Tabitha Meador

Female, #3987, (1 Oct 1824 - 17 Feb 1884)
Father*Mordecai Meador1 (c 1784 - )
Birth*1 Oct 1824 Tabitha was born at North Carolina on 1 Oct 1824. 
Marriage*17 Aug 1843 She married Evan Alexander Culpepper at Sumter Co., Alabama, on 17 Aug 1843 at age 18.2,3 
Married Name17 Aug 1843  As of 17 Aug 1843, her married name was Culpepper.2 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Tabitha, Sarah and Martha listed as a household member on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Greene Co., Alabama.4 
Birth of Son6 May 1856 Her son Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr. was born on 6 May 1856 at Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., Texas
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Tabitha, Sarah, Martha, Julia, Missoura, Evan and Frances listed as a household member living with Evan Alexander Culpepper in the 1860 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.5 
Birth of Son6 Aug 1861 Her son John William Culpepper was born on 6 Aug 1861 at Coryell Co., Texas
Birth of Son4 Oct 1865 Her son Joseph Meador Culpepper was born on 4 Oct 1865 at Coryell Co., Texas.6 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Tabitha, Julia, Missoura, Evan, John and Joseph listed as a household member living with Evan Alexander Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.7 
Death of Son29 Oct 1872 Her son John William Culpepper died on 29 Oct 1872 at Coryell Co., Texas
Photographed*say 1875 She was photographed say 1875 at Coryell Co., Texas.1
Tabitha (Meador) Culpepper
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Tabitha was listed as Evan Alexander Culpepper's wife on the 1880 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.8 
Death*17 Feb 1884 She died at Texas on 17 Feb 1884 at age 59. 
Burial*circa 18 Feb 1884 Her body was interred circa 18 Feb 1884 at Eagle Springs Cemetery, Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., Texas

Family

Evan Alexander Culpepper (17 Mar 1808 - 10 Jun 1884)
Marriage*17 Aug 1843 She married Evan Alexander Culpepper at Sumter Co., Alabama, on 17 Aug 1843 at age 18.2,3 
Children
Last Edited12 Aug 2009

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001-2007 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from Rebecca Lucille 'Becky' Shuptrine Ivey (Mrs. Evan A. Culpepper IV) (#4380), Decatur, TX 940-627-6899, e-mail address.
  2. Family Adventures, compiler, Early Alabama Marriages (36 vols.), Shreveport, Louisiana: J & W Ent., 1991, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 976.1 V2e.
    Evan A. Culpeper (2-p) married Tabitha Meador on 17 Aug 1843 in Sumter Co., Alabama.
  3. E-mail written 2001-2007 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from Rebecca Lucille 'Becky' Shuptrine Ivey (Mrs. Evan A. Culpepper IV) (#4380), Decatur, TX 940-627-6899, e-mail address.
    Copy of marriage license from Sumter Co., AL. states
    "The state of Alabama, Sumter County: I William H. Roberts do hereby------- that Tabitha Meador daughter of Mordrica Meador is over the age of eighteen years to the best of my knowledge & belief
    August 8, 1843                              W.H Roberts
    Sworn to & subscribed before me Price Williams-----
    Parties licensed When Issued          Parties to Bond
    #575 Evan A Culpepper      August 8th, 1843          Evan A. Culpepper
    To                               &
    Tabitha Meador                          William H Roberts

    August 17, 1843, Executed Thomas Willingham MG"
    Copy with Becky Culpepper 9/20/2003.
  4. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 248A, Lines 3-6, Ancestry.com image 8, Greene Co., AL
    Evan A. Culpepper, 42, M, Overseer, NC
    Tabitha Culpepper, 26, F, NC
    Sarah M. Culpepper, 5, M, AL
    Martha E. Culpepper, 2, M, AL.
  5. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Sheet/Pg 32, Pg 279B, (14 Jul 1860), Station Creek Beat, Coryell Co., TX (Anc.com img# 7)
    E. A. Culpepper, 52, M, NC, Farmer
    Tabitha Culpepper, 35, F, NC
    Sarah Culpepper, 15, F, AL
    (Martha) Eugenia Culpepper, 13, F, AL
    Julia Culpepper, 9, F, AL
    Missoura Culpepper, 7, F, TX
    Evan Culpepper, 4, M, TX
    Frances E. Culpepper, 2, F, TX.
  6. Tombstone.
    McGregor City Cemetery, McLennan Co., TX
    Joseph M. Culpepper, 4 Oct 1865 – 14 May 1909, ‘Woodsmen of the World’
    Mary E. Culpepper, 22 Sep 1872 – 31 May 1941, ‘Mother’.
  7. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Sheet/Pg 19, Pg 309, Prect 5 (30 Sep 1870), Gatesville PO, Coryell Co., TX
    Evan Culpepper, 62, M, NC, Farmer
    Tabithia Culpepper, 44, F, NC
    Julia Tabitha Culpepper, 18, F, AL
    Missouria Culpepper, 16, F, TX
    Evan Alex Culpepper, 14, M, TX
    John Wm Culpepper, 9, M, TX
    Joseph Metter Culpepper, 5, M, TX.
  8. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 26, Sheet 33, Pg 486A, Pct 7, Coryell Co., TX
    Evan A. Culpepper, M, 72, Head, M, NC NC NC, Farming
    Tabitha Culpepper, F, 55, Wife, M, NC NC NC
    Evan A. Culpepper, M, 23, Son, S, TX NC NC, Works on Farm
    Joseph M. Culpepper, M, 14, Son, S, TX NC NC, Works on Farm.