Nancy Paulina Culpepper

Female, #34957, (5 Jan 1861 - 2 Nov 1894)
Father*Noah Smith Culpepper (17 May 1839 - 25 Apr 1929)
Mother*Martha Henrietta K. Almon (23 Apr 1842 - 23 Jan 1919)
Name Variation She was also known as Lina.1 
Birth*5 Jan 1861 Nancy was born at Georgia on 5 Jan 1861. 
Photographedcirca 1862 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph circa 1862 at Franklin, Heard Co., Georgia.
Martha (Almon) & Nancy Paulina Culpepper
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Martha, Nancy, Wesley, George and Henrietta listed as a household member living with Noah Smith Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Meriwether Co., Georgia.2 
Married Name1 Dec 1879  As of 1 Dec 1879, her married name was Roberts.1 
Marriage*1 Dec 1879 She married George Pierce Roberts at Carroll Co., Georgia, on 1 Dec 1879 at age 18.1 
Death*2 Nov 1894 She died on 2 Nov 1894 at age 33. 
Biography* George W. Culpepper recorded the birth of his granddaughter in his Bible in the Baptismal Record section: "Nancy Perlina Culpepper was born on Saturday morning 8 o'clock Jan. 5th 1861." She was known as "Lina" and "Paulina." A granddaughter, Mrs. Nell Jones Howlett, wrote, in an 8 Mar 1979 letter, that Nancy and her husband George Roberts had 5 children. Nell Jones Buynitzky made it clear in a 1 Jan 1998 letter that her grandmother's name was "Paulina" and not Perlina but the Bible record clearly reads Perlina. 


George Pierce Roberts (28 Mar 1856 - 1 Mar 1914)
Marriage*1 Dec 1879 She married George Pierce Roberts at Carroll Co., Georgia, on 1 Dec 1879 at age 18.1 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited28 Jul 2006


  1. Jenny Martin Fagg, compiler, Index to Marriage Licenses, Carroll County, Georgia, 1827-1980, Volumes 1 & 2, Houston, TX: JMF Publications, 1984, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. FHL US/CAN Book: 975.839.
    Lina Culpepper and George Roberts on 1 Dec 1879 in Carroll Co., GA, Book E-147.
  2. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 385A, Family 140, Grantville PO, Meriwether Co., GA
    Noah Culpepper, 31, M, School Teacher, $--/$200, GA
    Martha Culpepper, 28, F, GA
    Linna? Culpepper, 9, F, GA
    Ollie Culpepper, 5, F, GA
    George Culpepper, 3, M, GA
    Florence Culpepper, 1, F, GA
    James Alman, 25, M, School Teacher, $--/$--, GA
    Alice Alman, 9, F, GA.