M. C. Culpepper1

Male, #51378, (18 Sep 1921 - 24 Apr 1976)
Father*Arthur Culpepper2 (10 Aug 1886 - 22 Jan 1966)
Mother*Mary S. Bussey2 (c 1882 - 17 Feb 1971)
African* He was an African-American.1 
Birth*18 Sep 1921 He was born on 18 Sep 1921 at Georgia.3,1 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Richard, James, Julius and M. was listed as a son in Arthur Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Butler, Taylor Co., Georgia.2 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Georgia.3 
Residence*Oct 1941 M. resided at Talbot Co., Georgia, in Oct 1941.1 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort Benning, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, and served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(US Army.)1 
Death of Father22 Jan 1966 His father Arthur Culpepper died on 22 Jan 1966 at Talbotton, Talbot Co., Georgia.3,4 
Death of Mother17 Feb 1971 His mother Mary S. Bussey died on 17 Feb 1971 at Talbot Co., Georgia.5 
Death*24 Apr 1976 He died at Talbot Co., Georgia, on 24 Apr 1976 at age 54.6,3 
Burial*circa 25 Apr 1976 His body was interred circa 25 Apr 1976 at Salem Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Olive Branch, Talbot Co., Georgia.7 
News Article*25 Apr 1976 Talbotton Man Killed in Crash
TALBOTTON -- A 54-year-old Talbotton man was killed and two others injured here Saturday in a one-car crash on Highway 41.
     M. C. CULPEPPER of Route 1 Talbotton was prounounced dead at the scene after the car he was a passenger in left the road, striking an embankment and flipping over. The crash occurred at 11:30 a.m. about two-tenths of a mile north of Talbotton.
     Georgia State Patrol officers in Manchester said CULPEPPER was one of five passengers in the car. Two others, including the driver, were injured in the crash and taken to Meriwether Memorial Hospital for treatment.
     Officers refused to comment ont he crash.8 

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Last Edited11 Nov 2011

Citations

  1. 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
    M C Culpepper, Black, Single, born 1921 in Georgia, residing in Talbot Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 21 Dec 1942 in Fort Benning, Georgia.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, Page 6B, Anc.com image 457.0, Family 125, Butler, Taylor Co., GA (10 Apr 1930)
    Rent=$2, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Arthur Culpepper, Head, M, Black, 50, md@25, GA/GA/GA, Farmer, WW-I=No
    Mary S. Culpepper, Wife, F, Black, 48, md@23, GA/GA/GA
    Cary L. Culpepper, Dau, F, Black, 19, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Richard Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 16, sng, GA/GA/GA, Farm Laborer
    Jimmie T. Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 14, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Julius Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 12, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Jessie M. Culpepper, Dau, F, Black, 9, sng, GA/GA/GA
    M. C. Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 8, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Mattie M. Culpepper, Dau, F, Black, 6, sng, GA/GA/GA
    General L. Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 4 4/12, sng, GA/GA/GA.
  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. 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
    Arthur Culpepper, Black, d. 22 Jan 1966 at 82 years in Talbot Co., GA; Res. in Talbot Co., GA, # 003805.
  5. 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
    Mary B. CULPEPPER, Colored female, died 17 FEB 1971, aged 79 years, in Talbot County, Georgia, as a resident of the same county, death certificate #007400.
  6. 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
    M. C. Culpepper (Black), d. 24 Apr 1976 at 54 years in Talbot Co., GA; Res. in Talbot Co., GA.
  7. E-mail written 1998-2012 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from John Mallory Land, Columbus, GA, e-mail address (Feb 2012).
    Salem Primitive Baptist Cemetery at or near the Olive Branch community in Talbot County, Georgia: M. C. CULPEPPER (18 SEP 1921-24 APR 1976), Private First Class, US Army, World War II, FindAGrave.com Memorial #44474743.
  8. Ledger-Enquirer, Columbus (Muscogee Co.), GA.
    http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/
    25 Apr 1976, p. B-5. Provided to Culpepper Connections by John Mallory Land who said he was unable to locate a published obituary or funeral notice.
  9. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8907&enc=1