Etta Vesta Culpepper

Female, #34551, (12 Nov 1897 - 1 Jan 1969)
Father*Louis Alford Culpepper (26 Mar 1874 - 30 Jan 1962)
Mother*Anna Liza Jane Johnson (26 Apr 1877 - 4 May 1960)
Birth*12 Nov 1897 Etta was born at Bell Co., Texas, on 12 Nov 1897. 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Etta and Jessie was listed as a daughter in Louis Alford Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Bell Co., Texas.1 
Photographed1907 She appeared as a granddaughter 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
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Etta, Lydia and Ferby was listed as a daughter in Louis Alford Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Cameron Co., Texas.3 
Marriage*24 Jun 1917 She married Elijah Calhoun Morgan at Mount Vernon Church, Bell Co., Texas, on 24 Jun 1917 at age 19.4 
Married Name24 Jun 1917  As of 24 Jun 1917, her married name was Morgan. 
Death of Spouse22 Jun 1951 Her husband Elijah Calhoun Morgan died on 22 Jun 1951 at Bell Co., Texas
Death of Mother4 May 1960 Her mother Anna Liza Jane Johnson died on 4 May 1960 at Little River, Bell Co., Texas.5 
Death of Father30 Jan 1962 Her father Louis Alford Culpepper died on 30 Jan 1962 at Little River, Bell Co., Texas.6 
Death*1 Jan 1969 She died at Bell Co., Texas, on 1 Jan 1969 at age 71. 
Burial*circa 3 Jan 1969 Her body was interred circa 3 Jan 1969 at Wilson Valley Cemetery, Little River, Bell Co., Texas

Family

Elijah Calhoun Morgan (20 Sep 1893 - 22 Jun 1951)
Marriage*24 Jun 1917 She married Elijah Calhoun Morgan at Mount Vernon Church, Bell Co., Texas, on 24 Jun 1917 at age 19.4 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited8 Aug 2006

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 15, Sheet 14A, Pg 27, Pct 1, Gen.com Img 27, Bell Co., TX
    Alphy Culpepper, Head, M, Mar-1873, 26, md-7 yrs, AL AL AL, Farmer
    Annie E. Culpepper, Wife, F, Mar-1878, 22, md-7 yrs, ch 4/4, AL MS AL
    William B. Culpepper, Son, M, Sep-1894, 5, S, TX AL AL
    Jason A. Culpepper, Son, M, Nov-1895, 4, S, TX AL AL
    Etta V. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Nov-1896, 3, S, TX AL AL
    Jessie L. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan-1900, 5/12, TX AL AL
    William Culpepper, Father, M, UN-UN, 74, md-UN, AL UN UN
    Ferby Culpepper, Mother, F, UN-UN, md-UN, Ch-illeg, AL UN UN.
  2. Correspondence from Billy Wendell Dunn, Arab, AL, to Lew Griffin, say 1978.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 33, Sheet 13A, Pg 271A, Pct 4, Gen.com Img 25, Cameron Co., TX
    Louis A. Culpepper, Head, M, 36, M1, md-17 yrs, AL AL AL
    Anna Culpepper, Wife, F, 33, M1, md-17 yrs, ch 7/7, AL AL AL
    William B. Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, TX AL AL
    Jason A. Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, TX AL AL
    Ettar V. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 12, S, TX AL AL
    Jessie L. Culpepper, Daughter [sic], F [sic], 10, S, TX AL AL
    John H. Culpepper, Son, M, 6, S, TX AL AL
    Lundy Culpepper, Daughter, F, 4, S, TX AL AL
    Farbey Culpepper, Daughter, F, 1, S, TX AL AL.
  4. Etta V. Culpepper and E. C. Morgan, 1917, Bell Co., TX, Book V, p. 509.
  5. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Anna Jane Culpepper, died 4 May 1960 in Bell Co., TX.
  6. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Lewis Alphord Culpepper, died 30 Jan 1962 in Bell Co., TX.