Howard O'Neil Culpepper

Male, #4714, (8 Oct 1920 - 28 Nov 2006)
Father*William Henry Culpepper (8 Jun 1875 - 21 Dec 1944)
Mother*Ida Tommy Culberson (12 Sep 1878 - 14 Jan 1939)
Birth*8 Oct 1920 Howard was born at Lytton Springs, Caldwell Co., Texas, on 8 Oct 1920.1 
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.2 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.1 
Death of Mother14 Jan 1939 His mother Ida Tommy Culberson died on 14 Jan 1939 at Lockhart, Caldwell Co., Texas.3 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(Howard enlisted in the marine Corps on December 11, 1941, and served overseas with the 2nd marine Division in the Pacific Theatre of Operations from 1942 to 1945. Rising to the rank of Sergeant Major, he participated in several landings and was awarded the Bronze Star with Combat "V" for battle action on the Japanese-held Island of Saipan.)4 
Death of Father21 Dec 1944 His father William Henry Culpepper died on 21 Dec 1944 at Red Rock, Bastrop Co., Texas.5 
Degree*1953 University of California School of Law at Los Angeles (LL.B.) 
Marriage*10 Jun 1972 He married Marty S. Martin at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, on 10 Jun 1972 at age 51. 
Biography*9 Feb 1999 From nephew, Loris Brewer, "Uncle O'Neil retired from active law practice about two years ago and is now residing in his retirement home overlooking the Truckee river near Verdi, NV. During the years when he was a practicing attorney, his law offices were located in the Union Bank building in Santa Monica. I visited him there on several occasions--usually arriving around lunch time in hope that I could stick him with the check! The building in which his offices were located was owned by Lawrence Welk and I can recall seeing him on the elevator during one of my visits there--probably in the late 60s or early 70s time frame."4 
Death of Spouse20 Feb 2000 His wife Marty S. Martin died on 20 Feb 2000 at Verdi, Washoe Co., Nevada.1 
Residence*Jun 2002 Howard resided at Verdi, Washoe Co., Nevada, in Jun 2002. 
ResidenceOct 2005 Howard resided at Westminster, Orange Co., California, in Oct 2005.4 
Death*28 Nov 2006 He died at Huntington Beach, Orange Co., California, on 28 Nov 2006 at age 86.4,1 

Family 1

Billie Jean Thompson
Child

Family 2

Marty S. Martin (12 Apr 1930 - 20 Feb 2000)
Marriage*10 Jun 1972 He married Marty S. Martin at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, on 10 Jun 1972 at age 51. 
ChartsOrphan / Allison Culpepper of Webster Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. 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
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  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
    William H. Culpepper, died 21 Dec 1944 in Bastrop Co., TX.
  6. E-mail written Jan 2007 to Warren Culpepper from Anne Louise Culpepper (#4767), Huntington Beach, CA, e-mail address.