Male, #2535, (21 Oct 1910 - 3 Sep 1966)
|Father*||Joel Thomas Culpepper (22 Feb 1869 - 20 Feb 1930)|
|Mother*||Julia Ann Robinson (4 Mar 1884 - 28 Nov 1964)|
|Birth||21 Oct 1909||Elda was born at Whynot, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 21 Oct 1909.1|
|Birth*||21 Oct 1910||He was born on 21 Oct 1910.2|
|Death of Father||20 Feb 1930||His father Joel Thomas Culpepper died on 20 Feb 1930 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.|
|1930 Census||1 Apr 1930||Elda, James and Berry was listed as a son in Julia Ann Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama.3|
|World War II*||between 1942 and 1945||He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945|
(PFC, Co. C, 626 TD BN.)1,4
|Death of Mother||28 Nov 1964||His mother Julia Ann Robinson died on 28 Nov 1964 at York, Sumter Co., Alabama.|
|Death*||3 Sep 1966||He died on 3 Sep 1966 at age 55.1|
|Burial*||circa 5 Sep 1966||His body was interred circa 5 Sep 1966 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama.1|
|Biography*||Elda never married.|
|Charts||Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart (#1)|
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart (#2)
John Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
|Last Edited||15 Apr 2010|
- Sarah Mozingo, compiler, Choctaw County Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives, 1996.
Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Sumter Co., Alabama, near Choctaw County line.
+ Elda Culpepper, Alabama, Oct. 21, 1909 - Sept. 3, 1966 (Pfc. Co. C 626 TD BN, World War II).
- Since Elda did not appear in the 1910 census (enumerated 15 Apr 1910), it is assumed that the birth year found on his tombstone is off, probably by one year.
- 1930 Federal Census, United States.
ED 24, Page 9A, Lines 6-8, Cuba & Old Town Road, Cuba, Sumter Co., AL (23 Apr 1930)
Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
Julia Culpepper, Head, F, Wh, 43, wid (md@18), MS/MS/MS, Farmer
Elde Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 19, sng, MS/MS/MS
Mattie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 16, sng, MS/MS/MS
Lucile Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 13, sng, MS/MS/MS
James Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, sng, MS/MS/MS
B. H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, MS/MS/MS
Ella Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 3 6/12, sng, AL/MS/MS.
- National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
Elda Culpepper, born 1910, White, Native of Mississippi; Resided in Sumter Co., Alabama; Enlisted on 13 Feb 1942 in Georgia at Fort McPherson Atlanta in the US Army as a Private for the duration of the War plus six months; Education: Grammar school; Marital Status: Single, without dependents; Height: 66; Weight: 124.