Joseph Homer Culpepper

Male, #4208, (22 Feb 1898 - 1 Jun 1952)
Father*Cary Pleasant Culpepper (28 Jul 1870 - 27 Jul 1905)
Mother*Maggie Minerva Wood (18 Feb 1876 - 10 Feb 1952)
Birth*22 Feb 1898 Joseph was born at Arkansas on 22 Feb 1898. 
Census*1900 He was listed as a resident in the census report at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, in 1900. 
Death of Father27 Jul 1905 His father Cary Pleasant Culpepper died on 27 Jul 1905 at Lonoke Co., Arkansas.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 John, Joseph, Lawrence and Carrol was listed as a son in Maggie Minerva Wood's household on the 1910 Census at Gum Woods, Lonoke Co., Arkansas.2 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Entered service at Pine Bluff, AR on 15 October 1917, age 24 and two months.)3 
Marriage*circa 1918 He married Carrie (?) at Arkansas circa 1918.4 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas.4 
Death of Mother10 Feb 1952 His mother Maggie Minerva Wood died on 10 Feb 1952 at Baytown, Harris Co., Texas
Death*1 Jun 1952 He died at Kern Co., California, on 1 Jun 1952 at age 54.5 


Carrie (?) (circa 1902 - )
Marriage*circa 1918 He married Carrie (?) at Arkansas circa 1918.4 
ChartsSampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited13 Mar 2011


  1. Find a Grave (online database)
    Memorial ID 47133680.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14, Sheet 33B, Pg 135B, Gum Woods, Loanoke Co., AR (28 Apr 1910)
    Maggie Culpepper, Head, F, W, 38, WD, Ch 6/6, AR AL AR, Operator-__Farm?
    Cleveland Culpepper, Son, M, W, 17, S, AR AL AR
    Eva Culpepper, Dau, F, W, 15, S, AR AL AR
    Ola Culpepper, Dau, 14, S, AR AR AR
    Homer Culpepper, Son, M, W, 12, S, AR AR AR
    Lawrence Culpepper, Son, M, W, 10, S, AR AR AR
    Carrol Culpepper, Son, M, W, 6, S, AR AR AR.
  3. Desmond Walls Allen, compiler, Index to Arkansas' World War I Soldiers, Volume 1, Surnames A-C, Conway, AR: Arkansas Research, Inc., 2002.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 60-61, Sheet #6-A, Page 74, 1402 E. Washington, North Little Rock, Pulaski Co., AR
    Rooming House owned by Elizabeth Brooks
    Homer Culpepper, Roomer, M, 30, M, md@21, AR/AR/AR, Ice Deliveryman, Vet=No
    Carrie Culpepper, Roomer, F, 27, M, md@16, AR/AR/AR, Not employed
    Buford Culpepper, Roomer, M, 4, S, AR/AR/AR.
  5. State of California Department of Health Services / Center for Health Statistics, compiler, California Death Index, 1940-1997, Online database at, 2000.