Jethro David Culpepper

Male, #1643, (circa 1842 - )
Father*Henry Harrison Culpepper (20 Apr 1820 - bt 1887 - 1900)
Mother*Mary Ann Coppedge (c 1816 - c 1855)
DNA* Jethro 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*circa 1842 Jethro was born at Nash Co., North Carolina, circa 1842. 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Matilda, Jethro, Martha, Caledonia, Nancy and Mary listed as a household member living with Henry Harrison Culpepper on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Nash Co., North Carolina.1 
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Martha, Mary, George, Jethro and Catherine listed as a household member living with Henry Harrison Culpepper in the 1860 Census at Rocky Mount, Nash Co., North Carolina.2 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Enlisted 1 Mar 1862 as a Private at Nash Co., NC; resided in Nash Co., NC; served in H Co. 12th Inf Reg. NC, H Co. 32nd Inf Reg. NC and I Co. 30th Inf Reg. NC. 
Marriage*20 Dec 1865 He married Lucretia Adams at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 20 Dec 1865.3 
Birth of Soncirca 1867 His son William C. Culpepper was born circa 1867 at Nash Co., North Carolina
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 Jethro was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Upper Town Creek, Edgecombe Co., North Carolina.4 
Birth of SonAug 1873 His son John H. Culpepper was born in Aug 1873 at Nash Co., North Carolina
Birth of SonMay 1877 His son Robert R. Culpepper was born in May 1877 at Nash Co., North Carolina
1880 Census* Jethro was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Marion Co., Tennessee.5 
Birth of SonSep 1881 His son Elbert David Culpepper was born in Sep 1881 at Marion Co., Tennessee
1900 Census* Jethro was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Marion Co., Tennessee.6 

Family

Lucretia Adams (Dec 1839 - 22 Apr 1900)
Marriage*20 Dec 1865 He married Lucretia Adams at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 20 Dec 1865.3 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
James Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited23 Aug 2012

Citations

  1. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Pages 303A-B, Lines 41-42 & 1-7, Nash Co., NC (28 Sep 1850)
    Henry H. Culpepper, 29, M, Wh, House Carpenter, NC
    Mary A. Culpepper, 34, F, Wh, NC
    Matilda A. Culpepper, 10, F, Wh, NC
    Jethro D. Culpepper, 8, M, Wh, NC
    Martha A. Culpepper, 6, F, Wh, NC
    Caladonia Culpepper, 4, F, Wh, NC
    Nancy Culpepper, 2, F, Wh, NC
    Mary Green, 30, F, Wh, NC
    Elizabeth Green, 1, F, Wh, NC.
  2. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 329A, Lines 1-6, Dortches Dis, Rocky Mount PO, Nash Co., NC (26 Jul 1860)
    Henry H. Culpepper, 44, M, Wh, Carpenter, PE=$75, NC
    Catharine Culpepper, 24, F, Wh, Keeping house, NC
    Martha Culpepper, 15, F, Wh, NC
    Mary E. Culpepper, 3, F, Wh, NC
    Jethro D. Culpepper, 2, M, Wh, NC
    George W. Culpepper, 10/12, M, Wh, NC.
  3. North Carolina Division of Archives and History, compiler, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4802
    Jethro L Culpepper to marry Lucretia Joyner, Bond Date: 20 Dec 1865 in Nash Co., NC, Record No. 01035, Bondsman: John Culpepper, Witness: B H Sorsby, Bond No. 00008565.
  4. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 237A, Lines 3-11, Upper Town Creek Twp, Edgecombe Co., NC (16 Jul 1870)
    Jethro Culpepper, 28, M, Wh, Farmer, NC
    Lucretia Culpepper, 30, F, Wh, Keeping house, NC
    William C. Culpepper, 3, M, Wh, At home, NC
    Manda A. Culpepper, 1, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Mary A. Joyner, 9, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Martha D. Joyner, 8, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Matilda Joyner, 30, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Tempe A. Joyner, 9, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Mary Adams, 66, F, Wh, At home, NC.
  5. HL Film 1255269, National Archives Film T9-1269
    District 7, Page 243C, ED 77, sheet 39.
  6. ED 97, sheet 12.