James Bishop Culpepper

Male, #2438, (21 Feb 1896 - )
Father*Alonzo Carroll Culpepper (24 Feb 1862 - 7 Oct 1937)
Mother*Susan A. Dampier (5 May 1870 - 1950)
Birth*21 Feb 1896 James was born at Lawrence Co., Mississippi, on 21 Feb 1896. 
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.1 
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.2 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1918 James registered for the WW-I draft, naming Ida M. Sills as his nearest relative, on 5 Jun 1918 at Monticello, Lawrence Co., Mississippi.3 
World War I*1918 He served in World War I in 1918.4 
Marriage*circa 1919 He married Ida M. Sills at Mississippi circa 1919. 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.5 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.4 
Death* He died at Silver Creek, Lawrence Co., Mississippi

Family

Ida M. Sills (18 Apr 1893 - 6 Oct 1988)
Marriage*circa 1919 He married Ida M. Sills at Mississippi circa 1919. 
Children
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited13 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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
    James Bishop Culpepper, Age 21, New Hebron, Lawrence Co., MS. Born 22 Feb 1897 in Lawrence Co., MS. Father Born in Lawrence Co., MS. Self-employed at New Hebron, Lawrence Co., MS. Nearest relative: Ida Culpepper, New Hebron, Lawrence Co., MS. White. /s/ James Bishop Culpepper, Tall height, Slender build, Dark brown eyes, Black hair, No disabilities. 5 Jun 1918, Monticello, Lawrence Co., MS.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 39-8, Page 3B, Beat 4, River Road, Lawrence Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Jim B Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 33, md@21, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=WW
    Ida M Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 36, md@24, MS/MS/MS
    Loraine Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 9, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Jimmie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 5, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Betty S Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 1 2/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 110, sheet 16A, p. 232, lines 48-49, Beat 4 Lawrence Co. MS (15 Jan 1920)
    James B. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 23, md, MS/MS/MS, farmer, general
    Ida M. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 23, md, MS/MS/MS.