Wesley Marcus Culpepper1

Male, #11177, (26 Dec 1919 - 8 Nov 2002)
Father*Sylvester H. Culpepper (23 Dec 1888 - 6 Sep 1921)
Mother*Eva G. Hall (9 Jul 1889 - )
DNA* Wesley has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Drury Culpepper of Henry Co., AL, who is a great- grandson of Joseph Culpepper and 3-great-grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*26 Dec 1919 Wesley was born at Henry Co., Alabama, on 26 Dec 1919.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Wesley was listed as a son in Sylvester H. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Henry Co., Alabama.3 
Death of Father6 Sep 1921 His father Sylvester H. Culpepper died on 6 Sep 1921 at Houston Co., Alabama.4,1,5 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.2 
Marriage*21 Aug 1941 He married Juanita Haymon at Fort Gaines, Clay Co., Georgia, on 21 Aug 1941 at age 21.1 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort McClellan, Calhoun Co., Alabama, and served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(Private, US Army.)6,7 
Death*8 Nov 2002 He died at Slocomb, Geneva Co., Alabama, on 8 Nov 2002 at age 82.2 
Burial*circa 11 Nov 2002 His body was interred circa 11 Nov 2002 at Ward Wilson Memory Hill Cemtery, Dothan, Houston Co., Alabama.6 


Juanita Haymon (say 1922 - between 1960 and 2010)
Marriage*21 Aug 1941 He married Juanita Haymon at Fort Gaines, Clay Co., Georgia, on 21 Aug 1941 at age 21.1 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited30 Aug 2011


  1. Mrs. Marvin Scott, History of Henry County, Alabama, Pensacola, FL: Grank R. Parkhurst, 1961, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 976.131 D2s.
    Pages 212-213: A transcription of the Family Bible of James Calvin Culpepper and Julia Ann Gray.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 125, Page 21B, Lines 55-60, Beat 7, Henry Co., AL
    Vesta Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 31, md, AL/AL/GA, Farmer
    Eva Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 33, md, AL/GA/AL
    Lizzy Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 8, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ruth Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 4 2/12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Wesley Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1/12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Julia Culpepper, Mother, F, Wh, 71, md, AL/AL/AL.
  4. E-mail written Jun 2002 to e-mail address from Sara Elizabeth Carter, e-mail address.
  5. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    S. B. Culpepper died 6 Sep 1921 in Houston Co., Alabama.
  6. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    Wesley Marcus Culpepper, PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II, 26 Dec 1919 - 8 Nov 2002, buried at Ward Wilson Memory Hill Cemetery, 2390 Hartford Hwy 52 West, Dothan, Houston Co., Alabama 36305.
  7. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Wesley M. Culpepper, born 1919, White, Native of Alabama; Resided in Alabama; Enlisted on 14 Oct 1941 in Alabama at Fort McClellan in the US Army; Education: Grammar school; Civil Occupation: Automobile Serviceman; Marital Status: Single, without dependents; Height: 65; Weight: 141.
  8. E-mail written Jan 2011 to Warren Culpepper from Tommy Marcus Culpepper (#62215), Slocomb, Alabama, e-mail address.