Otho Weddington Culpepper1

Male, #631, (28 Jan 1896 - 13 Mar 1976)
Father*William E. Culpepper (Dec 1847 - 6 Aug 1925)
Mother*Margaret E. (?) (Mar 1860 - 11 Nov 1939)
Birth*28 Jan 1896 Otho was born at Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, on 28 Jan 1896.2,3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Edgar, Oliver, Lester and Otho was listed as a son in William E. Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.4 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Lester, Otho and Guy was listed as a son in William E. Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.5 
WWI Draft Reg*5 Nov 1917 He registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Nov 1917 at Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.6 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918
(Supply sergeant, US Army.) 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Oliver, Lester, Otho and Guy was listed as a son in William E. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.7 
Marriage*circa 1920 He married Enid Earl Robertson at North Carolina circa 1920.8 
Death of Father6 Aug 1925 His father William E. Culpepper died on 6 Aug 1925 at Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.9 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Rockingham, Richmond Co., North Carolina.10 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Otho was listed as a brother in Guy Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.8 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in North Carolina.3 
Biography*say 1937 During the depression, he took a job at the shipyards in Long Beach, California. He was a machinist.11 
Death of Mother11 Nov 1939 His mother Margaret E. (?) died on 11 Nov 1939 at Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina.12 
Residence*Mar 1976 Otho resided at Long Beach, Los Angeles Co., California, in Mar 1976.3 
Death*13 Mar 1976 He died at Los Angeles Co., California, on 13 Mar 1976 at age 80.2 

Family

Enid Earl Robertson (14 Feb 1896 - 1988)
Marriage*circa 1920 He married Enid Earl Robertson at North Carolina circa 1920.8 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Robert Culpepper Jr. of Lower Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. MyFamily.com Inc. (Original data: Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh NC State Archives), compiler, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8783
    Otha Weddington Culpepper, Male was born 1896 in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
  2. State of California Department of Health Services / Center for Health Statistics, compiler, California Death Index, 1940-1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2000.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5180
    Otho W Culpepper, Male, born 28 Jan 1896 in North Carolina, died 13 Mar 1976 in Los Angeles Co., California.
  3. 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
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 50, Page 20B-21A, Lines 94-4, Ward 4, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC (13 Jun 1900)
    Rents Home at 206 West 5th Street
    William E. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, Dec 1847, 52, md-23yrs, VA/VA/VA, Moulder/Iron Maker
    Margaret E. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, Mar 1860, 40, md-23yrs, ch 9/7, NC/NC/NC
    Elsie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, Aug 1877, 22, sng, NC/VA/NC, Tel. Operator
    Edgar Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Jul 1880, 19, sng, NC/VA/NC, Cotton Mill/Roll Coverer
    Ollie Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Mar 1883, 17, sng, NC/VA/NC, Cotton Mill/Roll Coverer
    Nellie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, Nov 1885, 14 sng, NC/VA/NC, At School
    Kenneth Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, Apr 1893, 7, sng, NC/VA/NC, At School
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, May 1896, 4, sng, NC/VA/NC
    Loyd Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, Jan 1899, 1, sng, NC/VA/NC
    Reubin Culpepper, Brother, M, Wh, May 1862, 38, sng, NC/VA/VA
    Robert Barnett, Boarder, M, Wh, Feb 1879, 21, sng, NC/NC/NC.
  5. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 105, Page 4A, Lines 1-6, Ward 4, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC (16 Apr 1910)
    Rents Home at 906 West 5th Street
    William E. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 61, md1-34yrs, VA/VA/VA, Pattern Maker/Iron Foundary
    Margaret Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 50, md1-34yrs, ch 11/9, NC/NC/NC
    Kenneth Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, NC/VA/NC, Office Boy/Lumber Mfr
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, sng, NC/VA/NC
    Lois Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 11, sng, NC/VA/NC
    Guy Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, sng, NC/VA/NC.
  6. 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
    Otho Weddington Culpepper, 21, residing at 140 Biltmore, Asheville, NC, born 28 Jan 1896 in Charlotte, NC, Occupation: Soda Water Salesperson for Carmichael's Pharmacy. Single, Caucasian, No military experience and no grounds for exemption from service. Medium height and build. Gray eyes and sandy hair, slightly bald. No deformities. Registered 5 Nov 1917 at Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC.
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 154, Page 2B, Lines 73-78, Ward 9, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC (2 Jan 1920)
    Rents Home at 20 Winifred Place (#22)v
    W. E. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 72, md, VA/VA/VA
    Margaret Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 60, md, NC/NC/NC
    O. G. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 45, sng, NC/VA/NC, Salesman/Engineer
    L. K. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 28, sng, NC/VA/NC, Machinist/Shop
    O. B. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 23, sng, NC/VA/NC, Machinist/Shop
    Guy Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, NC/VA/NC, Telegraph Operator/Railroad.
  8. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 60-11, Sheet #3-B, 5 Woodlawn(?) Ave., Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC
    Rent=$55, Radio=Yes, Farm=___
    Guy B. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 28, sng, NC/VA/NC, Tel. Operator, So. R.R., Vet=No
    Atha Culpepper, Bro., M, Wh, 38, md@28, NC/VA/NC, Machinist, Pipe Contractor, Vet=No
    Enid Culpepper, Sis-in-law, F, Wh, 38, md@28, NC/VA/NC
    Earl Culpepper, Nephew, M, Wh, 1, sng, NC/NC/NC
    Margaret Culpepper, Mother, F, Wh, 70, wid, md@17, NC/NC/NC.
  9. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    William E Culpepper, born 1847-1848, died 6 Aug 1925 in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
  10. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 77-13, Sheet #17B, Line 85, Rockingham, Richmond, NC
    Residing in Rockingham Hotel, No data provided other than name
    O. P. Culpeper.
  11. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from Craig Sherwood Culpepper.
  12. The Generations Network Inc., compiler, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8908
    Margaret E Culpepper, White, born 1859-1860, died 11 Nov 1939 in Mecklenburg Co., NC.
  13. MyFamily.com Inc. (Original data: Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh NC State Archives), compiler, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8783
    Otto Weddington Culpepper is the father of James Allison Culpepper, born 1930 in Mecklenburg Co., NC.