James David Culpepper Jr.

Male, #1572, (5 Jun 1890 - 4 Mar 1970)
Father*James David Culpepper1 (22 Jun 1858 - 7 Apr 1931)
Mother*Mary Ann Alabama Ingram1 (18 Mar 1860 - 18 Dec 1943)
Birth*5 Jun 1890 James was born at Houlka, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 5 Jun 1890.2,3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 James and William was listed as a son in James David Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.1 
Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son in a family photograph 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 1904-1906.4
James David Culpepper family
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 James was listed as a son in James David Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.5 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Houlka, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.2 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918.6 
Marriage*3 Jan 1918 He married Beulah Bell Aston at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 3 Jan 1918 at age 27. 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.7 
Birth of Son5 Dec 1923 His son James David Culpepper III was born on 5 Dec 1923 at Pontotoc, Pontotoc Co., Mississippi
Birth of Son16 Mar 1926 His son Charles Milton Culpepper was born on 16 Mar 1926.3 
Birth of Son24 Apr 1928 His son Robert Cleo Culpepper was born on 24 Apr 1928 at Pontotoc, Pontotoc Co., Mississippi
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Pontotoc Co., Mississippi.8 
Death of Father7 Apr 1931 His father James David Culpepper died on 7 Apr 1931 at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi
Birth of Son22 Oct 1933 His son William Clinton Culpepper was born on 22 Oct 1933. 
Death of Mother18 Dec 1943 His mother Mary Ann Alabama Ingram died on 18 Dec 1943 at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi
SSN*1956 His Social Security Number was issued in 1956 in Mississippi.3 
Death of Spouse17 Nov 1957 His wife Beulah Bell Aston died on 17 Nov 1957. 
Death of Son2 Mar 1968 His son James David Culpepper III died on 2 Mar 1968 at Pontotoc, Pontotoc Co., Mississippi.4 
Residence*1970 James resided at Amory, Monroe Co., Mississippi, in 1970.3 
Death*4 Mar 1970 He died at Bruce, Calhoun Co., Mississippi, on 4 Mar 1970 at age 79.3,9 


Beulah Bell Aston (21 Jul 1900 - 17 Nov 1957)
Marriage*3 Jan 1918 He married Beulah Bell Aston at Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 3 Jan 1918 at age 27. 
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Jan 2012


  1. 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.
  2. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    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.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  4. E-mail from Henry Royce Culpepper Jr. (#1714), e-mail address, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, (www.culpepper.net) to Culpepper Connections, 1998-2010.
  5. ED 42, sheet 7.
  6. E-mail written Jan 2007 to Warren Culpepper from Tammy G., e-mail address.
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 40, Sheet 12B, lines 51-54, Beat 1, Chickasaw Co., MS (16 Feb 1920)
    James D. Culpepper, head, M, Wh, 29, md, MS/MS/MS, Farmer
    Beulah B. Culpepper, wife, F, Wh, 19, md, MS/MS/MS
    Mary L. Culpepper, dau, F, Wh, 1.2/12, sng. MS/MS/MS
    Chester L. Aston, bro, M, Wh, 21, sng, MS/MS/MS/, Laborer.
  8. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 58-16, Page 21A, Beat 5, Pontotoc Co., MS
    Rent Farm, Radio=N
    James D Jr Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 39, md@27, MS/MS/AL, Farmer, Farming, Vet=WW
    Bulah B Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 29, md@17, MS/MS/MS
    Mary L Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 11, sng, MS/MS/MS, Laborer, On Farm
    Ruby O Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 9, sng, MS/MS/MS, Laborer, On Farm
    Earline I Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 8, sng, MS/MS/MS
    James David III Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Charles M Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 4, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Robert C Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1 4/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  9. E-mail written 2010, 2012 to Warren Culpepper from Felecia Dianne Culpepper Higgins (#1992), e-mail address (Oct 2012).
    James David Culpepper Jr. died in Bruce, MS not Amory. He was living with Aunt Elsie when he passed away.
  10. Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo, MS.
    Obituary of Mary Culpepper Collins (#1689) published 4 Mar 2006.