Phelixana E. Tison

Female, #1462, (25 Feb 1845 - 28 Jul 1928)
Birth*25 Feb 1845 Phelixana was born at Georgia on 25 Feb 1845.1 
Marriagesay 1861 She married (?) Kennon say 1861. 
Married Namesay 1861  As of say 1861, her married name was Kennon. 
Marriage*25 May 1865 She married John Alexander Culpepper at Lee Co., Alabama, on 25 May 1865 at age 20.2 
Married Name25 May 1865  As of 25 May 1865, her married name was Culpepper. 
Photographed*say 1866 She was photographed say 1866.
Phelixana Tison in College
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Phelixana and Penelope listed as a household member living with John Alexander Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Auburn, Lee Co., Alabama.3 
Birth of Son1874 Her son Leon Pryor Culpepper was born in 1874. 
Birth of Son7 Feb 1879 Her son John Albert Culpepper was born on 7 Feb 1879 at Georgia.4,5 
Death of Son25 Aug 1879 Her son Leon Pryor Culpepper died on 25 Aug 1879 at Sumter Co., Georgia
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Phelixana was listed as John Alexander Culpepper's wife on the 1880 Census at Sumter Co., Georgia.6 
Photographed*circa 1890 She was photographed circa 1890.7
John Alexander Culpepper & wife Phelixana Tison
Photographedcirca 1895 She was photographed circa 1895
Left to Right: Phelixana, John Albert, Mary, Bernice, and John Alexander.7
John Alexander Culpepper family
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Phelixana was listed as John Alexander Culpepper's wife on the 1900 Census at Smith Co., Texas.8 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Phelixana was listed as John Alexander Culpepper's wife on the 1910 Census at Smith Co., Texas.9 
Death of Spouse10 Mar 1920 Her husband John Alexander Culpepper died on 10 Mar 1920 at Smith Co., Texas.1,10 
Death*28 Jul 1928 She died at Smith Co., Texas, on 28 Jul 1928 at age 83.1,11 
Burial*circa 30 Jul 1928 Her body was interred circa 30 Jul 1928 at Center Cemetery, Smith Co., Texas.1 

Family

John Alexander Culpepper (11 Mar 1836 - 10 Mar 1920)
Marriage*25 May 1865 She married John Alexander Culpepper at Lee Co., Alabama, on 25 May 1865 at age 20.2 
Children
Last Edited4 Sep 2007

Citations

  1. Tombstone.
    Center Cemetery, Smith Co., TX
    John A. Culpepper, 11 Mar 1836 - 12 Mar 1920 - Father, Pvt. C.S. Army - Civil War
    P. E. Culpepper, 25 Feb 1845 - 28 July 1928 – Mother.
  2. E-mail written 2001-2005 to Lew Griffin from John Mastin Culpepper & Norma Beddingfield, e-mail address.
    from Phelixana's Confederate pension file.
  3. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Auburn, Lee Co., Alabama; Lines 12-14, Page 387B (16 Aug 1870)
    J A Culpepper, 32, M, Wh, Farmer, PE=$495, SC
    Phelixana E Culpepper, 24, F, Wh, GA
    Penelope M Culpepper, 1, F, Wh, GA.
  4. Tombstone.
    Center Cemetery, Smith Co., TX
    John A. Culpepper, 1879-1948
    Ellen M. Culpepper, 1885-1968.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    John Albert Culpepper, RFD 1, Tyler, Smith Co., Texas, 39, born 7 Feb 1879, White, Farmer for self at RFD 1, Tyler, Smith Co., Texas; Nearest relative: Wife, Ellen Culpepper, RFD 1, Tyler, Smith Co., Texas. Tall height, Medium build, Blue eyes, Light Brown hair, no disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918, Tyler, Smith Co., TX.
  6. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 145A, Sumter Co., GA
    J. A. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 41, Farmer, SC/SC/SC
    P. E. Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 22, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Nellie Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 11, ---, GA/SC/GA
    Bernice Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 2, ---, GA/SC/GA
    Burt Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 1, ---, GA/SC/GA.
  7. E-mail written 2001-2005 to Lew Griffin from John Mastin Culpepper & Norma Beddingfield, e-mail address.
  8. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 93, Sheet 9A, Pg 9, Pct 1, Gen.com Img 17, Smith Co., TX
    John A. Culpepper, Head, M, Mar-1835, 65, md-35 yrs, SC NC SC, Farmer (ID: 1461)
    Phelexyina Culpepper, Wife, F, Feb-1845, 55, md-35 yrs, Ch 5/2, GA GA GA
    John A. Culpepper, Son, M, Feb-1879, 21, S, GA SC GA, Farmer
    Mary D. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Sep-1887, 18, S, GA SC GA.
  9. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 88, Sheet 11A, Pg 130A, Pct 7, Gen.com Img 43, Smith Co., TX
    John A. Culpepper, Head, M, 75, M2, md-44, SC VA SC
    Polly Forh? Culpepper, Wife, F, 65, M1, md-44, ch 5/3, GA GA GA.
  10. E-mail written 2001-2005 to Lew Griffin from John Mastin Culpepper & Norma Beddingfield, e-mail address.
    date 12 March 1920 was incorrectly put on a bronze plate at his grave site.
  11. 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
    P. E. Culpepper (Mrs.), Smith Co., Jul 28 1928, 32425.