Hon. James Alexander Culpepper1,2

Male, #1809, (23 Sep 1860 - 12 Nov 1931)
Father*John Culpepper of Chattahoochee Co., GA2 (9 Jan 1815 - bt 1880 - 1900)
Mother*Celia Pickren2 (18 Feb 1821 - 18 Jun 1868)
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Birth*23 Sep 1860 James was born at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 23 Sep 1860.3,2 
Death of Mother18 Jun 1868 His mother Celia Pickren died on 18 Jun 1868 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.2 
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.4 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 James and John was listed as a son in John Culpepper of Chattahoochee Co., GA's household on the 1880 Census at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.5 
Marriage*23 Nov 1884 He married Susan W. Clark at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 23 Nov 1884 at age 24.6 
Death of Spouse22 Apr 1887 His wife Susan W. Clark died on 22 Apr 1887.7 
Marriage*6 May 1891 He married Nancy Fredonia Clark at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 6 May 1891 at age 30.8 
Birth of Son13 Aug 1897 His son James Pickren Culpepper was born on 13 Aug 1897 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.9 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.10 
Birth of Son11 May 1902 His son Roland Leonidas Culpepper was born on 11 May 1902 at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.9 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.11 
Death of Spouse17 Jul 1912 His wife Nancy Fredonia Clark died on 17 Jul 1912.3 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.12 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 James was listed as a father-in-law in Neal Hooper Johnston's household on the 1930 Census at Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia.13 
Death*12 Nov 1931 He died at Muscogee Co., Georgia, on 12 Nov 1931 at age 71.3,14 
Burial*circa 14 Nov 1931 His body was interred circa 14 Nov 1931 at County Line Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Buena Vista, Marion Co., Georgia.3 
Biography* James A. Culpepper was a Judge in Chattahoochee County, GA. 

Family 1

Susan W. Clark (1 Mar 1866 - 22 Apr 1887)
Marriage*23 Nov 1884 He married Susan W. Clark at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 23 Nov 1884 at age 24.6 
Child

Family 2

Nancy Fredonia Clark (12 Jun 1868 - 17 Jul 1912)
Marriage*6 May 1891 He married Nancy Fredonia Clark at Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, on 6 May 1891 at age 30.8 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
James Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited20 Feb 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2000 to Lew Griffin from Sandra Hendricks.
  2. 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.
  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.
    + James A. Culpepper, 23 Sep 1860 - 12 Nov 1931
    + Nancy F. Culpepper, 12 Jun 1868 - 17 Jul 1912.
  4. 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.
  5. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 802A, ED 11, Big Sandy, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    John Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 68, Farmer, GA/VA/VA
    Sarah Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 58, Keeping House, SC/NC/NC
    Annie E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 26, Works On Farm, GA/GA/SC
    James A. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 19, Works On Farm, GA/GA/SC
    John H. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 16, Works On Farm, GA/GA/SC.
  6. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Marriages of Chattahoochee Co., GA, 1854 - 1889. From file contributed by Sue Meinhart:
    James A. Culpepper and Susan Clark on 23 Nov 1884 in Chattahoochee Co., GA.
  7. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Fort Benning Cemeteries (Non-Military), Chattahoochee Co., GA. File contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Kemis Massey
    Clark Cemetery: Susie W. Culpepper, 1 Mar 1866 - 22 Apr 1887.


  8. County Clerk, Chattahoochee Co., GA Marriages, 1889-1948 Lew Griffin - Transcriber , Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film # 423,379.
    James A. Culpepper and Nancy F. Clark on 6 May 1891 in Chattahoochee Co., GA.
  9. 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
  10. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, Page 153A (11), Family 187, Big Sandy Precinct, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    James A. Culpepper, Head, M, Sep 1861, 38, md 9 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Carpenter
    Fredonia Culpepper, Wife, F, Jun 1868, 31, md 9 yrs, ch 3/2, GA/GA/GA
    Vera C. Culpepper, Dau, F, Aug 1885, 14, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Aleth R. Culpepper, Dau, F, Jul 1893, 6, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    James P. Culpepper, Son, M, Aug 1897, 2, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Sarah A. Culpepper, Mother, F, Jan 1825, 75, wid, ch 1/1, GA/GA/GA.
  11. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 23, Page 6A, Family 108, Gen.com img 1, Win Rd, Big Sandy, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    James A. Culpepper, Head, M, 49, md2-19 yrs, GA/SC/GA, Farmer
    Fredonia N. Culpepper, Wife, F, 42, md1-19 yrs, ch 3/3, GA/SC/GA
    Aleth R. Culpepper, Dau, F, 16, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    James P. Culpepper, Son, M, 11, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Roland L. Culpepper, Son, M, 7, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Anneliza E. Culpepper, Sister, F, 56, Sng, GA/SC/GA.
  12. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Sheet 6B, Lines 57-61, Wise Road, Big Sandy, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    James A. Culpepper, Head, M, 59, wid, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Roland L. Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, GA/GA/GA, Farm Laborer
    Charlie S. Boynton, Son-in-law, M, 26, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Aletha R. (Culpepper) Boynton, Daughter, F, 26, md, GA/GA/GA
    Charlie S. Boynton Jr., Grandson, M, 1 10/12, S, GA/GA/GA.
  13. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, page 2B, Big Sandy District, Chattahoochee Co., GA
    Owns Home, Radio=Y, Farm=Y
    Neal H. Johnson, Head, M, 49, M, md @ 34, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Vera C. Johnson, Wife, F, 44, M, md @ 28, GA/GA/GA
    + 4 daughters and 2 sons
    James P. Culpepper, Father-in-law, M, 69, Wid, GA/GA/GA.
  14. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    James A. Culpepper, d. 12 Nov 1931 in Muscogee Co., GA.