Niles Voight Culpepper D.D.S.
Male, #35125, (27 Oct 1904 - 14 Sep 1987)
|Birth*||27 Oct 1904 ||Niles was born at Cullman, Cullman Co., Alabama, on 27 Oct 1904.1 |
|1910 Census||15 Apr 1910 ||James and Niles was listed as a son in James William Washington Culpepper M.D.'s household on the 1910 Census at Crane Hill, Cullman Co., Alabama.2 |
|Death of Father||27 May 1915 ||His father James William Washington Culpepper M.D. died on 27 May 1915 at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama.3,4 |
|1920 Census||1 Jan 1920 ||James and Niles was listed as a son in Elizabeth Belle McAfee's household on the 1920 Census at Cullman, Cullman Co., Alabama.5 |
|Employment*|| ||Niles's occupation: dentist. |
|Marriage*||2 Jul 1931 ||He married Florence Fontane Chaffee on 2 Jul 1931 at age 26. |
|SSN*||1956 ||His Social Security Number was issued in 1956 in Alabama.1 |
|Death of Mother||2 Jan 1968 ||His mother Elizabeth Belle McAfee died on 2 Jan 1968 at Cullman, Cullman Co., Alabama.1,4 |
|Death*||14 Sep 1987 ||He died at Cullman, Cullman Co., Alabama, on 14 Sep 1987 at age 82.1 |
|Biography*|| || Before his retirement, N. V. Culpepper practiced dentistry out of an office in the Hawk Building in Cullman, AL. He resided at 607 E. Seventh Street in Cullman. In a 24 Nov 1977 letter, N. V. Culpepper wrote: I was on the staff at Bryce Hospital [Tuscaloosa, AL?] from 1927 to 1931... I am now retired from active practice, after fifty years of it. My health is fairly good, but have had to curtail my fishing and hunting somewhat. The years have a way of slipping up on you, just the wife and me at home now... |
He sometimes signed his letters "Cul." Mrs. Eleanor Culpepper Willingham wrote in a 6 Aug 1986 letter that "some months ago he [Voight] had a very bad stroke and was hospitalized in B'ham, Ala. They inserted a pace-maker during his stay there." His sister-in-law, Mrs. Martha Burford Culpepper, visited him and said that "he is in very poor condition. He is at home and they have 2 male nurses and the woman who has worked for them for a number of years."
- U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
- 1910 Federal Census, United States.
ED 27, Page 16A, Lines 32-36, Crane Hill, Cullman Co., AL (4 May 1910)
James W. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 25, md1-9yrs, GA/GA, Doctor/Medicine
Elizabeth B Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 27, md1-9yrs, ch 2/2, AL/GA/SC
James W. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 7, sng, AL/GA/AL
Niles V. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/GA/AL
Homer Woods, Boarder, M, Wh, 19, sng, AL/AL/AL, Farm Laborer.
- State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
James W. W. Culpepper died 27 May 1915 in Jefferson Co., Alabama.
- Anna Cochran Gregath, compiler, Cullman County Churches and Cemeteries, Cullman, Alabama: Cullman County Commission, 198_, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 976.173 K2c.
Vol 1, page 183:
Cullman City Cemetery, Corner of 9th Street and West Main, Cullman, Cullman Co., Alabama.
+ J. W. Culpepper, MD, 5 Aug 1876 - 27 May 1915
+ Belle McAfee Culpepper, 20 Apr 1883 - 2 Jan 1968.
- 1920 Federal Census, United States.
ED 42, Page 7A, Lines 6-9, 313 6th Ave E, Cullman, Cullman Co., AL (16 Jan 1920)
E. B. Culpepper, Head, F, Wh, 36, wid, AL/VA/VA
James W. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/US/US
Neils V. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/US/US
R. A. Culpepper, Brother-in-law, M, Wh, 33, sng, GA/US/US, Physician.