Kelmon Curtis Culpepper1

Male, #6114, (8 Jul 1894 - 26 Nov 1932)
Father*William Wesley Culpepper (29 Sep 1846 - 2 Jul 1931)
Mother*Elizabeth W. Harrell (19 Aug 1854 - 28 Jul 1935)
Birth*8 Jul 1894 Kelmon was born at Camp Springs, Henry Co., Alabama, on 8 Jul 1894.1 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Henry, Joseph, Fernie, Oscar and Kelmon was listed as a son in William Wesley Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Balkum, Henry Co., Alabama.2 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Oscar and Kelmon was listed as a son in William Wesley Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Balkum, Henry Co., Alabama.3 
Marriage*5 Mar 1916 He married Clara Viola Barnett at Henry Co., Alabama, on 5 Mar 1916 at age 21. 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Abbeville, Henry Co., Alabama.1 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Private, US Army.)4 
Birth of Son11 Nov 1919 His son Edward Charles Culpepper was born on 11 Nov 1919 at Abbeville, Henry Co., Alabama.5 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Kelmon was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Hardwickburg, Henry Co., Alabama.6 
Birth of Son10 Oct 1922 His son Marvin Amos Culpepper was born on 10 Oct 1922 at Abbeville, Henry Co., Alabama
Birth of Son1 Nov 1925 His son Robert Jay Culpepper was born on 1 Nov 1925 at Cedar Springs, Early Co., Georgia
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Kelmon was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Cedar Springs, Early Co., Georgia.7 
Death of Father2 Jul 1931 His father William Wesley Culpepper died on 2 Jul 1931 at Headland, Henry Co., Alabama.8 
Death*26 Nov 1932 He died at Cedar Springs, Early Co., Georgia, on 26 Nov 1932 at age 38.9 
Burial*29 Nov 1932 His body was interred on 29 Nov 1932 at Adaniron Baptist Church Cemetery, Henry Co., Alabama.4 

Family

Clara Viola Barnett (9 Nov 1897 - 25 Sep 1978)
Marriage*5 Mar 1916 He married Clara Viola Barnett at Henry Co., Alabama, on 5 Mar 1916 at age 21. 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited2 Oct 2011

Citations

  1. 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
    Kelmon Curtis Culpepper, Abbeville, Henry Co., AL, Age 22, born 8 Jul 1894 in Henry Co., AL; Farmer for L. L. Etheridge, Married with no children, Caucasian, No military experience, Claims exemption due to rheumatism and eyes; Medium Height, Stout Build, Blue Eyes, Dark Hair, not bald, no disabilities; signed 5 Jun 1917.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 99, Page 5A, Lines 78-84, Balkum, Henry Co., AL
    William W. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, Sep 1845, 54, md-26yrs, AL/AL/AL
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, Aug 1854, 46, md-26yrs, ch 13/10, GA/SC/GA
    Evie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Jan 1877, 23, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Leola Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Mar 1880, 20, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Henry Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Mar 1884, 16, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Joseph Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Apr 1886, 14, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Fernie Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Jun 1888, 11, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Oskar Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Sep 1890, 9, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Curtis Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Jul 1894, 5, sng, AL/AL/GA
    Rocksie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Apr 1897, 3, sng, AL/AL/GA.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 117, Page 18A, Lines 45-50, Balkum, Henry Co., AL
    William W. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 64, md1-35yrs, AL/SC/SC, General Farmer
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 54, md1-35yrs, ch 13/7, AL/NC/GA
    Oscar Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 19, sng, AL/AL/AL, Farm Laborer
    Curtis Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL, Farm Laborer
    Roxie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/Farm Laborer, AL
    Dorie Dupree, Grandson, M, Wh, 6, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  4. Mrs. Marvin Scott, compiler, Tomb Inscriptions and Cemetery Notices, Climax, GA: E. H. Hayes, 1958, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 976.131 V3sm.
    Adaniron Baptist Church Cemetery, Near Hardwicksburg, Henry Co., AL
    + Kelmon C. Culpepper, died 26 Nov 1932, Alabama Pvt US Army.
  5. Ledger-Enquirer, Columbus (Muscogee Co.), GA.
    http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/
    Obituary of Edward C. Culpepper (#6692), published 18 Aug 2008.
  6. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 123, Page 4A, Lines 17-18, Hardwicksburg, Henry Co., AL
    Kelmon C. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 25, sng, AL/AL/Farmer
    Clara T. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 22, md, AL/AL/AL.
  7. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 1, page 8B; Cedar Springs, Early Co., GA
    Home=?, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Kelmon Culpepper, Head, 35, md @ 25, AL, AL, GA, Farmer (ID: 6114)
    Clara T. Culpepper, Wife, 33, md @ 18, AL, AL, AL
    Edward C. Culpepper, Son, 10, AL, AL, AL
    Marvin E. Culpepper, Son, 7, AL, AL, AL
    Robert J. Culpepper, Son, 4, GA, AL, AL
    Clarence L. Culpepper, Son, 3, GA, AL, AL.
  8. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    William W. Culpepper died Jul 1931 in Henry Co., Alabama.
  9. 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
    Kelmon C. Culpepper, d. 26 Nov 1932 in Early Co., GA.
  10. The Dothan Eagle, Dothan, Alabama.
    http://www.dothaneagle.com/
    Obituary of Marvin Amos Culpepper (#37559), published 29 Sep 2011.