Ellen Clay Culpepper

Female, #35094, (23 Jan 1907 - 10 Apr 1993)
Father*Nathan Florence Culpepper (16 Sep 1867 - 17 Jul 1954)
Mother*Martha Augusta Park (6 Apr 1879 - 20 Jan 1919)
Birth*23 Jan 1907 Ellen was born at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 23 Jan 1907. 
Employment* Ellen's occupation: teacher. 
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 
Photographedcirca 1914 She appeared as a sister in a family photograph 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*4 Jun 1932 She married Jerry Whitsett Doughtie at Greenville, Greenville Co., South Carolina, on 4 Jun 1932 at age 25. 
Married Name4 Jun 1932  As of 4 Jun 1932, her married name was Doughtie. 
Death of Father17 Jul 1954 Her father Nathan Florence Culpepper died on 17 Jul 1954 at Macon, Bibb Co., Georgia.7,8 
Death*10 Apr 1993 She died at Atlantic Beach, Duval Co., Florida, on 10 Apr 1993 at age 86. 
Biography* Mrs. Eleanor Culpepper Willingham wrote in a 2 Jan 1986 letter that "Clay, Uncle Nath's daughter has a very bad back problem." In a 30 May 1990 letter, Eleanor wrote that Clay was "in poor health due to osteoporosis." 

Family

Jerry Whitsett Doughtie (5 Aug 1909 - 20 May 1993)
Marriage*4 Jun 1932 She married Jerry Whitsett Doughtie at Greenville, Greenville Co., South Carolina, on 4 Jun 1932 at age 25. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 Aug 2006

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.