Edward Leroy William Culpepper1

Male, #4656, (14 Dec 1891 - )
Father*Charles T. Culpepper (Aug 1859 - 5 Feb 1936)
Mother*Louella Jane Rippy (4 Nov 1868 - 23 Sep 1972)
Name Variation He was also known as Edward Howard R. 
Birth*14 Dec 1891 Edward was born at Alvarado, Johnson Co., Texas, on 14 Dec 1891.1 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Edward, Herman and John was listed as a son in Charles T. Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Johnson Co., Texas.2 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Orange, Orange Co., Texas.1 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served between 1917 and 1918.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 John and Edward was listed as a son in Charles T. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Orange, Orange Co., Texas.4 
Marriage*29 Sep 1921 He married Maude Trammell on 29 Sep 1921 at age 29.5 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Edward was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Port Arthur, Jefferson Co., Texas.3 


Maude Trammell (circa 1896 - )
Marriage*29 Sep 1921 He married Maude Trammell on 29 Sep 1921 at age 29.5 
ChartsOrphan / Allison Culpepper of Webster Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008


  1. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Edward Leroy William Culpepper, 25, Orange, TX, born 14 Dec 1892 (sic) in Alvarado, Texas; Works as a ?? in Shreveport, Louisiana. Single, Caucasian, Claims exemption from service based on asthmatic condition; Tall height, slender build, gray eyes, light brown hair, not bald, no disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 in Orange, Texas.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, Sheet 14A, Pg 256, Pct 5, Gen.com Img 27, Johnson Co., TX
    Charlie J. Culpepper, Head, M, Aug-1859, 40, md-9 yrs, GA GA GA, Farmer
    Luella J. Culpepper, Wife, F, Nov-1869, 30, md-9 yrs, Ch 4/3, GA GA GA
    Howard R. W. Culpepper, Son, M, Dec-1891, 8, S, TX GA GA
    Mack Culpepper, Son, M, Feb-1893, 7, S, TX GA GA
    Johnnie Culpepper, Son, M, Sep-1896, 3, S, TX GA GA
    John F. Culpepper, Brother, M, May-1854, 46, S, GA GA GA, Farmer.
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 46, Sheet 23 A&B, Pg 23 A&B, 3rd Street, Port Arthur, Jefferson Co., TX
    Own=$1000, Radio=N, Farm=N, Military=WW (ID: 4656)v
    Edward L. Culpepper, Head, M, 39, M, md@30, TX GA GA, Electrician-Power Plant
    M. Maud Culpepper, Wife, F, 33, Md@24, TX TX TX
    Dorothy L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 7, S, TX GA TX
    Edna L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 5, S, TX GA TX.
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 146, Sheet 4A, Pg 141, Pct. 1, 602 Fourth St., Orange, Orange Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=N
    Charlie T. Culpepper, Head, M, 60, M, GA GA GA, Carpenter-Ship
    Ella Culpepper, Wife, F, 50, M, GA GA GA
    Edward Culpepper, Son, M, 28, S, TX GA GA, Carpenter-Ship
    John Culpepper, M, 23, S, TX GA GA, Carpenter-Ship.
  5. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Edward Culpepper and Miss Maude Trammell, 29 Sep 1921, Orange Co., TX, Book 7, p.601.