Mary Eliza Dodd1

Female, #35372, (1882 - 12 Jan 1940)
Name Variation She was also known as May. 
Birth*1882 Mary was born at Texas in 1882.2 
Marriage*9 Nov 1902 She married James Benjamin Culpepper at Hopkins Co., Texas, on 9 Nov 1902. 
Married Name9 Nov 1902  As of 9 Nov 1902, her married name was Culpepper. 
Birth of Son14 Nov 1903 Her son Roy Lee Culpepper was born on 14 Nov 1903 at Hopkins Co., Texas.2 
Birth of Son28 Jul 1908 Her son Marion Elton Culpepper was born on 28 Jul 1908 at Hopkins Co., Texas.3,4 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Mary was listed as James Benjamin Culpepper's wife on the 1910 Census at Hopkins Co., Texas.5 
Birth of Son23 Aug 1911 Her son Billy Minter Culpepper was born on 23 Aug 1911 at Hopkins Co., Texas.2,4 
Photographed*circa 1917 She was photographed circa 1917 at Hopkins Co., Texas.6
James Benjamin & Mae (Dodd) Culpepper family
WWI Draft Reg*12 Sep 1918 James Benjamin Culpepper named Mary as his nearest relative when registering for the WW-I draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas.7 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Mary was listed as James Benjamin Culpepper's wife on the 1920 Census at Hopkins Co., Texas.8 
Death of Son29 Oct 1927 Her son Roy Lee Culpepper died on 29 Oct 1927 at Hardeman Co., Texas.2,9 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Mary was listed as James Benjamin Culpepper's wife on the 1930 Census at Hopkins Co., Texas.10 
Death*12 Jan 1940 She died at Hopkins Co., Texas, on 12 Jan 1940.11 
Burial*circa 14 Jan 1940 Her body was interred circa 14 Jan 1940 at Pine Forest Cemetery, Pine Forest, Hopkins Co., Texas.2 

Family

James Benjamin Culpepper (6 Jan 1879 - 9 Apr 1964)
Marriage*9 Nov 1902 She married James Benjamin Culpepper at Hopkins Co., Texas, on 9 Nov 1902. 
Children
Last Edited15 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2000 to Tommie Smith from Harry Hogue.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    James Benjamin Culpepper Sheet (Edna Caldwell & Annie DeVore).
  3. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Marion E. Culpepper, 28 Jul 1908 - 4 Dec 1979, Served 7 Aug 1940 to 17 Oct 1945 as Staff Sergeant in the US Army, Interred 7 Dec 1979 in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, Section 6, Site 613.
  4. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  5. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 60, Sheet 8B, Pg 226B, Pct 2, Gen.com Img 16, Hopkins Co., TX
    Jim Culpepper, Head, M, 31, M1, md-7 yrs, AL AL AL, Farmer
    May Culpepper, Wife, F, 27, M1, md-7 yrs, ch 3/3, TX AL GA
    Roy L. Culpepper, Son, M, 6, S, TX AL TX
    Burnice G. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 4, S, TX AL TX
    Marion E. Culpepper, Son, M, 1, S, TX AL TX.
  6. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
  7. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    James Benjamin Culpepper, RFD#3, Como, Hopkins Co., Texas, age 39, born 6 Jan 1879, Caucasian, Farmer at Pine Forest, Hopkins Co., Texas, Nearest relative: Mary Eliza Culpepper, RFD#1, Como, Hopkins Co., Texas, Medium height, Slender build, Blue eyes, Dark brown hair, No disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918 at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas.
  8. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 69, Sheet 15B, Pg 218, Pct 2 , ? Pickton? & Pineforrest Rd., Hopkins Co., TX
    Own=Y, Farm=Y
    James B. Culpepper, Head, M, 40, M, AL AL AL, Farmer
    May Culpepper, Wife, F, 36, M, TX US US
    Roy Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, TX AL AL, Farm Laborer
    Bernice Culpepper, Dau, F, 12, S, TX AL AL
    Elton Culpepper, Son, M, 11, S, TX AL AL
    Minter Culpepper, Son, 8, S, TX AL AL
    Lillian Culpepper, Dau, F, 5, S, TX AL AL
    Laverne Culpepper, Dau, F, 4  4/12, TX AL AL.
  9. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Roy Culpeper, died 29 Oct 1927 in Hardeman Co., TX, 33740.
  10. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 12, Sheet 2B, Pg 135, Pct. 2, Pickton & Pine Forest Rd., Hopkins Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=Y, Military=N
    James B. Culpepper, Head, M, 51, M, md@23, AL AL AL, Farmer
    Mary E. Culpepper, F, 47, M, md@20, TX GA AR
    Marion E. Culpepper, Son, M, 21, S, TX AL TX, Farmer
    Billie M. Culpepper, Son, M, 18, S, TX AL TX, Farm Labor
    Lillian Culpepper, Dau, F, 15, S, TX AL TX, Farm Labor
    Margaret L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 10, S, TX AL TX
    Joe N. Culpepper, Dau, F, 4, TX AL TX.
  11. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Mary E. Culpepper, Hopkins Co., Jan 12 1940, 70037.
  12. The Victoria Advocate, Victoria, Texas.
    http://www.thevictoriaadvocate.com/
    Obituary of Lillian Pauline Culpepper Good (#23235), published Saturday, 18 Jun 2005.