James Elijah Culpepper

Male, #34943, (18 Oct 1862 - 4 Oct 1939)
Father*James Daniel Culpepper (26 Mar 1834 - 1 Nov 1903)
Mother*Fereba Lydia Fling (30 Oct 1836 - 11 Jul 1915)
Birth*18 Oct 1862 James was born at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 18 Oct 1862.1 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Fereba, Mary, Emma, James, John, Warren and Hattie listed as a household member living with James Daniel Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Meriwether Co., Georgia.2 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 James, John, Warren, Charles, Enoch and Emmet was listed as a son in James Daniel Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Meriwether Co., Georgia.3 
Marriage*30 Nov 1882 He married Susie B. Scroggins at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 30 Nov 1882 at age 20.4 
Death of Son14 Oct 1885 His son Infant Son Culpepper died on 14 Oct 1885 at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia
Birth of Son14 Oct 1885 His son Infant Son Culpepper was born on 14 Oct 1885. 
Birth of Son10 Jun 1890 His son Clarence Boozer Culpepper was born on 10 Jun 1890 at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.5,6 
Death of Son10 Jun 1890 His son Infant Son (?) Culpepper died on 10 Jun 1890 at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia
Birth of Son10 Jun 1890 His son Infant Son (?) Culpepper was born on 10 Jun 1890. 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.7 
Photographed22 Nov 1900 He appeared as a son in a family photograph on 22 Nov 1900 at age 66
Assumed to be Thanksgiving Day 1900:

1st row: George W. Culpepper, Mary Elizabeth Culpepper, Warren Culpepper.

2nd row: James Daniel Culpepper, Fereba, Mattie Nall, Cattie Nall, Zora Culpepper, Emma Culpepper Allbright holding her granddaughter Dorothy Speer, Doc Allbright husband of Emma (behind Emma).

Back row: Marvin & Charles Culpepper, Lucy (wife of Marvin), Cora (wife of Warren), Wilbur Culpepper, Susie (wife of Jim, who is back of her with hat), John (next to Jim), son Emmett is not in picture.8
James Daniel Culpepper family
Death of Father1 Nov 1903 His father James Daniel Culpepper died on 1 Nov 1903 at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.9 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.10 
Death of Mother11 Jul 1915 His mother Fereba Lydia Fling died on 11 Jul 1915 at Meriwether Co., Georgia.11 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.12 
Death of Spouse2 Nov 1920 His wife Susie B. Scroggins died on 2 Nov 1920 at Georgia.13 
Marriage*circa 1922 He married Jennie Sue Wilson circa 1922.14 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.14 
Death of Spouse20 Dec 1931 His wife Jennie Sue Wilson died on 20 Dec 1931 at Meriwether Co., Georgia.15,16 
Marriage*18 Oct 1933 He married Alice McKoon at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 18 Oct 1933 at age 71.17 
Death*4 Oct 1939 He died at Georgia on 4 Oct 1939 at age 76.1 
Burial*circa 6 Oct 1939 His body was interred circa 6 Oct 1939 at Luthersville City Cemetery, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.18,1 

Family 1

Susie B. Scroggins (17 Jul 1863 - 2 Nov 1920)
Marriage*30 Nov 1882 He married Susie B. Scroggins at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 30 Nov 1882 at age 20.4 
Children

Family 2

Jennie Sue Wilson (1 Mar 1874 - 20 Dec 1931)
Marriage*circa 1922 He married Jennie Sue Wilson circa 1922.14 

Family 3

Alice McKoon (18 Feb 1886 - 7 Jan 1980)
Marriage*18 Oct 1933 He married Alice McKoon at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 18 Oct 1933 at age 71.17 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Oct 2004

Citations

  1. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Luthersville City Cemetery, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    + J. E. Culpepper, 18 Oct 1862 – 4 Oct 1939.
  2. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 344B, Family 549, Greenville PO, Meriwether Co., GA
    James Culpepper, 38, M, Farmer, $500/$250, GA
    Fariba? Culpepper, 30, F, GA
    Mary Culpepper, 18, F, GA
    Emma Culpepper, 9, F, GA
    Eliza Culpepper, 7, F, GA (sic) (Actually Elijah, a Male)
    John Culpepper, 5, M, GA
    Warren Culpepper, 4, M, GA
    Sarah? Culpepper, 2, F, GA.
  3. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 81, Page 202B (33), Family 263, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    James Culpepper, Self, M, Md, 47, Farming, GA/SC/GA
    Feriby Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, 43, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    James Culpepper, Son, M, S, 17, Working On Farm, GA/GA/GA
    John Culpepper, Son, M, S, 15, Attending School, GA/GA/GA
    Warren Culpepper, Son, M, S, 13, Attending School, GA/GA/GA
    Lora Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 11, Attending School, GA/GA/GA
    Charles Culpepper, Son, M, S, 9, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Marvin Culpepper, Son, M, S, 6, --- , GA/GA/GA
    Emmie Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 6M, --- , GA/GA/GA (Actually a son named Emmet)
    Beny Montgomery, Other, M, S, B, 17, Working On Farm, GA/GA/GA.
  4. Jordan Dodd, compiler, Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/gamarr/main.htm
    James E. Culpepper and Susie Scoggins on 30 Nov 1882 in Meriwether Co., GA.
  5. 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
  6. Barry Chandler, compiler, Cemeteries of Tift Co., GA, Tifton, GA: B. Chandler, 1999, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.882 V3c.
    Oakridge City Cemetery, Tifton, Tift Co., GA
    + Clarence Boozer Culpepper, 10 Jun 1890 – 9 Jan 1980
    + Ethel Smith Culpepper, 25 Aug 1891 – 9 Dec 1973.
  7. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 51, Page 318B (11), Family 212, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    James E. Culpepper, Head, M, Oct 1862, 37, md 15 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Susie B. Culpepper, Wife, F, Jul 1863, 36, md 15 yrs, ch 3/2, GA/GA/GA
    Cleone Culpepper, Dau, F, Jul 1887, 12, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Boozer Culpepper, Son, M, Jun 1890, 10, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  8. Correspondence from Eleanor Herring Culpepper (Mrs. Albert Marvin Willingham), Grantville, GA, to Lew Griffin, 1976-2004.
  9. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, near Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    + James Daniel Culpepper, 26 Mar 1834 – 1 Nov 1903, Pvt., Co. B, 1st GA Cav.
  10. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 87, Page 5A, Lines 28-30, Moreland Rd, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    James E. Culpepper, Head, M, 48, md1-25 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Susie B. Culpepper, Wife, F, 42, md1-25 yrs, ch 4/2, GA/GA/GA
    Clarence B. Culpepper, Son, M, 20, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  11. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, near Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Fereba L. Culpepper, 30 Oct 1836 – 11 Jul 1915.
  12. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 91, Page 3A, Lines 24-25, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    Jim E. Culpepper, Head, M, 57, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Susie Culpepper, Wife, F, 56, md, GA/GA/GA.
  13. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Luthersville City Cemetery, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Susie Scroggins Culpepper, 17 Jul 1863 – 2 Nov 1920.
  14. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 20, Page 8A, Strickland Town Road, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    Owns Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    James E. Culpepper, Head, M, 67, M, md @ 22, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Jennie Sue Culpepper, Wife, F, 66, M, md @ 48, GA/GA/GA
    Hattie Izora Culpepper, Sister, F, 62, Wid, GA/GA/GA.
  15. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Mrs. Jennie Culpepper, d. 20 Dec 1931 in Meriwether Co., GA.
  16. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Luthersville City Cemetery, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Jennie Wilson Culpepper, 1 Mar 1874 – 20 Dec 1931.
  17. Randolph A. Malone, Malone and Allied Families, Ann Arbor, MI: McNaughton & Gun, Inc., 1986.
    p. 326: no children.
  18. Randolph A. Malone, Malone and Allied Families, Ann Arbor, MI: McNaughton & Gun, Inc., 1986.
    p. 326.