James Thomas Culpepper1

Male, #2537, (22 Aug 1920 - 19 Jul 1989)
Father*Joel Thomas Culpepper (22 Feb 1869 - 20 Feb 1930)
Mother*Julia Ann Robinson (4 Mar 1884 - 28 Nov 1964)
Name Variation He was also known as Dick. 
Birth*22 Aug 1920 James was born at Halsell, Choctaw Co., Alabama, on 22 Aug 1920.2,3 
Death of Father20 Feb 1930 His father Joel Thomas Culpepper died on 20 Feb 1930 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
1930 Census1 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.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.2 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(Private, US Army.)3,5 
Marriage*2 Nov 1957 He married Mary Elizabeth Thomas on 2 Nov 1957 at age 37. 
Birth of Son1960 His son Joel Thomas Culpepper was born in 1960. 
Death of Mother28 Nov 1964 His mother Julia Ann Robinson died on 28 Nov 1964 at York, Sumter Co., Alabama
Death*19 Jul 1989 He died at Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama, on 19 Jul 1989 at age 68.2,3 
Burial*circa 21 Jul 1989 His body was interred circa 21 Jul 1989 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama.3 


Mary Elizabeth Thomas (say 1920 - )
Marriage*2 Nov 1957 He married Mary Elizabeth Thomas on 2 Nov 1957 at age 37. 
ChartsJoseph 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 Edited18 Oct 2008


  1. Levin E. Culpepper, The Descendants of Joseph Culpepper who died in 1816, in Jackson County, Georgia, P. O. Box 5511, Meridian, MS 39302-5511: Lauderdale County Dept. of Archives & History, 1990's.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  3. Sarah Mozingo, compiler, Choctaw County Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives, 1996.
    Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Sumter Co., Alabama, near Choctaw County line.
    + James Thomas Culpepper, Aug. 22, 1920 - July 19, 1989 (Pvt. U. S. Army).
  4. 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.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    James T Culpepper, born 1922 in MS, White, Single, Education: Grammar School, Height/Wt: 64/134; Resided in: Lauderdale Co., MS; Enlisted 25 Sep 1942 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).