David Bartow Culpepper

Male, #5914, (16 Mar 1895 - 3 Dec 1969)
Father*Elbert Bartow Culpepper (17 Jan 1861 - 8 Apr 1934)
Mother*Martha Etta Enox (30 Dec 1863 - 1 Dec 1945)
Birth*16 Mar 1895 David was born at Lafayette, Camp Co., Texas, on 16 Mar 1895.1,2,3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Cody, Thomas and David was listed as a son in Elbert Bartow Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Gregg Co., Texas.4 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Thomas and David was listed as a son in Elbert Bartow Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Gregg Co., Texas.5 
City Directory*1917 He was listed in the 1917 city directory for Houston, Harris Co., Texas. Bartow D. Culpepper, Elevator Opr, G. A. Stowers Furniture Co, Rooms: 1015 Clay Ave.6 
WWI Draft Reg*30 May 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 30 May 1917 at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.3 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Private, U. S. Army.)7,1 
Photographedsay 1920 He appeared as a brother in a family photograph say 1920 at Gregg Co., Texas,
Left to right: David Bartow Culpepper, Leta Belle Culpepper, Cody Bryant Culpepper, and Thomas Jefferson Culpepper.8
Children of Elbert Bartow Culpepper
Photographed1922 He appeared as a son in a family photograph 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.8
Elbert Bartow Culpepper family
Marriage*circa 1926 He married Willa C. (?) at Texas circa 1926.7 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 David was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Houston, Harris Co., Texas.7 
Death of Father8 Apr 1934 His father Elbert Bartow Culpepper died on 8 Apr 1934 at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas.9 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.2 
Photographedsay 1940 He appeared as a brother in a family photograph say 1940
Front row, left to right: Thomas Jefferson Culpepper, Stella Maud (Wood) Clark, Emma Katherine Culpepper.
Back row, left to right: David Bartow Culpepper, Thomas Elbert Culpepper, Martha Blanche Culpepper, Joseph Franklin Culpepper, Inez Katherine (Culpepper) Ferkovich, and T. A. Ferkovich.8
Thomas Jefferson Culpepper family
Death of Mother1 Dec 1945 His mother Martha Etta Enox died on 1 Dec 1945 at Longview, Gregg Co., Texas.10 
Marriage*1962 He married Teruko I. (?) in 1962. 
Death*3 Dec 1969 He died at Harris Co., Texas, on 3 Dec 1969 at age 74.1,2,11 
Burial*circa 5 Dec 1969 His body was interred circa 5 Dec 1969 at Elmira Chapel Cemetery, Gregg Co., Texas.1 

Family 1

Willa C. (?) (circa 1899 - )
Marriage*circa 1926 He married Willa C. (?) at Texas circa 1926.7 

Family 2

Teruko I. (?) (31 Mar 1925 - 18 Sep 1971)
Marriage*1962 He married Teruko I. (?) in 1962. 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited13 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. 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.
  2. 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
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Polk's City Directory, Houston, TX, 1917.
  7. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 87, Sheet 24A, Pg 160, Pct. 1, 2012 Wrangle Rd?, Houston, Harris Co., TX
    Own=$9000, Radio=Y, Farm=N, Military=WW
    David B. Culpepper, Head, M, 35, M, md@31, TX GA TX, Salesman-Furniture Store
    Willa C. Culpepper, Wife, F, 30, M, md@27, TX TX TX.
  8. E-mail written 2005 - 2013 to Lew Griffin from ID: 41492 Eileen Vela (Mrs. Octavio Vela), New Mexico, e-mail address.
  9. 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.
  10. 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
    Martha Etta Culpepper, died 1 Dec 1945 in Gregg Co., TX.
  11. 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
    David Bartow Culpepper, Male, Single, died 3 Dec 1969 in Harris Co., TX.