Florence Ann Gillespie Culpepper

Female, #35418, (11 Jul 1897 - 22 Jun 1983)
Father*Daniel Elias Leslie Culpepper (2 Aug 1867 - 30 Jan 1936)
Mother*Dora V. Hardison (23 Feb 1869 - 26 Apr 1911)
Birth*11 Jul 1897 Florence was born at Texas on 11 Jul 1897. 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Addie, Mattie and Florence was listed as a daughter in Daniel Elias Leslie Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Hopkins Co., Texas.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Florence and Lucy was listed as a daughter in Daniel Elias Leslie Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Hopkins Co., Texas. ED 60 Sheet 131.2 
Death of Mother26 Apr 1911 Her mother Dora V. Hardison died on 26 Apr 1911 at Hopkins Co., Texas
Photographed1912 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph in 1912 at Hopkins Co., Texas.3
Daniel Elias Leslie Culpepper family
Marriage*13 Apr 1914 She married John Collins at Texas on 13 Apr 1914 at age 16. 
Married Name13 Apr 1914  As of 13 Apr 1914, her married name was Collins. 
Death of Father30 Jan 1936 Her father Daniel Elias Leslie Culpepper died on 30 Jan 1936 at Hopkins Co., Texas.4 
Death of SpouseDec 1975 Her husband John Collins died in Dec 1975 at Lubbock, Lubbock Co., Texas.5 
Death*22 Jun 1983 She died at Lubbock, Lubbock Co., Texas, on 22 Jun 1983 at age 85. 
Burial*circa 25 Jun 1983 Her body was interred circa 25 Jun 1983 at Lubbock City Cemetery, Lubbock, Lubbock Co., Texas


John Collins (6 Apr 1896 - Dec 1975)
Marriage*13 Apr 1914 She married John Collins at Texas on 13 Apr 1914 at age 16. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Apr 2012


  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 51, Sheet 10B & 11A, Pg 118-119, Pct 2, Gen.com Img 19-20, Hopkins Co., TX
    D. E. Culpepper, Head, M, Feb-1869, 31, md-10 yrs, AL GA MS, Farmer
    Dorcus V. Culpepper, Wife, F, Feb-1869, 31, md-10, Ch 5/5, TX AL AL
    Addie E. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jul-1890, 5, S, TX AL TX
    Ernest E. Culpepper, Son, M, Jul-1895, 4, S, TX AL TX
    Florence G. Culpepper, Daughter, M, Jul-1897, 2, S, TX AL TX
    Robert E. Culpepper, Son, M, Feb-1900, 4/12, S, TX AL TX
    Mattie E. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Feb-1900, 4/12, S, TX AL TX.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 60, Sheet 8A, Pg 226A, Pct 2, Gen.com Img 15, Hopkins Co., TX
    Dan E. Culpepper, Head, M, 43, M1, md-20 yrs, AL AL AL, Farmer
    Dora V. Culpepper, Wife, F, 41, M2, md-20 yrs, ch 8/8 or 5/5, TX US US
    Earnest Culpepper, Son, M, 15, S, TX AL TX
    Florence Culpepper, Daughter, F, 12, S, TX AL TX
    John D. Culpepper, Son, M, 6, S, TX AL TX
    Cleo Culpepper, Daughter, F, 3, S, TX AL TX
    Fladger Culpepper, Son, M, 1, S, TX AL TX
    Oliver M. Roberts, Hiredman, M, 56, wid, AL AL AL, Farm Laborer.
  3. 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.
  4. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    Dan E. Culpepper, Hopkins Co., Jan 28 1936, 3202.
  5. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.