Marshall Culpepper1

Male, #210, (circa 1833 - 10 Aug 1865)
Father*William Culpepper (1802 - 14 Feb 1858)
Mother*Judith Cherry (c 1804 - 26 Apr 1881)
Birth*circa 1833 Marshall was born at Norfolk Co., Virginia, circa 1833.2 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 Marshall was probably a free white male, age 5 and under 10,in William Culpepper's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.3 
Death of Father14 Feb 1858 His father William Culpepper died on 14 Feb 1858 at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.2 
Marriage*1 Feb 1859 He married Mary Virginia Jordan at Norfolk Co., Virginia, on 1 Feb 1859. 
Birth of SonOct 1859 His son James H. Culpepper was born in Oct 1859 at Portsmouth (city), Virginia
1860 Census*1 Jun 1860 Marshall was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Jefferson Ward, Portsmouth (city), Virginia.4 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Harry Monell offers the following: Marshall enlisted in the Virginia Rangers as a private on Feb 2, 1862 at Camp Pemberton and served in Company A, 7th Battalion, Virginia. The Company transferred on Apr 20, 1862 to Company A, 3rd Virginia Infantry. On Aug 8, 1862, the Company once again transferred as Company A, 61st Virginia Infantry. The 61st VA saw action in 25 different battles. Death records indicate that Marshall died from consumption. This was more than likely a result of exposure encountered during the war.5 
Birth of Soncirca 1863 His son Joseph M. Culpepper was born circa 1863 at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.6 
Death*10 Aug 1865 He died at Norfolk Co., Virginia, on 10 Aug 1865.2,7 

Family

Mary Virginia Jordan (circa 1834 - )
Marriage*1 Feb 1859 He married Mary Virginia Jordan at Norfolk Co., Virginia, on 1 Feb 1859. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Henry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited2 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. The Descendants of Robert Culpeper and Elizabeth Bracket, Harry Linwood Monell - sent by Diane Mathena, e-mail address, to Lew Griffin, 28 Aug 1993.
  2. Norfolk Co. VA Death records.
  3. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 168, Ancestry.com Images 8-9, Unk Twp, Norfolk Co., VA
    George Culpepper, 1 M5-10, 1 M10-15, 1 M40-50, 2 F0-5, 1 F15-20, 1 F30-40, 0 slaves
    Stephen Culpepper, 1 M20-30, 1 F15-20, 1 slave
    William Culpepper, 1 M 5-10; 2 M10-15, 1 M30-40, 2 F0-5, 1 F30-40, 0 slaves.
  4. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 53, Family 421, Portsmouth Jefferson Ward, Portsmouth (City), VA
    Marshall Culpepper, 26, M, Wh, Laborer, RE=$0, PE=$0, VA
    Mary V. Culpepper, 26, F, Wh, VA
    James A. Culpepper, 8/12, M, Wh, VA
    Julia Culpepper, 55, F, Wh, VA.
  5. Correspondence from Joseph G. Merrell Jr., Norfolk, VA, to Lew Griffin.
  6. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 10-11, Family 84, Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., Virginia
    Robert Culpepper, 46, M, Wh, Laborer, RE=$0, PE=$0, VA, Married in March
    Mary S. Culpepper, 24, M, Wh, Keeping house, VA
    Anna L. Culpepper, 14, F, Wh, At home, VA
    James H. Culpepper, 11, M, Wh, Living with uncle, VA
    Joseph M. Culpepper, 6, M, Wh, Living with uncle, VA
    Judah Culpepper, 66, F, Wh, Living with Son, VA.
  7. Norfolk Landmark Newspaper, compiler, Norfolk County, VA, Confederate Dead, April 1875.
    http://hometown.aol.com/otterleigh/death.htm