John Abner Culpepper Jr.

Male, #11079, (25 Nov 1866 - 5 Sep 1954)
Father*John Abner Culpepper (c 1834 - )
Mother*Emily E. Thomas (c 1832 - )
DNA* The DNA test results of a descendant of John Abner Culpepper Jr. do not match those of anyone else in the Culpepper project. we are seeking a male Culpepper descendant of John's to participate in our free DNA testing project. For more information, go to: http://gen.culpepper.com/dna
Birth*25 Nov 1866 John was born at Clarke Co., Alabama, on 25 Nov 1866. 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Emily, John and Sarah listed as a household member living with John Abner Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Grove Hill, Clarke Co., Alabama.1 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 John was listed as a son in John Abner Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Cane Creek, Clarke Co., Alabama.2 
Birth of Son26 Dec 1898 His son Luther Blanton Culpepper was born on 26 Dec 1898 at Texas.3,4 
Marriage*4 Sep 1899 He married Minnie Owens at Bosque Co., Texas, on 4 Sep 1899 at age 32.5 
Birth of Soncirca 1902 His son Ernest Culpepper was born circa 1902 at Texas.3 
Birth of Son2 Aug 1904 His son James Thomas Culpepper was born on 2 Aug 1904 at Texas.6,7 
1910 Census*1 Jun 1910 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Bosque Co., Texas.3 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Walnut Springs, Bosque Co., Texas.8 
Death of Spouse23 Feb 1937 His wife Minnie Owens died on 23 Feb 1937 at Eastland Co., Texas.9 
Death*5 Sep 1954 He died at Eastland Co., Texas, on 5 Sep 1954 at age 87.10 
Burial*10 Sep 1954 His body was interred on 10 Sep 1954 at De Leon Cemetery, De Leon, Comanche Co., Texas.11 
Reunion*26 Jun 2005 A Culpepper family reunion is held annually for the descendants of John Abner Culpepper, Jr., generally on the last weekend in June at Oakville Park in Glen Rose, Texas. The most recent was on 26 Jun 2005. For more information, contact Geraldine Culpepper, 817-313-8361 e-mail address or Lauri, 214-454-6511 e-mail address.12 

Family

Minnie Owens (2 Jul 1881 - 23 Feb 1937)
Marriage*4 Sep 1899 He married Minnie Owens at Bosque Co., Texas, on 4 Sep 1899 at age 32.5 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 May 2010

Citations

  1. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 212, Lines 19-22, Gates Beat, Grove Hill P.O., Clarke Co., AL
    Abner Culpepper, 37, M, Wh, Farmer, RE=$500, PE=$400, AL
    Emily Culpepper, 45, F, Wh, Keeping House, AL
    John A. Culpepper, 3, M, Wh, AL
    Sarah Culpepper, 61, F, Wh, PE=$400, NC.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 35, Page 432C, Lines 9-12, Cane Creek, Clarke Co., AL
    John A. Culpepper, Self, M, Md, Wh, 45, Farmer, AL/NC/NC
    Emily Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, Wh, 47, Housekeeper, AL/AL/AL
    John A. Culpepper, Son, M, sng, Wh, 13, Laborer, AL/AL/AL
    Martha A. Culpepper, Dau, F, sng, Wh, 8, AL/AL/AL.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, Sheet 7B, Pg 74B, Pct 3, Gen.com Img 2, Bosque Co., TX
    John A. Culpepper, Head, M, 44-47, M1, md-10 yrs, AL AL AL, Farmer
    Minnie Culpepper, Wife, F, 28, M1, md-10 yrs, ch 7/6, TX GA GA, Farm Laborer
    Luther Culpepper, Son, M, 10, S, TX AL TX, Farm Laborer
    Ernest Culpepper, Son, M, 8, S, TX AL TX, Farm laborer
    Ruby Culpepper, Daughter, F, 7, S, TX AL TX
    Jimmie Culpepper, Son, M, 5, S, TX AL TX
    Lois Culpepper, Daughter, F, 4, S, TX AL TX
    Etta Belle Culpepper, Daughter, F, 2/12, S, TX AL TX.
  4. E-mail written Jun 2013 to Warren Culpepper from Franklin D. Culpepper (#39741), McGreggor, Texas, e-mail address.
  5. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795
    John Abner Culpepper married Minnie Owens on 4 Sep 1899 in Bosque Co., TX.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, Sheet 12B, Pg 231, 1st Street, Roscoe, Nolan Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=N, Military=N
    Jim T? Culpepper, Head, M, 26, M, md@18, TX AL TX Forman-Section
    Nettie P. Culpepper, Wife, F, 26, M, md@18, TX AL TX
    Perry D? Culpepper, Son, M, 3 5/12, S, TX TX TX.
  7. 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
  8. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 40, Sheet 9B, Pg 134, Pct 3, Second Street, Walnut Springs, Bosque Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=N
    John A. Culpepper, Head, M, 54, M, AL AL AL, Carpenter-Bridge Work
    Minnie Culpepper, Wife, F, 37, M, TX GA GA
    Ernest Culpepper, Dau, F, 18, S, TX AL TX, Laborer-Pump Station
    Jimmie Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, TX AL TX, Laborer-Pump Station
    Lois Culpepper, Dau, F, 12, S, TX AL TX
    Etta Belle Culpepper, Dau, F, 9, S, TX AL TX.
  9. 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
    Minnie Culpepper, died 23 Feb 1937 in Eastland Co., TX, Cert #70242.
  10. 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
    John Abner Culpepper, died 5 Sep 1954 in Eastland Co., TX.
  11. Tombstone.
    De Leon City Cemetery, De Leon, Comanche Co., TX:
    John Abner Culpepper, 25 Nov 1865 – 10 Sep 1954
    Minnie Culpepper, 2 Jul 1881 – 22 Feb 1937.
  12. E-mail written Jul 2005 to Warren Culpepper from Terri Brown, Temple, TX, e-mail address.