Phillip Pinkney Culpepper

Male, #2335, (15 Nov 1828 - 7 Jan 1906)
Father*Owen Culpepper of Lauderdale Co., MS (c 1807 - c 1870)
Mother*Mary Everett (c 1810 - bt 1870 - 1880)
DNA* To help confirm Phillip Pinkney Culpepper's descent from Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, we are seeking a male Culpepper descendant of Phillip's to participate in our free DNA testing project. For more information, go to: http://gen.culpepper.com/dna
Name-Comm His was commonly known as Cul. 
Birth*15 Nov 1828 Phillip was born at Jackson Co., Georgia, on 15 Nov 1828.1 
1830 Census1 Jun 1830 Phillip was probably a free white male, age under 5, in Owen Culpepper of Lauderdale Co., MS's houshold, on the 1830 Census at Jackson Co., Georgia.2 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 Phillip was probably a free white male, age 10 and under 15, in Owen Culpepper of Lauderdale Co., MS's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.
(Enumerated in the census but otherwise not identified are 1 M0-5 and 1 F5-10.)3 
Marriage*22 Apr 1851 He married Sarah Ann Grimes at Choctaw Co., Alabama, on 22 Apr 1851 at age 22. 
Census*1853 A census listed Phillip as head of household at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, in 1853. 1 male and 1 female enumerated but not otherwise accounted for..4 
Birth of Son5 Feb 1857 His son James B. Culpepper was born on 5 Feb 1857 at Choctaw Co., Alabama.5 
1860 Census*1 Jun 1860 Phillip was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Choctaw Co., Alabama.6 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Confederate Pension Application Files, Clarke Co., MS:
     CULPEPPER, P. P., age 64 years; [1c]-22 years; [1]; P. O. - Quitman; resided in Alabama when enlisted April 1862, Co C, 40th Ala Reg; in actual service 3 years; officers in unit - Capt T. M. BRUNSON, Col Jno H. HIGLEY; honorably discharged "May 1865, Sallsberry N. C."; [2]; [13]; [14]; [18];
30 Jul 1892; /s/ P. P. Culpepper; witnesses: /s/ Jno H Cannon? Jas B Evans
     CULPEPPER, P. P., age 73 years; [1]; P. O. - Quitman; [1c]-30 years; [2]; resided in Choctaw Co - Ala when enlisted April 1862, 40th Ala; commanded by Col Jno H. HIGLEY; Co. C, Capt T M BRUNSON; served in above company "until surrender"; [5]; wounded "3 times slightly, flesh wound in leg & arm, July 63 & July 64, Vicksburg & Atlanta"; [8]; [9b]; surrendered at "Saulsberry N. C."; [10b]; occupation - farmer; [13]; [14c]; [15]; [16]; [16b]; lives with son; has 7 daughters & 2 sons; [17b]-"Yes, son";
/s/ P. P. Culpepper; 3 Aug 1901; witnesses: /s/ B H. Donald, Jno S. Dabbs
     CULPEPPER, P P, age 74; [1]; P. O. - Quitman; [1c]-32 years; widower; resided in "Chocktaw Co Ala" when enlisted 1862, 40th Alabama; commanded by John H HIGLEY; Co "C", T M BRUNSON; served in above company 4 years; [5]; [7]; [9]; wounded "3 times, Minnie ball in thigh, 1863"; [8]; [9b]; surrendered in North Carolina; [10b]; occupation - Farmer; [13]; [14c]; [15]; [16]; [16b]; lives with son; [17];(no date, signatures of applicant & witnesses.)7 
Birth of Son10 Jan 1864 His son Phillip Pinkney Culpepper Jr. was born on 10 Jan 1864 at Choctaw Co., Alabama.8 
Birth of Son15 Nov 1868 His son Owen R. Culpepper was born on 15 Nov 1868. 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 Phillip was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Clarke Co., Mississippi.9 
Death of Fathercirca 1870 His father Owen Culpepper of Lauderdale Co., MS died circa 1870 at Whynot, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
Death of Son1878 His son Owen R. Culpepper died in 1878. 
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 Phillip was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Clarke Co., Mississippi.10 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Phillip was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.11 
Death of Spouse5 Jan 1902 His wife Sarah Ann Grimes died on 5 Jan 1902 at Clarke Co., Mississippi.1 
Death*7 Jan 1906 He died at Clarke Co., Mississippi, on 7 Jan 1906 at age 77.1 
Burial*circa 8 Jan 1906 His body was interred circa 8 Jan 1906 at Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery, Clarke Co., Mississippi. Row 5.1 

Family

Sarah Ann Grimes (5 May 1833 - 5 Jan 1902)
Marriage*22 Apr 1851 He married Sarah Ann Grimes at Choctaw Co., Alabama, on 22 Apr 1851 at age 22. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Jul 2011

Citations

  1. Bennie and Lance White, compiler, White's Store.com, Bennie W. White, Jan 1999.
    http://www.whitesstore.com/montrose.htm
    Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery, Quitman, Clarke Co., MS
    + Phillip P. Culpepper, Sr., 15 Nov 1828 - 7 Jan 1906
    + Sarah Ann Culpepper, 5 May 1833 - 5 Jan 1902
    Note: A now unknown cemetery source says that Philip was born 22 Aug 1832, Sallie was born 15 May 1844 and died 5 Jan 1909, and that both were buried in Stonewall Cemetery.
  2. 1830 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 339, Jackson Co., GA
    Owen Culpepper, 1 M0-5, 1 M15-20, 1 F0-5, 1 F20-30.
  3. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 49, Ancestry.com images 21-22, Unknown Township, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Owen Culpepper, 1 M0-5, 1 M10-15, 1 M30-40, 1 F0-5, 4 F5-10, 1 F10-15, 1 F30-40, 0 slaves
    Simpson Culpepper, 1 M0-5, 1 M5-10, 1 M10-15, 2 M15-20, 1 M20-30, 1 M40-50, 2 F5-10, 1 F10-15, 1 F40-50, 0 slaves.
  4. Ron V Jackson (Advanced Indexing Systems), compiler, Mississippi State Census Indices, 1805-90, Generations Network - Provo, UT, 1999.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3556
    P. P. Culpepper, Lauderdale Co., MS, 1853, 2 free males, 3 free females.
  5. Bennie and Lance White, compiler, White's Store.com, Bennie W. White, Jan 1999.
    http://www.whitesstore.com/montrose.htm
    Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery, Quitman, Clarke Co., MS
    + James B. Culpepper, 5 Feb 1857 - 27 Oct 1926, "Father, With Christ in Heaven"
    + Ida O. Culpepper, 2 Mar 1866 - 24 Apr 1912 "Mother, She died as she lived - a Christian."
  6. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 34, Lines 3-8, Northern Division, Choctaw Co., AL
    P. P. Culpepper, 31, M, Planter, RE=$5,200, PE=$1,000, GA
    S. A. Culpepper, 26, F, NC
    M. C. Culpepper, 6, F, AL
    J. B. Culpepper, 3, M, AL
    T. Culpepper, 1, F, AL
    E. Jones, 21, M, Laborer, AL.
  7. http://www.netpathway.com/~bennie/pension_appli.htm.
  8. Bennie and Lance White, compiler, White's Store.com, Bennie W. White, Jan 1999.
    http://www.whitesstore.com/montrose.htm
    Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery, Quitman, Clarke Co., MS
    + Phillip P. Culpepper, 10 Jan 1864 - 12 Mar 1918
    + Martha Ella Culpepper, 18 Feb 1868 - 17 Feb 1951.
  9. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 16, Family 86, Lines 34-40, District 1, Clarke, MS
    Philip Colpeper, 41, M, Wh, Farmer, RE=$550, PE=300, GA
    Sarah Colpeper, 37, F, Wh, Keeping House, NC
    James Colpeper, 12, M, Wh, AL
    Philip Colpeper, 5, M, Wh, AL
    Owens Colpeper, 2, M, Wh, AL
    Mary C. Colpeper, 15, F, Wh, AL
    Thedosia Colpeper, 11, M, Wh, AL.
  10. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    FHL Film 1254644, National Archives Film T9-0644, District 1, Page 4A, Clarke Co., MS
    P. P. Culpepper, Self, M, Md, Wh, 53, Farmer, GA/SC/GA
    Sarah Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, Wh, 44, Keeps House, NC/NC/NC
    Cull. Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 16, N/A, AL/GA/NC
    Mag. Culpepper, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 12, N/A, MS/GA/NC
    Jessie Culpepper, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 8, N/A, MS/GA/NC
    Lucy Culpepper, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 4, N/A, MS/GA/NC.
  11. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 1, Page 14A, Family 222, Quitman, Clarke County, MS
    P. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, Nov. 1827, M-46 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Sallie Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, May 1833, 67, Md-46 yrs, ch 9/7, NC/NC/NC
    P. P. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Jan. 1864, Wid, AL/GA/NC, Farmer.