Amos DeLafayette Culpepper

Male, #1501, (8 Apr 1855 - 14 Mar 1927)
Father*John Culpepper of Chattahoochee Co., GA1 (9 Jan 1815 - bt 1880 - 1900)
Mother*Celia Pickren1 (18 Feb 1821 - 18 Jun 1868)
DNA* Amos has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of James Culpepper, son of Robert Culpepper, Jr., who is a grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Name Variation He was also known as Amos Daniel Culpepper.2 
Birth*8 Apr 1855 Amos was born at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 8 Apr 1855.3,1 
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Celia, John, Joel, Edmund, Lucretia, Anna, Amos and Aaron listed as a household member living with John Culpepper of Chattahoochee Co., GA in the 1860 Census at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.4 
Death of Mother18 Jun 1868 His mother Celia Pickren died on 18 Jun 1868 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.1 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Sarah, Lucretia, Anna, Amos, Aaron, James and John listed as a household member living with John Culpepper of Chattahoochee Co., GA on the 1870 Census at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.5 
Marriage*12 Dec 1877 He married Mary A. Farmer at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 12 Dec 1877 at age 22.6 
Birth of Son14 Sep 1878 His son Pedrue E. Culpepper was born on 14 Sep 1878 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.7 
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 Amos was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.8 
Birth of Son14 Nov 1885 His son Amos Eugene Culpepper was born on 14 Nov 1885 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.9 
Birth of Son23 Sep 1888 His son John Moley Culpepper was born on 23 Sep 1888 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.10 
Birth of Son8 Oct 1889 His son William Floyd Culpepper was born on 8 Oct 1889 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.10 
Birth of Son7 Jun 1891 His son James Grover Culpepper was born on 7 Jun 1891 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.11,10 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Amos was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.12 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Amos was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.13 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Amos was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.14 
Photographed*say 1924 He was photographed say 1924 at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.15
Amos DeLafayette Culpepper & horse
Death of Son5 Jul 1926 His son Amos Eugene Culpepper died on 5 Jul 1926.9 
Death*14 Mar 1927 He died at Georgia on 14 Mar 1927 at age 71.3 
Burial*circa 16 Mar 1927 His body was interred circa 16 Mar 1927 at County Line Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Buena Vista, Marion Co., Georgia.3 

Family

Mary A. Farmer (19 Jan 1851 - 5 Oct 1937)
Marriage*12 Dec 1877 He married Mary A. Farmer at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 12 Dec 1877 at age 22.6 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
James Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Dec 2014

Citations

  1. Norma Kate Rogers, History of Chattahoochee County, Georgia, Columbus, GA: Columbus Office Supply, 1933.
    "Culpepper-Clark-Walker-Morgan Genealogy" by James A. Culpepper and Mrs. Moley Culpepper.
  2. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 78731396.
  3. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    County Line Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion Co., GA. Original survey published by Jeanne Wells Jernigan in 1980 and file contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mary Phillips.
    + Amose D. Culpepper, 8 Apr 1855 - 14 Mar 1927
    + Mollie Culpepper, 19 Jan 1851 - 5 Oct 1937.
  4. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 464, Cusseta PO, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    John Culpepper, 47, M, Farmer, $700/$1900, GA
    Liley Culpepper, 40, F, SC
    Jasper Culpepper, 17, M, GA
    George Culpepper, 16, M, GA
    Edmon Culpepper, 11, M, GA
    Cracy Culpepper, 10, F, GA
    Analiza Culpepper, 7, F, GA
    Amos Culpepper, 5, M, GA
    Christopher Culpepper, 2, M, GA.
  5. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 79A, Family 68, Cusseta PO, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    John Culpepper, 60, M, Farmer, $500/$700, GA
    Sarah Culpepper, 46, F, GA
    Lucretia Culpepper, 20, F, GA
    Ellen Culpepper, 17, F, GA
    Amos Culpepper, 15, M, GA
    Aaron Culpepper, 13, M, GA
    James Culpepper, 10, M, GA
    John Culpepper, 7, M, GA.
  6. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Marriages of Chattahoochee Co., GA, 1854 - 1889. From file contributed by Sue Meinhart:
    Amos Culpepper and Mollie Farmer on 12 Dec 1877 in Chattahoochee Co., GA.
  7. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    County Line Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion Co., GA. Original survey published by Jeanne Wells Jernigan in 1980 and file contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mary Phillips.
    + Pedrui E. Culpepper, 14 Sep 1878 - 5 Dec 1943
    + Mamie B. Culpepper, 13 Jun 1885 - 18 Jun 1969.
  8. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 802A, ED 11, Big Sandy, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    Amos D. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 24, Farmer, GA/GA/SC (ID: 1501)
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 25, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Pedrow Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 1, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Cassey M. Culpepper, Other, F, S, W, 6M, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Aaron C. Culpepper, Brother, M, S, W, 22, Works On Farm, GA/GA/SC
    James Harp, Other, M, S, Black, 22, Works On Farm, GA/---/---
    Adaline Smith, Other, F, S, Black, 11, Nurse, GA/---/---.
  9. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    County Line Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion Co., GA. Original survey published by Jeanne Wells Jernigan in 1980 and file contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mary Phillips.
    + Amose E. Culpepper, 14 Nov 1885 - 5 Jul 1926.
  10. 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
  11. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    County Line Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion Co., GA. Original survey published by Jeanne Wells Jernigan in 1980 and file contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mary Phillips.
    + James Culpepper, 7 Jun 1891 - 11 Jul 1980
    + Ester Morgan Culpepper, 18 May 1895 - 26 Feb 1961.

  12. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, Page 151B (9), Family 153, Big Sandy Precinct, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    Amos D. Culpepper, Head, M, Apr 1857, 43, md 22 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, Jan 1855, 45, md 22 yrs, ch 9/8, GA/GA/GA
    Pedrue Culpepper, Son, M, Sep 1878, 21, Sng, GA/GA/GA, Saw Mill Laborer
    Clyde Culpepper, Dau, F, Dec 1882, 17, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Eugene Culpepper, Son, M, Apr 1886, 14, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Moley Culpepper, Son, M, Jan 1888, 12, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    William F. Culpepper, Son, M, Feb 1890, 10, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Grover Culpepper, Son, M, Jun 1893, 7, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  13. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 23, Page 9A, Family 164, Gen.com img 7, Columbus - Buena Vista Road, Big Sandy, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    Amos D. Culpepper, Head, M, 54, md1-32 yrs, GA/NC/NC, Farmer
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, 56, md1-32 yrs, ch 9/8, GA/SC/GA
    Pedrue Culpepper, Son, M, 31, Sng, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    John M. Culpepper, Son, M, 22, Sng, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Floyd W. Culpepper, Son, M, 20, Sng, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    James G. Culpepper, Son, M, 18, Sng, GA/GA/GA, Farmer.
  14. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Sheet 8B, Lines 84-85, Dixie-Overland Highway, Big Sandy, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    Amos D. Culpepper, Head, M, 65, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Mollie Culpepper, Wife, F, 67, md, GA/GA/GA.
  15. E-mail written Sep 2011 to Warren L. Culpepper from John Culpepper, e-mail address.