Columbus Franklin Culpepper1

Male, #5049, (4 Jan 1862 - 14 Jun 1916)
Father*Emanuel Joseph Culpepper1 (4 Jul 1824 - 30 May 1889)
Mother*Pamelia Ann Phillips1 (19 Aug 1828 - c 1900)
DNA* Columbus has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Emanuel Joseph Culpepper of Jackson Co., AL. Emanuel is a great-grandson William Culpepper of Warren Co., GA (born c1727), a son of Robert Culpepper, Jr., who is a grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Name Variation He was also known as Lum.1 
Birth*4 Jan 1862 Columbus was born at Jackson Co., Alabama, on 4 Jan 1862.2,1 
Marriage*23 Dec 1883 He married Mary Ann Morton at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 23 Dec 1883 at age 21.3 
Birth of Son13 Jan 1885 His son James Culpepper was born on 13 Jan 1885 at Jackson Co., Alabama.1 
Death of Son18 Mar 1888 His son James Culpepper died on 18 Mar 1888 at Jackson Co., Alabama.1 
Death of Father30 May 1889 His father Emanuel Joseph Culpepper died on 30 May 1889 at Jackson Co., Alabama
Birth of Son6 Sep 1890 His son John Erskine Culpepper was born on 6 Sep 1890 at Jackson Co., Alabama.4 
Birth of Son11 Dec 1894 His son William Oscar Culpepper was born on 11 Dec 1894 at Jackson Co., Alabama
Birth of Son26 Oct 1896 His son Arthur Henry Culpepper was born on 26 Oct 1896 at Jackson Co., Alabama.4 
Birth of Son13 Oct 1899 His son Walter Green Culpepper was born on 13 Oct 1899 at Jackson Co., Alabama.5 
Death of Mothercirca 1900 His mother Pamelia Ann Phillips died circa 1900 at Jackson Co., Alabama.6 
Birth of Son13 Feb 1901 His son Oliver C. Culpepper was born on 13 Feb 1901 at Jackson Co., Alabama.7 
Birth of Son7 Jan 1903 His son King Franklin Culpepper was born on 7 Jan 1903 at Jackson Co., Alabama.7 
Photographed*circa 1908 He was photographed circa 1908 at Section, Jackson Co., Alabama,
Home of Columbus Franklin "Lum" Culpepper, circa 1908, located approximately 1 mile south of Macedonia, Route 1, Section, Alabama. The house was later the home of "Lum's" son, King Franklin Culpepper and his family.From left to right: John Erskine Culpepper's daughter Pauline Culpepper; John Erskine Culpepper; Lola Mae Culpepper Johnson; Hettie Culpepper Griffin; Mittie Vera Culpepper Yancy holding daughter Hazel Yancy; Mary Ann Morton Culpepper holding daughter Lorene G. Culpepper; Columbus Franklin "Lum" Culpepper; William Oscar Culpepper; Minnie Louise Culpepper Griffin; Walter Green Culpepper; Oliver C Culpepper, and King Franklin Culpepper.
Columbus Franklin Culpepper family
1910 Census*1910 Columbus was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Jackson Co., Alabama
Death*14 Jun 1916 He died at Jackson Co., Alabama, on 14 Jun 1916 at age 54.2 
Burial*circa 16 Jun 1916 His body was interred circa 16 Jun 1916 at Zion Hill Cemetery, DeKalb Co., Alabama.2 

Family

Mary Ann Morton (16 Dec 1867 - 2 Nov 1954)
Marriage*23 Dec 1883 He married Mary Ann Morton at DeKalb Co., Alabama, on 23 Dec 1883 at age 21.3 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
William Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited2 Oct 2011

Citations

  1. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 189.
  2. Cemetery Census, Zion Hill Cemetery, Dekalb Co., AL
    Emanuel J. Culpepper, 4 Jul 1824 - 30 May 1889
    Pamelia A. Culpepper, 19 Aug 1828 - 15 Apr 1899 [sic]
    Columbus F. Culpepper, 4 Jan 1862 - 14 Jun 1916
    Mary A. Culpepper, 16 Dec 1867 - 2 Nov 1954
    Little James, Son of C.F. & M.A. Culpepper, 13 Mar 1885 - 13 Mar 1888
    James M. Morton [Father of Mary], 10 Jan 1844 - 10 Jan 1892
    W. Monty Culpepper, 28 Jul 1854 - 1 Jun 1908
    E. Adlade Culpepper, 1 Oct 1861 - 26 Feb 1947.
  3. Jordan R. Dodd, compiler, Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1999.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4192
  4. 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
  5. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 193.
  6. While the tombstone for Pamelia Ann Phillips Culpepper says she died 15 Apr 1899, she appeared in the 1900 census, taken 1 Jun 1900. So she is assumed to have died after the date of the census.
  7. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 196.