William Lawrence Culpepper

Male, #4204, (18 Dec 1880 - 19 Aug 1937)
Father*John L. Culpepper (Dec 1847 - 16 Nov 1913)
Mother*Mary E. Tolson (c 1843 - )
Name Variation He was also known as William Laurence Culpepper.1 
Birth*18 Dec 1880 William was born at Cleveland Co., Arkansas, on 18 Dec 1880.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1901 He married Ollie McLeod circa 1901.3 
Birth of Son3 Sep 1909 His son William Lawrence Culpepper Jr. was born on 3 Sep 1909 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.4 
Death of Son3 Apr 1910 His son William Lawrence Culpepper Jr. died on 3 Apr 1910 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.4 
Death of Father16 Nov 1913 His father John L. Culpepper died on 16 Nov 1913 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.5,6 
City Directory*1917 He and Joseph Wilson Culpepper were listed in the 1917 city directory for Houston, Harris Co., Texas. J. W. and W. L. Culpepper, Furniture, Stoves, Ranges, Rugs and Hardware, Culpepper Furniture Co., Business: 1204-1208 Congress Ave; Warehouse: 610 Girard, Telephone: PR 2885.7 
City Directory*1917 He and Mary E. Tolson were listed in the 1917 city directory for Houston, Harris Co., Texas.7 
WWI Draft Reg*12 Sep 1918 William registered for the WW-I draft, naming Ollie Culpepper as his nearest relative, on 12 Sep 1918 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.1 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.3 
Photographed*circa 1925 He was photographed circa 1925 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.8
William Lawrence Culpepper
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.9 
Death*19 Aug 1937 He died at Houston, Harris Co., Texas, on 19 Aug 1937 at age 56.2 

Family

Ollie McLeod (17 Dec 1881 - 1 Dec 1952)
Marriage*circa 1901 He married Ollie McLeod circa 1901.3 
Children
ChartsSampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited29 Jun 2018

Citations

  1. 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.
  2. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Memorial ID 133468425.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 30, Sheet 92A, Pg 51, Pct 1, Harris Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=N
    William Culpepper, Head, M, 39, M, TX TX TX, Furniture Dealer
    Ollie Culpepper, Wife, F, 38, M, TX TX TX
    Marie Culpepper, Dau, F, 14, S, TX TX TX
    Verner Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, S, TX TX TX
    William Culpepper, Son, M, 10, S, TX TX TX
    Norma Culpepper, Dau, F, 3, S, TX TX TX
    Ruby Culpepper, Dau, F, 16, S, TX TX TX.
  4. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Memorial ID 133468638.
  5. 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.
  6. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Memorial ID 133468852.
  7. Polk's City Directory, Houston, TX, 1917.
  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. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 169, Sheet 20A, Pg 20, Pct. 3, 521 E. Hunnicut St., Goose Creek, Harris Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=N, Military=N
    L. William Culpepper, Head, M, 49, M, md@20, AR US US, Furniture Dealer
    Olie Culpepper, Wife, F, 48, M, md@19, AR GA AR
    Naomi Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, TX AR AR.