Thomas Culpepper Jr., of Dare Co. NC

Male, #45063, (circa 1843 - )
Father*Thomas Culpepper of Dare Co., NC (s 1820 - bt 1845 - 1850)
Birth*circa 1843 Thomas was born at North Carolina circa 1843. 
1850 Census*1 Jun 1850 Thomas listed as a household member on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Pasquotank Co., North Carolina.1 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1861 and 1865

     Thomas resided in Currituck Co., NC where he worked as a fisherman. He enlisted there on 6 Aug 1861 at age 18 as a Private in B Co. of the 8th Inf Reg. NC. 
Marriage*circa 1868 He married Frances (?) at Dare Co., North Carolina, circa 1868. 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Nags Head, Dare Co., North Carolina.2 
Birth of Son28 Nov 1872 His son John Edward Culpepper was born on 28 Nov 1872 at North Carolina.3 
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Nags Head, Dare Co., North Carolina.4 
Marriage*24 Dec 1886 He married Emma Alice Hill at Nags Head, Dare Co., North Carolina, on 24 Dec 1886. By B. F. Meekins, J. P. 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Nags Head, Dare Co., North Carolina.5 
Research note* Thomas Culpepper (born c 1843) was living next door to John E. Culpepper in 1900, and Thomas is presumed to have been John's father. Proof is lacking. John's marriage record to Alice Hill in 1886 lists his father as Thomas Culpepper and his mother as unknown. If you can better identify any of the members of this family, please contact Lew Griffin.6 

Family 1

Frances (?) (circa 1843 - )
Marriage*circa 1868 He married Frances (?) at Dare Co., North Carolina, circa 1868. 
Children

Family 2

Emma Alice Hill (6 Jun 1871 - 15 Nov 1941)
Marriage*24 Dec 1886 He married Emma Alice Hill at Nags Head, Dare Co., North Carolina, on 24 Dec 1886. By B. F. Meekins, J. P. 
Child
ChartsOrphan / Thomas Culpepper of Dare Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 350A, Lines 18-22, Pasquotank Co., NC (12 Sep 1850)
    Jos. Langley, 20, M, Wh, Occ?, France
    Anso Langley, 23, F, Wh, NC
    Charlotte Lutts, 38, F, Wh, NC
    James Lutts, 20, M, Wh, Occ?, NC
    Thos. Culpepper, 6, M, Wh, NC.
  2. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 323A, Lines 18-21, Nags Head, Dare Co., NC (8 Aug 1870)
    Margaret Leach, 39, F, Wh, Keeping House, NC
    Ettabell Leach, 9, F, Wh, At home, NC
    Thomas Culpeper, 26, M, Wh, Sailor, NC
    Frances Culpeper, 26, F, Wh, Domestic Servant, NC.
  3. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    John Edward Culpepper of Nags Head, Dare Co., NC, age 45, born 28 Nov 1872, White, Fisherman, Nearest relative is Mrs. Alwilda Culpepper of Nags Head. Tall height, slender build, blue eyes, and light hair. Registered 12 Sep 1918 in Manteo, Dare Co., NC.
  4. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 102B, Nags Head, Dare Co., NC
    Thomas Culpepper, Self, M, sng, Wh, 35, Fisherman, NC/NC/NC.
  5. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 40, Sheet 17B, Lines 1-2, Nags Head, Dare Co., NC (20 Jun 1900)
    Thomas Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, May 1846, 54, Div, NC/NC/NC, Fisherman
    Lillian Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, Feb 1890, 10, sng, NC/NC/NC
    (Lillian was reported in the households of both her father and her mother, but with birthdates one year different).
  6. Lewis W. Griffin Jr. (#47), e-mail address.