Hattie Izora Culpepper1

Female, #34949, (23 Sep 1868 - 10 Jan 1959)
Father*James Daniel Culpepper (26 Mar 1834 - 1 Nov 1903)
Mother*Fereba Lydia Fling (30 Oct 1836 - 11 Jul 1915)
Married Name Her married name was Sewell. 
Birth*23 Sep 1868 Hattie was born at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 23 Sep 1868. 
Marriage* She married Marshall M. Sewell
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 Hattie was listed as a daughter in James Daniel Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Meriwether Co., Georgia.3 
Photographed22 Nov 1900 She appeared as a daughter 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.4
James Daniel Culpepper family
Death of Father1 Nov 1903 Her father James Daniel Culpepper died on 1 Nov 1903 at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.5 
Death of Spouse12 Oct 1909 Her husband Marshall M. Sewell died on 12 Oct 1909 at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia
Death of Mother11 Jul 1915 Her mother Fereba Lydia Fling died on 11 Jul 1915 at Meriwether Co., Georgia.6 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Hattie was listed as a sister in James Elijah Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.1 
Death*10 Jan 1959 She died at Jackson Heights, Queens Co., New York, on 10 Jan 1959 at age 90. 
Burial*11 Jan 1959 Her body was interred on 11 Jan 1959 at Allen-Lee Cemetery, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.7 
Biography* Zora and Marshall Sewell had no children. The following death notice is undated and from an unknown source: Final Rites for Mrs. Zora Sewell At Lone Oak Mrs. Zora Culpepper Sewell 90, died Saturday morning at the Newnan Hospital where she had been a patient for 5 weeks. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Allen Lee Memorial Methodist Church in Lone Oak. Rev. Kenneth Shaw pastor of the First Baptist Church of Grantville officiated and was assisted by Rev. Harry Long pastor of the Allen Lee Church. Burial was in the Churchyard. She made her home with Mrs. John Todd in Grantville. Mrs. Sewell had been a member of the Allen-Lee Methodist Church for 80 years. She was born in Meriwether County and was a member of families who have been prominent in the political and civic life of Meriwether County. She was the daughter of the late Pheraby Fling and J. D. Culpepper pioneer Meriwether County residents. Pallbearers were Edward Groggan [Goggans], Charlie Lee, Cecil Nall, Hubert Nall, Billy Lowery, and Trummie Elliott. She is survived by one brother Emmett Culpepper of Atlanta, Ga., and a number of nieces and nephews. Claude A. McKibben Funeral Home of Hogansville was in charge. 

Family

Marshall M. Sewell (15 May 1860 - 12 Oct 1909)
Marriage* She married Marshall M. Sewell
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Oct 2004

Citations

  1. 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.
  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. Correspondence from Eleanor Herring Culpepper (Mrs. Albert Marvin Willingham), Grantville, GA, to Lew Griffin, 1976-2004.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. Eleanor Herring Culpepper, History of Allen-Lee Memorial Methodist Church, LaGrange, GA: Family Tree, 1987.
    p 54; date from obituary.