Pleasant T. Culpepper

Male, #4243, (12 Nov 1872 - 7 Dec 1906)
Father*Benjamin Franklin Culpepper (Nov 1850 - 20 Jul 1926)
Mother*Sarah Ann Blackwell (c 1853 - b 1900)
Nickname  Pleasant T. Culpepper also went by the name of Pleas. 
Birth*12 Nov 1872 Pleasant was born at Arkansas on 12 Nov 1872. 
Marriage*circa 1901 He married Virginia Sanders at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, circa 1901.1 
Birth of Son19 May 1906 His son Jefferson Davis Culpepper was born on 19 May 1906 at Jefferson Co., Arkansas
Death*7 Dec 1906 He died at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 7 Dec 1906 at age 34.2 
Burial*circa 9 Dec 1906 His body was interred circa 9 Dec 1906 at Culpepper Cemetery, Cleveland Co., Arkansas
Biography* Arkansas Gazette: PLEAS CULPEPPER DEAD -- Had Been Prominent in Politics of Jefferson County for Years -- Special to the Gazette. Pine Bluff, Dec. 8 - Justice of the Peace Pleas Culpepper of this city died last night. Judge Culpepper has been in ill health for some time and during the past summer made a trip to the gulf in a vain effort to regain his health. Judge Culpepper died at the family residence, 1011 Mulberry, and the remains were taken this morning to his old home at Kedron. Judge Culpepper had been closely identified with Jefferson county politics. He held the position of deputy sheriff during the administration of Mayor McCay. He was recently appointed justice of the peace by Gov. Davis and was later elected to the same position. He was 34 years old and leaves a wife and one child. 


Virginia Sanders (2 Aug 1880 - 25 Dec 1934)
Marriage*circa 1901 He married Virginia Sanders at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, circa 1901.1 
ChartsSampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited8 Feb 2010


  1. Book I, p. 334.
  2. Arkansas Biographical Card File Index, 1819-1950, LDS Film 1926895.
    Arkansas Gazette, 9 Dec 1906, Section 1, p. 2, col. 2, was a Justice of the Peace in Pine Bluff.