Benjamin Byron Culpepper1

Male, #4127, (12 Mar 1885 - 19 Nov 1938)
Father*Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr. (6 May 1856 - 30 May 1928)
Mother*Anna Eliza Grimes (14 Sep 1862 - 11 Sep 1953)
Birth*12 Mar 1885 Benjamin was born at Coryell Co., Texas, on 12 Mar 1885. 
Photographed1890 He appeared as a son in a family photograph in 1890 at Coryell Co., Texas,
Evan Jr. holding Mamie; his wife Anna Grimes also seated; standing are Benjamin Byron and Julia Tabitha.1
Evan A. Culpepper Jr. family
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Benjamin and Fredrich was listed as a son in Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.2 
Marriage*24 Dec 1905 He married Daisy Gertrude Woods at Texas on 24 Dec 1905 at age 20. 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Benjamin was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Whitson, Coryell Co., Texas.3 
Birth of Son13 Jan 1913 His son Benjamin Byron Culpepper Jr. was born on 13 Jan 1913 at McLennan Co., Texas.4,5 
Birth of Son14 Sep 1915 His son Pete Culpepper was born on 14 Sep 1915 at Coryell Co., Texas.4 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Benjamin was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.6 
Death of Father30 May 1928 His father Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr. died on 30 May 1928 at Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., Texas.7 
Death of Spouse16 Jan 1930 His wife Daisy Gertrude Woods died on 16 Jan 1930 at Coryell Co., Texas.8 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Benjamin was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.9 
Death*19 Nov 1938 He died at McLennan Co., Texas, on 19 Nov 1938 at age 53.10 
Burial*circa 21 Nov 1938 His body was interred circa 21 Nov 1938 at Eagle Springs Cemetery, Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., Texas.11 

Family

Daisy Gertrude Woods (1 Sep 1887 - 16 Jan 1930)
Marriage*24 Dec 1905 He married Daisy Gertrude Woods at Texas on 24 Dec 1905 at age 20. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Sampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Mar 2007

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. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 47, Sheet 3A, Pg 163, Pct 6, Gen.com Img 5, Coryell Co., TX
    Evan A. Culpepper, Head, M, Mar?-1855, 44, M, md-18, TX NX AL, Farmer
    Anna E. Culpepper, Wife, F, Sep-1862, 37, M, md-18, Ch 5/5, TX TN AL
    Julia Culpepper, Daughter, F, Apr?-1883, 17, S, TX TX TX
    Benjamine Culpepper, Son, M, Mar-1885, 15, S, TX TX TX, Farm Laborer
    Mamie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Dec-1889, 10, S, TX TX TX
    Margie Culpepper, Daughter, F, May-1892, 8, S, TX TX TX
    Frederick Culpepper, Son, M, Jun-1894, 5, S, TX TX TX.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 41, Sheet 14A, Pg 199A, Pct 6, Gen.com Img 27,Whitson, Coryell Co., TX
    B. B. Culpepper, Head, M, 25, M1, md-4 yrs, TX TX TX, Farmer
    Trudie Culpepper, Wife, F, 22, M1, ch 2/2, TX AR TX
    Anna D. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 2, S, TX TX TX
    Woodie L. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 1/12?, S, TX TX TX
    E. G. Howard, Hiredman, M, 19, S, TX TX TX, Laborer-Farm.
  4. 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
  5. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    B B Culpeper is the father of an infant born 13 Jan 1913 in McLennan Co., Texas.
  6. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, Sheet 8B, Pg 221, Pct. 6, Gatesville-Belton Rd., Coryell Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=Y
    Ben Culpepper, Head, M, 34, M, TX TX TX, Farmer
    Gertrude (Woods) Culpepper, Wife, F, 32, TX AR TX
    Annaday Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, S, TX TX TX
    Woodie L. Culpepper, Son, M, 9, S, TX TX TX
    Bryon Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, S, 7, TX TX TX
    Pete Culpepper, Son, M, 4, S, TX TX TX.
  7. Monyene Stearns and Pat Fehler, Deaths in Central Texas 1925-1934, .
    p. 28.
  8. Monyene Stearns and Pat Fehler, Deaths in Central Texas 1925-1934, .
    p. 49.
  9. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, page 7A, Whitson Road, Oglesby, Coryell Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Benjamin B. Culpepper, Head, M, 45, M, md @ 21, TX/TX/TX, Farmer
    Anna D. Culpepper, Dau, F, 22, S, TX/TX/TX
    Woodie L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 20, S, TX/TX/TX
    Byron Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, TX/TX/TX
    Pete Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, TX/TX/TX.
  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
    Ben B. Culpepper, McLennan Co., 19 Nov 1938, 51894.
  11. Tombstone.
    Eagle Springs Cemetery, Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., TX:
    Ben Culpepper, 12 Mar 1885 – 19 Nov 1938
    Trudie Culpepper, 12 Mar 1885 – 16 Jan 1930.