Bee B Culpepper

Male, #1474, (14 Sep 1876 - 10 Apr 1953)
Father*James H. Culpepper (c 1811 - )
Mother*Nancy Macon (c 1842 - )
DNA* To help confirm Bee B Culpepper's descent from Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, we are seeking a male Culpepper descendant of Bee's to participate in our free DNA testing project. For more information, go to: http://gen.culpepper.com/dna
Birth*14 Sep 1876 Bee was born at Montgomery Co., Georgia, on 14 Sep 1876.1 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 William, Bee and Walter was listed as a son in James H. Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Lee Co., Georgia.2 
Spanish-American War*1898 He served in the Spanish-American War in 1898
(Bee B was a Private in the 2nd Georgia Volunteers. He enlisted 5 Aug 1898 at Savannah, Georgia for two years. He was a resident of Cyclone, Georgia, height 5 feet, 7 inches, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, weight 154 lbs., born in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Georgia, occupation: laborer. He had had the measles in 1895.)3 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Bee was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Screven Co., Georgia.4 
Marriage*11 Oct 1905 He married Sadie Smith at Quitman, Wood Co., Texas, on 11 Oct 1905 at age 29.5 
Birth of Soncirca Oct 1909 His son Lonnie Culpepper was born circa Oct 1909 at Wood Co., Texas.6 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Bee was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wood Co., Texas.6 
Birth of Child2 Oct 1911 His child Infant (?) Culpepper was born on 2 Oct 1911 at Wood Co., Texas.7 
Birth of Son19 Mar 1913 His son Fred Dee Culpepper was born on 19 Mar 1913 at Texas.8 
WWI Draft Reg*12 Sep 1918 Bee registered for the WW-I draft, naming Sadie Culpepper as his nearest relative, on 12 Sep 1918 at Gilmer, Upshur Co., Texas.9 
Birth of Son24 Nov 1919 His son Robert Louis Culpepper was born on 24 Nov 1919 at Upshur Co., Texas.10,11 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Bee was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Upshur Co., Texas.10 
Birth of Son24 Apr 1929 His son William Ulysses Culpepper was born on 24 Apr 1929 at Wood Co., Texas.12 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Bee was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Wood Co., Texas.13 
Birth of Son30 Mar 1934 His son Infant (?) Culpepper was born on 30 Mar 1934 at Wood Co., Texas.14 
Death of Son30 Mar 1934 His son Infant (?) Culpepper died on 30 Mar 1934 at Wood Co., Texas.14 
Photographed*say 1935 He was photographed say 1935 at Wood Co., Texas.15
Birth of Son26 Feb 1937 His son Vernon Gene Culpepper was born on 26 Feb 1937.8 
Photographed*circa 1948 He was photographed circa 1948 at Winnsboro, Wood Co., Texas.16
Bee B & Sadie Culpepper
Death*10 Apr 1953 He died at Winnsboro, Wood Co., Texas, on 10 Apr 1953 at age 76.17 
Burial*say 12 Apr 1953 His body was interred say 12 Apr 1953 at Smyrna Cemetery, Winnsboro, Wood Co., Texas.18

Family

Sadie Smith (30 Jul 1891 - 29 Jul 1972)
Marriage*11 Oct 1905 He married Sadie Smith at Quitman, Wood Co., Texas, on 11 Oct 1905 at age 29.5 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
James Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited6 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2005 to Lew Griffin from John Mastin Culpepper & Norma Beddingfield, e-mail address.
    place from Spanish American War enlistment record.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 606D, District 976, Lee Co., GA
    James H. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 70, Farm Laborer, GA/GA/GA
    Nancy Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 38, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Wm. H. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 7, ---, GA/GA/GA
    B. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 6, ---, GA/GA/GA
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 3, ---, GA/GA/GA
    Walter Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 2, ---, GA/GA/GA.
  3. E-mail written 2001-2005 to Lew Griffin from John Mastin Culpepper & Norma Beddingfield, e-mail address.
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 122, page 5B, Militia District 260, Screven Co., GA
    Bee Culpepper, Head, M, Sep 1876 (23), S, AL/TX/AL, Day Laborer.
  5. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795
    Wood Co., TX: B. B. Culpepper and Sadie Smith, 11 Oct 1905, #4900.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 131, Sheet 7B, Pg 164B, Pct 4, Gen.com Img 72, Wood Co., TX
    Bee B. Culpepper, Head, M, M1, md-4 yrs, AL AL AL, Farmer
    Sadie Culpepper, Wife, F, 18, M1, md-4 yrs, ch 5/5, TX AL? MO
    Eveline Culpepper, Daughter, F, 3, S, TX AL TX
    Lillian Culpepper, Daughter, F, 2, S, TX AL TX
    Lonnie B. Culpepper, Son, M, 6/12, S, TX AL TX.
  7. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    B B Culpepper is the father of an otherwise unidentified infant born 2 Oct 1911 in Wood Co., Texas.
  8. 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
  9. 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
    Bee Bee Culpepper, RFD 2, Peach, Upshur Co., Texas, age 45, born Sep 1873 (Registrant was unsure of exact date of birth), White, Farmer for self at RFD 2, Peach, Upshur Co., Texas; Nearest relative: Mrs. Sadie Culpepper, RFD 2, Peach, Upshur Co., Texas. Medium height, Stout build, Blue eyes, Brown hair, no disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918, Gilmer, Upshur Co., Texas.
  10. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 112, Sheet 14A, Pf 130, Pct 3, Grice & Perryville Rd., Upshur Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=Y
    Bee B. Culpepper, Head, M, 47, M, AL GA GA, Farmer
    Sadie Culpepper, Wife, F, 29, M, TX TX TX
    Evelene Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, TX AL TX
    Lillian B. Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, S, TX AL TX
    Fred D. Culpepper, Son, M, 6, S, TX AL TX
    Florence V. Culpepper, Dau, F, 3 5/12, S, TX AL TX
    Robert L. Culpepper, Son, M, 1/12, S, TX AL TX.
  11. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    B B Culpeper is the father of an otherwise unidentified infant born 24 Nov 1919 in Upshur Co., Texas.
  12. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    William Wullisseo Culpepper, Male, born 24 Apr 1929 in Wood Co., Texas, child of Bee B. Culpepper and Sadie Smith.
  13. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, Sheet 5B, Pg 160, Pct. 4, Coldwater-Perryville Rd., Wood Co., TX
    Rent-Own=n/a, Radio=N, Farm=Y, Military=Sp
    Bee B. Culpepper, Head, M, 56, M, md@30, AL AL AL, Farmer
    Sadie Culpepper, Wife, F, 38, M, md@23, TX MO MO, Farm-Laborer
    Fred D. Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, TX AL MO, Farm Laborer
    Florence Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, TX AL MO
    Robert L. Culpepper, Son, M, 10, S, TX AL MO
    Mamie L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 8, S, TX AL MO
    Mertie Culpepper, Dau, F, 6, S, TX AL MO
    William U. Culpepper, Son, M, 1 11/12, S, TX AL MO.
  14. 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
    B. B. Culpepper (Infant of), Wood Co., 30 Mar 1934, 70714.
  15. E-mail written 1999 to Culpepper Connections from Michael Lane Culpepper (#36322), e-mail address (Nov 2009).
  16. E-mail written 1998, 1999, 2004 to Lew Griffin from Margaret Overstreet Coffman, e-mail address.
  17. 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
    Bee B. Culpepper died 10 Apr 1953 in Wood Co., TX.
  18. E-mail written 2003 to Lew Griffin from Dolores Gillespie, Clearwater, KS, e-mail address.
  19. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    William Wullisseo Culpepper, Male, born __ 1929 in Wood Co., Texas, child of Bee B. Culpepper and Sadie Smith.