Daniel R. Culpepper

Male, #54, (circa 1840 - 1863)
Father*Edward Culpepper of St. Bride's Parish (c 1806 - a 1870)
Mother*Mary (?) (c 1809 - )
Extinct Surname?* The family branch headed by Daniel R. Culpepper is believed to have no living male descendants with the Culpepper surname. If you know otherwise, please contact Lew Griffin using the link at the bottom of this page. 
Birth*circa 1840 Daniel was born at Norfolk Co., Virginia, circa 1840. 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 Daniel was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in Edward Culpepper of St. Bride's Parish's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Saint Bride's Parish, Norfolk Co., Virginia.
(Enumerated in the census but otherwise unaccounted for are 1 M15-20 and 1 F0-5.)1 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Mary, Henry, Frances, Daniel, John, Edward and Mary listed as a household member living with Edward Culpepper of St. Bride's Parish on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Saint Bride's Parish, Norfolk Co., Virginia.2 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1863 He served in the War Between the States between 1861 and 1863

     Daniel R. was a private in co. A, 61st VA Regiment (Jackson Greys), which saw action at Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, The Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, The Crater and other battles. Daniel died from wounds in the U. S. Ford Hospital in 1863. A conflicting account (from Alice Doak) states that Daniel died at Gordonsville, Orange Co., Va. on 5 Oct. 1862.3 
Death*1863 He died in 1863. 
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Henry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited2 Nov 2012


  1. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 161, Ancestry.com Images 37-38, St. Bride's Parish, Norfolk Co., VA
    Edward Culpepper, 1 M0-5, 1 M5-10, 1 M15-20, 1 M30-40, 2 F0-5, 1 F30-40, 0 slaves.
  2. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 464, Family 489, Lines 4-11, St. Brides Parish, Norfolk Co., VA
    Edwd Culpepper, 44, M, Farmer, RE=$500, NC
    Mary Culpepper, 40, F, NC
    Henry L. Culpepper, 16, M, VA
    Fanny C. Culpepper, 12, F, VA
    Daniel R. Culpepper, 10, M, VA
    John C. Culpepper, 8, M, VA
    Edwd D. Culpepper, 6, M, VA
    Mary E. Culpepper, 2, F, VA.
  3. "Confederate Dead", Norfolk Landmarka, Portsmouth Section, 8 Apr 1875. Provided to Culpepper Connections! by Kathleen Pantano:
    + Daniel Culpepper; A Co., (Jackson Grey's), 61st Reg. VA; died in hospital, Feb 1863.