John Joel Culpepper Jr.1

Male, #2618, (3 Oct 1906 - 5 Oct 1962)
Father*John Joel Culpepper (10 Jan 1862 - 5 Aug 1934)
Mother*Caroline C. Catlett (15 Jan 1865 - 3 Feb 1931)
Name Variation He was also known as Jay. 
Birth*3 Oct 1906 John was born at Sumter Co., Alabama, on 3 Oct 1906.2 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Jack, Robert, Arlis and John was listed as a son in John Joel Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Thornville, Sumter Co., Alabama.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Jack, Robert, Arlis and John was listed as a son in John Joel Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Thornville, Sumter Co., Alabama.4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 John was listed as a brother in Robert Hall Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.5 
Marriage*13 Dec 1930 He married Virgie Goldman on 13 Dec 1930 at age 24. 
Death of Mother3 Feb 1931 His mother Caroline C. Catlett died on 3 Feb 1931 at Sumter Co., Alabama.6 
Death of Father5 Aug 1934 His father John Joel Culpepper died on 5 Aug 1934 at Sumter Co., Alabama.6 
Divorce*say 1940 He and Virgie Culpepper were divorced say 1940.7 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(PFC, 29th QM Carrier Co.)2,7 
Death*5 Oct 1962 He died on 5 Oct 1962 at age 56.2 
Burial*circa 7 Oct 1962 His body was interred circa 7 Oct 1962 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama.2 

Family

Virgie Goldman (circa 1912 - )
Marriage*13 Dec 1930 He married Virgie Goldman on 13 Dec 1930 at age 24. 
Divorce*say 1940 He and Virgie Culpepper were divorced say 1940.7 
Child
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart (#1)
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart (#2)
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  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. Sarah Mozingo, compiler, Choctaw County Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives, 1996.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~alchocta/cemeteriesindex.html
    Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Sumter Co., Alabama, near Choctaw County line.
    + John J. Culpepper, Oct. 3, 1906 - Oct. 5, 1962 (Mississippi, Pfc. 29 QM Car Co., World War II).
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 144, Page 6A, Lines 8-14, Thornville, Sumter Co., AL (15 Apr 1910)
    John J. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 48, md1-20yrs, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Callie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 46, md1-20yrs, ch 5/5, AL/AL/AL
    Jack Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 19, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Ella Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Robert Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Arlis Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, AL/AL/AL
    John J. Culpepper Jr, Son, M, Wh, 4, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 78, Page 1A, Lines 21-29, Thornville, Sumter Co., AL (3 Jan 1920)
    Johnie J. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 57, md, AL/GA/GA, Farmer
    Jack H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 28, sng, AL/AL/AL, Lumber Team Driver
    Callie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 54, md, MS/AL/GA
    Louella Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 25, sng, AL/AL/MS
    Robert H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 22, sng, AL/AL/MS, Lumber Team Driver
    Arlice Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 19, sng, AL/AL/MS
    Johnie J. Culpepper Jr, Son, M, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/MS
    Ruthie Boswell, Lodger, F, Wh, 54, sng, MS/MS/GA
    Nettie Bland, Half-sister, F, Wh, 71, sng, AL/AL/GA.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38-3, Page 12B, 1812 Sixth Ave, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Rent Home, $15.00, Radio=N
    Robert H. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 34, md@24, AL/AL/AL, Carpenter, General, Vet=WW
    Gertrude Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 35, md@23, AL/AL/AL
    Robert L. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 8, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Jolie F. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 6, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Carolyn Culpepper, Daughter, F,Wh, 3 712, sng, MS/AL/AL
    Joseph Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1 4/12, sng, MS/AL/AL
    Henrietta Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 9/12, MS/AL/AL
    John J. Culpepper, Father, M, Wh, 68, md@23, AL/AL/AL, No Occupation
    Carolyn Culpepper, Mother, F, Wh, 66, md@21, AL/AL/AL
    John J. Culpepper, Jr., Brother, M, Wh, 23, sng, AL/AL/AL, Truck Driver, Lumber Mill
    Antionette Bland, Aunt, F, Wh, 82, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  6. Sarah Mozingo, compiler, Choctaw County Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives, 1996.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~alchocta/cemeteriesindex.html
    Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Sumter Co., Alabama, near Choctaw County line.
    + John J. Culpepper, Jan. 10, 1862 - Aug. 5, 1934
    + Caroline C. Culpepper, Jan. 15, 1865 - Feb. 3, 1931.
  7. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    John J Culpepper, born 1906 in AL, White, Divorced, Education: 2 yrs HS, Height/Wt: 67/139; Resided in: Lauderdale Co., MS; Enlisted 30 Mar 1942 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).