Margaret Marie Culpepper1

Female, #1262, (22 Jan 1900 - 20 Nov 1997)
Father*Joseph Newton Culpepper1 (10 May 1864 - 1 Nov 1931)
Mother*Margaret Massie Parkerson1 (13 Sep 1872 - 6 Sep 1931)
Name-Comm Her was commonly known as Maggie Culpepper.1 
Birth*22 Jan 1900 Margaret was born at Yadkin/Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., Virginia, on 22 Jan 1900.2,1 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Martha, Evelyn and Margaret was listed as a daughter in Joseph Newton Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.3 
Photographedbetween 1908 and 1912 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph between 1908 and 1912
From Bert Floyd Jr.:
The photo on the way to school shows Joseph Newton Culpepper in the background, Norm has the reins, Evelyn and Maggie in back of wagon, don't know who small boy in seat is. Country store is now gone, but was next to the N&W RR tracks in Yadkin. Yadkin RR stop (station) was behind photographer. They are on the way to school in Deep Creek. Don't know date of photo, best guess is 1908-12.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Martha, Evelyn, Margaret and Annie was listed as a daughter in Joseph Newton Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Evelyn and Margaret was listed as a daughter in Joseph Newton Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.5 
Married Name19 Dec 1921  As of 19 Dec 1921, her married name was Curling.1 
Marriage19 Dec 1921 She married Clyde Elmer Curling at Norfolk (city), Virginia, on 19 Dec 1921 at age 21.1
Margaret Marie (Culpepper) Curling
Married Namesay 1931  As of say 1931, her married name was Todd. 
Death of Mother6 Sep 1931 Her mother Margaret Massie Parkerson died on 6 Sep 1931 at Portsmouth (city), Virginia.1 
Death of Father1 Nov 1931 Her father Joseph Newton Culpepper died on 1 Nov 1931 at Norfolk (city), Virginia.1 
Marriage*19 Dec 1934 She married William Delk Todd Jr. at Virginia on 19 Dec 1934 at age 34.1 
Death of Spouse7 Feb 1981 Her husband William Delk Todd Jr. died on 7 Feb 1981 at Chesapeake (city), Virginia.2,1 
Death*20 Nov 1997 She died at Chesapeake (city), Virginia, on 20 Nov 1997 at age 97.2 
Obituary*21 Nov 1997 Margaret Culpepper Todd, 97, of the 2200 block of Cedar Road went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, Nov. 20, 1997. Mrs. Todd was born in Old Norfolk County and was the daughter of the late Joseph Newton and Margaret Parkerson Culpepper. She was predeceased by her first husband, Clyde E. Curling, who died in 1929, and by her second husband, William D. Todd Jr., who died in 1981, and by her 11 siblings. She was also predeceased by her daughter Margaret C. Floyd and her son-in-law, Albert O. Floyd. Mrs. Todd felt ``called by God'' to be a teacher, and after graduating from Deep Creek High School, she attended the University of Virginia, earning her teaching certificate in 1918. She began her teaching career at Sunray in a two-room schoolhouse serving as teacher and principal. During a break from teaching in 1940, she and her second husband opened Todd's Barbeque. She returned to teaching in the 1950's and retired in 1968. After her retirement, Mrs. Todd continued to serve as a substitute teacher for 20 years and home-tutored many children. As a dedicated educator, Mrs. Todd can be credited with teaching several generations of families in the Deep Creek community. She was a member of the National and Virginia Retired Teachers Association. Sister Margaret Todd had been a pillar of faith at Bethel Assembly of God for 74 years, having taught the Senior Adult Sunday School Class for the past 56 years. She also served as Elder. Her commitment to God was evidenced in her dependable lifestyle, faithfulness to her church and the love of God's Word. Survivors include a son, William D. (Billy) Todd III, and his wife, Connie, of Chesapeake; a sister-in-law, Beulah T. Culpepper of Chesapeake; five grandchildren, Bert Floyd of Atlanta, Ga., Meg Wolfred of Virginia Beach, Delk Todd of Charlotte, N.C., Esther Todd of Raleigh, N.C., and Kelly Todd of Chesapeake; seven great-grandchildren; three nephews; three nieces; several great-nieces and nephews; and many
friends. The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in Bethel Assembly of God Church, 938 Decatur St., Chesapeake, by the Rev. Ron Wienke. Burial will follow in Olive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth. The family will receive friends at Oman Funeral Home, Great Bridge, from 7 to 9 p.m. today.6 
Burial*23 Nov 1997 Her body was interred on 23 Nov 1997 at Olive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth (city), Virginia

Family 1

Clyde Elmer Curling (14 Jul 1897 - 15 Feb 1929)
Marriage19 Dec 1921 She married Clyde Elmer Curling at Norfolk (city), Virginia, on 19 Dec 1921 at age 21.1
Margaret Marie (Culpepper) Curling
Child

Family 2

William Delk Todd Jr. (6 Sep 1905 - 7 Feb 1981)
Marriage*19 Dec 1934 She married William Delk Todd Jr. at Virginia on 19 Dec 1934 at age 34.1 
 William and Margaret had a son, William Delk Todd, III. William III married first, Barbara A. Davis and they had two children: William Delk Todd IV (married Consuella Margot Carpenter) and Esther Marie Todd (married Ronnie Carroll Watson Sr.) William III married second, Connie Marie Bowes (daughter of Milton R. Bowes and Michelina L. (Mickey) Montana) and they had one
child: Kelly Lynette Todd.1 
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited28 Aug 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail and Family Report written 21 Apr 2011 to Warren Culpepper from Albert Oliver 'Bert' Floyd Jr. (gs/o #1262), 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 34, Page 5A, Family 80, Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., VA
    Joseph Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, May 1864, 36, Md-10 yrs, VA/VA/NC, Grocer
    Margt M. Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, Sep 1872, 27, Md-10 yrs, ch 6/3, VA/VA/VA
    Martha G. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Dec 1892, 7, S, VA/VA/VA, At school
    Evelin V. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Aug 1896, 3, S, VA/VA/VA
    Maggie M. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Jan 1900, 4/12, S, VA/VA/VA.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 70, Sheet 13B, Family 233, Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., VA
    Joseph N. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 45, Md1-20 yrs, VA/NC/VC, Merchant-Grocery Store
    Margaretta M. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 36, Md1-20 yrs, ch 10/6, VA/VA/VA, None
    Martha Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 18, S, VA/VA/VA, None
    Evelyn Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 13, S, VA/VA/VA, None
    Maggie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 10, S, VA/VA/VA, None
    Norman Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 8, S, VA/VA/VA, None
    Robert Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3, S, VA/VA/VA, None
    Annie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 11/12, S, VA/VA/VA, None.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 129, Page 9A, Family 172, Gaulberry Road, Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., VA (9 Jan 1920)
    Joseph N. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 55, md, VA/VA/NC, Farmer
    Margaret Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 47, md, VA/VA/VA
    Evelyn V. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 23, sng, VA/VA/VA
    Maggie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 20, sng, VA/VA/VA, Teacher/Public School
    Norman F. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, VA/VA/VA
    Robert H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, sng, VA/VA/VA.
  6. Virginian-Pilot/Ledger-Star, Norfolk, VA.
    http://www.pilotonline.com
    Obituary of Margaret Culpepper Todd (#1262), published 21 Nov 1997.