Alvin Culpepper

Male, #34428, (9 Aug 1888 - Feb 1973)
Father*Elam Culpepper (14 Sep 1851 - 5 Dec 1935)
Mother*Phalba Catherine J. Kay (7 Oct 1855 - 4 Apr 1937)
Birth*9 Aug 1888 Alvin was born at Georgia on 9 Aug 1888.1 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 George, Alvin and Joel was listed as a son in Elam Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Oostanaula, Gordon Co., Georgia.2 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918. 
Death of Father5 Dec 1935 His father Elam Culpepper died on 5 Dec 1935 at Rome, Floyd Co., Georgia.3,4 
Death of Mother4 Apr 1937 His mother Phalba Catherine J. Kay died on 4 Apr 1937 at Floyd Co., Georgia.5,4 
Death*Feb 1973 He died at Newburgh, Orange Co., New York, in Feb 1973 at age 84.1 
Burial*Feb 1973 His body was interred in Feb 1973 at Pennsylvania
Biography* Alvin attended Berry Schools. Spent his early years in Washington State. Served in the U.S. Army in World War I.

Later, he too, worked for the Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Was manager of some of the companies in N.Y. State.

He, too, retired to the farm. Then lived several years in Rome with his wife, Helen. Then moved back to upper N.Y. State and died there. Had no children.6
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008


  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 56, Page 95A (1), Family 5, Oostanula, Gordon Co., GA
    Elam Culpepper, Self, M, Sep 1851, 48, Md 26 yrs, GA/SC/GA
    Phalba C. Culpepper, Wife, F, Oct 1855, 45, Md 26 yrs, ch 9/6, GA/SC/GA
    Mary L. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Mar 1880, 20, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    George W. Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1883, 16, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Alvin Culpepper, Son, M, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Joel Culpepper, Son, M, Mar 1894, 6, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  3. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at, 1998.
    Rev E. Culpepper, d. 5 Dec 1935 in Floyd Co., GA.
  4. Jo B. Gladney and J. L. Henderson Sue Henderson, compiler, Gordon County, GA Cemetery Records, Calhoun, GA: Gordon County Historical Society, 1987, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 975.8362 V3h.
    West Union Cemetery, Curryville community adjacent to Floyd County line in Gordon Co., GA
    + Rev. Elam Culpepper, 14 Sep 1851 – 5 Dec 1935
    + Phalba Kay Culpepper, 7 Oct 1855 – 4 Apr 1937.
  5. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at, 1998.
    Mrs. Phoeba K. Culpepper, d. 4 Apr 1937 in Floyd Co., GA.
  6. Kathryn Culpepper Family History, Kathryn English Culpepper (handwritten), Rome, GA,, circa 1980.