John Elbert Culpepper

Male, #2428, (11 Sep 1841 - 21 Mar 1898)
Father*John E. Culpepper of Jackson Co., GA (c 1809 - a 1 Jun 1880)
Mother*Jane Latty (13 Oct 1812 - 13 Oct 1894)
Extinct Surname?* The family branch headed by John Elbert Culpepper is believed to have no living male descendants with the Culpepper surname. If you know otherwise, please contact Lew Griffin using the link at the bottom of this page. 
Birth*11 Sep 1841 John was born at Jackson Co., Georgia, on 11 Sep 1841.1 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Jane, Ansel, Nancy, William, John, Caleb, Merriday and Eglentine listed as a household member living with John E. Culpepper of Jackson Co., GA on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Jackson Co., Georgia.2 
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Jane, William, John, Caleb, Merriday and Eglentine listed as a household member living with John E. Culpepper of Jackson Co., GA in the 1860 Census at Jackson Co., Georgia.3 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     John E. Culpepper enlisted in Gainesville, Ga. on September 15, 1862. In 1863 he was assigned to Co. B, 24th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry and later served in Co. C. When the 24th and other units were consolidated to form the 7th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, he served in Co. D. April - August, 1864 muster roll indicated that he lost his mount June 11, 1864. Private John Culpepper was captured on May 8, 1865 at Athens, Ga. and paroled the same day. Merriday H. Culpepper was his older brother and Caleb O. Latty was his uncle, both of which were also in Co. D, 7th Georgia Cavalry. (Source: John Latty, GG Grandson of Caleb O. Latty. ) 
Marriage*1 Jan 1865 He married Elizabeth A. Head at Hall Co., Georgia, on 1 Jan 1865 at age 23.4 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Hall Co., Georgia.5 
Birth of Soncirca 1872 His son John Raymond C. Culpepper was born circa 1872 at Jackson Co., Georgia.6 
Census*1 Jun 1880 A census listed John as head of household at Jackson Co., Georgia, on 1 Jun 1880.7 
City Directory*between 1889 and 1890 He was listed in the between 1889 and 1890 city directory for Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia.8 
Death of Spouse22 Mar 1894 His wife Elizabeth A. Head died on 22 Mar 1894.1 
Death of Mother13 Oct 1894 His mother Jane Latty died on 13 Oct 1894 at Carnesville, Franklin Co., Georgia.9 
Marriage*9 Feb 1896 He married Lucy F. Harville at Jackson Co., Georgia, on 9 Feb 1896 at age 54.10 
Death*21 Mar 1898 He died on 21 Mar 1898 at age 56.1 
Burial*circa 22 May 1898 His body was interred circa 22 May 1898 at Airline Baptist Church Cemetery, Hall Co., Georgia.1 

Family 1

Elizabeth A. Head (17 Jul 1844 - 22 Mar 1894)
Marriage*1 Jan 1865 He married Elizabeth A. Head at Hall Co., Georgia, on 1 Jan 1865 at age 23.4 
Children

Family 2

Lucy F. Harville (Oct 1862 - )
Marriage*9 Feb 1896 He married Lucy F. Harville at Jackson Co., Georgia, on 9 Feb 1896 at age 54.10 
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Airline Baptist Cemetery, Hall Co., GA. Extracted from file transcribed 5 May 1968 by Sybil McRay and others and posted to the USGenWeb Archives by Carolyn Golowka and Bill Stephenson:
    * John E. Culpepper, 11 Sep 1841 - 21 Mar 1898
    * Elizabeth Culpepper, 17 Jul 1844 - 22 Mar 1894.
  2. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 56, 45th Subdivision, Jackson Co., GA
    John Culpepper, 40, M, Farmer, GA
    Jane Culpepper, 35, F, GA
    Ansel M. Culpepper, 15, M, GA
    Nancy E. Culpepper, 13, F, GA
    William Culpepper, 11, M, GA
    John E. Culpepper, 10, M, GA
    Caleb Culpepper, 8, M, GA
    John H. Culpepper, 6, M, GA
    Ellantine A. Culpepper, 3, F, GA.
  3. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 219, Lee Randolph District, Jackson Co., GA
    John Culpepper, 56, M, GA, Farmer, PE=$360
    Jane Culpepper, 47, F, GA
    William Culpepper, 21, M, GA
    John E. Culpepper, 19, M, GA
    Calep C. Culpepper, 17, M, GA
    Meerridy H. Culpepper, 14, M, GA
    Eglientine A. Culpepper, 13, F, GA.
  4. Hall County Court of the Ordinary, Hall County, GA Marriages, 1819-1965, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1966, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Films 424,626 & 424,628.
    Elbert Culpepper and Elizabeth Head on 1 Jan 1865 by William S. Barton, J.P. in Hall Co., GA, Book A-427.
  5. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 275B, Glade District, Hall Co., GA
    John E. Culpepper, 27, M, GA, Farmer, RE=$300, PE=$400
    Elizabeth Culpepper, 26, F, GA.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 108, page 13A, Millers District, Jackson Co., GA
    John R. Culpepper, Head, M, 37, M1 16, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Avie L. Culpepper, Wife, F, 34, M1 16, ch 3/3, GA/GA/SC
    Lila M. Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, GA/GA/GA
    Laura B. Culpepper, Dau, F, 6, S, GA/GA/GA
    Thelma P. Culpepper, Dau, F, 4, S, GA/GA/GA.
  7. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    District 455, Page 636B, Jackson Co., GA
    John E. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 38, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Elizabeth A. Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 35, GA/GA/GA, Keeping House
    Maryann A. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 9, GA/GA/GA
    John R. C. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 6, GA/GA/GA.
  8. Atlanta City Directory, 1889 and 1890. Atlanta, GA: R. L. Polk and Co. Published on and extracted from Ancestry.com:
    1889: John Culpepper; N/A; clerk; N/A; boards at 83 Marietta
    1890: Elbert Culpepper, N/A; N/A; boards at Paris Hotel.
  9. Tombstone.
    Culpepper Cemetery, Carnesville, Franklin Co, GA. Surveyed by Warren Culpepper on 3 Oct 1998:
    Jane Culpepper, 13 Oct 1812 - 13 Oct 1894.
  10. Jackson County Court of the Ordinary, compiler, Jackson Co., GA Marriages, 1805 – 1903, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1963, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Films 325,652 - 325,654.
    J. E. Culpepper and Miss Lucy Harville on 9 Feb 1896 in Jackson Co., GA, Book H-83.