Charles A. Culpepper1

Male, #5083, (19 Mar 1907 - 2 Feb 1978)
Father*Rev. Charles T. Culpepper (21 Oct 1871 - 9 Aug 1942)
Mother*Minnie V. Jones (4 Dec 1871 - 21 Mar 1957)
Birth*19 Mar 1907 Charles was born at Alabama on 19 Mar 1907.2,3 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Ira, Belah, Charles and James was listed as a son in Rev. Charles T. Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Opp, Covington Co., Alabama.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Ira, Charles and James was listed as a son in Rev. Charles T. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Balkum, Henry Co., Alabama.4 
Military service*between 1927 and 1938 He enlisted in the Marines on 19 Apr 1927 and went through basic training at Parris Island, SC. He continued to serve through at least June 1938, at which time he held the rank of Sergeant. Most likely he served during WW-II, but no record of this has yet been found.5 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Charles was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at US Marine Barracks, Charleston Co., South Carolina.6 
Marriage*1934 He married Carmel Lee Stivender at Saint Johns Co., Florida, in 1934.7 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 by the Railrod Board.3 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(His service during WW-II is assumed since he served in the US Marine Corps for 12 years leading up to the war. However, no hard evidence of wartime service has been found.) 
Death of Father9 Aug 1942 His father Rev. Charles T. Culpepper died on 9 Aug 1942 at Notasulga, Macon Co., Alabama.8 
Death of Mother21 Mar 1957 His mother Minnie V. Jones died on 21 Mar 1957 at Notasulga, Macon Co., Alabama.9 
Residence*Oct 1965 Charles resided at Texarkana, Bowie Co., Texas, in Oct 1965.1 
Death*2 Feb 1978 He died on 2 Feb 1978 at age 70.3,10 

Family

Carmel Lee Stivender (7 Apr 1915 - 4 Feb 2005)
Marriage*1934 He married Carmel Lee Stivender at Saint Johns Co., Florida, in 1934.7 
Children
ChartsOrphan / Joel Culpepper of Harris Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited30 Aug 2011

Citations

  1. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    4 Oct 1965, page 6A. Obituary. Mr. B. A. Culpepper, formerly of Augusta, died 3 Oct 1965 in Atlanta where he had lived for 16 years. Interred at Westover Memorial Park, Augusta, 7 Oct 1965. Comptroller for several railroads. Survivors include wife, Mrs. Jeanne Morris Culpepper; a daughter, Mrs. T. J. Jarrell of Augusta; a sister, Mrs. Porter Newton of Columbus; three brothers, Carey T. Culpepper of Evansville, IN, C. A. Culpepper of Texarkana, TX, and I. T. Culpepper of Notasulga, AL; and four grandchildren.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 49, Page 6A, Lines 18-24, Ida Avenue, Opp, Covington Co., AL
    Charles T. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 37, md1-15yrs, GA/GA/GA, Minister
    Minnie V. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 37, md1-15yrs, ch 6/5, AL/AL/AL
    Ira Thomas Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 13, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Belah G. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Alvis J. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 5, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Charlie A. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Cary D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1/12, sng, AL/GA/AL.
  3. 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
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 120, Page 7B, Lines 76-78, Balkum, Henry Co., AL
    Charles T. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 48, md, GA/GA/GA, Minister/Baptist Ch
    Minnie V. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 48, md, AL/AL/AL
    Thomas Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 22, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Avis Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 15, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Charles Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, sng, AL/GA/AL
    Casey Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, sng, AL/GA/AL.
  5. National Archives, compiler, U. S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1940, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2007.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1089
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 50, Sheet 2A, Line 38, US Navy Yard Marine Barracks, Charleston Co., SC
    Charles A. Culpepper, Head, M, 24, sng, AL/GA/GA, Private USMC.
  7. Jordan R. Dodd & Florida Department of Health, compiler, Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 & 1927-2001, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8784&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0
  8. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 51384883.
  9. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 51384882.
  10. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Charles A Culpepper, Male, died 2 Feb 1978 in Harris Co., TX.
  11. The Houston Chronicle, Houston (Harris Co.), TX.
    http://www.chron.com/
    Obituary for Carmel Lee Stivender Culpepper for published on 5 Feb 2005.