Tom Culpepper1

Male, #58880, (25 Aug 1920 - Jul 1983)
Father*Frank Culpepper of Clarke Co., MS1 (12 Aug 1876 - )
Mother*Melanie (?)1 (c 1892 - )
African* He was an African-American.1 
Birth*25 Aug 1920 He was born on 25 Aug 1920 at Mississippi.1,2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Rufus, William, Albert, Tom and L. was listed as a son in Frank Culpepper of Clarke Co., MS's household on the 1930 Census at Clarke Co., Mississippi.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Mississippi.2 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945.3 
Death*Jul 1983 He died at Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey, in Jul 1983 at age 62.2 
Last Edited18 Oct 2008


  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 12-12, Page 1A, Beat 4, Clarke Co., MS
    Rent Farm, Radio=N
    Frank Culpepper, Head, M, Black, 53, md@33, MS/AL/AL, Cannot read or write, Farmer, General Farmer, Vet=N
    Lizzie Culpepper, Wife, F, Black, 37, md@16, AL/AL/AL, Cannot read or write
    Rufus Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 17, sng, MS/AL/MS, Laborer, Farm
    William Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 13, sng, MS/AL/MS, Laborer, Farm
    Albert Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 11, sng, MS/AL/MS
    Tom Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 10, sng, MS/AL/MS
    L. D. Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 9, sng, MS/AL/MS
    Rena Culpepper, Daughter, F, Black, 6, MS/AL/MS
    Annie M. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Black, 4, MS/AL/MS.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  3. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at, 2005.
    Tom Culpepper, born 1920 in MS, Black, Single, Education: Grammar School, Height/Wt: 70/148; Resided in: Clarke Co., MS; Enlisted 16 Dec 1942 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).