Joseph Lemuel Culpepper1

Male, #3727, (11 Jul 1896 - 12 Sep 1952)
Father*Christopher Columbus Culpepper of Laurens Co., GA (26 Aug 1859 - 22 Dec 1918)
Mother*Sarah Elizabeth Jane Register (3 Sep 1856 - 11 Jan 1936)
Birth*11 Jul 1896 Joseph was born at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 11 Jul 1896. 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 James, William, Henry and Joseph was listed as a son in Christopher Columbus Culpepper of Laurens Co., GA's household on the 1900 Census at Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., Georgia.2 
Photographedcirca 1908 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1908 at Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., Georgia,
Left to right: Christopher Columbus Culpepper, Sarah Elizabeth Jane (Register) Culpepper, Joseph Lemuel Culpepper, Henry Lee Culpepper, William Ebenezer Culpepper.3
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 William, Henry and Joseph was listed as a son in Christopher Columbus Culpepper of Laurens Co., GA's household on the 1910 Census at Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., Georgia.4 
Death of Father22 Dec 1918 His father Christopher Columbus Culpepper of Laurens Co., GA died on 22 Dec 1918 at Laurens Co., Georgia.5 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., Georgia.6 
Marriage*31 Oct 1920 He married Lola Floyd at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 31 Oct 1920 at age 24.7 
Birth of Sonafter 1920 His son Colin Culpepper was born after 1920. 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Cadwell, Laurens Co., Georgia.8 
Birth of Son6 Dec 1931 His son Joseph Kinard Culpepper was born on 6 Dec 1931 at Cadwell, Laurens Co., Georgia.9,10 
Biography*say 1935 Lemuel Culpepper is mentioned as a depot agent in Cadwell during the 1930s in a history of the Wrightsville & Tennille Railroad Part IV, of Oconee & Western and Dublin and Southwestern Division written by William J. Steele.11 
Death of Mother11 Jan 1936 His mother Sarah Elizabeth Jane Register died on 11 Jan 1936 at Laurens Co., Georgia.5,12 
Residence*Sep 1952 Joseph resided at McIntyre, Wilkinson Co., Georgia, in Sep 1952.13 
Death*12 Sep 1952 He died at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 12 Sep 1952 at age 56.13 

Family

Lola Floyd (circa 1898 - 13 Sep 1984)
Marriage*31 Oct 1920 He married Lola Floyd at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 31 Oct 1920 at age 24.7 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Jul 2012

Citations

  1. Tommy Joe Alligood records, Tommy Joe Alligood, e-mail address - Rentz, GA, to Lew Griffin, 1998, 2007.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, Pages 18A-B, Family 303, Rudy Spring, Laurens Co., GA
    (Birth months not properly recorded so not shown here)
    Cal Culpepper, Head, M, 1860, 40, Md 21 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Jennie Culpepper, Wife, F, 1860, 40, md 21 yrs, ch 8/8, GA/GA/GA
    Zoa Culpepper, Dau, F, 1880, 20, S, GA/GA/GA
    Jim Culpepper, Son, M, 1887, 13, S, GA/GA/GA
    Sallie Culpepper, Dau, F, 1889, 11, S, GA/GA/GA
    Will Culpepper, Son, M, 1891, 9, S, GA/GA/GA
    Lee Culpepper, Son, M, 1893, 7, S, GA/GA/GA
    Lemuel Culpepper, Son, M, 1896, 4, S, GA/GA/GA.
  3. E-mail written 1998 - 2012 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Kenneth Wayne Culpepper (#39229), 1918 Baker Church Rd, Rentz, Laurens Co., GA 31075, e-mail address (Jul 2012).
    courtesy of Gary Culpepper, Lakeland, FL.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 113, Pages 240B, Family 210, Gen.com Img 28, Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., GA
    Columbus C. Culpepper, Head, M, 52, md1-31 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    June Culpepper, Wife, F, 52, md1-31 yrs, ch 8/8, GA/GA/GA
    Ebenezer Culpepper, Son, M, 18, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Lee Culpepper, Son, M, 16, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Lemuel Culpepper, Son, M, 14, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  5. Macon Ward / Atlanta Stake, compiler, Laurens Co., GA Cemetery Records, Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film 182,822.
    Vol. II. Gay Cemetery:
    + C. C. Culpepper, 26 Aug 1859 - 22 Dec 1918
    + Jane Culpepper, 3 Sep 1856 - 11 Jan 1936.
  6. ED 84, sheet 12, line 86.
  7. Laurens County Court of the Ordinary, Laurens Co., GA Marriages, 1851-1935, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1965, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film 410,104 - 410,113.
    J. L. Culpepper and Miss Lola Floyd on 31 Oct 1920 in Laurens Co., GA, Book P-361.
  8. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 30, page 1B, Coleman Street, Cadwell, Laurens Co., GA
    Home=$1200, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Lemuel Culpepper, Head, M, 33, M, md @24, GA/GA/GA, RR Station Agent
    Lola Culpepper, Wife, F, 32, M, md @24, GA/GA/GA
    Valeria Culpepper, Daughter, F, 6, S, GA/GA/GA
    Lillian Culpepper, Daughter, F, 5/12, S, GA/GA/GA.
  9. The Macon Telegraph, Macon, GA.
    http://www.macon.com
    6 Nov 2000. Obituary for Joseph Kinard Culpepper.
  10. 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
  11. E-mail written 1998 - 2012 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Kenneth Wayne Culpepper (#39229), 1918 Baker Church Rd, Rentz, Laurens Co., GA 31075, e-mail address (Jul 2012).
  12. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Mrs. Jane Culpepper, d. 11 Jan 1936 in Laurens Co., GA.
  13. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Joseph L. Culpepper, d. 12 Sep 1952 at 56 years in Laurens Co., GA; Res. in Wilkinson Co., GA.