Joseph Clayton Culpepper1

Male, #2715, (18 Sep 1896 - 5 May 1950)
Father*William C. Culpepper (28 Feb 1866 - 13 Jan 1946)
Mother*Elminie E. Clark (19 Jan 1870 - 7 Nov 1940)
Birth*18 Sep 1896 Joseph was born at Increase, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 18 Sep 1896.2 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Clyde, Joseph, Owen and Clyde was listed as a son in William C. Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.3 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Clyde, Clyde, Joseph, Owen, Clemming and Otis was listed as a son in William C. Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1918 Joseph registered for the WW-I draft, naming William C. Culpepper as his nearest relative, on 5 Jun 1918 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
World War I*1918 He served in World War I in 1918
(US Navy, SI USNRF.) 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Clyde, Clyde, Joseph, Owen, Clemming and Otis was listed as a son in William C. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.5 
Marriage*circa 1930 He married Mattie Jones circa 1930.6 
Birth of Son3 Jun 1932 His son Robert Charles Culpepper was born on 3 Jun 1932 at Whynot, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.6,7 
Relocation*circa 1940 He relocated circa 1940 at Pascagoula, Jackson Co., Mississippi,6 
Death of Mother7 Nov 1940 His mother Elminie E. Clark died on 7 Nov 1940 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
Death of Father13 Jan 1946 His father William C. Culpepper died on 13 Jan 1946 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
Death*5 May 1950 He died on 5 May 1950 at age 53. 

Family

Mattie Jones (1 Aug 1911 - 21 Apr 2003)
Marriage*circa 1930 He married Mattie Jones circa 1930.6 
Children
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2000, 2010 to Lew Griffin from Margaret Pilley Kittley (Mrs. James 'Jack' Ewell Kittley) (#39811), e-mail address.
  2. 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
    Clayton J. Culpepper, Age 21, Increase, Lauderdale Co., MS, Born 18 Sep 1896 in Increase, Lauderdale Co., MS. Father Born in Increase, Lauderdale Co., MS, Self-employed at Increase, Lauderdale Co., MS. Nearest Relative: W. C. Culpepper, Increase, Lauderdale Co., MS, White, /s/ Clayton J. Culpepper, Medium height, Medium build, Blue eyes, Dark Brown hair, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1918 in Lauderdale Co., MS.
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 27, Page 2B, Family 34, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale County, MS
    Wm. L. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, Feb. 1866, 34, Md-11 yrs, MS/MS/MS, Teamster(?)
    Elmina C. Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, April 1871, 27, Md-11 yrs, ch 5/5, MS/MS/MS
    Winnie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Feb. 1891, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clifford Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Nov. 1893, 6, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clyde Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Aug. 1894, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clayton Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Sept. 1897, 2, S, MS/MS/MS
    Cecil Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, July 1898, 1, S, MS/MS/MS.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 60, Sheet 7B, Family 119, Beat 5, Lauderdale County, MS
    William C. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 43, M1-22, MS/MS/TN, Farmer-General Farm
    Elmina Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 39, M1-22, ch 9/8, MS/MS/MS
    Clifford Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clyde Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, S, MS/MS/MS
    Joseph C. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 13, S, MS/MS/MS
    Owen C. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 11, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clement Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Ottis Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 7, S, MS/MS/MS
    Gladdis Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 6, S, MS/MS/MS.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 61, pg. 4B & 5A, Lines 100, 1-8, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale, MS beat 5(15 Jan 1920)
    W. C. Culpeper, Head, M,Wh, 59(57), md, AL/MS/MS owns general farm (#2706)v
    C. E. Culpeper, Wife, F, Wh, 48, md, MS/MS/MS
    Clifford Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 26, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Clide(Clyde) Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 24, sng, MS/MS/MS carpenter house
    Chayton (Clayton) Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 22, sng, MS/MS/MS laborer automobile
    Cecil Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 21, sng, MS/MS/MS laborer sawmill
    Clemie Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 19, sng, MS/MS/MS laborer sawmill
    Otis Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, MS/MS/MS farm laborer
    Gladys Culpeper, Dau, F, Wh, 15, sng, MS/MS/MS farm labor.
  6. The Mississippi Press, Pascagoula, MS.
    http://www.gulflive.com/mississippipress/
    Obituary of Robert Charles Culpepper (#58024), published 18 Mar 2007.
  7. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm