Clifton Daniel Culpepper1

Male, #36673, (9 Sep 1919 - Dec 1971)
Father*Ernest Leigh Culpepper (29 Oct 1892 - 5 May 1955)
Mother*Sara Catherine Platt (3 Aug 1893 - 17 Sep 1978)
Name Variation He was also known as C. D. 
Birth*9 Sep 1919 Clifton was born at Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, on 9 Sep 1919.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Clifton was listed as a son in Ernest Leigh Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Clifton and Ernest was listed as a son in Ernest Leigh Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Williston, Barnwell Co., South Carolina.4 
Marriage*say 1943 He married Margaret Hiott say 1943. 
World War II*between 1945 and 1946 He served as an officer in World War II between 1945 and 1946
(Clifton D. Culpepper, 01536309. He enlisted from Waltersboro, Colleton Co., SC for active duty in the US Army on 14 Apr 1945. OS APT 2 Sep 1945 to 24 Apr 1946. Awards: ACM APCM WWIIVM. Honorable separation from active duty as 2LT from the 1002 ENGR FOREST BN on 16 May 1946.)5 
SSN*1953 His Social Security Number was issued in 1953 in South Carolina.2 
Death of Father5 May 1955 His father Ernest Leigh Culpepper died on 5 May 1955 at Walterboro, Colleton Co., South Carolina
Death*Dec 1971 He died at South Carolina in Dec 1971 at age 52.2 


Margaret Hiott (27 Dec 1929 - 29 Nov 2006)
Marriage*say 1943 He married Margaret Hiott say 1943. 
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010


  1. E-mail written Aug 2000 to Culpepper Connections from Margaret Dawn Culpepper Stewart (#39985), e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 79, page 25B, 307 Thirty-second Street East, Savannah, Chatham Co., GA
    Ernest Culpepper, Head, M, 27, M, VA/VA/VA, Mill Wright at Lead Plant
    Catherine Culpepper, Wife, F, 25, M, SC/SC/SC
    Clifford Culpepper, Son, M, 3/12, S, GA/VA/SC.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 20, Sheet 3B, Lines 73-77, Bartley's Lumber Hill Settlement, Williston, Barnwell Co., SC
    Rent=$12, Radio=Y, Farm=N
    Ernest L. Culpepper, Head, M, 37, md@20, VA/VA/VA, Lumber Mill Supt., Vet=N
    Sarah R. Culpepper, Wife, F, 35, md@19, SC/SC/SC
    Clifton Culpepper, Son, M, 10, Sng, GA/VA/SC
    Virginia B. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 7, Sng, SC/VA/SC
    Ernest L. Culpepper Jr., Son, M, 2 2/12, Sng, NC/VA/SC.
  5. The Official Roster of South Carolina Serviceman and Servicewomen in World War II, 1941-46 (Five Volumes), Columbia, SC: SC Division of General Services, Repository: Tomkins Library in Edgefield SC, Call No. F274.7 M3 1941-1946.
    Vol. II.