Ernest Lester Culpepper1,2

Male, #6068, (24 Oct 1894 - 14 Mar 1979)
Father*Rev. Josiah B. Culpepper3 (Jun 1855 - 1925)
Mother*Alice (?)3 (Mar 1876 - )
Birth*24 Oct 1894 Ernest was born at Alabama on 24 Oct 1894.4 
Birth24 Nov 1895 He was born on 24 Nov 1895.5,3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Charles, William, Ernest and Benjamin was listed as a son in Rev. Josiah B. Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Huntsville, Madison Co., Alabama.3 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Sgt., US Army.)6,4 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1920 at Gary, Lake Co., Indiana.7 
Marriage*11 Apr 1925 He married Mary Edna Daniel on 11 Apr 1925 at age 30. 
Death of Father1925 His father Rev. Josiah B. Culpepper died in 1925 at Cherokee Co., Alabama
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Ernest was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Rome, Floyd Co., Georgia.6 
Death of Spouse16 Apr 1934 His wife Mary Edna Daniel died on 16 Apr 1934.4 
Residence*Mar 1979 Ernest resided at Floyd Co., Georgia, in Mar 1979.8 
Death*14 Mar 1979 He died at Adairsville, Bartow Co., Georgia, on 14 Mar 1979 at age 84.8,5 
Burial*circa 16 Mar 1979 His body was interred circa 16 Mar 1979 at Rush Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Floyd Co., Georgia.4 

Family

Mary Edna Daniel (29 Mar 1897 - 16 Apr 1934)
Marriage*11 Apr 1925 He married Mary Edna Daniel on 11 Apr 1925 at age 30. 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited5 May 2011

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 42, page 4B, 917 Walnut Street, Rome, Floyd Co., GA
    Home=$2500, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Ernest L. Culpepper, Head, M, 35, M, md @ 30, AL/AL/AL, Mauler/Stove Mfg Co., WW-I Vet.
    Mary E. Culpepper, Wife, F, 33, M, md @ 28, AL/AL/AL
    Evelyn J. Culpepper, Dau, F, 4, S, GA/AL/AL
    Guy B. Culpepper, Son, M, 2 10/12, S, GA/AL/AL.
  2. E-mail written May 2011 to Warren Culpepper from Kathy M. Kennedy (d/o #47465), e-mail address.
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 98, Sheet 11B, Lines 78-87, Huntsville, Madison Co., Alabama (8 Jun 1900)
    Josiah Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, Jun 1855, 44, md-9yrs, AL/TN/GA, House Carpenter
    Alice Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, Mar 1876, 24, md-9yrs, ch 3/3, AL/AL/AL
    Beulah Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Mar 1880, 20, sng, AL/AL/AL, Weaver/Cotton Mill
    Ora Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Mar 1882, 18, sng, AL/AL/AL, Weaver/Cotton Mill
    Charles Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Apr 1884, 16, sng, AL/AL/AL, Weaver/Cotton Mill
    Ruth Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Aug 1886, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL, Spinner/Cotton Mill
    Erskine Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Jan 1888, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL, At school
    Earnest Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Nov 1895, 4, sng, AL/AL/AL, At school
    Ben Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Nov 1897, 2, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Florence Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, Aug 1899, 8/12, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. Madge Tate and Sandra Junkins Shirley Kinney, compiler, Floyd County, GA Cemeteries, Volumes 1-2, Rome, GA: The Society, 1985, 1989, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 975.835 V3f v.
    Rush Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Floyd Co., GA
    + Ernest Lester Culpepper, 24 Oct 1894 – 14 Mar 1979, Sgt. US Army WW-I
    + Edna Daniel Culpepper, 29 Mar 1897 – 16 Apr 1934.
  5. 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
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 42, page 4B, 917 Walnut Street, Rome, Floyd Co., GA
    Home=$2500, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Ernest L. Culpepper, Head, M, 35, M, md @ 30, AL/AL/AL, Mauler/Stove Mfg Co., WW-I Vet.
    Mary E. Culpepper, Wife, F, 33, M, md @ 28, AL/AL/AL
    Evelyn J. Culpepper, Dau, F, 4, S, GA/AL/AL
    Guy B. Culpepper, Son, M, 2 10/12, S, GA/AL/AL.
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 241, Page 9B, Calumet Twp, Gary, Lake Co., IN
    Provisional Regiment, Fourth Division
    Ernest L. Culpepper, 23, M, Sng, AL/AL/AL, Sergeant.
  8. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Ernest L. Culpepper, d. 14 Mar 1979 at 84 years in Bartow Co., GA; Res. in Floyd Co., GA.