Reuben Harrell

M, (say 1770 - before June 1822)
Name Variation He was also known as Ruben. 
Birth*say 1770 Reuben was born say 1770. 
Marriage*17 January 1794 He married Lucretia Barnes at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 17 January 1794.1 
1800 Census*4 August 1800 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1800 on 4 August 1800 at Nash Co., North Carolina.2 
1810 Census*6 August 1810 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1810 on 6 August 1810 at Nash Co., North Carolina.3 
Death*before June 1822 He died at Nash Co., North Carolina, before June 1822
Harrell, Reuben, inventory by Jethro Harrell, admr., Aug 1822. Lucretia Harrell, Jethro Harrell, William Harrell, Mildred Harrell, and Rebeckah Harrell bought. Account current, Nov. Term 1824.4 

Family

Lucretia Barnes (say 1773 - before May 1838)
Children
Last Edited27 August 2003

Citations

  1. Church of Latter Day Saints, compiler, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Intellectual Reserve, Inc..
    http://www.familysearch.org/
    Batch number: 7230511, Sheet: 49.
  2. 1800 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 105: one male under ten, one male 26 to 45; three females under ten, one female 16-26, one female 26 to 45.
  3. 1810 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 77: "Rheubin Harel" one male under ten, one male 10 to 16, one male 26 to 45; four females under ten, one female 10 to 16, one female 16 to 26, one female 16 to 45.
  4. Joseph W. Watson, Abstracts of early records of Nash county, North Carolina 1777-1859, Rocky Mount, NC: Dixie Letter Service, 1963.

Lucretia Barnes

F, (say 1773 - before May 1838)
Birth*say 1773 Lucretia was born say 1773. 
Marriage*17 January 1794 She married Reuben Harrell at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 17 January 1794.1 
Married Name17 January 1794  As of 17 January 1794, her married name was Harrell. 
Will*5 March 1838 She made a will at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 5 March 1838.

Will mentions daughter Elizabeth Culpepper -- negro girl Caroline. Sons of my son John Harrell -- boy Cary. Daughter Rebekah Culpepper -- girl Julia, 1 bed and furniture. Daughter emillia Taylor -- woman Fanny. Son William Harrell -- boy Crafford. Daughter Charlotte Whitley -- girl Dinah, 2 beds & furniture. Rest of property to go to my 4 said daughters. Executor: son-in-law Allen Taylor. Witnesses: Timothy Terrell, Willis Whitley. 
Death*before May 1838 She died at Nash Co., North Carolina, before May 1838. 
Probate*May 1838 Probate action was taken on Lucretia's estate in May 1838 at Nash Co., North Carolina

Family

Reuben Harrell (say 1770 - before June 1822)
Children
Last Edited27 August 2003

Citations

  1. Church of Latter Day Saints, compiler, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Intellectual Reserve, Inc..
    http://www.familysearch.org/
    Batch number: 7230511, Sheet: 49.

Georgia N. (?)

F, (July 1856 - )
Birth*July 1856 Georgia was born at Georgia in July 1856. 
Marriage*say 1876 She married Ransom Keadle at Georgia say 1876. 
Married Namesay 1876  As of say 1876, her married name was Keadle. 
(Wife) 1900 Census1900 Georgia was listed as Ransom Keadle's wife on the 1900 Census at Coldwater, Calhoun Co., Alabama. 45 m-Precinct 4 ED 28 sheet 7 line 95. 

Family

Ransom Keadle (27 May 1854 - 27 February 1944)
Last Edited17 July 1999

Henry Davis

M, (say 1831 - circa 1888)
Birth*say 1831 Henry was born say 1831. 
Marriage* He married Martha (?)
Death*circa 1888 He died at Nash Co., North Carolina, circa 1888. 

Family

Martha (?) (say 1833 - after 1888)
Child
Last Edited6 August 2000

Martha (?)

F, (say 1833 - after 1888)
Married Name Her married name was Davis. 
Marriage* She married Henry Davis
Birth*say 1833 Martha was born say 1833. 
Death*after 1888 She died at Nash Co., North Carolina, after 1888. 

Family

Henry Davis (say 1831 - circa 1888)
Child
Last Edited6 August 2000

Ginger Rogers

F, (16 July 1911 - 25 April 1995)
FatherEddins McMath (s 1881 - )
MotherLela Owens (s 1883 - 1977)
Birth*16 July 1911 Ginger was born at Independence, Jackson Co., Missouri, on 16 July 1911. 
Marriage*29 March 1929 She married Edward Jackson Culpepper on 29 March 1929 at age 17. 
Married Name29 March 1929  As of 29 March 1929, her married name was Culpepper. 
Divorce*1931 She and Edward Jackson Culpepper were divorced in 1931. 
Death*25 April 1995 She died at Rancho Mirage, Riverside Co., California, on 25 April 1995 at age 83. 
Biography* Born Virginia Katherine McMath. See her biography at:
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actresses/Ginger/ginger-bio.htm

Family

Edward Jackson Culpepper (14 June 1902 - 1 April 1979)
Last Edited20 January 2005

Eddins McMath

M, (say 1881 - )
Birth*say 1881 Eddins was born say 1881. 
Marriage* He married Lela Owens

Family

Lela Owens (say 1883 - 1977)
Child
Last Edited4 September 2000

Lela Owens

F, (say 1883 - 1977)
Married Name Her married name was McMath. 
Marriage* She married Eddins McMath
Birth*say 1883 Lela was born say 1883. 
Death*1977 She died in 1977. 

Family

Eddins McMath (say 1881 - )
Child
Last Edited4 September 2000

Annie Eliza Louvenia Culpepper1,2

F, (circa 1867 - 6 August 1913)
MotherCaledonia Culpepper3 (c 1845 - )
Name Variation She was also known as Lavinia.3 
Birth*circa 1867 She was born circa 1867 at Nash Co., North Carolina.3 
(household member) 1870 Census1 June 1870 Annie listed as a household member living with Caledonia Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Liberty, Nash Co., North Carolina.4 
(Daughter) 1880 Census1 June 1880 Annie was listed as a daughter in Caledonia Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Stony Creek, Nash Co., North Carolina.5 
Marriage*23 March 1888 She married Joel Francis Joyner at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 23 March 1888. 
Married Name23 March 1888  As of 23 March 1888, her married name was Joyner. 
Death*6 August 1913 She died at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 6 August 1913. 
Biography* Annie and Joel had the following children: Joseph Samuel b.12-14-1887 d.7-30-1972 buried: Rocky Mt. NC; Francis Marlin b.12-28-1889 d.12-3-1931; John Arthur b.6-11-1892 d. 12-30-1957 buried: Danvill, VA; Pollie Ane b.6-9-1895 d.abt. 1913 pneumonia; Miles Eley b.10-9-1898 d.6-3-1967 buried: Rocky Mt. NC; Charles Williston b.7-15-1899 d.1928 buried: Baltimore, MD; Otha Paul b.10-12-1902; Ames 1010-1904; Fannie Pearl b.9-22-1907 d.3-7-1979 cremated; Robert 6-9-1908. 

Family

Joel Francis Joyner (May 1860 - 25 December 1928)
Last Edited27 April 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 to Lew Griffin from Helen Sharpe.
  2. E-mail written 2000 to Lew Griffin from Karen Trent.
  3. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 47B, Lines 36-37, Liberty Twp, Nash Co., NC (24 Jul 1870)
    Corrie Culpepper, 24, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Lavinia Culpepper, 2, F, Wh, NC.
  4. The Culpepper ancestry of this person or her husband, if any, are unknown. If you can help in the identification of her husband or the Culpepper parents or provide other genealogical information about this family, please contact Warren Culpepper, using the link at the bottom of this page.
  5. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 452D, Stony Creek, Nash Co., NC
    Calidonie Culpepper, Self, F, sng, Wh, 35, NC/NC/NC
    Amarios Culpepper, Dau, F, sng, Wh, 11, NC/NC/NC.

Joel Francis Joyner1,2

M, (May 1860 - 25 December 1928)
FatherJohn S. Joyner (c 1828 - )
MotherPolly Davis (c 1833 - )
Birth*May 1860 Joel was born at Nash Co., North Carolina, in May 1860. 
Marriage*23 March 1888 He married Annie Eliza Louvenia Culpepper at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 23 March 1888 at age 27. 
1900 Census*1900 Joel was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Rocky Mount, Nash Co., North Carolina
Death*25 December 1928 He died on 25 December 1928 at age 68. 

Family

Annie Eliza Louvenia Culpepper (circa 1867 - 6 August 1913)
Last Edited13 July 2000

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 to Lew Griffin from Helen Sharpe.
  2. E-mail written 2000 to Lew Griffin from Karen Trent.

John S. Joyner1

M, (circa 1828 - )
FatherJoel Joyner (c 1798 - a 1870)
MotherAnnis Pridgen (c 1795 - )
Birth*circa 1828 John was born at Nash Co., North Carolina, circa 1828. 
Marriage*3 April 1853 He married Polly Davis at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 3 April 1853. 

Family

Polly Davis (circa 1833 - )
Child
Last Edited20 July 1999

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 to Lew Griffin from Helen Sharpe.

Polly Davis

F, (circa 1833 - )
Birth*circa 1833 Polly was born circa 1833. 
Marriage*3 April 1853 She married John S. Joyner at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 3 April 1853. 
Married Name3 April 1853  As of 3 April 1853, her married name was Joyner. 

Family

John S. Joyner (circa 1828 - )
Child
Last Edited20 July 1999

Ada Pearl Poole1

F, (10 December 1888 - 14 January 1951)
Birth*10 December 1888 Ada was born on 10 December 1888.2 
Married Namecirca 1907  As of circa 1907, her married name was Culpepper. 
Marriage*between 1909 and 1910 She married William Monroe Culpepper at Alabama between 1909 and 1910. 
(Wife) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Ada was listed as William Monroe Culpepper's wife on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
(Wife) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Ada was listed as William Monroe Culpepper's wife on the 1930 Census at Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.4 
Death*14 January 1951 She died at Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama, on 14 January 1951 at age 62.2 
Burial*16 January 1951 Her body was interred on 16 January 1951 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.2,5 
Biography* Mrs. W. M. Culpepper Dies At Linwood
Mrs. W. M. Culpepper, 65 died at her home in Linwood Sunday morning. Survivors are the widower: two daughters, Mrs. C. T. Nolin of Eufaula and Mrs. Harmon Deese of Columbus, Ga.: three sons, Otha and Lister of Linwood and Quitman of Columbus, Ga.: two sisters, Mrs. Ola Linis of Dozier and Mrs. Esther Kennedy of Brantley. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday from Sandfield Church with the Rev. W. T. Wilkins officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with McGehee Funeral Home of Troy in charge.5 

Family

William Monroe Culpepper (20 June 1889 - 9 May 1959)
Children
Last Edited27 June 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. Tombstone Photograph, Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., AL; by Sherry Whitmore (e-mail address) and Hillary Avila (e-mail address).
    Ada Pearl Culpepper, Dec. 10, 1888 - Jan. 14, 1951, Wife of W. M. Culpepper.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 7A-B, Lines 46-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    William M. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL
    Mae Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, W, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Other Culpepper, Son, M, W, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 2 3/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 232A, Lines 7-13, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Monroe Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 42, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Dau (sic), F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Quitman Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary of Mrs. W. M. Culpepper, published 15 Jan 1951.

Mae Culpepper

F, (between 1908 and 1909 - )
FatherWilliam Monroe Culpepper (20 Jun 1889 - 9 May 1959)
MotherRosie Mae Craft (11 Sep 1888 - 12 May 1909)
Birth*between 1908 and 1909 Mae was born at Pike Co., Alabama, between 1908 and 1909. 
(Daughter) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Mae and Mattie was listed as a daughter in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.1 
Married Namesay 1943  As of say 1943, her married name was Nolen.2 
Marriage*say 1943 She married Clayton Nolen say 1943.2 
Residence*May 1959 Mae resided at Eufaula, Barbour Co., Alabama, in May 1959.2 

Family

Clayton Nolen (say 1905 - )
Last Edited27 June 2005

Citations

  1. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 7A-B, Lines 46-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    William M. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL
    Mae Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, W, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Other Culpepper, Son, M, W, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 2 3/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  2. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary for William Monroe Culpepper, published 11 May 1959.

Lester John Rufus Culpepper1

M, (13 September 1910 - 18 October 1982)
FatherWilliam Monroe Culpepper (20 Jun 1889 - 9 May 1959)
MotherAda Pearl Poole (10 Dec 1888 - 14 Jan 1951)
Birth*13 September 1910 Lester was born at Alabama on 13 September 1910.2 
(Son) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Lester, William and Gussie was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
(Son) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Gussie, Lester, William and James was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.4 
Marriage*circa 1935 He married Mertice Arrington at Alabama circa 1935. 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.2 
Residence*May 1959 Lester resided at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama, in May 1959.5 
Death*18 October 1982 He died at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama, on 18 October 1982 at age 72.2 
Burial*circa 20 October 1982 His body was interred circa 20 October 1982 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.6 

Family

Mertice Arrington (23 November 1916 - 28 July 1969)
Children
Last Edited28 June 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  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. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 7A-B, Lines 46-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    William M. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL
    Mae Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, W, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Other Culpepper, Son, M, W, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 2 3/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 232A, Lines 7-13, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Monroe Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 42, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Dau (sic), F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Quitman Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary for William Monroe Culpepper, published 11 May 1959.
  6. "Pike County, Alabama Tomb Records, Vol. II", Papers of the Pike County Historical and Genealogical Society, Vol. XXXV, Nos. 3 and 4, 1966.
    Sandfield Cemetery, Linwood, Pike Co., AL
    + Lester J. Culpepper, 13 Sep 1910 - 18 Oct 1982 "Our Father"
    + Mertice M. Culpepper, 23 Nov 1916 - 28 Jul 1969 "Our Mother"
    + Mary Sue Culpepper, 31 Jan 1945 - 3 Feb 1945 (between William H. and Mertice M. Culpepper)
    + William H. Culpepper, 29 Oct 1937 - 30 Sep 1940.

William Otha Culpepper1

M, (22 July 1912 - 8 July 1972)
FatherWilliam Monroe Culpepper (20 Jun 1889 - 9 May 1959)
MotherAda Pearl Poole (10 Dec 1888 - 14 Jan 1951)
Birth*22 July 1912 William was born at Alabama on 22 July 1912.2 
(Son) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Lester, William and Gussie was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
(Son) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Gussie, Lester, William and James was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.4 
Marriage*circa 1936 He married Evelyn Meredith circa 1936. 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.2 
Residence*May 1959 William resided at Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama, in May 1959.5 
Death*8 July 1972 He died at Troy, Pike Co., Alabama, on 8 July 1972 at age 59.2 
Burial*circa 10 July 1972 His body was interred circa 10 July 1972 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.6 

Family

Evelyn Meredith (31 May 1917 - 6 December 2007)
Child
Last Edited20 December 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  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. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 7A-B, Lines 46-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    William M. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL
    Mae Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, W, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Other Culpepper, Son, M, W, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 2 3/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 232A, Lines 7-13, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Monroe Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 42, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Dau (sic), F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Quitman Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary for William Monroe Culpepper, published 11 May 1959.
  6. "Pike County, Alabama Tomb Records, Vol. II", Papers of the Pike County Historical and Genealogical Society, Vol. XXXV, Nos. 3 and 4, 1966.
    Sandfield Cemetery, Linwood, Pike Co., AL
    + William Otha Culpepper, 22 Jul 1912 - 8 Jul 1972.

Gussie Monroe Culpepper1

M, (15 May 1914 - 30 March 1942)
FatherWilliam Monroe Culpepper (20 Jun 1889 - 9 May 1959)
MotherAda Pearl Poole (10 Dec 1888 - 14 Jan 1951)
Birth*15 May 1914 Gussie was born at Alabama on 15 May 1914. 
(Son) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Lester, William and Gussie was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.2 
(Son) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Gussie, Lester, William and James was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.3 
Marriage*before 1936 He married Chellie Mae Dease at Alabama before 1936. 
Death*30 March 1942 He died at Pike Co., Alabama, on 30 March 1942 at age 27.4 
Burial*31 March 1942 His body was interred on 31 March 1942 at Ramah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.5,6 
Biography* Obituary:

CULPEPPER DIES RESULT OF WOUNDS

Gus Culpepper, 28 died this morning at seven o'clock at a local hospital from gunshot wounds said to have been inflicted by Tom Stewart and his son. The shooting affray took place in Bullock County just over the Pike County Line late Thursday afternoon.

Mr. Culpepper is survived by his widow, Mrs Chellie Poole Culpepper, of Banks, Route 2; a son Willie Culpepper; one daughter, Mary Lee Culpepper also of Banks, Route 2; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Monroe Culpepper, of Linwood, Route 1, three brothers, Lester, of Perote; Otha, of Corinth; and Quinton of Columbus, Ga; half-sister, Mrs. Rose Mary Canady, of Eufaula; sister, Mrs. Harmon Dees, of Corinth, Ala., and many other relatives who mourn his tragic death.

Funeral will be held Tuesday at 2:30 p. m., from the Ramah Church with the Rev. Lon Renfroe and the Rev. Aaron Green officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery with McGehee Funeral Home directing.7,6 

Family

Chellie Mae Dease (31 May 1917 - 25 July 1991)
Child
Last Edited20 June 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 7A-B, Lines 46-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    William M. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL
    Mae Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, W, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Other Culpepper, Son, M, W, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 2 3/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 232A, Lines 7-13, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Monroe Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 42, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Dau (sic), F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Quitman Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, 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
    Gus M. Culpepper died 30 Mar 1942 in Pike Co., Alabama.
  5. "Pike County, Alabama Tomb Records, Vol. II", Papers of the Pike County Historical and Genealogical Society, Vol. XXXV, Nos. 3 and 4, 1966.
    Ramah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    + Gus Culpepper, 1914 - 1942.
  6. William Flake "Sonny" Joiner, e-mail address, P.O. Box 406, Troy, AL 36081-0406, to Pike Co. AL List at Rootsweb (e-mail address) and Culpepper Connections, 1999-2007,.
  7. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary of Gussie Monroe Culpepper (#35921), published 30 Mar 1942 and provided to Culpepper Connections! by William Flake "Sonny" Joiner on 9 Jun 2007.

Mattie Elizabeth Culpepper1

F, (6 September 1916 - 24 December 2000)
FatherWilliam Monroe Culpepper (20 Jun 1889 - 9 May 1959)
MotherAda Pearl Poole (10 Dec 1888 - 14 Jan 1951)
Birth*6 September 1916 Mattie was born at Bullock Co., Alabama, on 6 September 1916.2 
(Daughter) 1920 Census1 January 1920 Mae and Mattie was listed as a daughter in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
(Daughter) 1930 Census1 April 1930 Mattie was listed as a daughter in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.4 
Marriage*say 1938 She married Harmon Dease say 1938. Mattie Elizabeth and Harmon Dease had three children:
1. Laura Jean who married Max Adams
2. Irene who married Dick Davis and had four children: 1. Joy 2. Bryant 3. Billy 4. Bobby. Irene's second husband was Glen Starling.
3. Margrette who married Ray Dorrill and had two children: Patty Jean and Donnie. 
Married Namesay 1938  As of say 1938, her married name was Dease. 
Residence*May 1959 Mattie resided in May 1959.5 
Married Namesay 1980  As of say 1980, her married name was Poole.6 
Marriage*say 1980 She married Louis G. Poole say 1980.6 
Death*24 December 2000 She died at Troy, Pike Co., Alabama, on 24 December 2000 at age 84.2 
Burial*27 December 2000 Her body was interred on 27 December 2000 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.7 
Biography* Obituary for Mattie Culpepper Dease Poole, The Troy Messenger, 27 Dec 2000
Mattie C. Dease Poole, 84, of Troy died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2000 at her home. Services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2000 at Zebulon Baptist Church with the Revs. Wayne Locklar and Earl Oaks officiating. Burial will be at Sandfield Cemetery in the Sandfield Community with Dillard Funeral Home of Troy directing. Pallbearers will be Bryant Davis, Bobby Davis, Billy Davis, Willie Culpepper, Earl Culpepper and Clinton Green. Honorary pallbearers will be Donnie Dorrill and Dr. Todd Pearlstein.
She was preceded in death by two husbands, Harmon Dease and L.G. Poole; two daughters, Margaret Dorrill and Laura Jean Adams. Survivors include her daughter, Irene Starling of Troy; son-in-law, Max Adams of Troy; six grandchildren: Joyce Cobb, Bryant Davis, Bobby Davis, Billy Davis, Pattie Kline and Donnie Dorrill, all of Brundidge; nine great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 200 Office Park Drive, Suite 303, Birmingham, Alabama 35223.7

 

Family 1

Harmon Dease (4 January 1912 - 12 May 1976)

Family 2

Louis G. Poole (31 December 1913 - November 1986)
Last Edited26 June 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  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. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 7A-B, Lines 46-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    William M. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 28, md, AL/AL/AL
    Mae Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, W, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Other Culpepper, Son, M, W, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 2 3/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 232A, Lines 7-13, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Monroe Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 42, [email protected], AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, [email protected], AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Dau (sic), F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Quitman Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary for William Monroe Culpepper, published 11 May 1959.
  6. James Quitman Culpepper obituary from The Troy Messenger, 15 Jun 2000: www.troymessenger.com/articles/2000/06/15/obituaries/export1783.txt.
  7. Mattie Culpepper Dease Poole obituary from The Troy Messenger, 27 Dec 2000: www.troymessenger.com/articles/2000/12/27/obituaries/export1126.txt.

Billy Ray Ayers

M, (8 October 1933 - 2 July 1977)
FatherBen Ayers (26 Oct 1896 - Nov 1985)
MotherAnna Vada Calhoun (4 Apr 1906 - 30 May 1989)
Birth*8 October 1933 Billy was born at Saline, Bienville Parish, Louisiana, on 8 October 1933. 
Death*2 July 1977 He died at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, on 2 July 1977 at age 43. 
Burial*3 July 1977 His body was interred on 3 July 1977 at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas
Last Edited19 August 1999

Allen Wilkerson1

M, (April 1806 - 22 August 1881)
Birth*April 1806 Allen was born at South Carolina in April 1806. 
Marriage* He married Sarah Coates
Death*22 August 1881 He died at Morales, Jackson Co., Texas, on 22 August 1881 at age 75. 
Burial* His body was interred at Wilkerson Cemetery, Morales, Jackson Co., Texas

Family

Sarah Coates (25 December 1811 - 31 December 1880)
Children
Last Edited17 August 1999

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999-2006 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from #1577) Kristi Kay Tuttle (2gt-granddaughter of Bettie Adelia Culpepper Wilkerson, Shiner, TX, e-mail address.

Sarah Coates1

F, (25 December 1811 - 31 December 1880)
Birth*25 December 1811 Sarah was born at South Carolina on 25 December 1811. 
Marriage* She married Allen Wilkerson
Married Name Her married name was Wilkerson. 
Death*31 December 1880 She died at Morales, Jackson Co., Texas, on 31 December 1880 at age 69. 

Family

Allen Wilkerson (April 1806 - 22 August 1881)
Children
Last Edited17 August 1999

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999-2006 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from #1577) Kristi Kay Tuttle (2gt-granddaughter of Bettie Adelia Culpepper Wilkerson, Shiner, TX, e-mail address.

Alfred King

M, (say 1800 - )
Birth*say 1800 Alfred was born say 1800. 
Marriage* He married Louisa (?)

Family

Louisa (?) (say 1802 - )
Child
Last Edited20 July 1999

Louisa (?)

F, (say 1802 - )
Married Name Her married name was King. 
Marriage* She married Alfred King
Birth*say 1802 Louisa was born say 1802. 

Family

Alfred King (say 1800 - )
Child
Last Edited20 July 1999

Joel Joyner1

M, (circa 1798 - after 1870)
FatherWilliam Joyner Jr. (c 1770 - 1809)
MotherAnn ? (?) (s 1772 - )
Birth*circa 1798 Joel was born at Nash Co., North Carolina, circa 1798. 
Marriage* He married Annis Pridgen
1850 Census* Joel was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Nash Co., North Carolina
Death*after 1870 He died after 1870. 

Family

Annis Pridgen (circa 1795 - )
Child
Last Edited13 July 2000

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 to Lew Griffin from Helen Sharpe.

Annis Pridgen

F, (circa 1795 - )
Married Name Her married name was Joyner. 
Birth*circa 1795 Annis was born circa 1795. 
Marriage* She married Joel Joyner

Family

Joel Joyner (circa 1798 - after 1870)
Child
Last Edited20 July 1999

William Joyner Jr.1

M, (circa 1770 - 1809)
Birth*circa 1770 William was born circa 1770. 
Marriage* He married Ann ? (?)
Death*1809 He died in 1809. 

Family

Ann ? (?) (say 1772 - )
Child
Last Edited20 July 1999

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 to Lew Griffin from Helen Sharpe.

Ann ? (?)

F, (say 1772 - )
Married Name Her married name was Joyner. 
Marriage* She married William Joyner Jr. 
Birth*say 1772 Ann was born say 1772. 

Family

William Joyner Jr. (circa 1770 - 1809)
Child
Last Edited29 June 2004

Peter A. Gibson

M, (1816 - 1898)
Birth*1816 Peter was born at Georgia in 1816. 
Marriage*18 November 1862 He married Elizabeth B. Culpepper at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 18 November 1862. 
Death*1898 He died at Laurens Co., Georgia, in 1898. 
Burial* His body was interred at Bracewell Cemetery, Laurens Co., Georgia
Biography* From Jeanine Jones, July 1999:
Elizabeth B. Culpepper (daug of Nancy Lawson and John Cowan Culpepper married Peter A Gibson on 18 Nov, 1862 in Laurens County and they had the following children according to census records:
Roxann J (7 on 1870 census)
John L (2 on 1870 census)...
Elizabeth's daughter Martha Watson from her first marriage is also listed. My connection (or rather, my husband's) is thru their son John L., born c. Mar 1868...married Sally Jane..son William Pete Gibson born 9 Nov, 1893 in Laurens Cnty, died 9 Sept, 1968 Laurens County and married Dollie Vera Brack, April of 1917...their child Vera Kay Gibson is my mother-in-law.

 

Family

Elizabeth B. Culpepper (circa 1825 - after 1870)
Last Edited24 June 2000

Junior Culpepper1

M, (8 October 1927 - 10 May 1952)
FatherArthur Henry Culpepper1 (26 Oct 1896 - 7 Jul 1965)
MotherMary Ada Sizemore1 (7 Feb 1900 - 8 May 1981)
Name Variation He was also known as Lee J. 
Birth*8 October 1927 Junior was born at Graham, DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 8 October 1927.1 
Death*10 May 1952 He died at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 10 May 1952 at age 24.1 
Burial*circa 12 May 1952 His body was interred circa 12 May 1952 at Greens Chapel Cemetery, Fyffe, DeKalb Co., Alabama.1 
Last Edited21 February 2005

Citations

  1. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 193.