District, Walker Co., GA
    Gustavus A. Culpepper, , Head, M, Mar 1865, 35, Md 16 yrs, AL/AL/AL
    Zudie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Oct 1885, 14, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Minnie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Grady Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1890, 9, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ethel Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan 1893, 7, Sng, AL/AL/AL.