Laura Augusta Leverett1

Female, #2749, (19 Jun 1890 - May 1983)
Birth*19 Jun 1890 Laura was born on 19 Jun 1890.2 
Birth of Soncirca 1908 Her son Leo Watley was born circa 1908 at Mississippi.3 
Marriage*6 Apr 1912 She married Francis Marion Culpepper on 6 Apr 1912 at age 21. 
Married Name6 Apr 1912  As of 6 Apr 1912, her married name was Culpepper. 
Birth of Son17 Jan 1917 Her son Mallard M. Culpepper was born on 17 Jan 1917 at Mississippi.2 
Birth of Son2 Jul 1919 Her son Harold Oree Culpepper was born on 2 Jul 1919 at Neshoba Co., Mississippi.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Laura was listed as Francis Marion Culpepper's wife on the 1920 Census at Neshoba Co., Mississippi.3 
Birth of Son30 Oct 1923 Her son Marshall Gill Culpepper was born on 30 Oct 1923 at Lake, Scott Co., Mississippi.4,2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Laura was listed as Francis Marion Culpepper's wife on the 1930 Census at Jackson, Hinds Co., Mississippi.5 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 Her Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Mississippi.2 
Death of Spousecirca 1961 Her husband Francis Marion Culpepper died circa 1961 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana.1 
Death of Son10 Jun 1979 Her son Marshall Gill Culpepper died on 10 Jun 1979 at Jackson, Hinds Co., Mississippi.4,2 
Death of Son29 Dec 1981 Her son Harold Oree Culpepper died on 29 Dec 1981 at Dallas Co., Texas.6,2 
Residence*Apr 1983 Laura resided at Bella Vista, Benton Co., Arkansas, in Apr 1983.2 
Death*May 1983 She died at Jackson, Hinds Co., Mississippi, in May 1983 at age 92.2,4 
Reunion*2 Jul 2006 A family reunion for the decendents of Francis Marion and Laura Augusta Culpepper is planned for the Forth of July weekend, 2006, in Bella Vista, Benton Co., Arkansas.1 


Francis Marion Culpepper (1 Jan 1890 - circa 1961)
Marriage*6 Apr 1912 She married Francis Marion Culpepper on 6 Apr 1912 at age 21. 
Last Edited10 Oct 2008


  1. E-mail written Jun 2006 to Warren Culpepper from Nancy Karen Culpepper Harben (#53603), e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 86, page 18A, Lines 17-21, Dixon & Waldo, Neshoba Co., MS (28 Jan 1920)
    Frank M. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 30, md, MS/MS/MS public work sawmill
    Laura Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 27, md, MS/GA/GA
    Malard Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 2 11/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Harrold Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Leo Watley, Adopted son, M, Wh, 11, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  4. E-mail written Nov 2005 to Warren Culpepper from Lorri Culpepper Towns, e-mail address.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 25-3, Page 11B, 521 South Congress Street, Jackson, Hinds, MS
    Own Home 0r Rent?, Radio=N
    Francis Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 48, md@23, AL/AL/AL, Driver, State Highway, Vet=N
    Laura Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 49, md@22, MS/GA/GA
    Mallard Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 13, sng, MS/AL/MS
    Harold Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, MS/AL/MS
    Gertrude Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 8, sng, MS/AL/MS
    Marshall Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, MS/AL/MS.
  6. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at, 2006.
    Harold O Culpepper, Male, died 29 Dec 1981 in Dallas Co., TX.