Benjamin Jacob Culpepper

Male, #5945, (7 Jun 1896 - 8 Jul 1958)
Father*William Burton Culpepper (4 May 1857 - 1 Nov 1913)
Mother*Sarah Ellen Dew (17 Nov 1864 - 2 Apr 1941)
Nickname  Benjamin Jacob Culpepper also went by the name of Jake. 
Birth7 Jun 1894 He was born on 7 Jun 1894.1 
Marriage* He married (?) Bachlor
Birth*7 Jun 1896 Benjamin was born at Attala Co., Mississippi, on 7 Jun 1896.2 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 John, Walter, Benjamin and William was listed as a son in William Burton Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Attala Co., Mississippi.3 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Walter, Benjamin and William was listed as a son in William Burton Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Attala Co., Mississippi.4 
Death of Father1 Nov 1913 His father William Burton Culpepper died on 1 Nov 1913 at Attala Co., Mississippi.5 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1918 Benjamin registered for the WW-I draft, naming Sarah Ellen Dew as his nearest relative, on 5 Jun 1918 at Kosciusko, Attala Co., Mississippi.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 William and Benjamin was listed as a son in Sarah Ellen Dew's household on the 1920 Census at Sallis, Attala Co., Mississippi.6 
Photographedsay 1935 He appeared as a brother in a family photograph say 1935 at Attala Co., Mississippi.7
William Burton Culpepper family
Photographed*circa 1940 He was photographed circa 1940 at Attala Co., Mississippi.7
Benjamin Jacob Culpepper
Death of Mother2 Apr 1941 His mother Sarah Ellen Dew died on 2 Apr 1941 at Attala Co., Mississippi.5 
Death*8 Jul 1958 He died on 8 Jul 1958 at age 62.7,1 
Burial*circa 10 Jul 1958 His body was interred circa 10 Jul 1958 at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, Attala Co., Mississippi.8,1 

Family

(?) Bachlor (say 1896 - )
Marriage* He married (?) Bachlor
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Mar 2008

Citations

  1. Marymaganos McCool Fenwick, compiler, Attala County, Mississippi CemeteriesFenwick, 1988?, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 976.2644 V3a.
    Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, Youth Center Road, Attala County, Mississippi
    + B. J. Culpepper, 7 Jun 1894 - 8 Jul 1958.
  2. 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
    Benjamin Culpeper (2p), age 21, RFD#2, Sallis, MS. Born 7 Jun 1896 in Attala Co., MS. Father born in MS. Employed by Mrs. Sara E. Culpeper (Farming), RFD#2, Sallis, MS. Nearest relative: same. White. Signed (x). Tall, Slender, Blue eyes, Black hair, Partly deaf, Mentally deficient. 5 Jun 1918, Kosciusko, Attala Co., MS.
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, Page 12B, Family 216, Newport, Attala County, MS
    William B. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, May 1858, 42, Md-20 yrs, MS/NA/NA, Farmer
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, Nov 1864, 35, Md-20 yrs, ch 10/9, MS/MS/AL
    Mary M. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Oct 1882, 17, S, MS/MS/MS
    John R. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Feb 1884, 16, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm laborer
    Walter Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Feb 1886, 14, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm laborer
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Jan 1888, 12, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm laborer
    Delila E. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Nov 1889, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Hattie A. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Sep 1891, 8, S, MS/MS/MS
    Benjamin J. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Jun 1894, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    William O Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Aug 1897, 2, S, MS/MS/MS
    Rannie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Mar 1900, 3/12, S, MS/MS/MS.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED9, Sheet 12B, Family 108, Beat 4, Attala County, MS
    Burton Culpeper, Head, M, Wh, 57, Md-29 yrs, MS/US/US, Farmer, General farm
    Sarah Culpeper, Wife, F, Wh, 45, Md-29 yrs, ch 12/11, MS/MS/MS
    Walter Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 23, S, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm
    Etta Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 22, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Hattie Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 18, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Jacob Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 14, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Oscar Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 12, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Essie Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Fannie Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clarence McBride, Grandson, M, Wh, 3, S, MS/MS/MS
    Julia McBride, Granddaughter, F, Wh, 1 2/12, MS/MS/MS.
  5. Marymaganos McCool Fenwick, compiler, Attala County, Mississippi CemeteriesFenwick, 1988?, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 976.2644 V3a.
    Stump Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery (aka Stump Bridge), Attala County, Mississippi.
    + W. Burton Culpepper, 4 May 1857 - 1 Nov 1913
    + Sarah Due Culpepper, 17 Nov 1864 - 2 Apr 1941.
  6. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 12, sheet 7A, lines 1-5, Beat 4, Newport, Attala Co., MS (9 Feb 1920)
    Sarah Culpepper, Head, F, Wh, 25, wid, MS/TN/AL, Farmer
    Jake Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 25, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Oscar Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 22, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Fannie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 15, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Hattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 28, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  7. E-mail written 2002-2007 to Culpepper Connections from Buena Faye Allen Smith (desc/o #5992), Grand Bay, AL, e-mail address (Nov 2008).
  8. E-mail written 2002-2007 to Culpepper Connections from Buena Faye Allen Smith (desc/o #5992), Grand Bay, AL, e-mail address (Nov 2008).
    Pleasant Ridge Cemetery is located near the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, which is six miles northeast of Sallis, MS on old Highway 12, more recently called the Youth Center Road. (Nov 2005).