Walter Simcoe Culpepper III1

Male, #1298, (31 Jul 1919 - Jan 1983)
Father*Walter Simcoe Culpepper Jr. (18 Apr 1894 - 15 Mar 1959)
Mother*Almedia Virginia Hutchins (5 Sep 1895 - 24 Sep 1996)
DNA* Walter has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Thomas Culpepper, who is a son of Henry Culpepper, Jr. and grandson Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*31 Jul 1919 Walter was born at Virginia on 31 Jul 1919.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Walter was listed as a grandson in Walter Simcoe Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Marshall Ward, Portsmouth (city), Virginia.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Walter and William was listed as a son in Walter Simcoe Culpepper Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania.4 
Marriage*say 1936 He married Josephine Miller say 1936. 
Residence*May 1942 Walter resided at Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, in May 1942.5 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He enlisted in Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, and served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Army.)5 
Death of Father15 Mar 1959 His father Walter Simcoe Culpepper Jr. died on 15 Mar 1959 at Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania
Death*Jan 1983 He died at Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, in Jan 1983 at age 63.2 


Josephine Miller (16 Jul 1916 - 1 May 1999)
Marriage*say 1936 He married Josephine Miller say 1936. 
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited3 Sep 2012


  1. E-mail written 2002-2012 to Warren Culpepper from Walter Scott Culpepper (#62478), Bethlehem, PA, e-mail address (Jul 2012).
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 183, Sheet 3B, Family 55, 1037 A Street, Marshall Ward, Portsmouth (city), VA
    Walter S. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 51, Md, VA/VA/VA, Clerk-Drug Store
    Cornelia Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 48, Md, VA/VA/VA
    Walter S. Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, Wh, 25, Md, VA/VA/VA, Wholesale Dealer-Produce
    Almedia Culpepper, Daughter-in-law, F, Wh, 24, Md, VA/VA/VA
    Walter S. Culpepper, III, Grandson, M, Wh, 5/12, S, VA/VA/VA
    Lois Jobson, Niece, F, Wh, 13, S, VA/VA/VA.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    344 McCartney Street, Easton, Northampton Co., PA, ED 108, page 10A
    Rent=$50, Radio=Y, Farm=N (White)
    Walter Culpepper, Head, 35, md @ 23, VA/VA/VA, Boy Scout Executive
    Almedia Culpepper, Wife, 34, md @ 22, VA/VA/VA
    Walter Culpepper III, Son, 10, VA/VA/VA
    William Culpepper, Son, 8, VA/VA/VA
    Virginia Culpepper, Daughter, 6, VA/VA/VA.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at, 2005.
    Walter S Culpepper, White, Single, born 1919 in Virginia, residing in Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 21 May 1942 in Newark, New Jersey.