Ralph Otis Culpepper

Male, #26141, (27 May 1894 - 28 Nov 1949)
Father*Joel W. Culpepper (17 Feb 1869 - 12 Sep 1914)
Mother*Nancy Lou Sowell (8 Jul 1875 - 28 Feb 1904)
Birth*27 May 1894 Ralph was born at Henry Co., Georgia, on 27 May 1894.1 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Ralph was listed as a son in Joel W. Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Henry Co., Georgia.2 
Death of Mother28 Feb 1904 His mother Nancy Lou Sowell died on 28 Feb 1904 at Henry Co., Georgia.3 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Ralph and Harry was listed as a son in Joel W. Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Tussahaw, Henry Co., Georgia.4 
Death of Father12 Sep 1914 His father Joel W. Culpepper died on 12 Sep 1914 at Henry Co., Georgia.3 
World War I*1918 He served in World War I in 1918
(Inducted and ordered to report to Camp Gordon, GA on 5 Sep 1918.)5 
Marriage*circa 1926 He married Dora (?) circa 1926.6 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Ralph was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Burkburnett, Wichita Co., Texas.6 
Death*28 Nov 1949 He died at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, on 28 Nov 1949 at age 55.1 

Family

Dora (?) (circa 1893 - )
Marriage*circa 1926 He married Dora (?) circa 1926.6 
Children
ChartsOrphan / John J. Culpepper of Jackson Co., FL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. State of California Department of Health Services / Center for Health Statistics, compiler, California Death Index, 1940-1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5180
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 49, Page 160A, Family 162, Tussahaw 489 District, Henry Co., GA
    Joel W. Culpepper, Head, M, Jul 1872, 27, md 7 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Nancy L. Culpepper, Wife, F, Jul 1875, 24. md 7 yrs, ch 3/3, GA/GA/GA
    Rolf O. Culpepper, Son, M, May 1894, 6, S, GA/GA/GA
    Mary L. Culpepper, Dau, F, Jul 1897, 2, S, GA/GA/GA
    Mittie C. Culpepper, Dau, F, Apr 1899, 1, S, GA/GA/GA.
  3. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Philadelphia United Methodist Church Cemetery, McDonough, Henry Co., GA. Compiled by Linda S. Sanders:
    + Joel W. Culpepper, 17 Feb 1869 - 12 Sep 1914
    + Nancy Lou Culpepper, 8 Jul 1875 - 28 Feb 1904.


  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 65, Page 21a, Family 29, Gen.com img 5, Tussahaw, Henry Co., GA
    Joel W. Culpepper, Head, M, 44, md2-4 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Annie M. Culpepper, Wife, F, 37, md1-4 yrs, ch 0/0, GA/GA/GA
    Ralph O. Culpepper, Son, M, 15, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Mary Sus. Culpepper, Dau, F, 12, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Mittie Lee Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Hary L. Culpepper, Son, M, 7, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  5. E-mail written 1998-2007 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from Shirley Beth Culpepper Brook (#5957), e-mail address.
    Vessie Thrasher, "Henry County, 1917-1918, WWI Service Records", Henry County Georgia, the Mother of Counties, page 301-302.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 44, Sheet 14B, Lines 59-62, Precinct 2, Wichita Co., TX (17 Apr 1930)
    Rent=$6, Radio=Y, Farm=N (#26141)
    Ralph O. Culpepper, Head, M, 35, md@32, GA/GA/GA, Truck Driver/Oil Co, Vet=WW
    Dora Culpepper, Wife, F, 36, md@15, TX/TX/TX
    Bobby Joe Culpepper, Son, M, 1 1/12, sng, TX/GA/TX
    Perott Ingerson, Stepson, M, 13, sng, TX/TX/TX.