Jake Clark Culpepper

Male, #3774, (17 Dec 1921 - 14 Sep 1989)
Father*John Clark Culpepper (19 Dec 1868 - 22 Oct 1931)
Mother*Annie Lee Sherrer (25 Jul 1891 - 21 Dec 1973)
Birth*17 Dec 1921 Jake was born at Benevolence, Randolph Co., Georgia, on 17 Dec 1921.1,2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 James and Jake was listed as a son in John Clark Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Gaffs Mill, Randolph Co., Georgia.3 
Death of Father22 Oct 1931 His father John Clark Culpepper died on 22 Oct 1931 at Randolph Co., Georgia.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Georgia.2 
Residence*Jun 1942 Jake resided at Randolph Co., Georgia, in Jun 1942.5 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(Tech Sgt, US Army.)5 
Death of Mother21 Dec 1973 His mother Annie Lee Sherrer died on 21 Dec 1973 at Terrell Co., Georgia.6,7 
Death*14 Sep 1989 He died at Washington, District of Columbia, on 14 Sep 1989 at age 67.8,2 
Burial*circa 16 Sep 1989 His body was interred circa 16 Sep 1989 at Eastview Cemetery, Shellman, Randolph Co., Georgia.8 
Biography* Mrs. L. H. (Marie Culpepper) Goree wrote about Jake Clark Culpepper on p. 25 of an addendum to The Life History of the Culpepper Family From 1633 to May 1949: "Attended high school in Dawson, Georgia, later graduating from Middle Georgia College at Cochran, Georgia and in 1942 received a degree from the University of Georgia, in Journalism. Entered Army in June 1942. Made a tech-sergeant in May 1943 and sailed overseas duty in 1943." 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited6 May 2010

Citations

  1. Minnie Marie Culpepper, Addendum to the Life of the Culpepper Family, Cuthbert, GA: Edith C. Prater, 1949.
    p 25.
  2. 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
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 6, page 8A, Gaffs Mill, Randolph Co., GA
    Owns Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    John C. Culpepper, Head, M, 56, M, md @ 30, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Annie Culpepper, Wife, F, 38, M, md @ 22, GA/GA/GA
    Edith Culpepper, Dau, F, 18, S, AL/AL/GA
    Marie Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, GA/AL/GA
    Miles Culpepper, Son, M, 12, S, GA/AL/GA
    Jake Culpepper, Son, M, 8, S, GA/AL/GA.
  4. 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
    J. C. Culpepper, d. 22 Oct 1931 in Randolph Co., GA, 26206.

  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Jake C Culpepper, White, Single, born 1921 in Georgia, residing in Randolph Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 22 Jun 1942 in Fort McPherson, Georgia.
  6. 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
    Annie S. Culpepper, d. 21 Dec 1973 at 82 years in Terrell Co., GA; Res. in Randolph Co., GA, 044004.

  7. Brenda A. Darbyshire, compiler, Cemeteries of Randolph Co., GA, Albany, GA: Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society, 1993 Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call # US/CAN Book: 975.8932 V39. Eastview Cemetery, Shellman, Randolph Co., GA
    + Annie Sherrer Culpepper, 25 Jul 1891 – 21 Dec 1973.
  8. Brenda A. Darbyshire, compiler, Cemeteries of Randolph Co., GA, Albany, GA: Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society, 1993 Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call # US/CAN Book: 975.8932 V39. Eastview Cemetery, Shellman, Randolph Co., GA
    + Jake C. Culpepper, 1921 – 1989.