Otis Bucklin Culpepper1

Male, #598, (16 Jun 1894 - 17 Aug 1975)
Father*Benjamin Franklin Culpepper (Feb 1859 - 9 Aug 1929)
Mother*Mary R. Jarvis (13 Jan 1865 - 9 Jul 1942)
Birth*16 Jun 1894 Otis was born at Pamlico Co., North Carolina, on 16 Jun 1894.2 
Birth16 Jun 1895 He was born on 16 Jun 1895 at North Carolina.3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Benjamin, Otis and Ira was listed as a son in Benjamin Franklin Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Pamlico, Pamlico Co., North Carolina.4 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Benjamin, Otis, Ira and Charlie was listed as a son in Benjamin Franklin Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Pamlico, Pamlico Co., North Carolina.5 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Pamlico, Pamlico Co., North Carolina.3 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918.6 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Otis, Ira and Charlie was listed as a son in Benjamin Franklin Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Pamlico, Pamlico Co., North Carolina.7 
Marriage*25 Apr 1920 He married Nancy Elizabeth Dowdy at Harlowe, Carteret Co., North Carolina, on 25 Apr 1920 at age 25.8 
Birth of Son15 Feb 1924 His son Otis Bucklin Culpepper Jr. was born on 15 Feb 1924 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.9,2 
Birth of Son15 Oct 1928 His son Henry Francis Culpepper was born on 15 Oct 1928 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.9 
Death of Son14 Nov 1928 His son Henry Francis Culpepper died on 14 Nov 1928 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.10 
Death of Father9 Aug 1929 His father Benjamin Franklin Culpepper died on 9 Aug 1929 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.11 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Otis was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Harlowe, Carteret Co., North Carolina.6 
Birth of Son17 Jun 1933 His son William Henry Culpepper was born on 17 Jun 1933 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.2 
Birth of Son19 May 1935 His son Benjamin Franklin Culpepper was born on 19 May 1935 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.2 
Death of Mother9 Jul 1942 His mother Mary R. Jarvis died on 9 Jul 1942 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.12 
Birth of Son5 Oct 1945 His son Robert Lee Culpepper was born on 5 Oct 1945 at Carteret Co., North Carolina.2,9 
SSN*1965 His Social Security Number was issued in 1965 in North Carolina.2 
Death*17 Aug 1975 He died at Newport, Carteret Co., North Carolina, on 17 Aug 1975 at age 81.13,2 

Family

Nancy Elizabeth Dowdy (20 Jun 1902 - 27 Feb 1984)
Marriage*25 Apr 1920 He married Nancy Elizabeth Dowdy at Harlowe, Carteret Co., North Carolina, on 25 Apr 1920 at age 25.8 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited6 Sep 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from Adnell Locklear.
  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
    Otis Bucklin Culpepper, 22, of Pamlico, NC, born 16 Jun 1895 in NC; Farming for Joshua Bean near Pamlico; No one is dependent upon him for support; single, Caucasian, no military experience, no exemption from service claimed; Tall height, medium build, blue eyes, ?? hair, not bald and no disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 in Pamlico, Pamlico Co., NC.
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 86, Page 7A, Lines 6-12, Twp 2, Pamlico, Pamlico Co., NC (9 Jun 1910)
    Benjamin Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, Feb 1856, 44, md1-20yrs, NC/NC/NC, Farm Laborer
    Mary R. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, Jan 1865, 35, md-20yrs, ch 8/5, NC/NC/NC
    Annie E. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, Feb 1886, 14, sng, NC/NC/NC, At School
    Georgeanna Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, Dec 1887, 12, sng, NC/NC/NC, At School
    Benjamin D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Oct 1891, 8, sng, NC/NC/NC
    Otis B. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Jun 1894, 5, sng, NC/NC/NC
    Joshua Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Aug 1897, 2, sng, NC/NC/NC.
  5. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 65, Page 21A, Lines 6-14, Pamlico, Pamlico Co., NC (3 May 1910)
    Benjamin Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 56, md1-30yrs, NC/NC/NC, Farmer/General Farm
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 47, md-30yrs, ch 8/7, NC/NC/NC
    Annie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 22, sng, NC/NC/NC, Laborer/Home Farm
    Georgeana Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 20, sng, NC/NC/NC, Laborer/Home Farm
    Benjamin Culpepper Jr, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, NC/NC/NC, Laborer/Home Farm
    Ottis Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, NC/NC/NC, Laborer/Home Farm
    Ira Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 11, sng, NC/NC/NC
    Charlie Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, NC/NC/NC
    Nettie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 3, sng, NC/NC/NC.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 16-17, Pg. 239, Sheet 3-A, Mill Creek Road, Harlowe Township, Carteret Co., NC
    Rents, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Otis B. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 36, md@27, NC/NC/NC, Laborer, Odd jobs, WW Vet
    Nannie E. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 26, md@17, NC/NC/NC
    Mary B. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 8, NC/NC/NC
    Otis B. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, NC/NC/NC
    Nicolas D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3, NC/NC/NC
    Lena M. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 4mos., NC/NC/NC
    Ira D. Dowdy, Bro-in-law, F (sic), Wh, 18, S, NC/NC/NC.
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, Page 11A, Lines 9-19, Twp 2, Pamlico, Pamlico Co., NC
    Dwelling 211. Owns home with mortgage
    Ben Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 64, md, NC/NC/NC, Farmer/General Farm
    Mary Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 54, md, NC/NC/NC
    Ottis Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 25, sng, NC/NC/NC, Laborer/General Farm
    Ira Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 21, sng, NC/NC/NC, Laborer/General Farm
    Charlie Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, NC/NC/NC
    Nellie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 13, sng, NC/NC/NC.
  8. North Carolina State Archives, compiler, North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8909
    Otis B Culpepper, White, Male, 25, married Mamie Dowdy, 18, on 25 Apr 1920 in Harlowe, Carteret Co., NC.
  9. MyFamily.com Inc. (Original data: Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh NC State Archives), compiler, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8783
    Otis Bucklin Culpepper and Nancy Elizabeth Dowdy are the parents of Mary Blake Culpepper, born __ 1921, Otis Bucklin Culpepper, Jr., born __ 1924, Nicholas Dane Culpepper, born __ 1926, Henry F Culpepper, born __ 1928, Alena Mary Culpepper, born __ 1929, Jessie M Culpepper, born __ 1940, Joseph Earl Culpepper, born __ 1941, Charles Edward Culpepper, born __ 1943, and Robert Lee Culpepper, born __ 1945, all in Carteret Co., NC.
  10. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Henry F Culpepper, died 14 Nov 1928 in Carteret Co., NC, (another NC Death index record shows he died 14 Dec 1928).
  11. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Benjamin F Culpepper, born 1859, died 9 Aug 1929 in Carteret Co., NC.
  12. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Mary R Culpepper, White, born 1865, died 9 Jul 1942 in Carteret Co., NC.
  13. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Otis Culpepper, Male, White, born 1894, died 17 Aug 1975 in Carteret Co., NC.