Sam Elbert Culpepper1,2

Male, #40357, (18 Sep 1900 - 16 Jun 1950)
Father*J. Eugene Culpepper (14 Sep 1875 - 3 Jan 1919)
Mother*Mary Jane Hickman (1 Aug 1877 - 22 Aug 1955)
Birth*18 Sep 1900 Sam was born at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama, on 18 Sep 1900.2 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Sam and Willie was listed as a son in J. Eugene Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918.4 
Death of Father3 Jan 1919 His father J. Eugene Culpepper died on 3 Jan 1919 at Pike Co., Alabama.5 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Sam and Willie was listed as a son in Mary Jane Hickman's household on the 1920 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.6 
Military service*between Mar 1920 and Mar 1921 He served in the armed forces as an officer on active duty between Mar 1920 and Mar 1921 (US Army). 
Marriage*21 May 1922 He married Jessie Mae Richardson at Bullock Co., Alabama, on 21 May 1922 at age 21. 
Birth of Son21 Nov 1925 His son Elbert Bryant Culpepper was born on 21 Nov 1925.2,7 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Sam was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama.4 
Birth of Son8 Mar 1934 His son Bennie Gene Culpepper was born on 8 Mar 1934.7 
Death*16 Jun 1950 He died on 16 Jun 1950 at age 49.2 
Death18 Jun 1950 He died at Barbour Co., Alabama, on 18 Jun 1950 at age 49.8 
Burial*circa 19 Jun 1950 His body was interred circa 19 Jun 1950 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.2 

Family

Jessie Mae Richardson (24 Feb 1904 - 18 Oct 2002)
Marriage*21 May 1922 He married Jessie Mae Richardson at Bullock Co., Alabama, on 21 May 1922 at age 21. 
Children
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written Oct 2000 to e-mail address from Bennie Gene Culpepper (#40364).
  2. Tombstone Photograph, Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., AL; by Sherry Whitmore (e-mail address) and Hillary Avila (e-mail address).
    Sam Elbert Culpepper, Sept 18, 1900 - June 16, 1950
    Jessie Mae Culpepper, Feb. 24, 1904 - Oct. 18, 2002
    Elbert Bryant Culpepper, Nov. 21, 1925 - June 24, 1974.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 33, Pages 178A-B, Lines 49-51, Pct 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    Eugene Culpepper, Head, W, M, Sep 1875, 24, md-5yrs, AL/GA/AL, Farmer
    Mary Jane Culpepper, Wife, W, F, Aug 1877, 22, md-5yrs, ch 1/1, AL/AL/AL
    Leila Bell Culpepper, Dau, W, F, Feb 1897, 2, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 15, Page 4B, Lines 76-77, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    Sam E. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 29, md@22, AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=WW
    Jessie M. Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 25, md@18, AL/AL/AL
    Bryant Culpepper, Son, M, W, 4 4/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  5. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    J. E. Culpepper died 3 Jan 1919 in Bullock Co., Alabama.
  6. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Pages 6A-B, Lines 47-52, Beat 6, Perote, Bullock Co., AL
    Mary J. Culpepper, Head, F, W, 42, wid, AL/AL/AL, Farmer
    Leila B. Culpepper (Oaks), Daughter, F, W, 22, wid, AL/AL/AL
    Harrison Oaks, Grandson, M, W, 3 9/12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Willis F. Oaks, Grandson, M, W, 1 6/12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Samuel E. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 19, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Carrol L. Culpepper, Daughter (sic), F, W, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  7. 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
  8. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    Samuel E. Culpepper died 18 Jun 1950 in Barbour Co., Alabama.