William Newton Culpepper1

Male, #6199, (3 Apr 1875 - 28 Jul 1939)
Father*Samuel Houston Culpepper (8 Apr 1848 - 16 Feb 1897)
Mother*Sarah D. Smith (8 Feb 1855 - 18 Sep 1882)
Name Variation He was also known as Will. 
Birth*3 Apr 1875 William was born at Fannin Co., Texas, on 3 Apr 1875.2,3,4 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Adolphus and William was listed as a son in Samuel Houston Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Fannin Co., Texas.2 
Death of Mother18 Sep 1882 His mother Sarah D. Smith died on 18 Sep 1882 at Ravenna, Fannin Co., Texas.5 
Death of Father16 Feb 1897 His father Samuel Houston Culpepper died on 16 Feb 1897 at Fannin Co., Texas.5 
Marriage*22 Mar 1903 He married Linnie G. Stanford at Texas on 22 Mar 1903 at age 27. At Henry White's house.6,3 
Birth of Son8 Aug 1905 His son Henry Bluford Culpepper was born on 8 Aug 1905 at Texas.7 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Callahan Co., Texas.6 
Birth of Son12 Feb 1912 His son Marcus Lee Culpepper was born on 12 Feb 1912 at Callahan Co., Texas.7,8 
Residence*Sep 1918 William and Linnie resided at Pattonville, Lamar Co., Texas, in Sep 1918.4 
WWI Draft Reg*12 Sep 1918 William registered for the WW-I draft, naming Linnie G. Stanford as his nearest relative, on 12 Sep 1918 at Paris, Lamar Co., Texas.4 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Callahan Co., Texas.9 
Birth of Son3 Feb 1921 His son William Newton Culpepper Jr. was born on 3 Feb 1921 at Callahan Co., Texas.10 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Callahan Co., Texas.11 
Death*28 Jul 1939 He died at Callahan Co., Texas, on 28 Jul 1939 at age 64.1 
Burial*circa 31 Jul 1939 His body was interred circa 31 Jul 1939 at Dudley Cemetery, Dudley, Callahan Co., Texas.12,1 
Reunion9 Jul 2006 A reunion has been held annually for over 50 years for the descendants of: (1) Samuel Huston Culpepper, including the Henry B. and William N. Culpepper families, and (2) Lucinda Council Culpepper and John Wesly Walker. Any Culpepper descendent wishing to come is welcome! For many years it was held in July at the Coleman Park. The 2008 reunion has been canceled due to the economy and high gas prices.13 

Family

Linnie G. Stanford (23 Oct 1881 - 22 Oct 1946)
Marriage*22 Mar 1903 He married Linnie G. Stanford at Texas on 22 Mar 1903 at age 27. At Henry White's house.6,3 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited30 Dec 2006

Citations

  1. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    William Newton Culpepper, Callahan Co., Jul 28 1939, 31725.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 30, Sheet 37, Pg 520A, Pct 7, Fannin Co., TX
    Samuel Culpepper, M, 30, Head, M, TN TN TN, Farmer
    Sarah Culpepper, F, 25, Wife, M, TN TN TN
    Adolphus Culpepper, M, 9, Son, S, TX TN TN
    William Culpepper, M, 5, Son, S, TX TN TN
    Ida Culpepper, F, 1, Dau, S, TX TN TN
    Samuel Terrett, M, 24, Hired Hand, S, KY KY KY, Farm Laborer
    Adolphus Culpepper, M, 31, Bro, S, TN TN TN, Brick Mason.
  3. , Callie Baggett Culpepper Bible.
    from Pat Roberts.
  4. 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
    William Newton Culpepper, 43, of Pattonville, Lamar Co., Texas, born 3 Apr 1875, Caucasian, Farmer. Nearest Relative: Linnie Culpepper of Pattonville, Lamar, Texas. Medium height and build, gray eyes, light hair, weak eyes. Registered 12 Sep 1918 at Paris, Lamar Co., Texas.
  5. Tombstone.
    Mulberry Cemetery, Fannin Co., TX:
    Samuel H. Culpepper, 8 Apr 1848 – 16 Feb 1897
    S. D. Culpepper, 8 Feb 1855 – 18 Sep 1882.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 11, Sheet 9B, Pg 178B, Pct 4, Gen.com Img 18, Callahan Co., TX
    William N. Culpepper, Head, M, 35, M1, md-7 yrs, TX TN TN, Farmer
    Linnie G. Culpepper, Wife, F, 28, M1, md-7 yrs, ch 3/2 IL IL IL
    Henry B. Culpepper, Son, M, 4, S, TX TX IL
    Lorina Culpepper, Daughter, F, 2, S, TX TX IL.
  7. 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
  8. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Will Culpepper is the father of an infant born 12 Feb 1912 in Callahan Co., Texas.
  9. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 36, Sheet 2B, Pg 102, Pct 4, Callahan Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=Y
    William N. Culpepper, Head, M, 44, M, TX TN TN, Farmer
    Linnie G. Culpepper, Wife, F, 38, M, IL IL IL
    Henry B. Culpepper, Son, M, 13, S, TX TX IL
    Lorene Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, S, TX TX IL
    Marcus Culpepper, Son, M, 9, TX TX IL.
  10. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Will Culpepper is the father of an infant born 3 Feb 1921 in Callahan Co., Texas.
  11. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 3, page 11A, Callahan Co., TX
    Rent, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Wm. N. Culpepper, Head, M, 55, M, md @ 28, TX/TN/TN, Farmer
    Lena Culpepper, Wife, F, 49, M, md @ 22, IL/IL/IL
    Marcus Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, TX/TX/IL
    William Culpepper, Son, M, 9, S, TX/TX/IL.
  12. Tombstone.
    Dudley Cemetery, Dudley, Callahan Co., TX: William N. Culpepper, 1875 - 1939.
  13. E-mail written 1996-2007 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Patsy Gay Culpepper Roberts (#6442), e-mail address.
  14. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    William Neutton Culpepper, born 9 Jan 1904 in Fannin Co., Texas (This is actually the birth record for William Newton Culpepper's daughter, Ida).