Mary Melvina Culpepper1

Female, #5833, (16 Feb 1834 - 20 Jan 1917)
Father*Joel Culpepper of Cherokee Co. AL (1782 - bt 1855 - 1860)
Mother*Ann Elizabeth Tyler (17 Dec 1790 - 10 Nov 1870)
Name-Comm Her was commonly known as Polly Melvina Culpepper. 
Birth*16 Feb 1834 Mary was born at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 16 Feb 1834. 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 Mary was probably a free white female, age 5 and under 10, in Joel Culpepper of Cherokee Co. AL's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Cherokee Co., Alabama.
(Enumerated in the census but otherwise not identified is 1 F0-5.)2 
Marriage*15 Sep 1856 She married William Baker Ash at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 15 Sep 1856 at age 22. 
Married Name15 Sep 1856  As of 15 Sep 1856, her married name was Ash. 
Death of Mother10 Nov 1870 Her mother Ann Elizabeth Tyler died on 10 Nov 1870 at DeKalb Co., Alabama
Death*20 Jan 1917 She died at Carrollton, Carroll Co., Georgia, on 20 Jan 1917 at age 82. 

Family

William Baker Ash (circa 1830 - )
Marriage*15 Sep 1856 She married William Baker Ash at McMinn Co., Tennessee, on 15 Sep 1856 at age 22. 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited5 Jun 2009

Citations

  1. E-mail written Oct 2007 - Oct 2008 to Lew Griffin from Barbara Hammett, e-mail address.
  2. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 113, Ancestry.com images 5-6, Unknown Township, Cherokee Co., AL
    Joel Culpepper, 1 M10-15, 1 M50-60, 1 F0-5, 1 F5-10, 2 F10-15, 1 F40-50.