James F. Culpepper1

Male, #7086, (21 Apr 1919 - 29 Oct 1989)
Father*John Fulton Culpepper (23 Oct 1892 - May 1981)
Mother*Bessie Belle Sills (c 1893 - 10 Oct 1945)
Birth*21 Apr 1919 James was born at Mississippi on 21 Apr 1919.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 James was listed as a son in John Fulton Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 James was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1930 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Mississippi.2 
Marriage*say 1937 He married Bertie M. S. (?) say 1937.4 
Birth of Son1 Sep 1938 His son Joel C. Culpepper was born on 1 Sep 1938 at Mississippi.4 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He enlisted in Camp Shelby, Attala Co., Mississippi, and served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(US Army.)5 
Death of Mother10 Oct 1945 His mother Bessie Belle Sills died on 10 Oct 1945. 
Death of FatherMay 1981 His father John Fulton Culpepper died in May 1981 at Silver Creek, Lawrence Co., Mississippi.2 
Death*29 Oct 1989 He died at Florence, Rankin Co., Mississippi, on 29 Oct 1989 at age 70.2 


Bertie M. S. (?) (6 May 1920 - )
Marriage*say 1937 He married Bertie M. S. (?) say 1937.4 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited11 Dec 2010


  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 39-8, Page 3B, Beat 4, River Road, Lawrence Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Fulton J Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 37, md@21, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=WW
    Bessie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 39, md@23, MS/MS/MS
    Tiny M Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 14, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Eula C Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    James F Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 10, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Marie C Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 7, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 110, sheet 9A, p. 225, lines 1-5, Beat 4, Lawrence County MS (10 Jan 1920)
    John F. Culpeper, Head, M, Wh, 26, md, MS/MS/MS, farmer, general farm
    Bessie Culpeper, Wife, F, Wh, 28, md, MS/MS/MS
    Tina M. Culpeper, Dau, F, Wh, 4 6/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Eula Culpeper, Dau, F, Wh, 2 8/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    James Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 8/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  4. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    James F. Culpepper, born 1919 in MS, White, Single, Education: 3 yrs HS, Height/Wt: 71/141; Resided in: Unknown Co. Co., MS; Enlisted 17 Jun 1941 at Camp Shelby, MS.