John Fulton Culpepper

Male, #2437, (23 Oct 1892 - May 1981)
Father*Alonzo Carroll Culpepper (24 Feb 1862 - 7 Oct 1937)
Mother*Susan A. Dampier (5 May 1870 - 1950)
Birth*23 Oct 1892 He was born on 23 Oct 1892 at Hooker, Lawrence Co., Mississippi.1 
Birth5 Apr 1893 John was born at Lawrence Co., Mississippi, on 5 Apr 1893.2 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 John, James and Samuel was listed as a son in Alonzo Carroll Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.3 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 John, James, Samuel and Alonzo was listed as a son in Alonzo Carroll Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.4 
Marriage*say 1913 He married Bessie Belle Sills at Mississippi say 1913. 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 John registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Stringer, Lawrence Co., Mississippi.1 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918.5 
Birth of Son21 Apr 1919 His son James F. Culpepper was born on 21 Apr 1919 at Mississippi.2 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.6 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.5 
Birth of Son21 Feb 1931 His son Rev. Arthur Carroll Culpepper was born on 21 Feb 1931. 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Mississippi.2 
Death of Father7 Oct 1937 His father Alonzo Carroll Culpepper died on 7 Oct 1937 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi
Death of Spouse10 Oct 1945 His wife Bessie Belle Sills died on 10 Oct 1945. 
Marriage*after 1945 He married Bessie McQueen at Mississippi after 1945. 
Death of Mother1950 His mother Susan A. Dampier died in 1950 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi
Death of Son23 Apr 1957 His son Rev. Arthur Carroll Culpepper died on 23 Apr 1957 at Durham Co., North Carolina.7 
Death of Spouse16 Aug 1975 His wife Bessie McQueen died on 16 Aug 1975 at Silver Creek, Lawrence Co., Mississippi.2,8 
Death*May 1981 He died at Silver Creek, Lawrence Co., Mississippi, in May 1981 at age 88.2 

Family 1

Bessie Belle Sills (circa 1893 - 10 Oct 1945)
Marriage*say 1913 He married Bessie Belle Sills at Mississippi say 1913. 
Children

Family 2

Bessie McQueen (28 Dec 1906 - 16 Aug 1975)
Marriage*after 1945 He married Bessie McQueen at Mississippi after 1945. 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. 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
    J. Fulton Culpepper, Age 24, Silver Creek, Lawrence Co., MS Born 23 Oct 1892 in Hooker, Lawrence Co., MS, Farming for self. Dependents: Wife & two children. Married. White. Prior Military Service: None. Grounds for Exemption from Draft: Support of wife & children, and ankles partly stiff. /s/ J. Fulton Culpepper, Tall height, Slender build, Black eyes, Black hair, Not bald, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 in Stringer, Lawrence Co., MS.
  2. 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
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 66, Page 7A, Family 80, Beat 2, Lawrence County, MS
    Alonzo Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, April 1862, 38, Md-15 yrs, MS/GA/MS, Farmer
    Susie Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, March 1869, 31, Md-15 yrs, ch 5/5, MS/MS/Ms
    Oma Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, April 1887, 13, S, MS/MS/MS
    Maggie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, May 1889, 11, S, MS/MS/MS
    Fulton Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Oct. 1892, 7, S, MS/MS/MS
    Bishop Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Nov. 1895, 4, S, MS/MS/MS
    Sebe Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Dec. 1899, 6/12, S, MS/MS/MS
    Sallie Culpepper, Mother, Wh, F, March 1833, 67, Wid, ch 6/6, MS/MS/MS.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 98, Sheet19A, Family 343, Beat 4, Lawrence County, MS
    Alonzo Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 48, Md-23 yrs, MS/AL/MS, Farmer-General Farm
    Susie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 37, Md1-23 yrs, ch 6/6, MS/MS/MS
    Oma Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 21, S, MS/MS/MS
    Maggie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 18, S, MS/MS/MS
    Fulton Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 16, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Labor-Home Farm
    Bishop Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Labor-Home Farm
    SB Culpepper, Son, M, W, 12, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Labor-Home Farm
    Carver Culpepper, Son, M, W, 6, S, MS/MS/MS.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 39-8, Page 3B, Beat 4, River Road, Lawrence Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Fulton J Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 37, md@21, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=WW
    Bessie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 39, md@23, MS/MS/MS
    Tiny M Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 14, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Eula C Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    James F Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Marie C Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 7, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  6. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 110, sheet 9A, p. 225, lines 1-5, Beat 4, Lawrence County MS (10 Jan 1920)
    John F. Culpeper, Head, M, Wh, 26, md, MS/MS/MS, farmer, general farm
    Bessie Culpeper, Wife, F, Wh, 28, md, MS/MS/MS
    Tina M. Culpeper, Dau, F, Wh, 4 6/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Eula Culpeper, Dau, F, Wh, 2 8/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    James Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 8/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  7. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Arthur C Culpepper, White, born 1931-1932, died 23 Apr 1957 in Durham Co., NC.
  8. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Blakely Cemetery. located on Salem Church Road in Collins, Covington Co., MS
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ms/covington/cemeteries/blakeley35gcm.txt
    + Bessie McQueen Culpepper, 29 Dec 1906 - 16 Aug 1975.