James David Culpepper

Male, #1569, (22 Jun 1858 - 7 Apr 1931)
Father*Matthew Nathan Culpepper of Chickasaw Co. MS1 (1825 - Mar 1865)
Mother*Elizabeth F. Long1 (May 1834 - a 1900)
DNA* James has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Jeremiah Culpepper of Nash Co., NC, and Jeremiah has been proven to be a son of James, a grandson of Robert Culpepper, Jr. and a 2-great-grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*22 Jun 1858 James was born at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 22 Jun 1858. 
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Elizabeth, Washington, George, Gaston, James and Sallie listed as a household member living with Matthew Nathan Culpepper of Chickasaw Co. MS in the 1860 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.1 
Death of FatherMar 1865 His father Matthew Nathan Culpepper of Chickasaw Co. MS died in Mar 1865 at Richmond (city), Virginia
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Martha, Elizabeth and James listed as a household member living with Thomas J. Long on the 1870 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.2 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 James was listed as a grandson in Thomas J. Long's household on the 1880 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.3 
Marriage*24 Feb 1883 He married Mary Ann Alabama Ingram at Houston, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 24 Feb 1883 at age 24. 
Birth of Son12 Jan 1884 His son Samuel M. Culpepper was born on 12 Jan 1884 at Houlka, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi
Birth of Son5 Jun 1890 His son William Alexandra Culpepper was born on 5 Jun 1890 at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.4 
Birth of Son5 Jun 1890 His son James David Culpepper Jr. was born on 5 Jun 1890 at Houlka, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.5,6 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.7 
Photographed*circa 1905 He was photographed circa 1905 at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi,
1st row (L-R): James David Culpepper, Sr; his wife- Mary Ann Ingram, and their daughters: Sally Floyd Culpepper and Mary Agnes Culpepper.
2nd row: Mary Ann Ingram's brother (probably), James David Culpepper, Jr. (twin), William Alexandra Culpepper (twin). Picture taken about 1904-1906.8
James David Culpepper family
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.9 
Death of Son3 Nov 1912 His son William Alexandra Culpepper died on 3 Nov 1912 at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.4 
1920 Census*1 Jun 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Houlka, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.10 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Pontotoc Co., Mississippi.11 
Death*7 Apr 1931 He died at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 7 Apr 1931 at age 72. 
Burial*8 Apr 1931 His body was interred on 8 Apr 1931 at Halsell Cemetery, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi

Family

Mary Ann Alabama Ingram (18 Mar 1860 - 18 Dec 1943)
Marriage*24 Feb 1883 He married Mary Ann Alabama Ingram at Houston, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 24 Feb 1883 at age 24. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
James Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Oct 2011

Citations

  1. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 63, Family 500, Lines 6-12, Division 1, Chickasaw, MS
    Mathew Culpeper, 34, M, Farming, RE=$0, PE=$100, NC
    Eliza Culpeper, 30, F, Wife, SC
    Wash Culpeper, 12, M, SC
    George Culpeper, 8, M, MS
    Gaston Culpeper, 5, M, MS
    James Culpeper, 2, M, MS
    Not named, 3/12, F, MS.
  2. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 56-57, Family 406, Lines 40, 1-8, Northern Division Subdivision 2, Chickasaw, MS
    Thos J. Long, 65, M, Wh, Farmer, RE=$500, PE=$440, SC
    Martha Long, 62, F, Wh, Keeping House, SC
    Wm A. Long, 20, M, Wh, Work in Farm, SC
    Elizabeth Culpeper, 26, F, Wh, At home, SC
    James D. Culpeper, 12, M, Wh, Work in Farm, MS
    Martha J. Long, 38, F, Wh, At home, SC
    Rebecca Long, 31, F, Wh, At home, SC, married July 1870
    Sariah Long, 29, F, Wh, SC
    Hugh A. Long, 17, M, Wh, At home, MS
    David A. Long, 40, M, Wh, Work in Farm, SC
    Elizabeth Long, 30, F, Wh, Keeping House, MS
    Martha J. E. Long, 6/13, F, Wh, MS, born Feb. 1870
    Hugh R. Walker, 25, M, Wh, MS, married July 1870.
  3. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 312B, Neals Store, Chickasaw Co., MS
    Thomas J. Long, Self, M, Md, Wh, 75, Farmer, SC/SC/SC
    Martha Long, Wife, F, Md, Wh, 72, Keeping House, SC/SC/IRE
    Maryan Long, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 41, N/A, MS/SC/SC
    Sarah Long, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 39, N/A, SC/SC/SC
    Huanna Long, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 29, N/A, MS/SC/SC
    E. F. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wid, Wh, 47, N/A, SC/SC/SC
    James Culpepper, GSon, M, Sng, Wh, 21, N/A, MS/SC/SC.
  4. Tombstone.
    Friendship Presbyterian Church, van Vleet, Chickasaw Co., MS
    + W. A. (Willie) Culpepper, 5 Jun 1890 - 3 Nov 1912
    + Daisy Mathis Culpepper, 29 Nov 1884 - 29 Apr 1974.
  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
    James D. Culpepper, Jr. Age 27, Houlka, MS. Born 5 Jun 1890 in Houlka, MS. Farming for self at Houlka, MS. Father and mother are dependent on him. Single. White. Claims exemption from draft because he supports father and mother. /s/ James D. Culpepper, Jr. Medium height, medium build, blue eyes, light hair, not bald, and no disabilities. 5 Jun 1917, Houlka, Chickasaw Co., MS.
  6. 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
  7. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 19, Page 10A, Family 165, McCondy, Chickasaw County, MS
    James Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, June 1858, 41, Md-17 yrs, MS/SC/NC
    Mary A. Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, March 1861, 39, Md-17 yrs, ch 5/3, AL/AL/AL
    Mary A. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Dec. 1885, 14, S, MS/MS/AL
    William A. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, June 1890, 9, S, MS/MS/AL
    James D. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, June 1890, 9, S, MS/MS/AL
    Elizabeth F. Culpepper, Mother, Wh, F, May 1834, 66, Wid, ch 2/1, SC/SC/SC.
  8. E-mail from Henry Royce Culpepper Jr. (#1714), e-mail address, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, (www.culpepper.net) to Culpepper Connections, 1998-2010.
  9. ED 42, sheet 7.
  10. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 44, Sheet 6A, lines 21-23, Houlka, Chickasaw Co., MS (15 Jan 1920)
    James D. Culpeper, head, M, Wh, 61, md, MS/AL/SC, Farmer
    Mary Culpeper, wife, F, Wh, 57, md, AL/NC/SC
    Sallie F. Culpeper, dau, F, Wh, 18, sng, MS/MS/AL farm laborer.
  11. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 58-16, Page 21B, Beat 5, Pontotoc Co., MS
    Rent Farm, Radio=N
    James D Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 71, md@25, MS/NC/SC, Farmer, Farming, Vet=N
    Mary A Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 69, md@23, AL/NC/AL
    Henry H Davis, Son-in-law, M, Wh, 49, md@46, MS/AL/GA, Farmer, Farming, Vet=N
    Sallie F Davis, Daughter, F, Wh, 30, md@27, MS/MS/AL
    Marie Davis, Grand-daughter, F, Wh, 1/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.