Sampson William Culpepper

Male, #4020, (19 Jun 1829 - 14 Jul 1905)
Father*Joseph Mallory Culpepper of Houston Co., GA (21 May 1788 - 28 Sep 1842)
Mother*Margaret Pickens Baskin (25 Apr 1794 - 10 Aug 1848)
Extinct Surname?* The family branch headed by Sampson William Culpepper is believed to have no living male descendants with the Culpepper surname. If you know otherwise, please contact Lew Griffin using the link at the bottom of this page. 
Birth*19 Jun 1829 Sampson was born at Houston Co., Georgia, on 19 Jun 1829. 
1830 Census1 Jun 1830 Sampson and Joseph was probably a free white male, age under 5, in Joseph Mallory Culpepper of Houston Co., GA's houshold, on the 1830 Census at Houston Co., Georgia. The census does not specify a Male 5-10, which is the age bracket of John Gilbert Culpepper..1 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 James and Sampson was probably a free white male, age 5 and under 10,in Joseph Mallory Culpepper of Houston Co., GA's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Houston Co., Georgia.
(Unaccounted for are 2 Females 5-10).2 
Death of Father28 Sep 1842 His father Joseph Mallory Culpepper of Houston Co., GA died on 28 Sep 1842 at Houston Co., Georgia
Death of Mother10 Aug 1848 His mother Margaret Pickens Baskin died on 10 Aug 1848 at Georgia
1850 Census*1 Jun 1850 Sampson was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Jackson Parish, Louisiana.3 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1861 and 1865

     Captain Webb's Company, Louisiana Cavalry. Also served in Troop E, 18th Battalion Tennessee Cavalry, escort troop for General Cosby and Provost for General William H. "Red" Jackson.4 
Marriage*19 Nov 1871 He married Elizabeth Miller at Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, on 19 Nov 1871 at age 42. Sampson and Elizabeth had no children.5,6 
Death*14 Jul 1905 He died at Riverside, Riverside Co., California, on 14 Jul 1905 at age 76.7 

Family

Elizabeth Miller (say 1831 - )
Marriage*19 Nov 1871 He married Elizabeth Miller at Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, on 19 Nov 1871 at age 42. Sampson and Elizabeth had no children.5,6 
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Sampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited11 Jul 2011

Citations

  1. 1830 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 280, Unk Twp, Houston Co., GA
    Joseph Culpepper, 2 M 0-5, 1 M15-20, 1 M40-50, 1 F0-5, 1 F5-10, 2 F10-15, 1 F30-40.
  2. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 374, Unk Twp, Houston Co., GA
    Joseph Culpepper, 1 M 0-5, 2 M5-10, 1 M10-15, 1 M50-60, 2 F5-10, 1 F10-15, 2 F15-20, 1 F20-30, 1 F40-50.
  3. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 358B, Unk Twp, Jackson Parish, LA
    Ellen Hargrove, 25, F, $400, GA
    Eugenia Hargrove, 6, F, GA
    ? Hargrove, 4, F, GA
    Sampson Culpepper, 21, M, Farmer, $480, GA.
  4. E-mail written Oct 2008 to Culpepper Connections from Robert Yates (gs/o #4187), Phone 703-430-1376, e-mail address.
    Military Service Record Cards 46617832 and subsequent, National Archives.
  5. Jordan Dodd / Liahona Research, compiler, Louisiana Marriage Records, 1851-1900, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5228.htm
    Samuel W. Culpepper and Elizabeth Burnham, ca. 1871, Webster Parish, LA.
  6. E-mail written Jan 2009 to Culpepper Connections from Don Terry, e-mail address.
  7. California Deaths 1905-1929, LDS Film 1686044.