Samuel Josephus Culpepper1

Male, #36464, (5 Dec 1904 - 2 Apr 1960)
Father*Louis Constantine Culpepper (11 May 1858 - 20 Dec 1934)
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Micheaux (25 Aug 1864 - 23 Mar 1939)
Biography* Samuel and Marie Culpepper had no children of their own. They adopted Mary Jo, the child of her sister, when she was two or three years old. Sam was a Pharmacist and they lived in Michigan City, Michigan. He was killed on his way to work on the freeway there.
From Sam Harrah, son of Mary Jo Culpepper Harrah:
Mary Jo Culpepper Harrah died in April of 2007.2,3
 
Birth*5 Dec 1904 Samuel was born at Gainesville, Ozark Co., Missouri, on 5 Dec 1904. 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Richard, Howard and Samuel was listed as a son in Louis Constantine Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Lick Creek, Ozark Co., Missouri.4 
Photographed1912 He appeared as a son in a family photograph in 1912 at Lick Creek, Ozark Co., Missouri.2
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Jessie and Samuel was listed as a son in Louis Constantine Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Lick Creek, Ozark Co., Missouri.5 
Marriage*say 1924 He married Marie C. (?) say 1924. 
Photographedsay 1930 He was photographed say 1930.2
Samuel Josephus Culpepper
Death of Father20 Dec 1934 His father Louis Constantine Culpepper died on 20 Dec 1934 at Howards Ridge, Ozark Co., Missouri
Death of Mother23 Mar 1939 His mother Mary Elizabeth Micheaux died on 23 Mar 1939 at Mountain View, Howell Co., Missouri
Residence*before 1960 Samuel resided at Michigan City, LaPorte Co., Indiana, before 1960.2 
Death*2 Apr 1960 He died at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, on 2 Apr 1960 at age 55. 
Burial*say 5 Apr 1960 His body was interred say 5 Apr 1960 at Howards Ridge Cemetery, Howards Ridge, Ozark Co., Missouri.2 

Family

Marie C. (?) (5 Sep 1897 - 12 Mar 1975)
Marriage*say 1924 He married Marie C. (?) say 1924. 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited1 Jan 2016

Citations

  1. Elizabeth Ann 'Libby' Jenkins Stalter (Mrs. Royce Lynn Stalter) report, Elizabeth Ann 'Libby' Jenkins Stalter (Mrs. Royce Lynn Stalter) to Lew Griffin, 1999.
  2. E-mail written Jun 2005 to Warren Culpepper from Cathy Cate, Carlsbad, New Mexico, e-mail address.
  3. E-mail written Jul 2014 to Lew Griffin from Samuel Herschel Harrah, e-mail address.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    Lick Creek, Ozark Co., MO, ED 136, page 6B
    Lewis C. Culpepper, Head, 53, Md 30 yrs, TN/TN/TN, Farmer
    Mary E. Culpepper, Wife, 46, Md 30 yrs, 10/8 children, KY, VA, VA
    Bennett R. Culpepper, Son, 17, MO/TN/KY
    Howard M. Culpepper, Son, 14, MO/TN/KY
    Nina M. Culpepper, Daughter, 12, MO/TN/KY
    Jessie H. Culpepper, Daughter, 7, MO/TN/KY
    Samuel Culpepper, Son, 5, MO/TN/KY.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    Lick Creek, Ozark Co., MO, ED 151, page 3B
    Lewis C. Culpepper, Head, 61 TN/TN/TN, Farmer
    Mary E. Culpepper, Wife, 55, KY/KY/TN
    Jessie H. Culpepper, Daughter, 17, MO/TN/KY
    Samuel Culpepper, Son, 15, MO/TN/KY.