York Culpepper of Colorado1

Male, #59711, (22 Feb 1889 - )
African* He was an African-American.1 
Birth*22 Feb 1889 He was born on 22 Feb 1889 at West Point, Clay Co., Mississippi.1 
WWI Draft Reg*4 Jun 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 4 Jun 1917 at Pueblo, Pueblo Co., Colorado.1 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Army, Cook.)2 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 York was listed as a nephew in an unknown person 's household on the 1920 Census at Pueblo, Pueblo Co., Colorado.3 
Last Edited30 Sep 2010


  1. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    York Culpepper, age 28, 2513 North Main, Pueblo, Colorado, born 22 Feb 1889 at Westport, MS; Wife and 2 children are dependent, Black, no prior military service and no exemption from the draft is claimed. Medium height, medium build, dark eyes, dark hair, not bald and no disabilities. Registered 4 Jun 1917 at Pueblo, CO.
  2. Colorado Soldiers in WWI, 1917-18. (database online: http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5442.htm) Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001. Original data: "Roster of Men and Women Who Served in the World War from Colorado, 1917-18." Colorado: Adjutant General, Colorado National Guard, 1941.
    "York Culpepper, Rank: Cook, Branch: M. G. Bn., Place: Pueblo County."
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 204, Page 2A, Lines 2513, 2513 N. Main St, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO, 2 Feb 1920
    C. L. Sims, Head, M, Black, 37, md, MS/MS/MS, Laborer/Garage
    Rosa B. Sims, Wife, F, Black, 26, md, NC/NC/NC, nurse/private family
    York Culpepper, Cousin, M, Black, 26, md, MS/MS/MS, Laborer/Garage.