James Luther Culpepper
Male, #4467, (24 Dec 1916 - 22 Mar 1986)
|Birth*||24 Dec 1916 ||James was born at Jackson Parish, Louisiana, on 24 Dec 1916.1,2 |
|1930 Census||1 Apr 1930 ||Charlie, Benjamin, Shelby, James and Robert was listed as a son in Whit Malory Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Jackson Parish, Louisiana.3 |
|SSN*||between 1936 and 1950 ||His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.2 |
|World War II*||between 1939 and 1942 ||He served in World War II between 1939 and 1942|
(He enlisted in the US Navy on 24 Jan 1939 and was assigned to the USS Yorkton (CV-5), an aircraft carrier, on 18 Apr 1939. He was a Seaman 1C on 5 Jun 1942 when the Yorktown was sunk in the Pacific during the Battle of Midway. He survived the sinking, and on 16 Jun 1942 he was transferred to Pearl Harbor and his subsequent service, if any, is unknown. See Wikipedia article on the Yorkton and its service: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Yorktown_(CV-5).)4
|Marriage*||6 Dec 1946 ||He married Sarah Susan Arliunas on 6 Dec 1946 at age 29.1 |
|Divorce*||1949 ||He and Sarah Susan Arliunas were divorced in 1949.1 |
|Death of Father||10 Mar 1952 ||His father Whit Malory Culpepper died on 10 Mar 1952 at Jonesboro, Jackson Parish, Louisiana. |
|Death of Mother||6 Jun 1961 ||His mother Cynthia Ann Avery died on 6 Jun 1961.5 |
|Death*||22 Mar 1986 ||He died at Oak Grove, West Carroll Parish, Louisiana, on 22 Mar 1986 at age 69.2,1 |
- E-mail from Sue Culpepper Withers to Warren Culpepper, 15 Feb 2003.
- U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
- 1930 Federal Census, United States.
ED 25-15, Sheet #3-A, Page 142, Line 20, Chatham/Jonesboro Rd., Ward 7, Jackson Parish, LA
Home owned, Value=blank, Radio=blank, Farm=Yes
Whit M. Culpepper, Head, M, 64, M, md@22, GA/GA/GA, Farmer, Farming, Vet=No
Cynthia Culpepper, Wife, F, 48, M. md@23, LA/GA/LA, Not employed
Edell Culpepper, Dau, F, 23, LA/GA/LA, Saleslady, Variety Store
Arbrey Culpepper, Son, M, 21, LA/GA/LA, Laborer, Farming
Bennie Culpepper, Son, M, 18, LA/GA/LA, Laborer, Farming
Shelby Culpepper, Son, M, 17, LA/GA/LA
Katie Culpepper, Dau, F, 15, LA/GA/LA
Luther Culpepper, Son, M, 13, LA/GA/LA
Jenie Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, LA/GA/LA
Maggie Culpepper, Dau, F, 9, LA/GA/LA
Maloy Culpepper, Son, M, 7, LA/GA/LA
Dow L. Avery, Father-in-law, M, 82, Wid, GA/GA/GA, Retired.
- Bureau of Naval Personnel, compiler, WW-II US Navy Aircraft Carrier Muster Rolls, 1939-1949, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2007.
- E-mail written Feb 2003 to Warren Culpepper from Sue Culpepper Withers (#47205), e-mail address.