Braxton Bragg Culpepper1

Male, #6044, (Jul 1889 - 1960)
Father*Joel Mathias Culpepper (25 Feb 1840 - 22 Apr 1913)
Mother*Margaret Drake (Mar 1846 - 1926)
Birth*Jul 1889 Braxton was born at DeKalb Co., Alabama, in Jul 1889. 
Photographedcirca 1905 He appeared as a son 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.2
Joel Mathias Culpepper family circa 1900
Death of Father22 Apr 1913 His father Joel Mathias Culpepper died on 22 Apr 1913 at DeKalb Co., Alabama
Marriage*circa 1918 He married Omie (?) circa 1918. 
Death of Mother1926 His mother Margaret Drake died in 1926 at DeKalb Co., Alabama
Death*1960 He died in 1960. 
Burial*1960 His body was interred in 1960 at Fischer Cemetery, Fischer Crossroads, DeKalb Co., Alabama.3 
Biography* Braxton spent most of his life in Chattanooga, TN. 


Omie (?) (22 Jun 1886 - 16 Sep 1987)
Marriage*circa 1918 He married Omie (?) circa 1918. 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Jul 2014


  1. E-mail written 1983-2011 to Lew Griffin from Mary Genevieve Taylor Harris (#48715), Dallas, TX, e-mail address.
  2. E-mail written 2005-2008 to Culpepper Connections from Lora N. Culpepper (#51749), Alabama, e-mail address.