Sarah Minnie L. Culpepper

Female, #32550, (29 Nov 1870 - )
Father*William Washington Culpepper (14 Aug 1834 - 2 Mar 1918)
Mother*Pheraby Cardwell (11 Aug 1834 - 18 Nov 1911)
Birth*29 Nov 1870 Sarah was born at Louina, Randolph Co., Alabama, on 29 Nov 1870. 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Mary, Malinda, Sarah and Ellen was listed as a daughter in William Washington Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Flat Rock, Randolph Co., Alabama.1 
Marriage*26 Jul 1888 She married Rufus Gibson at Marshall Co., Alabama, on 26 Jul 1888 at age 17. 
Married Name26 Jul 1888  As of 26 Jul 1888, her married name was Gibson. 
Biography* Sarah was known as "Sallie." She was listed as "Mrs. Sallie Gibson of Birmingham" in a 1937 article about a John James Culpepper family reunion. 
Photographed1907 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph in 1907 at Albertville, Marshall Co., Alabama,
Left to right -- front row: Johnny Hudson Culpepper, Jessie Leroy Culpepper, Thomas Eugene Moore, Malcolm Monroe Moore, Ashton Clemont Lowry, Ollin Ollene Lowry, William Cary Lowry, Ethyl Gibson, Cora Lee Lowry;
middle row: Louis Alford Culpepper holding Lydia Grace Culpepper, Robert Benjamin F. Culpepper holding Velma Mae Moore, James Jefferson Moore holding Gladys Feraby Moore, Pheraby (Caldwell) Culpepper, William Washington Culpepper, Leon Gibson, & Mr. Prater (sharecropper);
back row: Anna Lita Jane (Johnson) Culpepper, Ellen Arline (Culpepper) Lowry holding Sunshine Lowry, Malinda Rebecca (Culpepper) Moore holding William Jackson Moore, Sarah Minnie L. (Culpepper) Gibson holding Malon Clifford Gibson, Mary Louisa Katherine (Culpepper) Phillips, Nancy Ann Frances Elizabeth Alice (Culpepper) Busby, Mrs. Prater;
standing behind William Washington Culpepper: on left, Etta Vesta (Culpepper) Morgan, on right, probably Eva Electres Lowry;
standing in doorway of house: unknown.2
William Washington Culpepper family
Photographed*say 1935 She was photographed say 1935.3
Sarah Minnie L. (Culpepper) Gibson & Ellen Arline (Culpepper) Lowry

Family

Rufus Gibson (circa 1868 - )
Marriage*26 Jul 1888 She married Rufus Gibson at Marshall Co., Alabama, on 26 Jul 1888 at age 17. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited7 Aug 2011

Citations

  1. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Flat Rock, Page 314B, Randolph Co., AL
    William W. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 45, GA, Farmer, Fa: SC, Mo: SC
    Ferriba Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 45, GA, Keeps House, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Mary L. C. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 21, AL, At Home, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Joseph R. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 19, AL, Works On Farm, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Benjamin R. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 15, AL, Works On Farm, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Malinda R. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 11, AL, At School, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Willson T. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 13, AL, Works On Farm, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Minnie S. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 9, AL, ---, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Alfred L. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 6, AL, ---, Fa: GA, Mo: GA
    Ellen A. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 2, AL, ---, Fa: GA, Mo: GA.
  2. Correspondence from Billy Wendell Dunn, Arab, AL, to Lew Griffin, say 1978.
  3. E-mail written Mar 2009 - Jul 2011 to Lew Griffin from Paula Lowry Riley, 138 Whisperwood Lane, Madison, AL 35758, Phone 256-461-8039, e-mail address.