Dorcus Drusilla Horne

Female, #3295, (3 Feb 1841 - 25 Sep 1910)
Father*Arthur Bryant Horne (1 Apr 1810 - 24 Sep 1885)
Mother*Mary Hardy Stanley (s 1812 - 7 Nov 1891)
Birth*3 Feb 1841 Dorcus was born at Irwin Co., Georgia, on 3 Feb 1841. 
Marriage*17 Oct 1860 She married Rev. Benjamin Sampson Culpepper at Hamilton Co., Florida, on 17 Oct 1860 at age 19. 
Married Name17 Oct 1860  As of 17 Oct 1860, her married name was Culpepper. 
Birth of Son7 Jan 1862 Her son Arthur Benjamin Culpepper was born on 7 Jan 1862 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Death of Son11 Jan 1862 Her son Arthur Benjamin Culpepper died on 11 Jan 1862 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Birth of Son7 Apr 1868 Her son William Henry Culpepper was born on 7 Apr 1868 at Hamilton Co., Florida.1 
Birth of Son21 Jan 1871 Her son Robert Benjamin Culpepper was born on 21 Jan 1871 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Death of Son2 Sep 1872 Her son Robert Benjamin Culpepper died on 2 Sep 1872 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Birth of Son6 Apr 1873 Her son Rev. David Croom Culpepper was born on 6 Apr 1873 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Birth of Son29 Apr 1875 Her son Rev. Isaac Franklin Culpepper was born on 29 Apr 1875 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Birth of Son17 Mar 1877 Her son Rev. Jesse Josiah Culpepper was born on 17 Mar 1877 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Photographed*say 1879 She was photographed say 1879 at Hamilton Co., Florida.2
Benjamin Sampson Culpepper & wife Dorcas Drusilla Horne
Birth of Son10 Apr 1879 Her son Rev. James Wallace Culpepper was born on 10 Apr 1879 at Hamilton Co., Florida
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Dorcus was listed as Rev. Benjamin Sampson Culpepper's wife on the 1880 Census at Hamilton Co., Florida.3 
Birth of Son1 May 1881 Her son Rev. Charles Allison Culpepper was born on 1 May 1881 at Hamilton Co., Florida
Birth of Son18 Apr 1884 Her son Rev. Edward Benito Culpepper was born on 18 Apr 1884 at Echols Co., Georgia.4 
Death of Father24 Sep 1885 Her father Arthur Bryant Horne died on 24 Sep 1885. 
Death of Spouse7 Dec 1888 Her husband Rev. Benjamin Sampson Culpepper died on 7 Dec 1888 at Echols Co., Georgia
Death of Mother7 Nov 1891 Her mother Mary Hardy Stanley died on 7 Nov 1891. 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Dorcus was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Wrights Chapel, Echols Co., Georgia.5 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Dorcus was listed as a mother in Rev. Edward Benito Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Echols Co., Georgia.6 
Death*25 Sep 1910 She died at Echols Co., Georgia, on 25 Sep 1910 at age 69. 
Burial*26 Sep 1910 Her body was interred on 26 Sep 1910 at Sardis Baptist Cemetery, Echols Co., Georgia

Family

Rev. Benjamin Sampson Culpepper (14 May 1839 - 7 Dec 1888)
Marriage*17 Oct 1860 She married Rev. Benjamin Sampson Culpepper at Hamilton Co., Florida, on 17 Oct 1860 at age 19. 
Children
Last Edited30 Jan 2004

Citations

  1. Folks Huxford, Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia: a biographical account of some of the early settlers of that portion of Wiregrass Georgia embraced in the original counties of Irwin, Appling, Wayne, Camden and Glynn,
    Vol. 6, p. 64-65.
  2. E-mail written 1999 & later to Lew Griffin from Joanne Botts Kent (her husband David Kent is the grandson of Anna Mae Culpepper Kent), e-mail address.
  3. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 278B, Bartow, Hamilton Co., FL
    B. S. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 41, Working On Farm, GA/GA/GA (ID: 3251)
    Darcas D. Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 38, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Mary J. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 13, At Home, FL/GA/GA
    William H. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 12, Working On Farm, GA/GA/GA
    David C. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 7, Working On Farm, GA/GA/GA
    Isaac F. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 5, At Home, GA/GA/GA
    Jessee J. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 3, At Home, FL/GA/GA
    James W. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 1, At Home, FL/GA/GA.
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    Edward Bernardo Culpepper, b. 18 Apr 1884, White, , Lee Co., FL.
  5. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 61, Page 8B, Wrights Chapel District, Echols Co., GA
    (Family named spelled Kulpepper in census)
    Dorcas D. Culpepper, Head, Feb 1841, 59, Wid, Ch 12/8, GA/GA/NC
    Mary J. Culpepper, Dau, F, Oct 1866, 33, S, FL/GA/GA
    Jesse J. Culpepper, Son, M, Mar 1877, 23, S, FL/GA/GA
    James W. Culpepper, Son, M, Apr 1879, 21, S, FL/GA/GA
    Charlie Culpepper, Son, M, May 1881, 19, S, FL/GA/GA
    Edward B. Culpepper, Son, M, Apr 1884, 16, S, FL/GA/GA.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 61, Page 8B, Lake Park & Blanton Road, Echols Co., GA
    Eddie B. Culpepper, Head, M, 26, Md 0, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Georgia M. Culpepper, Wife, F, 20, Md 0, Ch 0/0, GA/GA/GA
    Dorcas D. Culpepper, Mother, F, 70, Wid, Ch 12/8, GA/GA/GA
    Mary J. Culpepper, Sister, F, 40, S, GA/GA/GA.