John William Culpepper1

Male, #7501, (2 Oct 1918 - 2 Oct 1992)
Father*Marion Arthur Culpepper (2 Aug 1896 - 20 Aug 1956)
Mother*Fannie Smith (6 Jun 1896 - 13 Nov 1991)
DNA* John has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of John Culpepper of Marion Co., MS. The male ancestry of John of Marion is unknown and he is not related to the other Culpeppers. 
Birth*2 Oct 1918 John was born at Arkansas on 2 Oct 1918.2,3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Jay and John was listed as a son in Marion Arthur Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Victoria, Jefferson Co., Arkansas.4 
World War II*between 1940 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1940 and 1945
(US Army Air Corps.) 
Marriage*3 May 1942 He married Marilyn Violet Maiers on 3 May 1942 at age 23. 
Military service*between 1946 and 1968 U. S. Air Force. 
Birth of Son13 Jan 1946 His son John William Culpepper II was born on 13 Jan 1946.2,5,6 
Death of Father20 Aug 1956 His father Marion Arthur Culpepper died on 20 Aug 1956 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas
Relocation*1963 He relocated in 1963 at Key West, Monroe Co., Florida,7 
Divorce*Aug 1965 He and Marilyn Violet Maiers were divorced in Aug 1965 at Monroe Co., Florida.8 
Death of Mother13 Nov 1991 His mother Fannie Smith died on 13 Nov 1991.2 
Death*2 Oct 1992 He died at Palm Bay, Brevard Co., Florida, on 2 Oct 1992 at age 74.2,3 

Family

Marilyn Violet Maiers (13 Nov 1923 - 13 Oct 2009)
Marriage*3 May 1942 He married Marilyn Violet Maiers on 3 May 1942 at age 23. 
Divorce*Aug 1965 He and Marilyn Violet Maiers were divorced in Aug 1965 at Monroe Co., Florida.8 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Orphan / John Culpepper of Marion Co., MS: Descendant Chart
Last Edited7 Feb 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999-2009 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Marilyn Violet Maiers Culpepper (#7502), (deceased 13 Oct 2009).
  2. 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
  3. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    John W. Culpepper, Cert 106624, Brevard Co., FL, White, 02 Oct 1918 - 02 Oct 1992.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 35-61, Sheet #17-B, Line 56, Victoria Township, Jefferson Co., AR
    Home rented, Amount not shown, Radio=blank, Farm=No
    Marion A. Culpepper, Head, M, 33, M, md@19, AR/US/MS, Farmer, Vet=No
    Fannie Culpepper, Wife, F, 33, M, md@19,AR/AR/TX, Not employed
    Jack Culpepper, Son, M, 12, AR/AR/AR
    John W. Culpepper, Son, M, 11, AR/AR/AR
    Laura M. Culpepper, Dau, F, 5, AR/AR/AR.
  5. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    John William Culpepper, Cert 74577, Dade Co., FL, White, 13 Jan 1946 - 15 Jun 1995.
  6. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    John William Culpepper II, 13 Jan 1946 - 15 Jun 1995, Served 18 Nov 1963 to 2 Mar 1979 as SP4 in the US Air Force, Interred 22 Jun 1995 in Florida National Cemetery, Section 201, Site 1761.
  7. Key West Citizen (FL), Key West, FL.
    http://keysnews.com/
    Obituary of Marilyn Violet Maiers Culpepper (#7502), published 15 Oct 2009.
  8. Florida Department of Health, compiler, Florida Divorce Index, 1927-2001, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8837&path=
    John W Culpepper and Marilyn V Culpepper divorced in Aug 1965 in Monroe Co., Florida.
  9. E-mail written 28 Jul 2010 to Warren Culpepper from Deborah E. Culpepper Chapman (#7511), e-mail address.