Tonnie Lee Culpepper1

Male, #5137, (26 Jan 1914 - 10 Jan 2000)
Father*Willis Martin Culpepper2 (8 Apr 1873 - 4 Jan 1943)
Mother*Sarah Evergreen Prescott2 (22 Jul 1874 - 20 Nov 1965)
Birth*26 Jan 1914 Tonnie was born at Heard Co., Georgia, on 26 Jan 1914.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Jimmie, Curtis and Tonnie was listed as a son in Willis Martin Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Heard Co., Georgia.4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Tonnie was listed as a son in Willis Martin Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Heard Co., Georgia.5 
Marriage*6 Apr 1941 He married Lucy Elizabeth Mallory at Heard Co., Georgia, on 6 Apr 1941 at age 27.1 
Residence*Jan 1943 Tonnie resided at Troup Co., Georgia, in Jan 1943.6 
Death of Father4 Jan 1943 His father Willis Martin Culpepper died on 4 Jan 1943 at Heard Co., Georgia.7 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort McPherson, Fulton Co., Georgia, and served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(Served as a medic in the Army in Nadzab, New Guinea and the Philippines from Jan 1943 to Oct 1945. Member of 66th Troop Carrier Squadron, 5th Air Force.)6,8 
Death of Mother20 Nov 1965 His mother Sarah Evergreen Prescott died on 20 Nov 1965 at LaGrange, Troup Co., Georgia.2,9 
Death*10 Jan 2000 He died at LaGrange, Troup Co., Georgia, on 10 Jan 2000 at age 85.3 

Family

Lucy Elizabeth Mallory (2 Sep 1916 - )
Marriage*6 Apr 1941 He married Lucy Elizabeth Mallory at Heard Co., Georgia, on 6 Apr 1941 at age 27.1 
Children
ChartsOrphan / Joel Culpepper of Harris Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. Heard County Court of the Ordinary, Heard County, GA Marriages, 1886 - 1965, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1966, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film # 424,613 & 424,614.
    Tonnie Lee Culpepper and Lucy Elizabeth Mallory on 6 Apr 1941 in Heard CO., GA, Book 3-423.
  2. 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.
  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 68, Sheet 3B, Family 54, Rockalo Rd, Loftin District, Heard Co., GA
    Willis M. Culpepper, Head, M, 46, Md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Evie Culpepper, Wife, F, 45, Md, AL/AL/GA
    Gladis Culpepper, Daughter, F, 14, Sng, GA/GA/AL
    Merlon Culpepper, Son, M, 13, Sng, GA/GA/AL
    Parrie Culpepper, Daughter, F, 11, Sng, GA/GA/AL
    Curtis Culpepper, Son, M, 9, Sng, GA/GA/AL
    Tonnie Culpepper, Son, M, 5, Sng, GA/GA/AL.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 15, Page 9B, Bowden & Frolona Road, Loftin Dist, Heard Co., GA
    Owns Farm, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Willis Culpepper, Head, M, 56, M, md @ 20, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Evie Culpepper, Wife, F, 55, M, md @ 19, AL/AL/GA
    Tonnie L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 16, S, GA/GA/AL.
  6. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Tonnie L Culpepper, White, Married, born 1914 in Georgia, residing in Troup Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 18 Jan 1943 in Fort McPherson, Georgia.
  7. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Willis M. Culpepper, d. 4 Jan 1943 at 70 years in Heard Co., GA.
  8. E-mail written 2004 from Sandra Culpepper Jeffries, e-mail address.
  9. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Evie P. Culpepper, d. 20 Nov 1965 at 91 years in Troup Co., GA; Res. in Troup Co., GA.