Ernest Frank Culpepper

Male, #29806, (12 Jun 1878 - 26 Oct 1928)
Father*Benjamin Franklin Culpepper (26 Mar 1847 - 14 Oct 1931)
Mother*Mary Jane Elliott (16 Jun 1848 - 2 Feb 1930)
Birth*12 Jun 1878 Ernest was born at Georgia on 12 Jun 1878.1 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Amos, Jerrie and Ernest was listed as a son in Benjamin Franklin Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Spalding Co., Georgia.2 
Birth of SonNov 1894 His son Ernest Culpepper Jr. was born in Nov 1894 at Georgia.3 
Birth of SonJan 1896 His son Fletcher Culpepper was born in Jan 1896 at Georgia.3 
Marriage*19 Feb 1896 He married Katie Belle Greenlee at Fulton Co., Georgia, on 19 Feb 1896 at age 17. Ernest Frank and Katie Belle are said to have only had one child who lived to maturity. The other children listed are either from the 1900 census, or from First Families of Henry Co. GA.4 
Birth of Son2 May 1897 His son Ernest Greenlee Culpepper was born on 2 May 1897 at Griffin, Spalding Co., Georgia.5 
Death of Son3 Jun 1897 His son Ernest Greenlee Culpepper died on 3 Jun 1897 at Griffin, Spalding Co., Georgia.6 
Birth of SonOct 1897 His son Moxley Culpepper was born in Oct 1897 at Georgia.3 
Birth of Son11 Feb 1898 His son Ronald Worth Culpepper was born on 11 Feb 1898.5 
Death of Son15 Jun 1898 His son Ronald Worth Culpepper died on 15 Jun 1898.5 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Ernest was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Griffin, Spalding Co., Georgia.3 
Photographed1908 He appeared as a son in a family photograph in 1908 at Griffin, Spalding Co., Georgia,
Front row left to right: Jerrie Milton Culpepper, Benjamin Franlin Culpepper, Mary Jane (Elliott) Culpepper, Amos Fletcher Culpepper.

Back row left to right: Rena (Culpepper) Sindorf, Archie Jackson Culpepper, Larua Pearl (Culpepper) Lee, Lloyd E. Culpepper, Dora Elizabeth Culpepper, Ernest Frank Culpepper
Picture made 1908 or 1913.7
Benjamin Franklin Culpepper
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Ernest was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Griffin, Spalding Co., Georgia.8 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Ernest was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia.9 
Death*26 Oct 1928 He died at Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia, on 26 Oct 1928 at age 50.5,10 
Burial*circa 28 Oct 1928 His body was interred circa 28 Oct 1928 at Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia.5 

Family

Katie Belle Greenlee (25 Aug 1867 - 14 May 1933)
Marriage*19 Feb 1896 He married Katie Belle Greenlee at Fulton Co., Georgia, on 19 Feb 1896 at age 17. Ernest Frank and Katie Belle are said to have only had one child who lived to maturity. The other children listed are either from the 1900 census, or from First Families of Henry Co. GA.4 
Children
ChartsOrphan / John J. Culpepper of Jackson Co., FL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Sep 2004

Citations

  1. Joseph Henry Hightower Moore, First Families of Henry County, Georgia, McDonough, GA: Genealogical Society of Henry & Clayton Co. GA, 1993.
    p 182 but 1900 census had Jan 1877; POB from 1900 census.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 114, Page 278C (31), Family 275, District 1068, Spalding Co., GA
    Benjamin F. Culpepper, Self, M, Md, 33, Farmer, AL/GA/GA
    Mary J. Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, 32, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Amos F. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 13, Farm Work, GA/AL/GA
    Dora E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 9, --- , GA/AL/GA
    Rena M. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 6, --- , GA/AL/GA
    Jerry M. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 4, --- , GA/AL/GA
    Ernest L. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 2, --- , GA/AL/GA
    Infant Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 1/12, May, --- , GA/AL/GA
    Joseph Thornton, Other, M, S, 18, Farm Work, GA/AL/GA.
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 90, Page 80B (24), Family 390, Taylor Street, Griffin, Spalding Co., GA
    Ernest L. Culpepper, Head, M, Jan 1877, 23, md 6 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Carpenter
    Katy Belle Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug 1872, 27, md 6 yrs, ch 4/3, TN/TN/TN, School Teacher
    Ernest Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, Nov 1894, 5, Sng, GA/GA/TN
    Fletcher Culpepper, Son, M, Jan 1896, 4, Sng, GA/GA/TN
    Moxley Culpepper, Son, M, Oct 1897, 2, Sng, GA/GA/TN.
  4. Fulton Co. GA Court of the Ordinary, Fulton Co. GA Marriage Index, A-K, Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call # US/CAN Film #404,269
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/ga/fulton.htm#Marriages
    Frank Culpepper and Belle Greenlee, W, 19 Feb 1896, Fulton Co., GA, Book I-291.
  5. Joseph Henry Hightower Moore, First Families of Henry County, Georgia, McDonough, GA: Genealogical Society of Henry & Clayton Co. GA, 1993.
    p 182.
  6. Joseph Henry Hightower Moore, First Families of Henry County, Georgia, McDonough, GA: Genealogical Society of Henry & Clayton Co. GA, 1993.
    p 182; but 'Ernest Jr' listed in 1900 census.
  7. Virginia Rodgers-Fall.
  8. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 120, Page 19B, Lines 56-58, 627 Taylor Street, Griffin, Spalding Co., GA
    Ernest H. Culpepper, Head, M, 33, md1-14 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Real Estate Agt
    Katie B. Culpepper, Wife, F, 36, md1-14 yrs, ch 3/1, TN/TN/TN
    Katie J. Culpepper, Dau, F, 7, Sng, GA/GA/TN.
  9. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 119, Page 2A, Lines 23-25, Anc.com img 3, 427 Gordon St, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA
    Ernest F. Culpepper, Head, M, 41, md. GA/GA/GA, House Carpenter
    Katy B. Culpepper, Wife, F, 44, md, TN/TN/TN
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Dau, F, 16, Sng, GA/GA/TN.
  10. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Earnest F. Culpepper, d. 6 Oct 1928 in Fulton Co., GA, 26749-J.