Gideon Alston Culpepper1

Male, #45618, (12 Dec 1918 - 17 Apr 1998)
Father*William Louis Culpepper1 (6 May 1884 - a 1930)
Mother*Susan Bonnier1 (c 1884 - 1973)
Birth*12 Dec 1918 He was born on 12 Dec 1918 at Denver, Denver Co., Colorado.1,2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Gideon was listed as a son in William Louis Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Denver, Denver Co., Colorado.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Gideon was listed as a nephew in Edith M. Heep's household on the 1930 Census at Denver, Denver Co., Colorado.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Colorado.2 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Army.)5 
Marriage*say 1946 He married Joyce L. Powell say 1946.1 
Biography*1971 Gideon Alston Culpepper appears in American Men & Women of Science: A biographical directory of leaders in physical, biological, and related sciences.
12th edition, Physical & Biological Sciences. Seven volumes. New York: R.R. Bowker Co., 1971-1973.
13th edition, Physical & Biological Sciences. Seven volumes. New York: R.R. Bowker Co., 1976.
14th edition. Eight volumes. New York: R.R. Bowker Co., 1979. 
Death of Mother1973 His mother Susan Bonnier died in 1973 at Las Cruces, Dona Ana Co., New Mexico.1 
Death of Spouse25 Oct 1995 His wife Joyce L. Powell died on 25 Oct 1995.1 
Death*17 Apr 1998 He died at Las Cruces, Dona Ana Co., New Mexico, on 17 Apr 1998 at age 79.1,2 

Family

Joyce L. Powell (18 Jan 1924 - 25 Oct 1995)
Marriage*say 1946 He married Joyce L. Powell say 1946.1 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited26 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2002, 2010 to Culpepper Connections from Catherine 'Cate' Culpepper Klancy (#45620), e-mail address (Oct 2010).
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 21, Page 3B, Lines 91-95, 2510 Yates St, Denver, Denver Co., CO, 6 Jan 1920
    Wm L. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 35, md, MS/VA/MS, RR Conductor
    Susan B. Culpepper, wife, F, Wh, 37, md, NE/Sweden/Sweden
    Gideon Culpepper, son, M, Wh, 1 1/12, sng, CO/MS/NE
    Edith M. Heep, sister-in-law, F Wh, 38, div, NE/Sweden/Sweden, Restaurant keeper
    John J. Heep, nephew, M, Wh, 14, sng, CO/IA/NE.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 16-222, Sheet #14-A, Page 134, Line 8, 2621 Yates St., Denver, Denver Co., CO, 9 Apr 1930
    Home owner, Value=$4500, Radio=Yes, Farm=No
    Edith Heep, Head, F, Wh, 49, div, NE/Sweden/Sweden, Not employed
    John Heep, Son, M, Wh, 25, sng, CO/IA/NE, Laborer/Filling Station
    Fred Culpepper, Bro-in-law, M, 43, M, md@33, TN/U.S./U.S., Switchman, RR, Vet=No
    Bonnie Culpepper, Sister, F, 45, M, md@34, NE/Sweden/Sweden, Stenographer
    Gideon Culpepper, Nephew, M, 10, CO/TN/NE.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Gideon A Culpepper, White, Single, born 1918, Enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 24 Feb 1942.