Charlie Humphrey Culpepper1,2

Male, #1891, (21 Mar 1884 - 22 May 1931)
Father*George Luther Culpepper (16 Feb 1850 - 18 Mar 1932)
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Blackman (11 Jul 1862 - 20 Apr 1926)
DNA* Charlie 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 Charley Humphries Culpepper. 
Birth*21 Mar 1884 Charlie was born at Cleburne, Johnson Co., Texas, on 21 Mar 1884.3,4 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Jimmie and Charlie was listed as a son in George Luther Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Dallas Co., Texas.5 
Marriage*6 Sep 1908 He married Josie Tucker at Texas on 6 Sep 1908 at age 24.3,6
Charlie Humphrey & Josie (Tucker) Culpepper
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Charlie was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Nolan Co., Texas.7 
Birth of Soncirca 1911 His son Willie Culpepper was born circa 1911 at Nolan Co., Texas
Marriage*say 1914 He married Ruby Jane Blackman at Texas say 1914. 
Birth of Son1 Sep 1914 His son Floyd Marshall Culpepper was born on 1 Sep 1914 at Seagoville, Kaufman Co., Texas.8 
Birth of Son26 Dec 1915 His son Luther Littleton Culpepper was born on 26 Dec 1915 at Texas.8 
Residence*Sep 1918 Charlie and Ruby resided at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, in Sep 1918.4 
WWI Draft Reg*12 Sep 1918 Charlie registered for the WW-I draft, naming Ruby Jane Blackman as his nearest relative, on 12 Sep 1918 at Tyler, Smith Co., Texas.4 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Charlie was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Graford, Palo Pinto Co., Texas.9 
Birth of Son7 Feb 1920 His son Carlton Milburn Culpepper was born on 7 Feb 1920 at Garford, Texas.10,8 
Birth of Son20 Feb 1922 His son Steven Leroy Culpepper was born on 20 Feb 1922 at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas.8,11 
Death of Mother20 Apr 1926 His mother Mary Elizabeth Blackman died on 20 Apr 1926 at Wharton, Wharton Co., Texas.3,12 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Charlie was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Ellis Co., Texas.13 
Death*22 May 1931 He died at Texas on 22 May 1931 at age 47. 
Biography* The following is excerpted from Part II of a ledger left by Josie Mary Culpepper Wilson Burger for her children, October 21, 1957:
     Uncle Charlie was married twice. His first wife was Aunt Nan's sister (JosieTucker). She died when their second child was born. The baby died also. The oldest child, a little girl, died when 5 years old. He later married a 4th cousin of ours Ruby Blackman. They had 5 children. Uncle Charlie died May 1931. His wife died a few years later. His children are Floyd Marshall, Luther Littleton, Carlton Milburn, Leroy Stephen, and Ollie Grace. All live up around Fort Worth, Texas, except Carlton who is making the service his life work.
 

Family 1

Josie Tucker (say 1886 - )
Marriage*6 Sep 1908 He married Josie Tucker at Texas on 6 Sep 1908 at age 24.3,6
Charlie Humphrey & Josie (Tucker) Culpepper
Children

Family 2

Ruby Jane Blackman (5 Feb 1885 - 2 Aug 1932)
Marriage*say 1914 He married Ruby Jane Blackman at Texas say 1914. 
Children
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited23 Jul 2009

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 - 2007 to Lew Griffin from David Charles Culpepper (#2093), Portland, Oregon, e-mail address.
  2. E-mail written 2001-2009 to Culpepper Connections from Ruby Sue Culpepper Marshall (#2113), 6300 Cliffside Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76134, Phone 817-293-4916, e-mail address.
  3. , Mary Blackman Culpepper Bible.
  4. 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
    Charlie Humphrey Culpepper, Route 7, Box 136, Ft. Worth, Texas, age ??, born 21 Mar 1884, White, Farmer for self at Route 7, Box 136, Ft. Worth, Texas; Nearest relative: Ruby Culpepper, Route 7, Box 136a, Ft. Worth, Texas. (no image available for back of card where height, build, etc. are usually specified). Registered 12 Sep 1918, Tyler, Smith Co., TX.
  5. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED Unk, Sheet Unk, Page Unk Pct Unk, Dallas Co., TX (Transcription from Soundex by Lew Griffin. Could not be found in the Genealogy.com index and Ancestry.com index not yet available.)
    George L. Culpepper, Head, Feb 1850, GA
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, Jul 1862, TX;
    James N. Culpepper, Son, May 1881, TX
    Charley W. Culpepper, Son, Mar 1884, TX
    Emma E. Culpepper, Dau, Mar 1886, TX
    Mattie R. Culpepper, Dau, Feb 1888, TX
    Dora Culpepper, Dau, Feb 1890, TX
    Minnie Culpepper, Dau, Jan 1892, TX
    Georgia Culpepper, Son, Nov 1894, TX
    Alma Culpepper, Dau, Jan 1898, TX
    Lavina Blackman, Mother-in-law, Dec 1829, SC.
  6. E-mail written Jul 2009 to Lew Griffin from Ashley Harrel, e-mail address.
  7. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 181, Sheet 1A, Pg 246A, Pct 7, Gen.com Img 1, Nolan Co., TX
    C. H. Culpepper, Head, M, 26, M1, md-1 yr, TX GA TX, Laborer-Farm
    Mrs. Jossie Culpepper, Wife, F, 23, M1, md-1 yr, Ch1/1, TX TX TX
    ? Culpepper, Daughter, F, 1/12, S, TX TX TX.
  8. 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
  9. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 188, Sheet 3A, Lines __, Graford, Palo Pinto Co., TX (8 Jan 1920)
    Charlie H. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 35, md, TX/GA/TX, Farmer (#1891)v
    Ruby Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 32, md, AL/AL/AL
    Willie Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 13, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Ebbie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Gertrude Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 11, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Floyd Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Luther Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, TX/TX/AL.
  10. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Carlton Milburn Culpepper, 7 Feb 1920 - 7 Oct 1990, Served 13 Aug 1958 to 30 Jun 1962 as GY Sergeant in the US Marine Corps, Interred 10 Oct 1990 in Willamette National Cemetery, Section D, Site 603
    Eleanor L. Culpepper, 1 Jul 1915 - 18 Aug 1993, Served 23 Aug 1943 to 5 Sep 1945 as Sergeant in the US Marine Corps, Interred 20 Aug 1993 in Willamette National Cemetery, Section D, Site 603.
  11. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    C H Culpepper is the father of an otherwise unidentified infant born 20 Feb 1922 in Tarrant Co., Texas.
  12. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Murry L. Culpepper, Wharton Co., Apr 20 1926, 16212.
  13. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38, Sheet 9A, Precinct 6, Ellis Co., TX
    Home=$4000, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Charlie Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 46, md@24, TX/TX/TX, Farmer (#1891)
    Ruby Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, md@17, AL/AL/AL
    Floyd Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Luther Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Carlton Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 11, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Leroy Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 8, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Ollie G. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 3, sng, TX/TX/AL
    Willie Brooks, Step-son, M, Wh, 24, md@22, TX/TX/AL, Farm laborer
    Velma Brooks, Step-daughter-in-law, F, Wh, 19, md@17, TX/TX/AL,
    Melborn O. Brooks , Step-grandson, M, Wh, 4/12, sng, TX/TX/AL.
  14. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Ollie Grace Culpepper, Female, born 14 Sep 1926 in Tarrant Co., Texas, child of Charlie Culpepper and Ruby Blackburn.