Elbert Bartow Culpepper

Male, #5902, (17 Jan 1861 - 8 Apr 1934)
Father*Joseph Marion Culpepper (11 Apr 1811 - 24 Mar 1878)
Mother*Sarah Caroline Ward (16 Dec 1818 - a 1880)
DNA* Elbert has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Drury Culpepper of Henry Co., AL, who is a great- grandson of Joseph Culpepper and 3-great-grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*17 Jan 1861 Elbert was born at Eufaula, Barbour Co., Alabama, on 17 Jan 1861. 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Sarah, David and Elbert listed as a household member living with Joseph Marion Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Abbeville, Henry Co., Alabama.1 
Death of Father24 Mar 1878 His father Joseph Marion Culpepper died on 24 Mar 1878 at Abbeville, Henry Co., Alabama
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Elbert was listed as a son in Sarah Caroline Ward's household on the 1880 Census at Lawrenceville, Henry Co., Alabama.2 
Marriage*23 Oct 1884 He married Martha Etta Enox at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas, on 23 Oct 1884 at age 23.3 
Birth of Son2 Nov 1888 His son Cody Bryant Culpepper was born on 2 Nov 1888 at Coffeeville, Upshur Co., Texas.4,5 
Photographedsay 1890 He was photographed say 1890 at Upshur Co., Texas.6
Elbert Bartow Culpepper
Birth of Son22 Nov 1890 His son Thomas Jefferson Culpepper was born on 22 Nov 1890 at Coffeeville, Upshur Co., Texas.7 
Birth of Son16 Mar 1895 His son David Bartow Culpepper was born on 16 Mar 1895 at Lafayette, Camp Co., Texas.8,4,9 
Photographedsay 1900 He was photographed say 1900 at Henry Co., Alabama.6
Elbert Bartow & wife Mary Etta (Enox) Culpepper
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Elbert was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Gregg Co., Texas.10 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Elbert was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Gregg Co., Texas.11 
Photographedsay 1914 He was photographed say 1914 at Gregg Co., Texas.6
Elbert Bartow & Martha Etta (Enox) Culpepper
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Elbert was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Judson, Gregg Co., Texas.12 
Photographed*1922 He was photographed in 1922 at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas,
Back, left to right: Emma Katherine Clark Culpepper, Thomas Elbert Culpepper, Thomas Jefferson Culpepper, David Bartow Culpepper, John Ernest Melton, Leta Belle Culpepper Melton, John Melton, Maud F. Cabbiness Culpepper, and Cody Bryant Culpepper.
Front, left to right: Katherine Inez Culpepper, Martha Blanche Culpepper, Elbert Bartow Culpepper, Martha Etta Enox Culpepper, Nelwyn Melton, Hazel Culpepper, and Florine Culpepper.6
Elbert Bartow Culpepper family
Photographedsay 1925 He was photographed say 1925 at Henry Co., Alabama.6
Elbert Bartow & wife Mary Etta (Enox) Culpepper
Death*8 Apr 1934 He died at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas, on 8 Apr 1934 at age 73.13 
Burial*circa 10 Apr 1934 His body was interred circa 10 Apr 1934 at Elmira Chapel Cemetery, Gregg Co., Texas.14 

Family

Martha Etta Enox (30 Dec 1863 - 1 Dec 1945)
Marriage*23 Oct 1884 He married Martha Etta Enox at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas, on 23 Oct 1884 at age 23.3 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Benjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited6 Jun 2013

Citations

  1. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 10, Lines 7-10, 11th Precinct, Abbeville P.O., Henry Co., AL
    Joseph Culpepper, 57, M, Wh, Farmer, RE=$2000, PE=$500, SC
    Sarah Culpepper, 53, F, Wh, SC
    David A. Culpepper, 14, M, Wh, Farm Laborer, AL
    Elbert E. Culpepper, 9, M, Wh, AL.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 87, Page 716B, Lawrenceville, Henry Co., AL
    Sarah Culpepper, Self, F, wid, Wh, 63, Keeping House SC/SC/SC
    A. B. Culpepper, Son, M, sng, Wh, 19, Farmer, AL/SC/SC.
  3. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795
    Upshur Co., TX: Elbert B. Culpepper and Etta Dearmore, 23 Oct 1884.
  4. 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
  5. 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
    Cody Bryant Culpepper, Longview, TX, age 28, born 2 Nov 1888 in Diona, Texas, Phoographer for self at Longview, Texas, Wife and 2 children are dependent, Married, Caucasian, Medium height, Slender build, Blue eyes, Borwn hair, Bald, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 at Gregg Co., Texas.
  6. E-mail written 2005 - 2013 to Lew Griffin from ID: 41492 Eileen Vela (Mrs. Octavio Vela), New Mexico, e-mail address.
  7. 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
    Thomas Jefferson Culpepper, Longview, TX, age 26, born 22 Nov 1890 in Upshur Co., Texas, Assistant Photographer for Dickerson's at Shreveport, LA. Wife and 1 child are dependent, Married, Caucasian, Short height, Slender build, Gray eyes, Light hair, Not bald, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 at Gregg Co., Texas.
  8. Tombstone.
    Elmira Chapel Cemetery, Gregg Co., TX
    David B. Culpepper, 16 Mar 1895 – 3 Dec 1969, Private, U. S. Army, WW I
    Teruko I. Culpepper, 31 Mar 1925 – 18 Sep 1971.
  9. 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
    David B. Culpepper, 718 Milam, Houston, Harris Co., TX, age 22, born 16 Mar 1895 in Lafayette, Texas; Clerical work for G. A. Stowers Furniture Co. of Houston, Texas, No dependents, Single, Caucasian, Short height, Slender build, Blue eyes, Brown hair, Slightly bald, No disabilities. Registered 30 May 1917 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.
  10. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 33, Sheet 3A, Pg 59A, Pct 2, Gregg Co., TX (5 Jun 1900)
    Elbert Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, Jun 1861, 39, md-15 yrs, AL SC SC, Farmer
    Etter Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, Dec 1863, 36, md-15 yrs, ch 4/4, TX KY SC
    Cody Culpepper, Son, Wh, F, Oct 1888, 11, S, TX AL TX
    Thomas Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Oct 1890, 9, S, TX AL TX, Farm Laborer
    Letta Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Oct 1892, 7, S, TX AL TX
    Bartow Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Mar 1895, 5, S, TX AL TX, Farm Laborer.
  11. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 4, Sheet 6A, Pg  216A, Pct 2, Gen.com Img 11,Spring Hill Rd., Gregg Co., TX
    Elbert B. Culpepper, Head, M, 49, M1, md-25 yrs, AL SC SC, Farmer
    Martha E. Culpepper, Wife, F, 46, M1, md-25 yrs, ch 0/0, TX KY MS
    Thomas J. Culpepper, Son, M, 19, S, TX AL TX, Farm Laborer
    Leta B. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 17, S, TX AL TX
    David B. Culpepper, Son, M, 15, S, TX AL TX, Farm Laborer.
  12. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, Sheet 5A, Pg 188, Pct 1, Judson, Gregg Co., TX
    Own=Y, Farm=Y
    Elbert Culpepper, Head, M, 58, M, AL SC SC, Farmer
    Etta Culpepper, Wife, F, 56, TX KY MS.
  13. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Elbert B. Culpepper, Gregg Co., Apr 8 1934, 17906.
  14. Tombstone.
    Elmira Chapel Cemetery, Gregg Co., TX
    Elbert B. Culpepper, 1861 – 1934
    Martha E. Culpepper, 1863 – 1945.