Preston Edward Culpepper1,2

Male, #46896, (20 Jan 1913 - 17 Feb 1971)
Father*Sydney Alfonso Culpepper Sr.1 (18 Apr 1888 - Oct 1964)
Mother*Miriam (?) of Barbados & NY1 (17 Jul 1888 - Aug 1967)
African* He was an African-American. 
Birth*20 Jan 1913 He was born on 20 Jan 1913 at New York.1,3,2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Preston and Sydney was listed as a son in Sydney Alfonso Culpepper Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at New York City, New York Co., New York.4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Preston, Sydney and Irvin was listed as a son in Sydney Alfonso Culpepper Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at New York City, New York Co., New York.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in New York.3 
Marriage*say 1940 He married Fredina (?) say 1940.2 
Residence*Sep 1943 Preston resided at New York City, New York Co., New York, in Sep 1943.5 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He enlisted in New York City, New York Co., New York, and served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(Corporal in US Army.)2,5 
Death of FatherOct 1964 His father Sydney Alfonso Culpepper Sr. died in Oct 1964 at New York City, New York Co., New York
Death of MotherAug 1967 His mother Miriam (?) of Barbados & NY died in Aug 1967 at Springfield Gardens, Queens Co., New York.3 
Death*17 Feb 1971 He died on 17 Feb 1971 at age 58.3,2 
Burial*23 Feb 1971 His body was interred on 23 Feb 1971 at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, Nassau Co., New York.2 

Family

Fredina (?) (26 Mar 1903 - 14 Jan 2002)
Marriage*say 1940 He married Fredina (?) say 1940.2 
ChartsOrphan / Edward Culpepper of Barbados & New York: Descendant Chart
Last Edited14 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    350 West 139th Street, Manhattan, New York Co., NY, ED 985, Page 11A
    Rent=$35, Radio=Y, Farm=N (Black) (Also see in Ellis Island Records)
    Sidney Culpeper, Head, 41, md @ 20, BWI/BWI/BWI, Machinist at Wire Factory
    Miriam Culpeper, Wife, 41, md @ 20, British Guiana/BG/BG
    Preston Culpeper, Son, 17, NY/BWI/BG
    Winifred Culpeper, Daughter, 15, NY/BWI/BG
    Sidney Culpeper, Son, 12, NY/BWI/BG
    Iris Culpeper, Daughter, 9, NY/BWI/BG
    Irving Culpeper, Son, 7, NY/BWI/BG
    Charles Williams, Lodger, 25, Single, Virgin Islands/VI/VI, Shipping clerk in factory.
  2. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Preston Edward Culpepper, 20 Jan 1913 - 17 Feb 1971, Served 9 Oct 1943 to 16 Nov 1945 as Corporal in the US Army, Interred 23 Feb 1971 in Long Island National Cemetery, Section 2p, Site 5707
    Fredina Culpepper, 26 Mar 1903 - 14 Jan 2002, Wife of Preston Edward Culpepper, Interred 18 Jan 2002 in Long Island National Cemetery, Section 2p, Site 5707.
  3. 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
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    9 West 137th Street, Manhattan, New York Co., NY, ED 1409, Page 4A
    Rents, Black
    Sidney Culpeper, Head, Male, 32, Md, Immigrated 1917, Alien, BWI/BWI/BWI, Steward/Ship
    Miriam Culpeper, Wife, Female, 31, Md, Immigrated 1918, Alien, South America/BWI/BWI
    Preston Culpeper, Son, Male, 7, NY/BWI/South America
    Winifred Culpeper, Daughter, 4 4/12, NY/BWI/South America
    Sidney Culpeper Jr., Son, 2 9/12, NY/BWI/South America
    Irvin Culpepper. Brother, 19, sng, BWI/BWI/BWI, Seaman.
  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
    Preston E Culpepper, Black, Married, born 1913 in New York, residing in New York City, New York, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 18 Sep 1943 in New York City, New York.