Geneva Culpepper

Female, #43736, (circa Mar 1880 - Mar 1954)
Father*P. S. H. Culpepper (c 1855 - )
Mother*Charity (?) (c 1860 - )
African* She was an African-American. 
Birth*circa Mar 1880 Geneva was born at Jackson Parish, Louisiana, circa Mar 1880. 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Geneva was listed as a daughter in P. S. H. Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Jackson Parish, Louisiana.1 
Married Namecirca 1896  As of circa 1896, her married name was Kelley.2 
Marriage*circa 1896 She married Robert Kelley circa 1896. Robert and Geneva had eight children.2,3 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Geneva was listed as Robert Kelley's wife on the 1900 Census at Wharton Co., Texas.2 
Married Namesay 1911  As of say 1911, her married name was McDonald.3 
Marriage*say 1911 She married Edward McDonald say 1911. Edward and Geneva had eight children.3 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Geneva was listed as Edward McDonald's wife on the 1920 Census at Shahan, Wagoner Co., Oklahoma.4 
Photographed*say 1940 She was photographed say 1940
From Tonya Sanders:
Here is the picture of great great grandmother Geneva Culpepper/Kelley. .... If you have additional informaton, please inform me where I can learn more about the family lineage. Do you have any pictures of great great grandfather Robert Kelley or his siblings?5,6
Geneva (Culpepper) Kelley
Death*Mar 1954 She died at Coweta, Wagoner Co., Oklahoma, in Mar 1954.3 

Family 1

Robert Kelley (circa 1877 - )
Marriage*circa 1896 She married Robert Kelley circa 1896. Robert and Geneva had eight children.2,3 

Family 2

Edward McDonald (say 1877 - )
Marriage*say 1911 She married Edward McDonald say 1911. Edward and Geneva had eight children.3 
Last Edited28 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    4th Ward, Page 185B, Jackson Parish, LA
    P. S. H. Culpepper, Self, M, M, B, 24, LA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Charity Culpepper, Wife, F, M, B, 19, LA/GA/GA
    Geneva Culpepper, Dau, F, S, B, 2M, LA/LA/LA
    Amos West, Other, M, S, B, 9, LA/LA/LA, Nurse.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    Justice Precinct 1, Wharton, Texas; Roll: T623 1678; Page: 22A; Enumeration District: 54
    Robert Kelley, Head, Black, M, Dec 1897, 22, md 4 yrs, LA/LA/LA, Farmer
    Geneva Kelley, Wife, Black, F, Mar 1880, 20, md 4 yrs, ch 3/1, LA/LA/LA
    Sisana Kelley, Daughter, Black, F, Apr 1898, 2, sng, TX/LA/LA
    Shuba Kelley, Brother, Black, M, May 1882, 18, sng, LA/LA/LA
    Doe Kelley, Brother, Black, M, Dec 1886, 13, sng, LA/LA/LA
    Ocbe Lee Kelley, Brother, Black, M, May 1880, 20, sng, LA/LA/LA.
  3. E-mail written July 2007 to Warren Culpepper from Geneva Barnes (g/d of #43736), e-mail address.
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    Shahan, Wagoner, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1483; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 183; Image: 372
    Edward McDonald 32
    Geneva McDonald 39
    Eva McDonald 3 8/12
    Addie Kelly 16
    Denie Kelly 12
    Duglas Kelly 14.
  5. Warren L. Culpepper (#1942), Former publisher of Culpepper Connections, e-mail address.
    courtesy of Tonya Sanders.
  6. E-mail written Dec 2009 to Warren L. Culpepper from Tonya Sanders, e-mail address.