Mariner Jackson Culpepper1

Male, #4922, (11 Feb 1830 - 15 Aug 1872)
Father*Mariner Culpepper of Monroe Co., GA1 (7 May 1793 - 14 Aug 1838)
Mother*Jane Grier McCrary1 (16 Jul 1798 - 9 May 1874)
Birth*11 Feb 1830 Mariner was born at Monroe Co., Georgia, on 11 Feb 1830.1 
1830 Census1 Jun 1830 Mariner and Benjamin was probably a free white male, age under 5, in Mariner Culpepper of Monroe Co., GA's houshold, on the 1830 Census at Monroe Co., Georgia. Unaccounted for are a Male and Female, each 20-30..2 
Death of Father14 Aug 1838 His father Mariner Culpepper of Monroe Co., GA died on 14 Aug 1838 at Monroe Co., Georgia.1,3 
Guardian11 Dec 1838 The court declared Mariner Jackson Culpepper to be orphaned after the death of Mariner Culpepper of Monroe Co., GA and Jane Grier McCrary was appointed as guardian on 11 Dec 1838 at Monroe Co., Georgia.4 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 James, Frances, Mariner and Daniel listed as a household member living with Jane Grier McCrary on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Houston Co., Georgia.5 
Marriage*say 1856 He married Cassandra Tillman say 1856.6 
1860 Slave Census*1 Jun 1860 Mariner was listed as a slave owner on the 1860 Census at Brooks Co., Georgia, and owned 24 slaves.7 
1860 Census*1 Jun 1860 Mariner was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Brooks Co., Georgia.6 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Capt., Co. C, 26th GA, CSA.8 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 Mariner was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Brooks Co., Georgia.9 
Death*15 Aug 1872 He died at Brooks Co., Georgia, on 15 Aug 1872 at age 42.1 
Burial*16 Aug 1872 His body was interred on 16 Aug 1872 at West End Cemetery, Quitman, Brooks Co., Georgia.8 
Biography* Mariner was a Captain in Co. C, 26th GA during the Civil War. Later he was Justice of the Inferior Court, Brooks Co, GA, 1867-1868. 

Family

Cassandra Tillman (circa 1837 - 1903)
Marriage*say 1856 He married Cassandra Tillman say 1856.6 
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
William Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. , Mariner Culpepper Family Bible: Abstracted by Warren Culpepper from photocopies of bible pages in the files of Culpepper Connections, Original source and current owner unknown, owner.
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/ga/monroe.htm#Mariner
  2. 1830 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 173, Unk Twp, Monroe Co., GA
    Mariner Culpepper, 2 M0-5, 1 M5-10, 1 M20-30, 1 M30-40, 1 F5-10, 1 F20-30, 1 F30-40, 1 F70-80.
  3. The Macon Telegraph, Macon, GA.
    http://www.macon.com
    Obituary of Mariner Culpepper (#4882), published 27 Aug 1838.
  4. Monroe County Court of the Ordinary Annual Returns, Book D, 1836-1840.
  5. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 318A, District 16, Houston Co., GA
    Mrs. Jane Culpepper, 52, F, $2000, GA
    Clark Culpepper, 23, M, Lumber Merchant, GA
    Jackson Culpepper, 20, M, Farmer, GA
    Frances E. Culpepper, 15, F, GA
    Monroe Culpepper, 12, M, GA.
  6. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 684, Brooks Co., GA
    M. J. Culpepper, 28, M, GA, $10,000/$19,645
    Cassandra Culpepper, 22, F, GA.
  7. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Slave Schedule: M. J. Culpepper of Brooks Co. owned 24 slaves: 50M, 45F, 32M, 30M, 30M, 28F, 24F, 24M, 22F, 14M, 14M, 13F, 11F, 11F, 9M, 9F, 5F, 4F, 4F, 3F, 3F, 3M, 2M, 1M.
  8. Roster of Confederate Graves, Atlanta, GA: United Daughters of the Confederacy, Georgia Division, circa 1995.
    p.1-68: "Mariner Jackson Culpepper, Capt., Co. C, 26th, May 1832 - 15 Aug 1872."
  9. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 98, Quitman P.O., Brooks Co., GA
    Mariner Culpepper, 38, M, GA, Farmer, $4,600/$10,000
    Cassandra Culpepper, 30, F, GA.