John Wailes Culpepper1

Male, #4509, (27 Nov 1896 - 29 Oct 1953)
Father*Mallory Baskin Culpepper M.D. (23 Sep 1870 - 13 Oct 1944)
Mother*Mary Foster Wailes (19 Jun 1869 - 15 Nov 1933)
Birth*27 Nov 1896 John was born at Hoods Mill, Jackson Parish, Louisiana, on 27 Nov 1896.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 John, Charles, Robert and Albert was listed as a son in Mallory Baskin Culpepper M.D.'s household on the 1910 Census at Dayton, Eddy Co., New Mexico.2 
World War I*between 1918 and 1919 He served in Private in the US Army between 1918 and 1919.3,4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 John, Charles, Robert and Albert was listed as a son in Mallory Baskin Culpepper M.D.'s household on the 1920 Census at Carlsbad, Eddy Co., New Mexico.5 
Marriage*3 Jun 1922 He married Letha May Kroeger at El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas, on 3 Jun 1922 at age 25. 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Carlsbad, Eddy Co., New Mexico.3 
Death of Mother15 Nov 1933 His mother Mary Foster Wailes died on 15 Nov 1933 at Carlsbad, Eddy Co., New Mexico.6 
Death of Father13 Oct 1944 His father Mallory Baskin Culpepper M.D. died on 13 Oct 1944 at Lubbock Co., Texas.7 
Death*29 Oct 1953 He died at Santa Fe, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, on 29 Oct 1953 at age 56.4 
Burial*30 Oct 1953 His body was interred on 30 Oct 1953 at Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico.4 

Family

Letha May Kroeger (15 Apr 1899 - 9 Sep 1982)
Marriage*3 Jun 1922 He married Letha May Kroeger at El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas, on 3 Jun 1922 at age 25. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Sampson Culpepper of Wilkinson Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. Arizona Vital Statistics Online, Arizona Department of Health Services, Phoenix.
    http://genealogy.az.gov/
    Birth Certificate: Johnnie Lee Culpepper, Female, born 14 Aug 1924 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Parents residing at 721 East Portland, Phoenix, Maricopa Co., AZ:
    - John Wailes Culpepper, White, age 27, born in Hoods Mills, LA; Construction foreman; and
    - Letha May Kroeger, White, age 25, born in Carlsbad, NM; Housewife.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 79, Sheet 2B, Line 12, Precinct 7, Dayton, Eddy Co., NM
    Owns Home, Mortgaged
    Mallory B. Culpepper, Head, M, 39, Md1-14 yrs, LA/GA/GA, Physician
    Mary F. Culpepper, Wife, F, 40, Md1-14 yrs, LA/LA/MS
    John W. Culpepper, Son, M, 13, Sng, LA/LA/LA, Laborer
    Charles C. Culpepper, Son, M, 11, Sng, LA/LA/LA
    Robert D. Culpepper, Son, M, 9, Sng, LA/LA/LA
    Mary M. Culpepper, Dau, F, 17, Sng, LA/LA/LA, Stenographer, Private
    Albert L. Culpepper, Son, M, 18, Sng, LA/LA/LA
    Albert M. Wailes, Brother-in-law, M, 39, Sng, LA/LA/MS, Invalid
    Lizzie B. Wailes, Sister-in-law, F, 37, Sng, LA/LA/MS, Teacher
    Francis O. Wailes, Sister-in-law, F, 34, Sng, LA/LA/MS, Teacher.
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED8-1, Sheet #24-B, Line 62, Carlsbad, Eddy, NM
    Home owned, Value=$6500, Radio=Yes, Farm=N
    J. Wailes Culpepper, Head, M, 32, M, md@24, LA/LA/LA, Roofing Contractor, Vet=WW
    Letha Culpepper, Wife, F, 31, M, md@23, NM/Germany/TX, Not employed
    Johnnie L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 5, AZ/LA/NM
    Mary S. Culpepper, Dau, F, 11 mos, NM/LA/NM.
  4. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    John Wailes Culpepper, 27 Nov 1896 - 29 Oct 1953, Served 5 Aug 1918 to 13 Aug 1919 as Private in the US Army, Interred 30 Oct 1953 in Santa Fe National Cemetery, Section V, Site 523
    Lee M. Culpepper, 15 Apr 1899 - 9 Sep 1982, Wife of John Wailes Culpepper, Interred 13 Sep 1982 in Santa Fe National Cemetery, Section V, Site 524.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, Sheet 19A, Line 12, Precinct 1, Rio Vista St., Carlsbad, Eddy Co., NM
    Owns Home, Mortgaged
    Mallory B. Culpepper, Head, M, 49, Md, LA/LA/LA, Physician
    Mary F. Culpepper, Wife, F, 50, Md, LA/MS/LA
    John W. Culpepper, Son, M, 23, Sng, LA/LA/LA, Laborer
    Charles C. Culpepper, Son, M, 20, Sng, LA/LA/LA
    Robert A. Culpepper, Son, M, 18, Sng, LA/LA/LA
    Mary M. Culpepper, Dau, F, 17, Sng, LA/LA/LA, Stenographer, Private
    Albert L. Culpepper, Son, M, 18, Sng, LA/LA/LA.
  6. Carlsbad Municipal Cemetery Records, Eddy County, New Mexico/Interments
    .
    Name Div Blk Row Lot Sp
    1933 Culpepper, Mary L B 5 11 1
    10-13-1944 Culpepper, Mallory Baskin B 5 12 5
    01-25-1970 Culpepper, Frances B 5 12 4
    10-30-1972 Culpepper, Roberts B. I=i 42 25.
  7. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Mallory B. Cullpepper, died 13 Oct 1944 in Lubbock Co., TX.