Sarah Caroline Culpepper

Female, #35092, (6 Dec 1904 - 30 Nov 1960)
Father*Nathan Florence Culpepper (16 Sep 1867 - 17 Jul 1954)
Mother*Martha Augusta Park (6 Apr 1879 - 20 Jan 1919)
Birth*6 Dec 1904 Sarah was born at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 6 Dec 1904. 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Sarah and Ellen was listed as a daughter in Nathan Florence Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.1 
Photographed*circa 1914 She was photographed circa 1914 at Meriwether Co., Georgia,
left to right: Sarah Caroline Culpepper, Ellen Clay Culpepper, Julia Clay Culpepper.2
Culpepper daughters
Death of Mother20 Jan 1919 Her mother Martha Augusta Park died on 20 Jan 1919 at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.3,4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Sarah, Ellen, Orville and Martha was listed as a daughter in Nathan Florence Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.5 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Orville, Martha, Ellen and Sarah was listed as a daughter in Nathan Florence Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.6 
Marriage*1930 She married Harvey Clark Cutts in 1930. 
Married Name1930  As of 1930, her married name was Cutts. 
Death of Father17 Jul 1954 Her father Nathan Florence Culpepper died on 17 Jul 1954 at Macon, Bibb Co., Georgia.7,8 
Death*30 Nov 1960 She died at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 30 Nov 1960 at age 55. 
Burial*2 Dec 1960 Her body was interred on 2 Dec 1960 at Greenville City Cemetery, Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia
Biography*  Mrs. Sarah Culpepper Cutts conducted a program for the descendants of George Washington Culpepper at the 6 Jul 1958 Culpepper Reunion which was held at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA. Two years later she would die of cancer. The following obituary is from an unknown source: Mrs. Harvey C. Cutts Died November 30 Mrs. Harvey C. Cutts, the former Miss Sarah Culpepper, of Greenville, died on Wednesday, November 30th, after an illness of several months. Mrs. Cutts was the daughter of the late N. F. Culpepper, prominent Georgia lawyer, and Martha Park Culpepper, both of Greenville. After her graduation from Wesleyan College in 1925, she taught history in the Greenville high school. In 1930 she married Harvey C. Cutts, widely recognized for his leadership in public education. Mrs. Cutts spent most of her live in Greenville and for many years had been outstanding as a leader in religious and public affairs. She was a member of the Greenville Methodist Church. Funeral services were held at the Methodist church in Greenville Friday afternoon, with the Rev. Warren Cutts, Rev. Clinton Cutts, Rev. C. C. Hendrix, and Rev. C. R. McCutcheon conducting the last sad rites. Interment was in the Greenville Cemetery with Gilbert Brothers in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Cutts leaves her husband, Harvey C. Cutts, of this city, a daughter, Mrs. Randall E. Jones, and two grandchildren, Ellen Clay Jones and Harvey M. Jones of Pensacola, Fla; three sisters, Mrs. Jerry Doughtie, of Atlantic Beach, Fla., Mrs. E. H. Turner of Griffin and Mrs. Wm. Lee of Newnan, and a number of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers were: Messrs. W. _ Allen, J. P. Atkinson, Guy Hardaway, Albert Herring, Roy ___ay, Thomas Tigner, Frank Tigner, Sr. and Pitts Culpepper. 

Family

Harvey Clark Cutts (26 Sep 1900 - 17 Oct 1985)
Marriage*1930 She married Harvey Clark Cutts in 1930. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited10 Jan 2011

Citations

  1. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 76, Page 14B, Lines 84-87, Church St, Greenville, Meriwether Co., GA
    Nathan F. Culpepper, Head, M, 42, md1-6 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Lawyer
    Martha A. Culpepper, Wife, F, 29, md1-6 yrs, ch 4/2, GA/GA/GA
    Sarah C. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 5, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Ellen C. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 3, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  2. Correspondence from Lewis Pitts Culpepper to Lew Griffin, circa 1997.
  3. 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.
    Greenville City Cemetery, Greenville, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Nathan F. Culpepper, 16 Sep 1867 – 17 Jul 1964
    + Martha Augusta Culpepper, 6 Apr 1879 – 21 Jan 1919 (sic).
  4. Her obituary indicates she died on Monday evening and was buried on Wednesday. Thus, if this is correct, she died on 20 Jan 1919 (Mon) and was buried on 22 Jan 1919 (Wed).
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 80, Page 4A, Lines 14-18, Greenville, Meriwether Co., GA
    Nathan F. Culpepper, Head, M, 52, Wd, GA/GA/GA, Lawyer
    Sarah Culpepper, Daughter, F, 15, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Clay Culpepper, Daughter, F, 12, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Orville Culpepper, Daughter, F, 8, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Martha Park Culpepper, Daughter, F, 3 2/12, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 2, Page 1B, Talbotton Street, Meriwether Co., GA
    Home=$10,000, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Nathan Culpepper, Head, M, 60, M, Wid, GA/GA/GA, Lawyer
    Sarah Culpepper, Dau, F, 25, S, GA/GA/GA, HS Teacher
    Orville Culpepper, Dau, F, 18, S, GA/GA/GA
    Martha P. Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, GA/GA/GA
    From Page 7B:
    Clay Culpepper, Dau, F, 23, S, GA/GA/GA.
  7. 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
    Nathan F. Culpepper, d. 17 Jul 1954 at 86 years in Bibb Co., GA; Res. in Meriwether Co., GA.
  8. 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.
    Greenville City Cemetery, Greenville, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Nathan F. Culpepper, 16 Sep 1867 – 17 Jul 1964
    + Martha Augusta Culpepper, 6 Apr 1879 – 21 Jan 1919.