Charles Edward Culpepper

Male, #6567, (9 Oct 1916 - Aug 1986)
Father*James Lawrence Culpepper (3 Aug 1885 - 19 Jan 1961)
Mother*Lenora C. Manning (3 Sep 1884 - 11 Aug 1922)
DNA* He has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Joel Culpepper of Harris Co., GA. 
Birth*9 Oct 1916 Charles was born at Autauga Co., Alabama, on 9 Oct 1916.1,2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 James, Samuel, Lawrence, Charles and William was listed as a son in James Lawrence Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Mountain Creek, Autauga Co., Alabama.3 
Death of Mother11 Aug 1922 His mother Lenora C. Manning died on 11 Aug 1922 at Autauga Co., Alabama.4,5 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Samuel, Charles, William and Jesse was listed as a son in James Lawrence Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Big Springs, Autauga Co., Alabama.6 
Marriage*27 Sep 1940 He married Eloys Pilgrim on 27 Sep 1940 at age 23.7,2 
Residence*May 1945 Charles resided at Elmore Co., Alabama, in May 1945.8 
World War II*between 1945 and 1946 He enlisted in Fort McClellan, Calhoun Co., Alabama, and served in World War II between 1945 and 1946
(US Army.)8 
Death of Father19 Jan 1961 His father James Lawrence Culpepper died on 19 Jan 1961 at Wetumpka, Elmore Co., Alabama.9 
Death of Spouse22 Apr 1985 His wife Eloys Pilgrim died on 22 Apr 1985 at Tallassee, Elmore Co., Alabama.1,2 
Death*Aug 1986 He died at Saraland, Mobile Co., Alabama, in Aug 1986 at age 69.1 
Burial*Aug 1986 His body was interred in Aug 1986 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Eclectic, Elmore Co., Alabama.2 

Family

Eloys Pilgrim (23 Mar 1915 - 22 Apr 1985)
Marriage*27 Sep 1940 He married Eloys Pilgrim on 27 Sep 1940 at age 23.7,2 
Child
ChartsOrphan / Joel Culpepper of Harris Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited27 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. 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
  2. Linda & Tracey Blankenship, compiler, Cemeteries of Elmore County, Alabama (2 volumes), Wetumpka, Alabama: L and T Blankenship, 1989, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 976.152 V3bL.
    Pleasant Grove Cemetery, County Road 44, Eclectic, Elmore Co., AL (Vol 1, p 149-152)
    + Charles E. Culpepper, 9 Oct 1916 - ___
    + Eloys P. Culpepper, 23 Mar 1915 - 22 Apr 1985
    (Charles and Eloys were married 27 Sep 1940).
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED13, Sheet 8B, Lines 92-99, Precinct 11, Mt. Creek, Autauga Co., AL
    Owns home with no mortgage on Deatsville Road
    James L. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 34, Md, FL/GA/GA, Farmer
    Lenora C. Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 35, Md, AL/AL/AL
    James D. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 13, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Samuel R. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 11, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Ruby M. Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 8, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Luther T. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 5, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Charles E. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 3, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    William T. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 6/12, Sng, AL/FL/AL.
  4. 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
    Nora Culpepper died 11 Aug 1922 in Autauga Co., Alabama.
  5. Larry Nobles, compiler, Autauga Co. AL Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives.
    http://searches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/autauga/auta-cem.pl
    New Prospect Cemetery, New Prospect, Autauga Co., AL
    + Nora Culpepper, 3 Sep 1884 – 11 Aug 1922.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 11, Sheet 10A, Lines 10-19, Precinct 8, Big Springs, Autauga Co., AL
    Rents home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    James L. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 45, Md@39, FL/GA/GA, Farmer, Vet=N
    Bessie Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 32, Md@27, AL/AL/AL
    Riley Culpepper, Son, M, W, 22, Sng, AL/FL/AL, Farm helper
    Myrtle Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 18, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Charles Culpepper, Son, M, W, 13, Sng, AL/FL/AL, Farm helper
    Floyd Culpepper, Son, M, W, 10, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Alberta Culpepper, Daughter, F, W, 5, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Jessie L. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 1 1/12, Sng, AL/FL/AL
    Francis Williams, Step-Daughter, F, W, 13, Sng, AL/AL/AL
    Hubert Williams, Step-Son, M, W, 10, Sng, AL/AL/AL.
  7. E-mail written 2004 to Lew Griffin from Brock Lee Culpepper, e-mail address.
  8. 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
    Charles Culpepper, born 1916, White, Native of Alabama; Resided in Elmore Co., Alabama; Enlisted on 1 May 1945 in Alabama at Fort McClellan in the US Army as a Private for the duration of the War plus six months; Education: Grammar school; Civil Occupation: Laborer; Marital Status: Married.
  9. Larry Nobles, compiler, Autauga Co. AL Cemeteries, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives.
    http://searches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/autauga/auta-cem.pl
    New Prospect Cemetery, New Prospect, AL
    + James Lawrence Culpepper, 3 Aug 1885 – 19 Jan 1961.