Roy H. Culpepper1

Male, #7120, (23 Oct 1892 - 14 Mar 1950)
Father*Silas Edgar Culpepper (14 Feb 1862 - 1 Mar 1934)
Mother*Annie Rawson (20 May 1864 - 16 Feb 1902)
Birth*23 Oct 1892 Roy was born at Toomsuba, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 23 Oct 1892.2,3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Luther, Roy, Henry and Pratt was listed as a son in Silas Edgar Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 
Death of Mother16 Feb 1902 His mother Annie Rawson died on 16 Feb 1902 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
WWI Draft Reg*5 Jun 1917 Roy registered for the WW-I draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Coker, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
Marriage*1 Oct 1917 He married Cynthia Pennine Harper at Mississippi on 1 Oct 1917 at age 24. 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in World War I between 1917 and 1918.5 
Birth of Child19 May 1919 His child Infant (?) Culpepper was born on 19 May 1919 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.6 
Death of Child19 May 1919 His child Infant (?) Culpepper died on 19 May 1919 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.6 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Roy was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.7 
Birth of Son14 Jul 1926 His son E. Carroll Culpepper was born on 14 Jul 1926 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Roy was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Topton, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.5 
Death of Father1 Mar 1934 His father Silas Edgar Culpepper died on 1 Mar 1934 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.8 
Death of Son4 Aug 1943 His son E. Carroll Culpepper died on 4 Aug 1943. 
Death*14 Mar 1950 He died at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 14 Mar 1950 at age 57.3 
Burial*circa 16 Mar 1950 His body was interred circa 16 Mar 1950 at Coker Chapel Cemetery, Vimville, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.3 

Family

Cynthia Pennine Harper (16 Apr 1895 - Mar 1973)
Marriage*1 Oct 1917 He married Cynthia Pennine Harper at Mississippi on 1 Oct 1917 at age 24. 
Children
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. Levin E. Culpepper, The Descendants of Joseph Culpepper who died in 1816, in Jackson County, Georgia, P. O. Box 5511, Meridian, MS 39302-5511: Lauderdale County Dept. of Archives & History, 1990's.
  2. 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
    Roy H. Culpepper, Age 24, Russell, Lauderdale Co., MS Born 23 Oct 1892 in Toomsuba, Lauderdale Co., MS, Farming for self at Russell, Lauderdale Co., MS. Dependents: None. Single. White. Prior Military Service: None. Grounds for Exemption from Draft: None. /s/ Roy H. Culpepper, Medium height, Medium build, Gray eyes, Black hair, Not bald, No disabilities. Registered 5 Jun 1917 in Coker, Lauderdale Co., MS.
  3. Coker Chapel Cemetery, Vimville, Lauderdale Co., MS
    + Roy H. Culpepper, 23 Oct 1892 - 14 Mar 1950.
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 12, Page 20B, Family 406, Meridian, Lauderdale County, MS
    S. E. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, Feb. 1861, 39, Md-17 yrs, MS/MS/MS, Farmer
    Annie Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, May 1864, 36, Md-17 yrs, MS/MS/MS
    Luther Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Dec. 1885, 15, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer
    Eleanor Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, June 1887, 12, S, MS/MS/MS
    Martha Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Nov. 1890, 10, S, MS/MS/MS
    Roy Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Oct. 1892, 7, S, MS/MS/MS
    Henry Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Jan. 1895, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    Pratty Culpepper, Wh, M, Dec. 1898, 1, S, MS/MS/MS.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38-17, Page 31B, Beat 1, Topton, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Own Farm, $950, Radio=N
    Roy H. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 36, md@25, MS/MS/MS, Grader, Road Machine, Vet=WW
    Synthia P. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 34, md@22, MS/MS/MS
    Carrol E. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3 8/12, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  6. Rawson Cemetery, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS. From Meridian, take I-59 East to Milepost 160, take the Russell exit, turn East (right) on the Russell-Mt. Gilead Road 2.4 miles, turn North (left) onto the Betts-Radcliff Road, go two tenths (2/10’s) mile turn right into a horse-shoe shaped dirt and gravel drive.
    + Infant son of Roy E. & Cynthia Culpepper, born and died 19 May 1919.
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 37, Page 18B, Lines 87-88, Russell & Vimville Rd., Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS (14 Feb 1920)
    Roy H. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 26, md, MS/MS/MS labor lumber mill
    Cynthia Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 24, md, MS/MS/MS.
  8. Coker Chapel Cemetery, Vimville, Lauderdale Co., MS
    + Silas Edgar Culpepper, 14 Feb 1862 - 1 Mar 1934.