Richard Howard Culpepper1

Male, #4136, (16 Aug 1889 - 24 Mar 1948)
Father*Alfred Mickens Culpepper (8 Mar 1863 - 14 Aug 1925)
Mother*Julia A. Ellis (3 Apr 1856 - 29 Aug 1893)
Birth*16 Aug 1889 Richard was born at Kewanee, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 16 Aug 1889.2,3 
Death of Mother29 Aug 1893 His mother Julia A. Ellis died on 29 Aug 1893 at Sumter Co., Alabama.4 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Richard and Samuel was listed as a son in Alfred Mickens Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.5 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1910 at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.6 
Marriage*2 Jul 1910 He married Sallie Maude Sanders on 2 Jul 1910 at age 20. 
Birth of Son6 Jan 1913 His son Richard Adrian Culpepper was born on 6 Jan 1913 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.7 
Death of Spouse1 Jul 1914 His wife Sallie Maude Sanders died on 1 Jul 1914 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Mississippi, Cook Camp Util., Det O.MC.)2 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 Richard registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Richard was listed as a son in Alfred Mickens Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.8 
Death of Father14 Aug 1925 His father Alfred Mickens Culpepper died on 14 Aug 1925 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Richard was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.9 
Death*24 Mar 1948 He died at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 24 Mar 1948 at age 58.2 
Burial*circa 26 Mar 1948 His body was interred circa 26 Mar 1948 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama.2 

Family

Sallie Maude Sanders (4 Aug 1893 - 1 Jul 1914)
Marriage*2 Jul 1910 He married Sallie Maude Sanders on 2 Jul 1910 at age 20. 
Child
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
John Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. Levin E. Culpepper, The Descendants of Joseph Culpepper who died in 1816, in Jackson County, Georgia, P. O. Box 5511, Meridian, MS 39302-5511: Lauderdale County Dept. of Archives & History, 1990's.
  2. Sarah Mozingo, compiler, Choctaw County Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives, 1996.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~alchocta/cemeteriesindex.html
    Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Sumter Co., Alabama, near Choctaw County line.
    + Richard H. Culpepper, Aug. 16, 1889 - Mar. 24, 1948 (Mississippi, Cook Camp Util., Det O.MC, World War I)
    + Sallie Maude Sanders Culpepper, Aug. 4, 1893 - July 1, 1914.
  3. 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
    Richard H. Culpepper, Age 27, Kewanee, Lauderdale Co., MS Born 16 Aug 1889 in Kewanee, Lauderdale Co., MS, Farming for self at Kewanee, Lauderdale Co., MS. Dependents: 1 child. Single. White. Prior Military Service: None. Grounds for Exemption from Draft: None. /s/ Richard H. Culpepper, Medium height, Medium build, Gray eyes, Black hair, Not bald, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 in Culpepper Pct., Lauderdale Co., MS.
  4. Sarah Mozingo, compiler, Choctaw County Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives, 1996.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~alchocta/cemeteriesindex.html
    Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Sumter Co., Alabama, near Choctaw County line.
    + Alfred Mickens Culpepper, Mar. 8, 1863 - Aug. 14, 1925
    + Julia Ellis Culpepper, Apr. 3, 1856 - Aug. 29, 1893.
  5. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 27, Page 25B, Family 455, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale County, MS
    Alfred M. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, Mar 1863, 37, Wid-12yrs, ch 3/3, MS/GA/GA, Farmer
    Lizzie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Oct 1887, 12, S, MS/MS/MS
    Richard Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Aug 1889, 19, S, MS/MS/MS
    Sam Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Feb 1891, 8, S, MS/MS/MS.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 59, Sheet 7A, Family 123, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale County, MS
    Alfred M. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 47, M1, MS/GA/GA, Farmer-General Farm
    Lizzie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 22, S, MS/MS/MS
    Richard H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 20, S, MS/MS/MS, Laborer-Field Work
    Sam Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 19, S, MS/MS/MS, Laborer-Field Work.
  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. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 62, Page 10B, Lines 80-83, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., MS (28 Jan 1920)
    Albert M. Culpeper, Head, M, Wh, 56, wd, MS/AL/AL owns farm
    Elizabeth Culpeper, Dau, F, Wh, 32,sng, MS/MS/AL
    Richard H. Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 30, sng, MS/MS/AL.
  9. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38-27, Page 19A, Beat 5, Georgia Road, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Rent Farm, Radio=N
    Richard Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 40, Wid, MS/MS/AL, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=N
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Sister, F, Wh, 42, sng, MS/AL/AL.