Ira Lee Culpepper

Male, #34882, (4 Aug 1910 - 24 Aug 2000)
Father*Mathew John Culpepper1 (11 Oct 1877 - 19 Mar 1959)
Mother*Lela Myrtle Hawk (6 Apr 1887 - 1 Oct 1975)
Birth*4 Aug 1910 Ira was born at Denhawken, Wilson Co., Texas, on 4 Aug 1910.1,2 
Photographed*circa 1913 He was photographed circa 1913 at Wilson Co., Texas.3
Ira Lee Culpepper
Photographed*circa 1913 He was photographed circa 1913 at Wilson Co., Texas.3
Mathew Vernon & Ira Lee Culpepper
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Ira, Mathew and James was listed as a son in Mathew John Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Stockdale, Wilson Co., Texas.4 
Marriage*12 Jan 1930 He married Mary Elmira McBride on 12 Jan 1930 at age 19. 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Ira was listed as a son-in-law in John McBride's household on the 1930 Census at Wilson Co., Texas.5 
Birth of Son2 Feb 1934 His son Jacob Richard Culpepper was born on 2 Feb 1934 at Wilson Co., Texas.6 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.2 
Death of Son30 Jul 1944 His son Jacob Richard Culpepper died on 30 Jul 1944 at Bexar Co., Texas.6,7 
Death of Father19 Mar 1959 His father Mathew John Culpepper died on 19 Mar 1959 at Stockdale, Wilson Co., Texas.8,9 
Death of Mother1 Oct 1975 His mother Lela Myrtle Hawk died on 1 Oct 1975 at Wilson Co., Texas.10 
Residence*1991 Ira resided at Pleasanton, Buffalo Co., Nebraska, in 1991. 
Death of Spouse14 Jul 1995 His wife Mary Elmira McBride died on 14 Jul 1995 at Pleasanton, Buffalo Co., Nebraska.2 
Death*24 Aug 2000 He died at Hazard, Sherman Co., Nebraska, on 24 Aug 2000 at age 90.2 
Biography* Ira Lee was known as "Lee." His birth was recorded in the M. J. Culpepper Family Bible:
"Ira Lee Culpepper was born Aug. 4, 1910".
     Mrs. James L. (Vivian Hastings) Culpepper wrote 27 Jun 1978: Ira Lee Culpepper left Texas ca 1960 to be near daughter Lee Nell who married Ercil Phillips of Nebraska. 

Family

Mary Elmira McBride (26 Dec 1910 - 14 Jul 1995)
Marriage*12 Jan 1930 He married Mary Elmira McBride on 12 Jan 1930 at age 19. 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited28 Jun 2008

Citations

  1. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Infant (Ira Lee) Culpepper, born 5 Aug 1910 in Wilson Co., TX to Mathew J Culpepper.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  3. E-mail written Oct 2007 to Lew Griffin from Nancy Miller, e-mail address.
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 206, Sheet 2A, Pg 164, Pct. 7, Stockdale, Wilson Co., TX
    N/A, Farm=Y
    Matthews Culpepper, Head, M, 42, M, TX MS MS, Farmer
    Lela Culpepper, Wife, F, 32, M, TX FL TN
    Oralee Culpepper, Son, M, 9, S, TX TX TX
    Vernon Culpepper, Son, M, 8-9?, S, TX TX TX
    Loyd Culpepper, Son, M, 5, S, TX TX TX
    Ermine Culpepper, Dau, F, 3, S, TX TX TX
    Nina Culpepper, Dau, F, 2, S, TX TX TX.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 13, Sheet 2A, Pg 169, Pct. 7, Alum & Stockdale Rd., Wilson Co., TX
    Own=Y, Radio=N, Farm=Y, Military=N
    John Mc Bride, Head, M, 64, M, md@23, TX KY TN, Farmer
    Mary S. Mc Bride, Wife, F, 63, M, md@23, TX GA TN
    Ira L. Culpepper, Son, M, md@19, TX TX TX, Farmer
    Mary E. (Mc Bride) Culpepper, Dau, F, 19, M, md@19, TX TX TX.
  6. Tombstone.
    Stockdale City Cemetery, Stockdale, Wilson Co., TX
    Jacob Richard Culpepper, 2 Feb 1934 – 30 Jul 1944.
  7. 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
    Richard Culpepper, died 30 Jul 1944 in Bexar Co., TX.
  8. Tombstone.
    Stockdale City Cemetery, Stockdale, Wilson Co., TX
    Mathew John Culpepper, 11 Nov 1887 – 19 Mar 1959
    Lela Culpepper, 6 Apr 1887 – 1 Oct 1975.
  9. 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
    Matthew John Culpepper died 19 Mar 1959 in Wilson Co., TX.
  10. 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
    Lela M. Culpepper, Female, died 1 Oct 1975 in Wilson Co., TX.
  11. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Betty J. Culpepper, Female, born __ 1932 in Wilson Co., Texas, child of Ira Lee Culpepper and Mary E. McBride.
  12. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Lenell Culpepper, Female, born __ 1935 in Wilson Co., Texas, child of Ira Lee Culpepper and Elmira McBride.
  13. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Marilyn Gail Culpepper, Female, born __ 1947 in Bexar Co., Texas, child of Ira Lee Culpepper and Mary Elmira McBride.