John L. Culpepper

Male, #4045, (Dec 1847 - 16 Nov 1913)
Father*Pleasant T. Culpepper (c 1818 - b 1880)
Mother*Mary Agnes Dickey (c 1823 - )
Birth*Dec 1847 John was born at Mississippi in Dec 1847. 
Census*1860 He was listed as a resident in the census report at Bradley Co., Arkansas, in 1860. 
Marriage*15 Jan 1865 He married Mary E. Tolson at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 15 Jan 1865 at age 17.1 
Birth of Soncirca 1867 His son Wilson I. P. Culpepper was born circa 1867 at Bradley Co., Arkansas
Birth of Soncirca 1869 His son Francis Culpepper was born circa 1869 at Bradley Co., Arkansas
Census1870 He was listed as a resident in the census report at Bradley Co., Arkansas, in 1870. 
Birth of SonJul 1871 His son Cary P. Culpepper was born in Jul 1871 at Arkansas
Birth of Son9 Apr 1873 His son Joseph Wilson Culpepper was born on 9 Apr 1873 at Arkansas.2 
Birth of SonNov 1875 His son George B. Culpepper was born in Nov 1875 at Arkansas
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Bowman, Dorsey Co., Arkansas.3 
Birth of Son18 Dec 1880 His son William Lawrence Culpepper was born on 18 Dec 1880 at Cleveland Co., Arkansas.4 
Marriage*after 1881 He married Josie (?) after 1881. 
Birth of Son19 Oct 1884 His son Thomas Little Culpepper was born on 19 Oct 1884 at Arkansas.5,6 
1900 Census* John was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Jefferson Co., Arkansas.7 
Photographed*say 1908 He was photographed say 1908 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas,
From: bill rhodes
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 3:05 PM
To: Warren Culpepper
Subject: John L. Culpepper

Warren:

This picture was in a box of pictures from “Gene Allen Laird”, son of Willie Marie Culpepper and H. W. Laird. It was inscribed as “Grandpa Culpepper”. I strongly suspect it is a picture of William Lawrence Culpepper’s Dad, John L. Culpepper.

Bill Rhodes.8
John L. Culpepper with Eunice? Emma?
Death of Soncirca 1908 His son George B. Culpepper died circa 1908. 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.9 
Death*16 Nov 1913 He died at Houston, Harris Co., Texas, on 16 Nov 1913 at age 65.10 

Family 1

Mary E. Tolson (circa 1843 - )
Marriage*15 Jan 1865 He married Mary E. Tolson at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 15 Jan 1865 at age 17.1 
Children

Family 2

Josie (?) (Aug 1849 - before 1910)
Marriage*after 1881 He married Josie (?) after 1881. 
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Sampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. Book VI, p. 70, by Joseph Renfrow, M. G., Methodist Episcopal Church.
  2. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    Joseph Wilson Culpepper, 405 Archer St, Houston, Harris Co., Texas, age 45, born 9 Apr 1873, Caucasian, Self-employed merchant at 1202 Congress Ave., Nearest relative: Mrs. Ella Culpepper, wife, 405 Archer St, Houston, Harris Co., Texas, Tall height, Stout build, Blue eyes, Brown hair, No disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.
  3. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 344D, Bowman, Dorsey Co., AR
    J. L. Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 32, Farmer, MS/NC/TN (#4045)
    M. E. Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 36, Keeping House, NC/NC/NC
    J. P. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 13, Farm Laborer, AR/MS/NC
    C. R. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 9, Farm Laborer, AR/MS/NC
    J. W. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 7, Farm Laborer, AR/MS/NC
    G. B. Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 4, N/A, AR/MS/NC
    R. E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 2, N/A, AR/MS/NC.
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    William Lawrence Culpepper, 410 Tabor St, Houston, Harris Co., Texas, age 37, born 18 Dec 1880, Caucasian, Assistant Manager of Culpepper Furniture Co., 1202 Congress, Houston, Harris Co., TX, Nearest relative: Ollie Culpepper, wife, 410 Tabor St, Houston, Harris Co., TX, Medium height, Stout build, Blue eyes, Blond hair, No disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 34, Sheet 18A, Pg 237, Pct 1, 320 Pecose St., Houston, Harris Co., TX
    Own=Y, Farm=N
    Thomas H. Culpepper, Head, M, 35, M, AR US US, Mgr-Furniture Store
    Myrtis Culpepper, Wife, F, 35, M, AR CT, MS.
  6. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    Thomas Little Culpepper, Teague, Freestone Co., Texas, age 33, born 19 Oct 1884, White, R.R. Clerk for the Trinity & Brazos Valley RR in Teague, Freestone Co., Texas, Nearest relative: Myrtis Virginia Culpepper, Teague, Freestone Co., Texas, Medium height, Medium build, Gray eyes, Dark hair, No disabilities. Registered 12 Sep 1918 at Fairfield, Freestone Co., Texas.
  7. ED 89, sheet 2.
  8. E-mail written 19 Aug 2011 to Warren Culpepper from William Lenton 'Bill' Rhodes Jr. (s/o #49125), Half Moon Bay, CA, e-mail address.
  9. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 103, Sheet 3A, Pg 101A, Pct 1, Gen.com Img 25,  Houston, Harris Co., TX
    John L. Culpepper, Head, M, 64, M3, md-9 yrs, MS un LA, Salesman-Furniture.
  10. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    John L. Culpepper, Harris Co., Nov 16 1913, 23391.