William W. Culpepper

Male, #3282, (May 1829 - 1909)
Father*Chadwell Culpepper of Dooly Co., GA (c 1799 - 1852)
Mother*Frances Rye (c 1801 - b 1 Jun 1860)
DNA* William has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Joseph Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC, who is a son of Robert Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, the son of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*May 1829 William was born at Laurens Co., Georgia, in May 1829. 
1830 Census1 Jun 1830 William was probably a free white male, age under 5, in Chadwell Culpepper of Dooly Co., GA's houshold, on the 1830 Census at Laurens Co., Georgia. Unaccounted for is 1 Female 5-10..1 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 William was probably a free white male, age 10 and under 15, in Chadwell Culpepper of Dooly Co., GA's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Dooly Co., Georgia.
(Unaccounted for are 1 Male 10-15, 1 Female 0-5 and 1 Female 10-15).2 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Andrew, John, Griffin, Mary, Jefferson, Henry, William, Queen, David and Frances listed as a household member living with Chadwell Culpepper of Dooly Co., GA on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Dooly Co., Georgia.3 
Tax roll*1851 William registered to pay taxes
     William Culpepper of Dooly Co. District 14: 1 Poll.4 
Death of Father1852 His father Chadwell Culpepper of Dooly Co., GA died in 1852 at Dooly Co., Georgia
Guardian*7 May 1855 He was appointed as guardian of Mary Elizabeth Culpepper after the death of Chadwell Culpepper of Dooly Co., GA on 7 May 1855 at Dooly Co., Georgia, on 7 May 1855 at Dooly Co., Georgia,

     . William Culpepper and David S. Williams bond $500 to Alexander Meriwether, Ordinary of Dooly Co., GA in connection with William Culpepper being appointed guardian of Mary E. Culpepper, orphan child of Chadwell Culpepper, deceased.5 
Marriage*27 Dec 1857 He married Mary Ann Pollock at Pulaski Co., Georgia, on 27 Dec 1857 at age 28.6 
1860 Census*1 Jun 1860 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., Georgia.7 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Corporal, Company E (Robert King's Company), 4th Georgia Cavalry, CSA. He served with Edward Mobley for whom he named his son, Edward Mobley Culpepper.8 
Voter Registration*between 1867 and 1867 He registered to vote between 1867 and 1867 at Pulaski Co., Georgia.8 
Birth of Son10 May 1867 His son Charles D. Culpepper was born on 10 May 1867 at Pulaski Co., Georgia.9 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Pulaski Co., Georgia.10 
Birth of SonFeb 1875 His son Morris Pate Culpepper was born in Feb 1875 at Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., Georgia.8 
Birth of Son16 Sep 1878 His son Edward Mobley Culpepper was born on 16 Sep 1878 at Pulaski Co., Georgia.11,12 
Birth of Son5 Mar 1880 His son William Chadwell Culpepper was born on 5 Mar 1880 at Pulaski Co., Georgia
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Pulaski Co., Georgia.11 
Occupation*between 1885 and 1891 He was the Postmaster between 1885 and 1891 at Wilcox Co., Georgia.8 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Wilcox Co., Georgia.13 
Death*1909 He died in 1909.8 

Family

Mary Ann Pollock (Feb 1839 - 1918)
Marriage*27 Dec 1857 He married Mary Ann Pollock at Pulaski Co., Georgia, on 27 Dec 1857 at age 28.6 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
John Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Jun 2013

Citations

  1. 1830 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 019, Unk Twp, Laurens Co., GA
    Chadwell Culpepper, 1 M0-5, 1 M5-10, 1 M30-40, 1 F0-5, 1 F5-10, 1 F20-30.
  2. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 92, District 9, Dooly Co., GA
    Shadwell Culpepper, 2 M5-10, 2 M10-15, 1 M15-20, 1 M40-50, 2 F0-5, 2 F10-15, 1 F 30-40.
  3. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Pages 245A-B, District 24, Dooly Co., GA
    Chadwel Culpepper, 50, M, Farmer, $2,500, GA
    Frances Culpepper, 48, F, GA
    David Culpepper, 26, M, GA
    Queen E. Culpepper, 23, F, GA
    William Culpepper, 21, M, GA
    Henry Culpepper, 19, M, GA
    Jefferson Culpepper, 17, M, GA
    Elizabeth Culpepper, 12, F, GA
    Griffin Culpepper, 8, M, GA
    John Culpepper, 6, M, GA
    Andrew Culpepper, 3, M, GA.
  4. Dooly County Court, Dooly Co. GA Tax Digest 1851, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1964, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film # 367,140.
  5. Dooly Co. Court of the Ordinary, Dooly Co GA Letters of Administration and Guardianship, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1964, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film # 367,144 - 367,145.
    Book A, page 255.
  6. Jordan Dodd, compiler, Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/gamarr/main.htm
    William Culpepper and Mary Ann Pollock on 27 Dec 1857 in Pulaski Co., GA.
  7. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 282, Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., GA
    William W. Culpepper, 31, M, Farmer, $650/$300, GA
    Mary Culpepper, 21, F, Wife, GA
    Orieso E. Culpepper, 11/12, F, GA.
  8. E-mail written 2003-2009 to Culpepper Connections from Morris Pate Culpepper III (#60878), e-mail address (Jul 2012).
  9. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Pulaski County, GA; Transcription from Elliott Evans, Sr.
    Charlie Culpepper, 10 May 1867 - 27 Sep 1929
    Lizzie Culpepper, 9 Apr 1870 - 3 Aug 1945.
  10. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 393B, Family 29, Hawkinsville, Pulaski Co., GA
    Wm. H. Culpepper, 41, M, Planter, $--/$500, GA
    Mary A. Culpepper, 31, F, GA
    Orien E. Culpepper, 10, F, GA
    Charles D. O. Culpepper, 3, M, GA.
  11. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 309A, ED 54, Duprees, Pulaski Co., GA
    W. W. Culpepper, Self, M, Md, 51, Farmer, GA/GA/GA
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, 41, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Orin E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 19, At Home, GA/GA/GA
    Charles D. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 12, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Fannie E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 8, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Annie E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 8, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Morris P. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 6, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Eddie M. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 1, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Chadwell M. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 3M, --- , GA/GA/GA
    William Smoke, Other, M, S, Black, 13, Laborer, GA/GA/VA.
  12. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Bohanon Cemetery, Pulaski County, GA; Transcription from Elliott Evans, Sr.
    E. M. Culpepper, 16 Sep 1878 - 31 Jan 1954
    Belle Gamage Culpepper, 16 May 1882 - 27 Apr 1932.
  13. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 98, Page 250A (16), Family 310, Maple Branch Twp, Wilcox Co., GA
    William Culpepper, Head, M, May 1829, 71, Md 42 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, Feb 1839, 61, Md 42 yrs, ch 12/5, GA/GA/GA
    Pate Culpepper, Son, M, Feb 1874, 26, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Fannie Adkins, Granddaughter, F, Feb 1895, 5, Sng, GA/GA/GA.