Laura (?)

Female, #27984, (Apr 1875 - 29 May 1950)
Birth*Apr 1875 She was born in Apr 1875 at Georgia
BirthApr 1875 Laura was born at Alabama in Apr 1875. 
Married Namesay 1893  As of say 1893, her married name was Lendler.1 
Marriage*say 1893 She married (?) Lendler say 1893.1 
Married Name1 Aug 1899  As of 1 Aug 1899, her married name was Culpepper.1 
Marriage*1 Aug 1899 She married Henry Howard Culpepper at Spalding Co., Georgia, on 1 Aug 1899 at age 24.1 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Laura was listed as Henry Howard Culpepper's wife on the 1900 Census at Spalding Co., Georgia.2 
Birth of Soncirca 1902 Her son Jay Anton Culpepper was born circa 1902 at Spalding Co., Georgia.3,4 
Birth of Son8 Jul 1903 Her son John H. Culpepper was born on 8 Jul 1903 at Spalding Co., Georgia.4,5 
Birth of Soncirca 1908 Her son James P. Culpepper was born circa 1908 at Madison Co., Alabama.4 
Census3 Feb 1908 She was listed as a wife in the census report at Huntsville, Madison Co., Alabama, on 3 Feb 1908.6 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Laura was listed as Henry Howard Culpepper's wife on the 1910 Census at Huntsville, Madison Co., Alabama.4 
Photographed*say 1920 She was photographed say 1920 at Mississippi Co., Arkansas.7
Laura Culpepper
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Laura was listed as Henry Howard Culpepper's wife on the 1920 Census at Mississippi Co., Arkansas. There was also a 48 year old "Roberta" born in GA (circa 1871) noted in the household. She has not been identified either as a sister or sister-in-law..8 
Photographed*say 1935 She was photographed say 1935 at Tijuana, Baja, Mexico.7
Laura & Celeste O. Culpepper in Mexico
Death*29 May 1950 She died at Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia, on 29 May 1950 at age 75.9 

Family 1

(?) Lendler (say 1872 - before 1899)
Marriage*say 1893 She married (?) Lendler say 1893.1 

Family 2

Henry Howard Culpepper (Aug 1868 - )
Marriage*1 Aug 1899 She married Henry Howard Culpepper at Spalding Co., Georgia, on 1 Aug 1899 at age 24.1 
Last Edited15 Dec 2005


  1. Spalding Court of the Ordinary, Spalding Co., GA Marriages, 1852 – 1966, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1966 Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call # Film # 455,613 - 455,625. Howard H. Culpepper and Mrs. Lura Lendler on 1 Aug 1899 in Spalding Co., GA, Book D-239.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 96, Page 169B (13), Family 191, Africa District, Spalding Co., GA
    Howard Culpepper, Head, M, Aug 1868, 31, md 1(?) yr, GA/GA/GA, Operative
    Laura Culpepper, Wife, F, Apr 1875, 25, md 1(?) yr, ch 4/4, GA/GA/GA
    Emma Culpepper, Dau, F, Dec 1890, 9, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Grady Culpepper, Son, M, Mar 1892, 8, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Ralph Culpepper, Son, M, Aug 1893, 6, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Charlie Culpepper, Son, M, Mar 1894, 6, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  3. Commonwealth of Kentucky / Health Data Branch, compiler, Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000, Online database at
    Jay A. Culpepper, 22 Apr 1962 at age 59, Fayette Co., KY, Residence: Georgia, 62, 07772.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 145, Sheets 7A-B, Lines 44-52, 271 A St, West Huntsville, Madison Co., AL (20 Apr 1910)
    Henry H. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 46, md2-11yrs, GA/GA/GA, Loom fixer/Cotton Mill
    Lura Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 35, md2-11yrs, ch 8/6, AL/GA/GA
    Henry Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 18, sng, GA/GA/GA, Weaver/Cotton Mill
    Ralph W. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, GA/GA/GA, Weaver/Cotton Mill
    Jay A. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 7, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Johnie H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Winnie E. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 4, sng, AL/GA/GA
    Abba G. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 2, sng, AL/GA/GA
    James P. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1, sng, AL/GA/GA.
  5. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  6. Ann Geiger Maulsby, compiler, Children of Industrial Huntsville, 1908-1915, Huntsville, Alabama: A.G. Maulsby, 1987.
    Grady Culpepper, born 6 Mar 1892 in McDonough, GA, and Ralph Culpepper, born 13 Aug 1894 in McDonough, GA, both sons of H. H. and Laura Culpepper, were employed by Merrimack Mfg. Co. on 3 Feb 1908 and Dallas Mfg. Co. on 1 Jun 1908.
  7. E-mail written 1998 - 2009 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Jay William Culpepper (#27998), Doylestown, Wayne Co., Ohio, e-mail address.
  8. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 160, Sheet 1A, Pg 140, IM-1, Monroe, Mississippi Co., AR
    H. H. Culpepper, Head, M, 52, M, GA GA AL, Farmer
    Lena Culpepper, Wife, F, 43, M, AL US US
    Roberta Culpepper, Sister, F, 48, S, GA GA AL
    John Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, GA GA AL
    Winnie Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, AL GA AL
    James Culpepper, Son, M, 11, S, AL GA AL.
  9. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at, 1998.
    Laura N. Culpepper, d. 29 May 1950 at 75 years in Fulton Co., GA; Res. in Fulton Co., GA.