Robert P. Culpepper

Male, #5839, (circa 1837 - )
Father*Burrell Smith Culpepper of Polk Co., TN (c 1807 - a 1860)
Mother*Mary Cameron (c 1811 - )
DNA* To help confirm Robert P. Culpepper's descent from Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, we are seeking a male Culpepper descendant of Robert's to participate in our free DNA testing project. For more information, go to:
Name Variation He was also known as Bob. 
Birth*circa 1837 Robert was born at McMinn Co., Tennessee, circa 1837. 
1840 Census1 Jun 1840 Robert and Daniel was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in Burrell Smith Culpepper of Polk Co., TN's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at McMinn Co., Tennessee.1 
Civil War*between 1863 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1863 and 1865.2 
Birth of SonMar 1867 His son John R. Culpepper was born in Mar 1867 at Texas.3 
Birth of Soncirca 1875 His son J. S. Culpepper was born circa 1875 at Texas
Birth of SonJul 1878 His son George Evans Culpepper was born in Jul 1878 at Texas.4 
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 Robert was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Titus Co., Texas.5 


ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Benjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited16 Jul 2010


  1. 1840 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 135, Images 115-116, Unknown Township, McMinn Co., TN
    R. S. Culpepper, 2 M0-5, 3 M5-10, 1 M30-40, 1 F20-30, 0 slaves.
  2. Linda Mearse, compiler, Confederate Indigent Families Index, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
    R. Culpepper, Titus Co., TX.
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 121, Sheet 6B, Pg 130A, Pct 6, Img 12, Upshur Co., TX
    John R. Culpepper, Head, M, Mar-1867, 33, md-4 yrs, TX TN TX, Fireman-Sawmill
    Eva Culpepper, Wife, F, Sep-1876, 23, md-4 yrs, Ch 2/2, TX TX GA
    Marion A. Culpepper, Son, M, May-1897, 3, S, TX TX TX
    John L. Culpepper, Son, M, Jan-1899, 1, S, TX TX TX
    Minard M. Smith, Boarder, M, Jul-1873, 26, S, TX TX GA, Manager-Sawmill.
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 64, Sheet 6A, Pg 114, Pct 2, Img 11, Fannin Co., TX
    George Culpepper, Head, M, Jul-1878, 21, M, md-1 yr, TX TN TN, Farmer
    Lina Culpepper, Wife, F, Mar-1881, 19, M, md-1 yr, ch 1/1, TX MO VA
    Mark Culpepper, Son, M, Feb-1900, 3/12, S, TX TX TX.
  5. ED 109, Sheet 14, Pg 356B, Pct 4, Titus Co., TX
    R. P. Culpepper, M, 43, Head, Wid, TX NC NC, Farmer
    J. R. Culpepper, M, 13, Son, S, TX TN TN
    N. J. Culpepper, F, 11, Dau, S, TX TN TN
    M. P. Culpepper, F, 8, Dau, S, TX TN TN
    J. S. Culpepper, M, 5, Son, S, TX TN TN
    G. E. Culpepper, M, 2, Son, S, TX TN TN.