Absalom Culpepper1

Male, #4944, (6 Mar 1868 - 15 Mar 1945)
Father*James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA2 (28 Jun 1823 - 8 Jun 1894)
Mother*Mary Frances DeLoach2 (12 Dec 1837 - 24 Jun 1897)
Name Variation He was also known as Abner Culpepper. 
Birth*6 Mar 1868 Absalom was born at Harris Co., Georgia, on 6 Mar 1868.2 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Mary, Martha, Early, Sarah, Samuel, James, Mary, Cordelia, Francis, Absalom and George listed as a household member living with James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA on the 1870 Census at Harris Co., Georgia.3 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Francis, Absalom, George, Charles, Henry and Jesse was listed as a son in James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA's household on the 1880 Census at Harris Co., Georgia.4 
Marriage*16 Sep 1888 He married Maria Isabella Holladay at Troup Co., Georgia, on 16 Sep 1888 at age 20.5 
Birth of SonJan 1890 His son Oscar R. Culpepper was born in Jan 1890 at Georgia
Birth of Son21 Dec 1891 His son Charles Augustus Culpepper was born on 21 Dec 1891 at Alabama.6,7 
Death of Father8 Jun 1894 His father James Monroe Culpepper of Harris Co., GA died on 8 Jun 1894 at Harris Co., Georgia.8,9 
Death of Mother24 Jun 1897 His mother Mary Frances DeLoach died on 24 Jun 1897.10 
Photographed*circa 1900 He appeared as a husband in a family photograph circa 1900 at Chambers Co., Alabama.1
Absalom & Maria Isabella (Holladay) Culpepper
1900 Census* Absalom was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Chambers Co., Alabama
Birth of Son18 Dec 1902 His son James Roy Culpepper was born on 18 Dec 1902 at Alabama
Birth of Son27 Mar 1907 His son Claude Warren Culpepper was born on 27 Mar 1907 at Alabama.6 
1910 Census* Absalom was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Clay Co., Alabama
Death of Son24 Jan 1919 His son James Roy Culpepper died on 24 Jan 1919 at Ashland, Clay Co., Alabama
1920 Census6 Jan 1920 Absalom was listed as a boarder on the 1920 Census at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama.11 
1920 Census* Absalom was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Ashland, Clay Co., Alabama
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Absalom was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama.12 
Death*15 Mar 1945 He died at Jefferson Co., Alabama, on 15 Mar 1945 at age 77.13 

Family

Maria Isabella Holladay (28 Sep 1869 - )
Marriage*16 Sep 1888 He married Maria Isabella Holladay at Troup Co., Georgia, on 16 Sep 1888 at age 20.5 
Children
ChartsOrphan / Joel Culpepper of Harris Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited29 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2006 to Lew Griffin from Deborah Slaton, e-mail address (Oct 2010).
  2. 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: Absalom Culpepper, 6 Mar 1868.
  3. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 189B, Family 2017, Hamilton PO, Harris Co., GA
    James Culpepper, 48, M, Farmer, $--/$400, GA
    Frances Culpepper, 30, F, GA
    Rallie Culpepper, 21, F, GA
    Early Culpepper, 19, M, GA
    Sarah J. Culpepper, 16, F, GA
    Samuel Culpepper, 14, M, GA
    James Culpepper, 10, M, GA
    Mary Culpepper, 8, F, GA
    Cordelia Culpepper, 7, F, GA
    Monroe Culpepper, 4, M, GA
    Abner Culpepper, 2, M, GA
    George Culpepper, 9/12, M, GA.
  4. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 432B, Family 288, ED 56, Goodmans, Harris Co., GA
    James M. Culpepper, Self, M, Md, 55, Farmer, GA/GA/GA
    Frances M. Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, 38, Keeping House, GA/SC/SC
    M. A. Retta Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 35, GA/GA/GA
    Cardelin A. Culpepper, Dau, F, S, 18, GA/GA/GA
    Francis M. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 14, Works on Farm, GA/GA/GA
    Absolum Culpepper, Son, M, S, 13, Works on Farm, GA/GA/GA
    George W. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 11, Works on Farm, GA/GA/GA
    Charles F. Culpepper, Son, M, S, 9, GA/GA/GA
    Henry Culpepper, Son, M, S, 7, GA/GA/GA
    Mercer Culpepper, Son, M, S, 4, GA/GA/GA
    Rebecca Culpepper, Mother, F, Wid, 78, GA/GA/GA.
  5. Jordan Dodd, compiler, Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/gamarr/main.htm
    A. Culpepper and M. J. Holliday on 16 Sep 1888 in Troup Co., GA.
  6. 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
  7. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 18, Sheet 11A, Lines 11-15, 135 69th Place, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL (5 Apr 1930)
    Home=$6500, Radio=Y, Farm=N
    Charles A. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 35, md@22, GA/GA/GA, Dist. Mgr/Rubber Co, Vet=N
    Clara Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 33, md@20, AL/AL/AL
    Harold Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Melba Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 10, sng, GA/GA/AL
    Charles Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1, sng, AL/GA/AL.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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: Mary F. Culpepper, 24 Jun 1897.
  11. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 84, Sheet 6B, Line 88, 516 South 12th Ave, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL (6 Jan 1920)
    IN HH of Sam Keoggans:
    Abner Culpepper, Boarder, M, Wh, 51, md, GA/GA/GA, Watchman/Oil Co.
  12. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 71, Sheets 45A-B, Lines 47-51, 831 8th Court S, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL (7 Apr 1930)
    Rent=$17.50, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Abner Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 62, md@20, GA/GA/GA, Night watchman/Oil Mill, Vet=N
    Isabella Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 61, md@19, GA/AL/AL
    Claude W. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 23, md@20, AL/GA/GA, Collector/Credit Assoc, Vet=N
    Grace L. Culpepper, Dau-in-law, F, Wh, 22, md@19, AL/TN/AL
    Claude W. Culpepper, Grandson, M, Wh, 3 6/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  13. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    Abner Culpepper died 15 Mar 1945 in Jefferson Co., Alabama.