Hubert Culpepper

Male, #2328, (24 Nov 1834 - 26 Oct 1912)
Father*Joel Culpepper of Sumter Co., AL (c 1803 - 5 Jul 1875)
Mother*Amelia Yarbrough (c 1803 - 1860)
DNA* Hubert has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Joseph Culpepper of Jackson Co., GA, the son of Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA, the son of Joseph Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC, the son of Robert Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, the son of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*24 Nov 1834 Hubert was born at Jackson Co., Georgia, on 24 Nov 1834. 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 William, Amelia, Ambrose, Ellen, Huldah, Hubert, Gabrilla, Matthew, Harbin, James, Melburn, Malachi and Anthony listed as a household member living with Joel Culpepper of Sumter Co., AL on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Woods, Sumter Co., Alabama.1 
Marriage*20 Dec 1855 He married Sarah C. Boswell at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 20 Dec 1855 at age 21.2 
Voted*3 Mar 1856 He voted in an election on 3 Mar 1856 at Woods, Sumter Co., Alabama.3 
1860 Census*1 Jun 1860 Hubert was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 
Death of Mother1860 His mother Amelia Yarbrough died in 1860. 
Land Grant/Patent*20 May 1862 Land was granted to Hubert Culpepper on 20 May 1862 at Sumter Co., Alabama,

80 acres.5 
Civil War*between 1863 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1863 and 1865

     Captured at Vicksburg and released on a gentleman's agreement.6 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 Hubert was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Sumter Co., Alabama.7 
Birth of Son8 Dec 1870 His son Francis Hubert Culpepper was born on 8 Dec 1870 at Sumter Co., Alabama
Birth of Son18 Oct 1872 His son Elbert Marvin Culpepper was born on 18 Oct 1872 at Sumter Co., Alabama.8,9 
Death of Father5 Jul 1875 His father Joel Culpepper of Sumter Co., AL died on 5 Jul 1875 at Sumter Co., Alabama
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 Hubert was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Sumter Co., Alabama.9 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Hubert was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.10 
Death of Spouse29 Jan 1907 His wife Sarah C. Boswell died on 29 Jan 1907 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Hubert was listed as a father-in-law in James W. Shoemaker's household on the 1910 Census at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.11 
Death*26 Oct 1912 He died at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 26 Oct 1912 at age 77. 

Family

Sarah C. Boswell (17 Sep 1835 - 29 Jan 1907)
Marriage*20 Dec 1855 He married Sarah C. Boswell at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 20 Dec 1855 at age 21.2 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited29 Jun 2011

Citations

  1. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Pages 340A/Line 32 thru 340B/Line 3, Woods, Sumter Co., AL
    Joel Culpepper, 47, M, Farmer, RE=$500, GA (ID: 3971)
    Milly Culpepper, 47, F, GA
    Hulda Culpepper, 23, F, GA
    Ellen Culpepper, 19, F, GA
    Gabrilla Culpepper, 17, F, GA
    Herbert Culpepper, 15, M, GA
    Matthew Culpepper, 13, M, GA
    Harbin Culpepper, 12, M, AL
    Hardin Culpepper, 10, M, AL
    Melburn Culpepper, 8, M, AL
    Malachi Culpepper, 6, M, AL
    Walker Culpepper, 4, M, AL
    William Culpepper, 21, M, Farmer, GA
    Ambrose Culpepper, 20, M, Farmer, GA.
  2. Hunting For Bears, compiler, Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7842
    Hubert Culpepper and Sarah Boswell married 20 Dec 1855 in Lauderdale Co., MS.
  3. James T. Dawson, compiler, Sumter County, Alabama Voting Lists: 1834 - 1861 (3 vols.), Meridian, Mississippi: Lauderdale County Dept of Archives and History, 1988, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 976.141 N4d.
    Hewbert Culpepper voted at Woods, Sumter Co., AL, on 3 Mar 1856.
  4. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 172, Family 1184, Lines 25-27, Beat 5, Lauderdale, MS
    H. Culpepper, 25, M, Farmer, RE=$0, PE=$500, GA
    Sarah Culpepper, 24, F, Dom Bus, GA
    Eleanor Culpepper, 2, F, MS.
  5. General Land Office Records, compiler, Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records, Online, Bureau of Land Management.
    http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/
    Hubert Culpepper, St Stephens Meridian; Sumter Co., AL; 80.11 Acres; Issue Date: 20 May 1862; Land Office: Montgomery; Authority: 20 May 1862: Homestead Entry Original (12 Stat. 392); Document Nr.: 7414; Accession/Serial Nr.: AL4760__.209; Aliquot Parts: E½NW; Sec 28; Twp 16-N; Rng 4-W.
  6. E-mail written Apr 2011 to Warren Culpepper from Donald Eugene Larkin (gtgs/o #2519), e-mail address.
  7. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 143B, Lines 35-39, Cuba, Sumter Co., AL
    Hubert Culpepper, 35, M, Wh, Miller, RE=$300, PE=$600, GA
    Sarah C. Culpepper, 33, F, Wh, Keeps house, AL
    Marry E. Culpepper, 13, F, Wh, Student, AL
    Martha V. Culpepper, 13, F, Wh, Student, AL
    Italie F. Culpepper, 2, F, Wh, AL.
  8. 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
    Elbert Marvin Culpepper, 1623 16th Ave, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS, Age 45, Born 18 Oct 1872, White, Occupation: Illegible, Front St., Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS. Nearest relative: Mrs. Carrie Culpepper, 1623 16th Ave, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS, /s/ Elbert Marvin Culpepper, Medium height, Slender build, Brown eyes, Salty hair, No disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918 in Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS.
  9. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 159, Page 360D, Lines 1-6, Thornville, Sumter Co., AL
    Hubert Culpepper, Self, M, md, Wh, 45, Farmer, GA/SC/SC
    Sarah Culpepper, Wife, F, md, Wh, 44, Keeps House, AL/SC/AL
    Mary Culpepper, Dau, F, sng, W, 22, Teacher, AL/GA/AL
    Dony Culpepper, Dau, F, sng, Wh, 12, At School, AL/GA/AL
    Francis Culpepper, Son, M, sng, Wh, 9, At School, AL/GA/AL
    Elbert Culpepper, Son, M, sng, Wh, 7, At School, AL/GA/AL.
  10. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, Page 1B, Family10, 16th Ave., Meridian Ward 1, Lauderdale County, MS
    Hubert Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, 1834, 65, Md-43 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Blacksmith
    Sarah C. Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, Sept. 1835, 64, Md-43 yrs, ch 4/4, AL/SC/GA
    Elbert M. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Oct. 1872, 27, Md-1 yr, AL/GA/AL, Foreman
    Carrie B. Culpepper, Dau-in-Law, Wh, F, July 1879, 20, Md-1 yr, ch 0/0, MS/AL/MS.
  11. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 40, Sheet 5B, Family 76, 1007 20th Avenue, Meridian, Lauderdale County, MS
    James W. Shoemaker, Head, M, Wh, 48, md1-20yrs, AL/UN/UN, Manager/Planing Mill
    Letitia F. Shoemaker, Wife, F, Wh, 42, md1-20yrs, ch 8/6, AL/GA/MS
    Ethel Shoemaker, Daughter, F, Wh, 18, sng, MS/AL/AL
    Horace J. Shoemaker, Son, M, Wh, 14, sng, MS/AL/AL
    Lester B. Shoemaker, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, MS/AL/AL
    Russell M. Shoemaker, Son, M, Wh, 8, S, MS/AL/AL
    Carroll C. Shoemaker, Son, M, Wh, 4, S, MS/AL/AL
    Spencer Shoemaker, Son, M, Wh, 2, S, MS/AL/AL
    Hubert Culpepper, Father-in-law, M, Wh, 74, Wd, MS/AL/AL.