Margaret Esther Culpepper

Female, #6038, (Sep 1875 - 1944)
Father*Joel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
Mother*Margaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*Sep 1875 Margaret was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in Sep 1875. 
Photographedcirca 1905 She appeared as a daughter in a family photograph circa 1905
Joel Mathias Culpepper family of Lookout Mountain, AL, pictured around Thanksgiving 1900. Matt and Margaret Culpepper are shown with nine of their eleven children. (Adolph and Kansas were not present.) Seated to the left of his father and wife Margaret is Donald. The others, left to right, are Katie, Lorn, Washington, Homer, Braxton, Ester, Cleveland, and Johnson.1
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Death of Father22 Apr 1913 Her father Joel Mathias Culpepper died on 22 Apr 1913 at DeKalb Co., Alabama
1920 Census* Margaret was listed as a daughter in Margaret Drake's household on the 1920 Census at DeKalb Co., Alabama.2 
Biography* Margaret never married. 
Death of Mother1926 Her mother Margaret Drake died in 1926 at DeKalb Co., Alabama
Death*1944 She died at Fort Payne, DeKalb Co., Alabama, in 1944. 
Burial*1944 Her body was interred in 1944 at Fischer Cemetery, Fischer Crossroads, DeKalb Co., Alabama.3 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Jul 2014


  1. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.
  2. ED 72, sheet 10, line 53.