Dean Vernon Culpepper1,2

Male, #4713, (15 Jul 1917 - 26 Oct 1996)
Father*William Henry Culpepper (8 Jun 1875 - 21 Dec 1944)
Mother*Ida Tommy Culberson (12 Sep 1878 - 14 Jan 1939)
Birth*15 Jul 1917 Dean was born at Red Rock, Bastrop Co., Texas, on 15 Jul 1917.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Reuben, Joseph, Dean and Howard was listed as a son in William Henry Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Caldwell Co., Texas.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.3 
Death of Mother14 Jan 1939 His mother Ida Tommy Culberson died on 14 Jan 1939 at Lockhart, Caldwell Co., Texas.5 
Residence*1940 Dean resided at Jim Hogg Co., Texas, in 1940.6 
World War II*between 1940 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1940 and 1945
(Vernon served as a T/Sgt. with the 36th Division (Texas), 141st Infantry, Company "F" , from 1940-1945. He participated in combat action in North Africa, Italy, and France. Awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star.)6,1 
Death of Father21 Dec 1944 His father William Henry Culpepper died on 21 Dec 1944 at Red Rock, Bastrop Co., Texas.7 
Death*26 Oct 1996 He died at Goliad, Goliad Co., Texas, on 26 Oct 1996 at age 79.3,2 
Burial*circa 28 Oct 1996 His body was interred circa 28 Oct 1996 at Old Red Rock Cemetery, Red Rock, Bastrop Co., Texas

Family

Norma J. Sutliff
Child
ChartsOrphan / Allison Culpepper of Webster Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail from Loris Orrin Brewer Jr. (#40497), e-mail address (Feb 2013), Lockhart, Texas, (http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/b/r/e/Loris-O-Brewer/), 512-398-2797 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper, 2001-2013.
  2. 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
    Dean Vernon Culpepper, Male, died 26 Oct 1996 in Victoria Co., TX.
  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. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 17, page 21A, Caldwell Co., TX
    Owns, Radio=Y, Farm=Y
    Will Culpepper, Head, M, 55, M, md @ 20, TX/GA/GA, Farmer
    Ida Culpepper, Wife, F, 51, M, md @ 17, TX/TX/TX
    Reubin Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, TX/TX/TX, Laborer
    Paul Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, TX/TX/TX, Laborer
    Dean Culpepper, Son, M, 12, S, TX/TX/TX
    O'Neal Culpepper, Son, M, 10, S, TX/TX/TX.
  5. 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
    Ida Culpepper, died 14 Jan 1939 in Caldwell Co., TX, 760.
  6. 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
    Dean V Culpepper, White, born 1917 in Texas; Resides in Jim Hogg Co., TX; Enlisted 25 Nov 1940 at Lockhart, TX in the Infantry as a Private; Education: 2 years of high school; Occupation: N/A, Single; Height: 71 in., Weight: 140.
  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
    William H. Culpepper, died 21 Dec 1944 in Bastrop Co., TX.