Donald Lavelle Culpepper1

Male, #49474, (2 Mar 1922 - 14 Oct 1971)
Father*Lorenzo Captain Culpepper2 (7 Jun 1880 - 11 Jul 1937)
Mother*Lou Ella Robinson2 (6 Jun 1883 - 26 Jun 1948)
Birth*2 Mar 1922 He was born on 2 Mar 1922 at Louisiana.3,1 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 James, Homer, Rufus, Dan, Fred and Donald was listed as a son in Lorenzo Captain Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Grant Parish, Louisiana.2 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Louisiana.3 
Death of Father11 Jul 1937 His father Lorenzo Captain Culpepper died on 11 Jul 1937 at Jackson Parish, Louisiana
Residence*Oct 1942 Donald resided at Jackson Parish, Louisiana, in Oct 1942.4 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He enlisted in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, and served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Army.)4 
Death of Mother26 Jun 1948 His mother Lou Ella Robinson died on 26 Jun 1948.1 
Death*14 Oct 1971 He died on 14 Oct 1971 at age 49.3,1 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited13 Jul 2010


  1. E-mail written 1999 - 2007 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Donnis Louis 'Don' Culpepper (#52994), e-mail address.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 22-7, Sheet #4-B, Line 71, Police Jury Ward 3, Grant Parish, LA
    Home rented, Amount not shown, Radio=blank, Farm=Yes
    Lorenzo Culpepper, Head, M, 49, M, md@20, LA/LA/LA, Farmer, Vet=No  
    Lulu Culpepper, Wife, F, 46, M, md@17, LA/MS/GA, Not employed
    James E. Culpepper, Son, M, 28, S, LA/LA/LA, Laborer, Farm
    Homer Culpepper, Son, M, 18, S, LA/LA/LA, Laborer, Farm
    Harvey Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, LA/LA/LA, Laborer, Farm
    Dan Culpepper, Son, M, 12, LA/LA/LA, Not employed
    Fred Culpepper, Son, M, 10, LA/LA/LA, Not employed
    Donald Culpepper, Son, M, 7, LA/LA/LA, Not employed
    Emogene Culpepper, Dau, F, 4, LA/LA/LA, Not employed.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at, 2005.
    Donald L Culpepper, White, Single, born 1922 in Louisiana, residing in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 16 Oct 1942 in Louisiana.