Leslie Culpeper of Canada1

Male, #48085, (1919 - 21 Oct 2010)
Father*Ernest Hope Culpeper of India1 (1897 - 1976)
Mother*Helen Rebeiro of India1 (1901 - 1983)
Name-AltSpell This surname is sometimes spelled Culpepper. 
Nickname  Leslie Culpeper of Canada also went by the name of Les.2 
Birth*1919 He was born in 1919 at Karachi, Pakistan.1,3,4 
World War II*between 1940 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1940 and 1945
(Royal Air Force in Burma.)3 
Relocation*1953 He relocated in 1953 at Canada3 
Relocation1963 He relocated in 1963 at Deep River, Ontario, Canada,3 
Marriage*say 1965 He married Elizabeth McKinnon say 1965.1,3 
Death of Father1976 His father Ernest Hope Culpeper of India died in 1976 at Gopalpur-on-Sea, Ganjam District, Orissa, India.5 
Death of Mother1983 His mother Helen Rebeiro of India died in 1983 at Deep River, Ontario, Canada.4 
Residence*2003 Leslie and Elizabeth resided at Deep River, Ontario, Canada, in 2003.1 
Death of Spouse31 Aug 2009 His wife Elizabeth McKinnon died on 31 Aug 2009 at Deep River, Ontario, Canada.2 
Residence*Sep 2009 Leslie resided at Deep River, Ontario, Canada, in Sep 2009.2 
Death*21 Oct 2010 He died at Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, on 21 Oct 2010.3 
Obituary*23 Oct 2010 CULPEPER, Leslie - Peacefully, at St. Patrick's Home in Ottawa on October 21, 2010, in his 92nd year. World War II Veteran, served with the Royal Air Force in Burma.
     Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Betty) Culpeper (nee MacKinnon).
     Predeceased by brother Ronald Culpeper.
     Dear brother-in-law of Audrey Culpeper and of Bertie MacCrimmon, Marjorie Kelly, Bud MacKinnon and Mae Shepherd. Will be missed by loving nephews of the Culpeper family (Roy and Paul); nieces by marriage Cathy Culpeper and Marcia Valiante; and nieces and nephews of the MacKinnon families.
     Les was born in Karachi and moved to Canada in 1953, and to Deep River, Ontario in 1963 where he worked at Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. until his retirement in 1984. There he met Betty and together they built their dream home on the shores of the Ottawa river and generously welcomed many friends and family members over the years. Les loved the outdoor life in Deep River and embraced every type of outdoor activity - tennis, fishing, hunting, boating, cross country skiing, jogging and above all golf. His attachment to the Deep River Golf Club was a passionate part of his life after retirement. Les and his many golfing friends participated in numerous tournaments and trips all over Ontario and North America.
     Friends will be received at the Ward Funeral Home, 2035 Weston Rd. (north of Lawrence Ave. W.), Weston on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the Ward Chapel on Monday at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at Sanctuary Park Cemetery A Book of Memories may be signed at www.wardfuneralhome.com.3 
Burial*24 Oct 2010 His body was interred on 24 Oct 2010 at Sanctuary Park Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.3 


Elizabeth McKinnon (circa 1917 - 31 Aug 2009)
Marriage*say 1965 He married Elizabeth McKinnon say 1965.1,3 
ChartsThe Culpepers of India, Australia and Canada: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Jul 2011


  1. E-mail written 28 Jul 2003, 30 Apr 2017 to Warren Culpepper from Barbara Angelica Culpeper Mallet (#48073), Australia (A comprehensive genealogy of the Culpepers of India descending from Charles Culpepper, born circa 1758. Records assembled by Richard Culpeper from the Oriental Records at the British Library.), e-mail address.
  2. Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
    Obituary of Elizabeth "Betty" McKinnon Culpeper (#48086), published 8 Sep 2009.
  3. Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
    Obituary of Leslie Culpeper (#48085), published 23 Oct 2010.
  4. E-mail written Mar 2010 to Warren L. Culpepper from Cathy Culpeper (#61317), Canada, e-mail address.
  5. E-mail written 1998 to Lew Griffin from Roy Culpeper (#36364), Canada, e-mail address.