Willie F. Gamble1

Female, #32529, (25 Nov 1871 - 9 Aug 1959)
Name Variation She was also known as Willie Fredonia Gains. 
Birth*25 Nov 1871 Willie was born at Alabama on 25 Nov 1871. 
Marriage*14 Jul 1889 She married Francis Marion Culpepper at Marshall Co., Alabama, on 14 Jul 1889 at age 17.1 
Married Name14 Jul 1889  As of 14 Jul 1889, her married name was Culpepper.1 
Birth of Son14 Apr 1891 Her son Luther Lafayette Culpepper was born on 14 Apr 1891 at Alabama
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Willie was listed as Francis Marion Culpepper's wife on the 1900 Census at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama.2 
Birth of Son1 Sep 1905 Her son Infant Son Culpepper was born on 1 Sep 1905. 
Death of Son1 Sep 1905 Her son Infant Son Culpepper died on 1 Sep 1905. 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Willie was listed as an unknown person 's wife on the 1910 Census at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Willie was listed as Francis Marion Culpepper's wife on the 1920 Census at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama.4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Willie was listed as Francis Marion Culpepper's wife on the 1930 Census at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama.5 
Photographedcirca Jul 1950 She appeared as a wife in a family photograph circa Jul 1950 at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama,
from left to right: Willie Gamble Culpepper, Francis Marion Culpepper, Luther Lafayette Culpepper, Howard Luther Culpepper, and Jerry Eugene "Gene" Culpepper. The photo was taken in Gadsden, Alabama in the summer of 1950, in the back yard of Francis Marion's home.6
Four Generations of Culpeppers
Death of Spouse6 May 1951 Her husband Francis Marion Culpepper died on 6 May 1951 at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama.7 
Death*9 Aug 1959 She died at Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama, on 9 Aug 1959 at age 87.8 
Burial*circa 11 Aug 1959 Her body was interred circa 11 Aug 1959 at Forrest Cemetery, Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama

Family

Francis Marion Culpepper (25 Aug 1869 - 6 May 1951)
Marriage*14 Jul 1889 She married Francis Marion Culpepper at Marshall Co., Alabama, on 14 Jul 1889 at age 17.1 
Children
Last Edited23 May 2008

Citations

  1. Margene Hemrick Black, compiler, 1889-1895 Reconstructed Census of Marshall County, Alabama, Guntersville, Alabama: Past and Present Publications, 199_?, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 976.194 X2bm.
    Marriages from Marshall County Newspapers (page 65): Frank M Culpepper married Willie F. Gamble in 1889.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 148, Sheet 6B, Lines 79-84, Gadsden, Etowah Co., AL (7 Jun 1900)
    Francis M. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, Aug 1869, 30, md-10yrs, AL/GA/GA
    Willie F. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, Nov 1871, 28, md-10yrs, ch 4/4, AL/AL/GA
    Luther Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Apr 1890, 10, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lydia Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Jul 1892, 7, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Bertha Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Mar 1894, 6, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lola Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Oct 1897, 2, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 58, Sheet 5A, Lines 23-27, 219 3rd St, Gadsden, Etowah Co., AL (18 May 1910)
    Frank M. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 40, md1-20yrs, AL/US/US
    Willie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 38, md1-20yrs, ch 4/4, AL/AL/AL
    Lydia Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Bertha Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 16, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Lola Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 92, Sheet 29B, Lines 69-74, 416 2nd St, Gadsden, Etowah Co., AL (15 Jan 1920)
    F. M. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 50, md, AL/VA/AL, Mechanic/Stove Foundry
    Willie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 48, md, AL/AL/AL
    Luther Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 29, md, AL/AL/AL, Molder/Pipe Shop
    Vinia Culpepper, Dau-in-law, F, Wh, 29, md, AL/GA/GA
    Howard Culpepper, Grandson, M, Wh, 9, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Jerry Culpepper, Grandson, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 3, Sheet 15A, Lines 15-16, 412 2nd St, Gadsden, Etowah Co., AL (14 Apr 1930)
    Home=$3000, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Frank Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 60, md@21, AL/NC/AL, Employee/Stove Foundry, Vet=N
    Willie H. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 58, md@18, AL/AL/AL.
  6. E-mail written 2003 - 2008 to Lew Griffin from Sammy Eugene Culpepper (#47245), e-mail address.
  7. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    Francis M. Culpepper died 6 May 1951 in Etowah Co., Alabama.
  8. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    Willie G. Culpepper died 9 Aug 1959 in Etowah Co., Alabama.