Ervin Austin Culpepper1,2

Male, #46893, (26 Jan 1924 - 19 Jan 1975)
Father*Edward St. Clair Culpepper Jr. of Barbados & NY1 (15 Nov 1889 - May 1965)
Mother*Anna Viola Butler1 (c Dec 1893 - )
African* He was an African-American. 
Birth*26 Jan 1924 He was born on 26 Jan 1924 at New York.1,3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 St., David, Ervin and Julian was listed as a son in Edward St. Clair Culpepper Jr. of Barbados & NY's household on the 1930 Census at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in New York.3 
Residence*Feb 1943 Ervin resided at Kings Co., New York, in Feb 1943. (US Army.)4 
World War II*between 1943 and 1946 He enlisted in New York City, New York Co., New York, and served in World War II between 1943 and 1946
(T5 in the US Army.)5,4 
Marriage*say 1946 He married Gwendolyn D. Ewan say 1946.2 
Death of FatherMay 1965 His father Edward St. Clair Culpepper Jr. of Barbados & NY died in May 1965 at New York City, New York Co., New York
Death*19 Jan 1975 He died at New York City, New York Co., New York, on 19 Jan 1975 at age 50.3,2 
Burial*24 Jan 1975 His body was interred on 24 Jan 1975 at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, Nassau Co., New York.5 


Gwendolyn D. Ewan (9 Mar 1927 - 28 Oct 2006)
Marriage*say 1946 He married Gwendolyn D. Ewan say 1946.2 
ChartsOrphan / Edward Culpepper of Barbados & New York: Descendant Chart
Last Edited14 Jul 2010


  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    604 Warren Street, Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, ED 1071, Page 9B
    Home=$4000, Radio=N, Farm=N (Black)
    Sinclair Culpepper, Head, 40, md @ 25, BWI/BWI/BWI, Laborer in Laundry
    Annie Culpepper, Wife, 32, md @ 17, BWI/BWI/BWI, Domestic Housework
    David Culpepper, Son, 11, BWI/BWI/BWI
    Viola Culpepper, Daughter, 8, NY/BWI/BWI
    Austin Culpepper, Son, 5, NY/BWI/BWI
    Julian Culpepper, Son, 4, NY/BWI/BWI.
  2. E-mail written 2006-2007 to Warren L. Culpepper and Lew Griffin from Kaaren L. Culpepper-Brown (#54757), e-mail address.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at, 2005.
    Ervin A Culpepper, Black, Single, born 1924 in New York, residing in Kings Co., New York, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 11 Feb 1943 in New York City, New York.
  5. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at, 2006.
    Ervin A. Culpepper, 26 Jan 1924 - 19 Jan 1975, Served 18 Feb 1943 to 28 Jan 1946 as T5 in the US Army, Interred 24 Jan 1975 in Long Island National Cemetery, Section 3b, Site 723a.