Thomas C. Culpepper1

Male, #52024, (3 Aug 1914 - 1 May 1999)
Father*David J. Culpepper2 (25 May 1870 - 3 Oct 1969)
Mother*Ida Vestula Smith2 (25 Jan 1885 - 22 Jan 1969)
African* He was an African-American of English Culpeper descent. 
Birth*3 Aug 1914 He was born on 3 Aug 1914 at Wadley, Randolph Co., Alabama.3,2 
Birth3 Aug 1915 He was born on 3 Aug 1915.1 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Herman, John and Thomas was listed as a son in David J. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Almond, Randolph Co., Alabama.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.3 
Marriage*May 1938 He married Mary Lou Culpepper in May 1938 at age 23.2,5 
Residence*Dec 1943 Thomas resided at Randolph Co., Alabama, in Dec 1943.6 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort Benning, Chattahoochee Co., Georgia, and served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(Private First Class in the US Army.)1,6 
Death of Mother22 Jan 1969 His mother Ida Vestula Smith died on 22 Jan 1969 at Randolph Co., Alabama
Death of Father3 Oct 1969 His father David J. Culpepper died on 3 Oct 1969 at Wadley, Randolph Co., Alabama.3,7 
Death*1 May 1999 He died at Dayton, Montgomery Co., Ohio, on 1 May 1999 at age 84.1,3 
Burial*4 May 1999 His body was interred on 4 May 1999 at Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery Co., Ohio.1 

Family

Mary Lou Culpepper (say 1918 - )
Marriage*May 1938 He married Mary Lou Culpepper in May 1938 at age 23.2,5 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited29 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Thomas C. Culpepper, 3 Aug 1915 - 1 May 1999, Served 30 Dec 1943 to 15 Nov 1945 as Private First Class in the US Army, Interred 4 May 1999 in Dayton National Cemetery, Section 28, Site 16.
  2. E-mail written 27 Oct 2006 to Warren Culpepper from Willie James, e-mail address.
  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.
    Almond, Randolph, Alabama; Roll: T625_39; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 150; Image: 873.

    Dave Culpepper 50
    Ida Culpepper 34
    Genva Culpepper 19
    Bernice Culpepper 16
    Herman Culpepper 9
    James Culpepper 7
    Thomas Culpepper 5
    Trammel Carrie 15
    Elizzie Culpepper 75.
  5. Inc., Provo, UT MyFamily.com, compiler, Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7838&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0
    Thomas Culpepper and Mary L. Culpepper married May 1938 in Randolph Co., AL, Vol 21, Cert 10377.
  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
    Thomas C. Culpepper, born 1915, Negro, Native of Alabama; Resided in Randolph Co., Alabama; Enlisted on 10 Dec 1943 in Georgia at Fort Benning in the US Army for the duration of the War plus six months; Education: 2 years of high school; Marital Status: Married.
  7. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 156202844.