Cynthia Jane Culpepper

Female, #32414, (20 Jan 1841 - 5 Jul 1877)
Father*Francis Gillespie Culpepper (31 Jan 1804 - 21 Oct 1903)
Mother*Eglintine Langley (6 Apr 1810 - 3 Apr 1878)
Birth*20 Jan 1841 Cynthia was born at Chambers Co., Alabama, on 20 Jan 1841. 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Eglintine, William, Martha, James, Shadrach, Benjamin, Nancy, Sarah, Cynthia, Amanda, Mary, Susan and Selena listed as a household member living with Francis Gillespie Culpepper on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Lafayette Co., Mississippi.1 
Marriage*2 Jun 1858 She married John Hugh Knox at Lavaca Co., Texas, on 2 Jun 1858 at age 17. 
Married Name2 Jun 1858  As of 2 Jun 1858, her married name was Knox. 
Death of Spouse6 Oct 1860 Her husband John Hugh Knox died on 6 Oct 1860 at Lavaca Co., Texas
Marriage*12 Oct 1861 She married Miles Pendergrass at Lavaca Co., Texas, on 12 Oct 1861 at age 20. 
Married Name12 Oct 1861  As of 12 Oct 1861, her married name was Pendergrass. 
Death of Spouse23 Dec 1867 Her husband Miles Pendergrass died on 23 Dec 1867. 
Photographed1871 She appeared as a sister in a family photograph in 1871 at Texas
left to right: Sarah Matilda (Culpepper) Mauldin, John Bryant Mauldin, Cynthia Jane (Culpepper) Knox Pendergrass.2
Matilda & John Mauldin with Cynthia Knox
back of photo
Marriage*8 Jan 1872 She married John Edgar on 8 Jan 1872 at age 30. 
Married Name8 Jan 1872  As of 8 Jan 1872, her married name was Edgar. 
Death*5 Jul 1877 She died at Lavaca Co., Texas, on 5 Jul 1877 at age 36. 
Burial*after 5 Jul 1877 Her body was interred after 5 Jul 1877 at Mount Olive Cemetery, Lavaca Co., Texas
Biography* The "FAMILY BIBLE RECORD OF FRANCIS G. & EGLINTINE CULPEPPER" listed Cynthia's birth: _________________________Cynthia Jane Culpepper _________________________was Born (Winter) 1841
Mrs. James L. (Vivian Hastings) Culpepper recorded the following tombstone in the Mt. Olive Cemetery, Lavaca Co., TX in a 24 Sep 1978 letter: _________________________Mrs. C. J. Edgar _________________________Died 5 July 1877. 

Family 1

John Hugh Knox (30 Oct 1835 - 6 Oct 1860)
Marriage*2 Jun 1858 She married John Hugh Knox at Lavaca Co., Texas, on 2 Jun 1858 at age 17. 

Family 2

Miles Pendergrass (circa 1838 - 23 Dec 1867)
Marriage*12 Oct 1861 She married Miles Pendergrass at Lavaca Co., Texas, on 12 Oct 1861 at age 20. 

Family 3

John Edgar (1820 - 12 Sep 1906)
Marriage*8 Jan 1872 She married John Edgar on 8 Jan 1872 at age 30. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited23 Apr 2009

Citations

  1. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 43, Family 290, Lines 12-25, (not stated) Lafayette Co, MS
    F. G. Culpepper, 46, M, Farmer, 100, SC
    Edlentine Culpepper, 38, F, SC
    William H (W) Culpepper, 21, M, Student, GA
    Martha A E Culpepper, 18, F, GA
    Jas L. Culpepper, 16, M, Student, GA
    Shadrack D. Culpepper, 14, M, SC
    Francis B. Culpepper, 13, M, AL
    Nancy R. Culpepper, 11, F, AL
    Matilda S. Culpepper, 10, F, AL
    Cynthia J. Culpepper, 8, F, AL
    Amanda Culpepper, 6, F, AL
    Mary J. Culpepper, 4, F, AL
    Melvina Culpepper, 3, F, AL
    Salina Culpepper, 1, F, MS.
  2. E-mail written Apr 2009 to Lew Griffin from Kathy Knox Milller (Mrs. Ron Miller), Olympic View, WA, e-mail address.