Churchill B. Culpepper

Male, #6647, (10 Oct 1909 - 27 May 1974)
Father*Churchill C. Culpepper (12 Aug 1866 - 28 Oct 1924)
Mother*Mattie M. Pearson (Jun 1870 - 24 Jan 1928)
DNA* Churchill has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of William Culpepper of Warren Co., GA (born c1727), a son of Robert Culpepper, Jr., who is a grandson of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*10 Oct 1909 Churchill was born at Dearing, McDuffie Co., Georgia, on 10 Oct 1909.1,2 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 George, Marcus, Charles, Marion and Churchill was listed as a son in Churchill C. Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at McDuffie Co., Georgia.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 George, Charles, Marion and Churchill was listed as a son in Churchill C. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Dearing, McDuffie Co., Georgia.4 
Death of Father28 Oct 1924 His father Churchill C. Culpepper died on 28 Oct 1924 at Thomson, McDuffie Co., Georgia.5,6 
Death of Mother24 Jan 1928 His mother Mattie M. Pearson died on 24 Jan 1928 at Dearing, McDuffie Co., Georgia.7,8 
Marriage*say 1929 He married Louise B. Tillman say 1929.9,10,11 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at US Veterans Hospital, Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia.12 
Birth of Son5 Mar 1932 His son Robert Berry Culpepper was born on 5 Mar 1932 at Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia.10,13,1 
Birth of Son3 Mar 1934 His son Churchill Berry Culpepper was born on 3 Mar 1934 at Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia.10,1 
Marriage*say 1940 He married Dorothy Lillian Lindsey say 1940.11,14 
Residence*Jul 1940 Churchill resided at Richmond Co., Georgia, in Jul 1940. 
World War II*between 1940 and 1945 He served in US Army between 1940 and 1945 at Fort Jackson, Richland Co., South Carolina.11,15 
Death*27 May 1974 He died at Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, on 27 May 1974 at age 64.1,2,16 
Burial*30 May 1974 His body was interred on 30 May 1974 at Hephzibah Vance Cemetery, Windsor Spring Road, Richmond Co., Georgia.2,11 
Biography* Churchill was a PFC in the U. S. Army.2 

Family 1

Louise B. Tillman (circa 1898 - )
Marriage*say 1929 He married Louise B. Tillman say 1929.9,10,11 
Children

Family 2

Dorothy Lillian Lindsey (5 Jan 1910 - 2 Oct 1977)
Marriage*say 1940 He married Dorothy Lillian Lindsey say 1940.11,14 
ChartsWilliam Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited6 May 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. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/richmond/cemeteries/vance.txt
    Richmond Co. GA - Hephzibah Vance Cemetery, Windsor Spring Road, Hephzibah, GA
    "CHURCHILL B CULPEPPER", "PFC US ARMY", "OCT 10 1910 MAY 27 1974"
    "DOROTHY LILLIAN CULPEPPER", "LOVED BY ALL", "JAN 5 1910 OCT 2 1977."
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 43, page 12B, District 133, McDuffie Co., GA
    Churchill C. Culpepper, Head, M, 44, M1 25, GA/GA/GA
    Mattie Culpepper, Wife, F, 40, M1 25, ch 10/10, GA/GA/GA
    Thomas Culpepper, Son, M, 19, S, GA/GA/GA
    Marcus Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, GA/GA/GA
    Ruby Culpepper, Dau, F, 15, S, GA/GA/GA
    Lula B. Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, GA/GA/GA
    Susie L. Culpepper, Dau, F, 8, S, GA/GA/GA
    Charley C. Culpepper, Son, M, 5, S, GA/GA/GA
    Newton Culpepper, Son, M, 3, S, GA/GA/GA
    Churchill Culpepper, Jr. Son, M, 5/12, S, GA/GA/GA.
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, page 1A, Dearing, McDuffie Co., GA
    Curchel E. Culpepper, Head, M, 53, Md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Mattie M. Culpepper, Wife, F, 49, Md, GA/GA/GA
    Tom T. Culpepper, Son, M, 27, S, GA/GA/GA
    Allene Culpepper, Dau, F, 17, S, GA/GA/GA
    Clarence Culpepper, Son, M, 15, S, GA/GA/GA
    Marrion Culpepper, Son, M, 12, S, GA/GA/GA
    Curchel Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, 10, S, GA/GA/GA
    Crenetene Culpepper, Dau-in-law, F, 31, Wd, GA/GA/GA
    Lillian Culpepper, Granddaughter, F, 13, S, GA/GA/GA
    Mary A. Culpepper, Granddaughter, F, 11, S, GA/GA/GA
    Robbie Culpepper, Granddaughter, F, 7, S, GA/GA/GA
    Martha Culpepper, Granddaughter, F, 5, S, GA/GA/GA.
  5. 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
    Churchill C. Culpepper, d. 28 Oct 1924 in McDuffie Co., GA, 33863-F.
  6. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    29 Apr 1924, page 2A, Obituary of Mr. C. C. Culpepper, 28 Oct 1924, Thomson, McDuffie Co., GA.
  7. 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
    Mrs. Mattie P. Culpepper, d. 24 Jan 1928 in McDuffie Co., GA, 4729-J.
  8. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    25 Jan 1925, page 5A, Obituary of Mrs. Mattie M. Culpepper, widow of C. C. Culpepper, died 24 Jan 1925, Dearing, McDuffie Co., GA.
  9. The evidence for the marriage of Louise and Churchill is that his obituary cites sons Berry and Bobby as survivors, and then his son Berry's obituary cites Louise as his mother and Robert as his brother. Louise and Churchill were independently listed in the 1930 census, but both at the Veterans Hospital in Augusta. He was shown as single, while she was shown as widowed and with the surname of Culpepper.
  10. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    22 Nov 1987, page 5C. Obituary. Mr. Churchill Berry Culpepper, 53, of Johns Island, SC, died 20 Nov 1987 in Charleston, SC. Interred in Carolina Memorial Gardens, 22 Nov 1987. Survivors included wife, Lunette Boyer Culpepper; mother, Louise Culpepper Scales of Augusta; two sons, Terry Michael Culpepper of Charleston and Kenneth Berry Culpepper of Johns Island; a daughter, Sherry Lynn Culpepper of Johns Island; and three brothers, Robert Berry Culpepper of Augusta, Benjamin Scales of San Jose, CA, and Melvin Scales of North Augusta, SC.
  11. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    29 May 1974, page 3B. Obituary. Mr. Churchill B. Culpepper, 63, of Hephzibah, died 27 May 1974. Interred at Hephzibah Cemetery, 30 May 1974, with full military honors. He was a WW-II veteran. Survivors include wife, Dorothy Lindsey Culpepper of Hephzibah; two sons, Bobby and Berry Culpepper of Augusta; two sisters, Bernice Culpepper and Mrs. C. H. Matthews; two brothers, Marion Culpepper of Thomson and Tommy Culpepper of Gibson, GA.
  12. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 22, page 2B, US Veterans Hospital (Personnel), Augusta, Richmond Co., GA
    Rent=$10.00, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Churchill B. Culpepper, N/A, F, 22, S, GA/GA/GA, Kitchen Helper.
  13. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    Web posted Thursday, September 26, 2002. Obituary of Robert Berry Culpepper, Sr., 70, who died 24 Sep 2002.
  14. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    4 Oct 1977, page 3B. Obituary. Mrs. Churchill B. (Dorothy Lillian Lindsey) Culpepper, 67, of Hephzibah, died 2 Oct 1977 at home. Interred at Hephzibah Cemetery, 4 Oct 1977. No survivors cited. Had lived in Hephzibah for 17 years.
  15. 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
    Churchill B Culpepper, White, Single, born 1909 in Georgia, residing in Richmond Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 10 Jul 1940 in Fort Jackson, South Carolina.
  16. 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
    Churchill B. Culpepper, d. 27 May 1974 at 63 years in Richmond Co., GA; Res. in Richmond Co., GA.