William M. Culpepper1

Male, #4934, (14 Nov 1845 - 8 Jul 1897)
Father*James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA1 (28 Jun 1823 - 8 Jun 1894)
Mother*Nancy Collins1 (1 May 1816 - 21 May 1860)
Birth*14 Nov 1845 William was born at Harris Co., Georgia, on 14 Nov 1845.1 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Martha, John, William, Elizabeth and Nancy listed as a household member living with James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Harris Co., Georgia.2 
Death of Mother21 May 1860 His mother Nancy Collins died on 21 May 1860 at Harris Co., Georgia.3,4,5 
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Elizabeth, William, John, Martha, Early, Sarah, Samuel and James listed as a household member living with James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA in the 1860 Census at Harris Co., Georgia.6 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1865 William M. Culpepper, Muscogee Co, GA, Enlisted on 14 Aug 1861 as a Private and mustered into Co. C, GA 17th Infantry, Detailed 30 Jan 1865 Columbus, GA Transferred 27 Mar 1865 From Lee Hospital to Marshall Hospital, Columbus, GA to close of war. Confederate Pension in Russell Co., AL. 
Marriage*19 Nov 1866 He married Mary Elizabeth Tabitha Huff at Harris Co., Georgia, on 19 Nov 1866 at age 21.7,8 
1870 Census*1 Jun 1870 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Harris Co., Georgia.9 
Birth of Son18 Jul 1874 His son Rev. James Thomas Culpepper was born on 18 Jul 1874 at Harris Co., Georgia
Birth of Son11 Jul 1879 His son William Edward Culpepper was born on 11 Jul 1879 at Harris Co., Georgia
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Harris Co., Georgia.10 
Birth of Son9 Aug 1886 His son John Marshall Culpepper was born on 9 Aug 1886 at Chipley, Harris Co., Georgia
Death of Father8 Jun 1894 His father James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA died on 8 Jun 1894 at Harris Co., Georgia.11,12 
Death*8 Jul 1897 He died on 8 Jul 1897 at age 51. 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Tabitha Huff (3 Mar 1849 - 17 Sep 1907)
Marriage*19 Nov 1866 He married Mary Elizabeth Tabitha Huff at Harris Co., Georgia, on 19 Nov 1866 at age 21.7,8 
Children
ChartsOrphan / Joel Culpepper of Harris Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. James Monroe Culpepper Family, James Monroe Culpepper Family Bible, Jr. (#6979) George William Culpepper, owner, Harris Co., GA.
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/ga/misc/harris-bible-jamesmonroe.htm
    Births: William Culpepper, 14 Nov 1845.
  2. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Pages 86B-87A, Goodman District, Harris Co., GA
    James M. Culpepper, 24, M, Farmer, GA
    Nancy Culpepper, 34, F, GA
    Elizabeth A. R. Culpepper, 7, F, GA
    William Culpepper, 5, M, GA
    John H. Culpepper, 3, M, GA
    Martha A. R. Culpepper, 1, F, GA.
  3. Mary Overby, Obituaries Published by The Christian Index, 1822-1879, Macon, GA: Georgia Baptist Historical Society, 1975.
    see also.
  4. Jane H. Austin, Georgia Bible Records, .
    p 39, and 1860 census.
  5. James Monroe Culpepper Family, James Monroe Culpepper Family Bible, Jr. (#6979) George William Culpepper, owner, Harris Co., GA.
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/ga/misc/harris-bible-jamesmonroe.htm
    Deaths: Nancy Culpepper, 21 May 1860.
  6. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Pages 655-656, Family 1053, Goodmans Crossroads PO, Harris Co., GA
    James Culpepper, 38, M, Farmer, GA
    E. A. Culpepper, 16, F, GA
    Wm Culpepper, 14, M, GA
    Jno. Culpepper, 12, M, GA
    Kitty Culpepper, 10, F, GA
    Earley Culpepper, 8, M, GA
    S. J. Culpepper, 6, F, GA
    Saml Culpepper, 3, M, GA
    Jas. Culpepper, 6/12, M, GA.
  7. Jordan Dodd, compiler, Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/gamarr/main.htm
    William Culpepper and Mary E. Huff on 19 Nov 1866 in Harris Co., GA.
  8. James Monroe Culpepper Family, James Monroe Culpepper Family Bible, Jr. (#6979) George William Culpepper, owner, Harris Co., GA.
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/ga/misc/harris-bible-jamesmonroe.htm
    Marriages: William Culpepper and M. E. F. Huff, 25 Nov 1866.
  9. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Pages 188B, Family 1999, Hamilton PO, Harris Co., GA
    William Culpepper, 24, M, Farm Laborer, $--/$--, GA
    Mary E. Culpepper 21, F, GA
    Martha Culpepper, 2, F, GA.
  10. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 433D, Family 299, ED 56, Goodmans, Harris Co., GA
    William Culpepper, Self, M, Md, 34, Farmer, GA/GA/GA
    Mary E. T. Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, 31, Keeping House, GA/GA/GA
    Martha J. M. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 12, GA/GA/GA
    Sarah E. E. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 9, GA/GA/GA
    James T. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 5, GA/GA/GA
    William E. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 10M, GA/GA/GA.
  11. Mary J. Thompson--editor (based on records of Sandra Jeffries and Barbara Lockard), "The Culpepper Family", Harris County, Georgia and Her People, Vol. 2, No. 1, Winter 1986.
    Page 4.
  12. James Monroe Culpepper Family, James Monroe Culpepper Family Bible, Jr. (#6979) George William Culpepper, owner, Harris Co., GA.
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/ga/misc/harris-bible-jamesmonroe.htm
    Deaths: James M. Culpepper, 8 Jun 1894.