Cornelius Harris Culpepper of Cleveland, OH1

Male, #61556, (14 Jul 1920 - 9 Mar 1998)
African* He was an African-American whose ancestry is unknown. If you can help identify him, please contact us. (Contact info is in page footer.)2 
Birth*14 Jul 1920 He was born on 14 Jul 1920 at Alabama.1,2 
ResidenceJun 1943 Cornelius resided at Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania, in Jun 1943.2 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He enlisted in Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, and served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(US Army.)2 
Marriage*say 1955 He married Doris Jean Merkerson say 1955. 
Residence*1993 Cornelius resided at Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, in 1993.1 
Death*9 Mar 1998 He died at Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, on 9 Mar 1998 at age 77.3 

Family

Doris Jean Merkerson (circa 1934 - 20 Aug 2014)
Marriage*say 1955 He married Doris Jean Merkerson say 1955. 
Last Edited1 Sep 2014

Citations

  1. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8907&enc=1
  2. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Cornelius H Culpepper, Black, Single, born 1920 in Alabama, residing in Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 11 Jun 1943 in Cleveland, Ohio.
  3. Ohio Department of Health - Office of Vital Statistics, compiler, Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944 and 1958-2007, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2010.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5763
    Cornelius H Culpepper
    Birth Date: 14 Jul 1920
    Birth State: Alabama
    Birth Country: United States
    Gender: Male
    Race: African American (Black)
    Death Date: 9 Mar 1998
    Death Time: 7:45 AM
    Hospital of Death: Cleveland Clinic Hospital
    City of Death: Cleveland
    County of Death: Cuyahoga
    Certificate: 019196
    Age at Death: 77
    Certifier: Physician
    Hospital Status: Hospital/Inpatient
    Social Security Number: 420-10-3714
    Father's Surname: Culpepper
    Mother's Maiden Name: Hudson
    Marital Status: Married
    Education: 12
    Armed Forces Indicator: Yes
    Branch of Service: Army
    Industry of Decedent: Motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment
    Occupation of Decedent: Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators
    Census Tract: 1223
    Primary Registration District: 1801.