Robert Edward Culpepper1

Male, #530, (21 Nov 1895 - Mar 1986)
Father*Joshua R. Culpepper (22 Sep 1867 - )
Mother*Alice Griffin (Jul 1875 - )
DNA* Robert has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Robert Culpepper, Jr., who is a son of Robert Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*21 Nov 1895 He was born on 21 Nov 1895 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.2,3,4 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Robert and William was listed as a son in Joshua R. Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Western Branch District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.5 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Robert and William was listed as a son in Joshua R. Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Western Branch District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.6 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 Robert registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Norfolk (city), Virginia.4 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918.7 
Marriage*circa 1925 He married Minnie Magnolia Moye circa 1925.7 
Birth of Son4 Mar 1926 His son Garland Richard Culpepper was born on 4 Mar 1926 at Portsmouth (city), Virginia.3 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Robert was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Harrison Ward, Portsmouth (city), Virginia.7 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 by the Railroad Board.3 
1940 Census*1 Apr 1940 Robert was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Washington Ward, Portsmouth (city), Virginia.8 
WWII Draft Reg*27 Apr 1942 He registered for the WW-II draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Norfolk (city), Virginia.9 
Death*Mar 1986 He died at Portsmouth (city), Virginia, in Mar 1986 at age 90.3 

Family

Minnie Magnolia Moye (14 Sep 1906 - 19 Nov 1995)
Marriage*circa 1925 He married Minnie Magnolia Moye circa 1925.7 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Robert Culpepper Jr. of Lower Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited11 Feb 2013

Citations

  1. WW-II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Online database at Ancestry.com.
  2. Birth Records, 1880-1896, Virginia Bureau of Vital Statistics, LDS Film 2026342.
  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. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482
    Robert Edward Culpepper, age 21, Hodges Ferry, Norfolk Co., VA, born 21 Nov 1895 in Norfolk Co., VA, Boatsman for Joshua Culpepper in Hodges Ferry, VA, Dependents: None, Single, White, No prior military service, Claims no exemption from the draft, Short Height, Medium Build, Blue eyes, Red hair, not bald, no physical disqualifications; registered 5 Jun 1917 at Norfolk Co., VA.
  5. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 44, Page 8B, Family 173, Western Branch, Portsmouth (city), VA
    Joshua Culpeper, Head, Wh, M, Sep 1867, 32, Md-7 yrs, VA/VA/VA, Oysterman
    Alice Culpeper, Wife, Wh, F, Jul 1875, 24, Md-7 yrs, ch 2/2, NC/NC/NC
    Robert E. Culpeper, Son, Wh, M, Nov 1895, 4, S, VA/VA/VA
    William A. Culpeper, Son, Wh, M, Sep 1898, 1, S, VA/VA/VA.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 82, Sheet 2A, Family 27, Western Branch, Portsmouth (city), VA
    Joshua R. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 44, Md1-16 yrs, VA/VA/VA, Oysterman-River
    Alice Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 34, Md1-16 yrs, ch 5/4, NC/NC/NC, None
    Robert E. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, S, VA/VA/NC, None
    Willie A. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 11, S, VA/VA/NC, None
    Cora L. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, 9, S, VA/VA/NC, None
    Lula M. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 8, S, VA/VA/NC, None.
  7. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Portsmouth (city), VA, Harrison Ward, ED 2, Page 3B, Family 74, 1409 Piedmont Ave (4 Apr 1930)
    Robert Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 33, md@28, VA/VA/NC, Brakeman/RR, WW1 Vet
    Minnie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 23, md@18, NC/NC/NC
    Garland Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 134 sng, VA/VA/NC.
  8. 1940 (16th) US Census, compiled by the US Bureau of the Census, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls., Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2442
    Portsmouth (city), VA, Washington Ward, ED 116-39, Page 12 (9 Apr 1940)
    Lines 45-48, 413 Douglas Avenue
    Robert E. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 44, md, VA, 1935 in same place, Brakeman/Railroad
    Minnie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 34, md, NC, 1935 in same place, Housework
    Garland R. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, sng, VA, 1935 in same place, School
    Robert E. Culpepper Jr., Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, VA, 1935 in same place.
  9. WW-II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Online database at Ancestry.com.
    Robert Edward Culpepper, White, born 21 Nov 1895 in Norfolk County, residing in Norfolk, Virginia, registered 27 Apr 1942.