John Hurlston Culpepper

Male, #35409, (26 Dec 1891 - 5 Oct 1970)
Father*John Francis Culpepper (2 Nov 1863 - 5 Dec 1906)
Mother*Florence M. Johnson (1 Sep 1868 - 13 Jul 1950)
Name Variation He was also known as Hurley. 
Birth*26 Dec 1891 John was born at Arkansas on 26 Dec 1891. 
Photographedcirca 1893 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1893 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas.1
John Francis Culpepper family
1900 Census1900 John was listed as a son in John Francis Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Vaugine Township, Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas. 37 m-ED 103 p. 8. 
Death of Father5 Dec 1906 His father John Francis Culpepper died on 5 Dec 1906 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas
Marriage*25 Oct 1910 He married Ida Jewel Bradley at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 25 Oct 1910 at age 18.2 
Birth of Son5 Jan 1913 His son Hugo H. Culpepper Th.D. was born on 5 Jan 1913 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas
1920 Census*1920 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas. 28 m-ED140/9/71 1411 W. 16th Ave.. 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas.3 
Death of Mother13 Jul 1950 His mother Florence M. Johnson died on 13 Jul 1950 at Grant Co., Arkansas.4 
Death*5 Oct 1970 He died at Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas, on 5 Oct 1970 at age 78. 
Biography* John Hurlston Culpepper was the son of John Francis and Florence M. (Johnson) Culpepper. He was born and raised in Arkansas where he was noted with his parents in 1900 census records. His father was killed when Hurley was 14 years old.

In 1910, he married Ida Jewel Bradley and they settled down to raise a family in Pine Bluff, AR and the young family is noted there in 1920 census records. In 1934, the family moved to El Dorado, AR for a couple of years but then moved to Little Rock where Hurley spent the rest of his life.5 He died in 1970 at the age of 78. 

Family

Ida Jewel Bradley (19 Nov 1892 - 18 Apr 1976)
Marriage*25 Oct 1910 He married Ida Jewel Bradley at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 25 Oct 1910 at age 18.2 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. 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.
  2. Book S, p. 89.
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 35-41, Sheet #12-B, 604 W. Second Ave., Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., AR
    Home owned, Value $6500, Radio=blank, Farm=No
    J. Hurley Culpepper, Head, M, 38, M, md@19, AR/TX/AR, Retail Shoe Salesman, Vet=No
    Jewel Culpepper, Wife, F, 37, M, md@18, AR/KS/MO, Stenographer, County Official
    Hugo H. Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, AR/AR/AR
    Wanda Culpepper, Dau, F, 15, S, AR/AR/AR
    Frank M. Culpepper, Stepson, M, 24, S, AR/AR/AR.
  4. Jefferson County, AR, Miscellaneous Records on microfilm 1927 -- 1961, at the county courthouse; (n.p.: n.pub.).
    has 11 July 1950.
  5. Hugo Culpepper letter to Ms. Billie W. New 22 Nov 1987