Julia Tabitha Culpepper1

Female, #4389, (10 Apr 1883 - 25 Feb 1933)
Father*Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr. (6 May 1856 - 30 May 1928)
Mother*Anna Eliza Grimes (14 Sep 1862 - 11 Sep 1953)
Birth*10 Apr 1883 Julia was born at Texas on 10 Apr 1883. 
Photographed1890 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph in 1890 at Coryell Co., Texas,
Evan Jr. holding Mamie; his wife Anna Grimes also seated; standing are Benjamin Byron and Julia Tabitha.1
Evan A. Culpepper Jr. family
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Julia, Mamie and Margie was listed as a daughter in Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Coryell Co., Texas.2 
Marriage*2 Jun 1901 She married Rev. Parkey P. Lewis at Texas on 2 Jun 1901 at age 18. 
Married Name2 Jun 1901  As of 2 Jun 1901, her married name was Lewis. 
Birth of Soncirca 1908 Her son Marshall Lewis was born circa 1908 at Texas.3 
Birth of Soncirca 1912 Her son John E. Lewis was born circa 1912 at Texas.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Julia was listed as Rev. Parkey P. Lewis's wife on the 1920 Census at Orange Co., Texas.3 
Death of Father30 May 1928 Her father Evan Alexander Culpepper Jr. died on 30 May 1928 at Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., Texas.4 
Death*25 Feb 1933 She died on 25 Feb 1933 at age 49. 
Burial*circa 27 Feb 1933 Her body was interred circa 27 Feb 1933 at Eagle Springs Cemetery, Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., Texas.5 
Biography* Julia Glover Dickey wrote on 4 Dec 2006: "Rotha Lewis was named after a person in a book my grandmother was reading according to my mother Anna Parks Lewis. As a child we visited the farm of my great grandmother and knew Freddie and Marge who were old maid aunts. Aunt Mamie, the other sister, lived in Waco and we knew her also."6 


Rev. Parkey P. Lewis (1880 - 1948)
Marriage*2 Jun 1901 She married Rev. Parkey P. Lewis at Texas on 2 Jun 1901 at age 18. 
ChartsSampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Mar 2007


  1. E-mail written 2001-2007 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from Rebecca Lucille 'Becky' Shuptrine Ivey (Mrs. Evan A. Culpepper IV) (#4380), Decatur, TX 940-627-6899, e-mail address.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 47, Sheet 3A, Pg 163, Pct 6, Gen.com Img 5, Coryell Co., TX
    Evan A. Culpepper, Head, M, Mar?-1855, 44, M, md-18, TX NX AL, Farmer
    Anna E. Culpepper, Wife, F, Sep-1862, 37, M, md-18, Ch 5/5, TX TN AL
    Julia Culpepper, Daughter, F, Apr?-1883, 17, S, TX TX TX
    Benjamine Culpepper, Son, M, Mar-1885, 15, S, TX TX TX, Farm Laborer
    Mamie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Dec-1889, 10, S, TX TX TX
    Margie Culpepper, Daughter, F, May-1892, 8, S, TX TX TX
    Frederick Culpepper, Son, M, Jun-1894, 5, S, TX TX TX.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 150, Sheet 7B, Pg 239, Pct. 2, Houston Ave., Orange Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=N
    P. Phillip Lewis, Head, M, 39, M, TX TX TX, Minister-Gospel
    Tabitha (Culpepper) Lewis, Wife, F, 36, M, TX TX TX
    Ruthe Lewis, Dau, F, 17, S, TX TX TX
    Anna P. Lewis, Dau, F, 13, S, TX TX TX
    Marshall Lewis, Son, M, 11, S, TX TX TX
    John E. Lewis, Son, M, 7, S, TX TX TX
    Freddie Culpepper, Sister-in-Law, F, 25, S, TX TX TX.
  4. Monyene Stearns and Pat Fehler, Deaths in Central Texas 1925-1934, .
    p. 28.
  5. Tombstone.
    Eagle Springs Cemetery, Eagle Springs, Coryell Co., TX:
    Rev. P. P. Lewis, 1880 – 1948
    Julia Tabitha Culpepper Lewis, 1883 – 1933.
  6. E-mail written Dec 2006 to Warren Culpepper from Julia Glover Dickey (d/o #49164), e-mail address.