Col. Vernon Mercer Culpepper1,2,3

Male, #51564, (3 Jul 1926 - 11 Jun 2000)
Father*Carroll Wesley Culpepper1 (23 Oct 1888 - 25 Nov 1934)
Mother*Kitty Wells Seig1 (21 May 1895 - 26 Jun 1990)
Birth*3 Jul 1926 He was born on 3 Jul 1926 at Geneva, Seminole Co., Florida.2,4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Carroll, John and Vernon was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1930 Census at Geneva, Seminole Co., Florida.1,5 
Death of Father25 Nov 1934 His father Carroll Wesley Culpepper died on 25 Nov 1934 at Geneva, Seminole Co., Florida.6 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Florida.4 
World War II*between 1944 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1944 and 1945
(US Army.)2 
Military service*between 1944 and 1981 Colonel in the US Army.2 
Marriage*say 1946 He married Joan Helen Puhlman say 1946.2 
Education*1950 Vernon received a B.S. from Miami University, a J.D. from the University of Florida Law School, and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1950. 
Birth of Son10 Dec 1959 His son Jeffrey Puhlman Culpepper was born on 10 Dec 1959.4 
Death of Mother26 Jun 1990 His mother Kitty Wells Seig died on 26 Jun 1990 at Altamonte Springs, Seminole Co., Florida.7 
Death of Spouse17 May 1997 His wife Joan Helen Puhlman died on 17 May 1997 at San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas.2,4,8 
Death of Son5 Sep 1998 His son Jeffrey Puhlman Culpepper died on 5 Sep 1998 at Bexar Co., Texas.4,9 
Death*11 Jun 2000 He died at San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas, on 11 Jun 2000 at age 73.2,4,3 
Burial*17 Jul 2000 His body was interred on 17 Jul 2000 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas.2 

Family

Joan Helen Puhlman (12 Feb 1927 - 17 May 1997)
Marriage*say 1946 He married Joan Helen Puhlman say 1946.2 
Children
ChartsWilliam Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Jan 2010

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 59-12, Sheet 2A, Lines 32-39, Geneva-Oviedo Rd., Geneva, Seminole Co., FL
    Rent=$15, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Carroll W. Culpepper, Head, M, 34, md@23, FL/GA/GA, Operator/Bus Line & Trucks
    Kitty Wells Culpepper, Wife, F, 34, md@16, GA/GA/GA
    Khadra A. Culpepper, Dau, F, W, 17, Sng, FL/FL/GA
    C. Louise Culpepper, Dau, F, W, 13, Sng, FL/FL/GA
    Carroll W. Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, W, 10, Sng, FL/FL/GA
    Margaret M. Culpepper, Dau, F, W, 7, Sng, FL/FL/GA
    John N. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 5, Sng, FL/FL/GA
    Vernon M. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 10, Sng, FL/FL/GA.
  2. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Vernon M. Culpepper, 3 Jul 1926 - 11 Jun 2000, Served 1 Jul 1944 to 31 Jan 1981 as Colonel in the US Army, Interred 17 Jul 2000 in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, Section 11, Site 1124
    Joan H. Culpepper, 12 Feb 1927 - 17 May 1997, Wife of Vernon M. Culpepper, Interred 21 May 1997 in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, Section 11, Site 1124.
  3. 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
    Vernon Mercer Culpepper, died 11 Jun 2000 in Bexar Co., TX.
  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. The 1930 census record age was for Vernon was transcribed in error. It is actually "3 9/12."
  6. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Seminole County, Florida
    ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/fl/seminole/cemetery/geneva.txt
    + Carroll W. Culpepper, 23 Oct 1888 - 25 Nov 1934.
  7. E-mail written 2003-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Linda Dianne Herring Crompton, e-mail address.
  8. 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
    Joan Helen Culpepper, Female, died 17 May 1997 in Bexar Co., TX.
  9. 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
    Jeffrey P Culpepper, Male, died 5 Sep 1998 in Bexar Co., TX.