Edwin Murphy Culpepper1,2

Male, #1319, (10 Dec 1911 - 19 Jan 1978)
Father*Luther Bertran Culpepper2 (12 Mar 1886 - 28 Sep 1963)
Mother*Glennor Virginia Murphy (8 Jul 1886 - 28 Oct 1961)
Birth*10 Dec 1911 Edwin was born at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank Co., North Carolina, on 10 Dec 1911.3,4,2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Edwin and Luther was listed as a son in Luther Bertran Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank Co., North Carolina.5 
Marriage*21 Apr 1934 He married Hester GeDelle Skinner at Marion, Marion Co., South Carolina, on 21 Apr 1934 at age 22. 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in North Carolina.4 
World War II*between 1942 and 1946 He served as an officer between 1942 and 1946 (Edwin M. Culpepper, 01045385. Born in Elizabeth City, NC on 10 Dec 1911. Home Address: Hartsville, Darlington Co., SC. Enlisted for active duty in the US Army on 22 Oct 1942. OS ETO 29 Oct 1944 to 31 Aug 1945. Awards: ACM EAMECM 2S/S Rhineland CENT EUR WWIIVM. Honorable separation from active duty as a Captain in the 1699 ENGR on 4 Mar 1946.)6,7 
Death of Mother28 Oct 1961 His mother Glennor Virginia Murphy died on 28 Oct 1961 at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank Co., North Carolina.8 
Death of Father28 Sep 1963 His father Luther Bertran Culpepper died on 28 Sep 1963 at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank Co., North Carolina.9,4 
Death*19 Jan 1978 He died at Columbia, Richland Co., South Carolina, on 19 Jan 1978 at age 66.3,4 
Burial*circa 21 Jan 1978 His body was interred circa 21 Jan 1978 at Chapin United Methodist Church Cemetery, Chapin, Lexington Co., South Carolina. "US Army".3 

Family

Hester GeDelle Skinner (17 Apr 1908 - 11 Oct 1992)
Marriage*21 Apr 1934 He married Hester GeDelle Skinner at Marion, Marion Co., South Carolina, on 21 Apr 1934 at age 22. 
Child
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. Sharon Pierce Culpepper records, Beverly Sharon Pierce Culpepper (#1334), Greenville, NC (2007), to Lew Griffin, 1996.
  2. MyFamily.com Inc. (Original data: Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh NC State Archives), compiler, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8783
    Luther B Culpepper is the father of Edwin Murphy Culpepper, Male, born 1911, Luther B Culpepper, Jr., Male, born 1914, Wilbur A Culpepper, Male, born 1921, and Glennor Virginia Culpepper, Female, born 1926, all in Pasquotank Co., NC.
  3. Alfred G. Addy, compiler, Lexington Co., SC Cemeteries, Columbia, SC: Addy, 1988.
    Volume 1, page 31: Chapin United Methodist Church Cemetery, Chapin, Lexington Co., SC
    + Edwin M. Culpepper--US Army, 10 Dec 1911 - 19 Jan 1978.
  4. 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
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 52, Page 14B, Lines 90-93, Ward 2, Elizabeth City, Pasquotank Co., NC (13 Jan 1920)
    Owns home free of mortgage at 701 North Road Street
    Luther B. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 33, md, NC/NC/NC, Merchant/Wholesale
    Glennor V. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 33, md, VA/VA/VA
    Edwin M. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 8, sng, NC/NC/VA
    Luther Culpepper Jr., Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, NC/NC/VA.
  6. The Official Roster of South Carolina Serviceman and Servicewomen in World War II, 1941-46 (Five Volumes), Columbia, SC: SC Division of General Services, Repository: Tomkins Library in Edgefield SC, Call No. F274.7 M3 1941-1946.
    Vol. II.
  7. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Edwin M. Culpepper, born 1911 in North Carolina; White; Resided in Philippine Islands; Enlisted 25 May 1942 at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina as a Private in the US Army; Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months; Education: 4 years of college; Marital Status: Married; Height: 70; Weight: 158.
  8. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Glennor M Culpepper, White, born 1885-1886, died 28 Oct 1961 in Pasquotank Co., NC.
  9. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Luther B Culpepper, Sr., White, born 1885-1886, died 28 Sep 1963 in Pasquotank Co., NC.