Mary Ruth Culpepper1,2

Female, #7720, (21 Feb 1891 - 14 Oct 1973)
Father*John Wesley Culpepper (17 Aug 1858 - 31 Mar 1924)
Mother*Mary Lee Cook (3 Jan 1868 - 25 Apr 1920)
Name Variation She was also known as Rushia Culpepper. 
Birth*21 Feb 1891 Mary was born at Terrell Co., Georgia, on 21 Feb 1891. 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Daisy and Mary was listed as a daughter in John Wesley Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Terrell Co., Georgia.3 
Marriage*23 Feb 1908 She married John B. Gordon Chambers at Terrell Co., Georgia, on 23 Feb 1908 at age 17.4 
Married Name23 Feb 1908  As of 23 Feb 1908, her married name was Chambers. 
Death of Mother25 Apr 1920 Her mother Mary Lee Cook died on 25 Apr 1920.5 
Death of Father31 Mar 1924 Her father John Wesley Culpepper died on 31 Mar 1924 at Terrell Co., Georgia.6 
Death of Spouse4 Dec 1964 Her husband John B. Gordon Chambers died on 4 Dec 1964. 
Death*14 Oct 1973 She died at Terrell Co., Georgia, on 14 Oct 1973 at age 82. 
Burial*circa 16 Oct 1973 Her body was interred circa 16 Oct 1973 at Parrott Cemetery, Parrott, Terrell Co., Georgia

Family

John B. Gordon Chambers (8 Jun 1886 - 4 Dec 1964)
Marriage*23 Feb 1908 She married John B. Gordon Chambers at Terrell Co., Georgia, on 23 Feb 1908 at age 17.4 
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1994 & 2005 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Rubye Jackson Lewis, Orlando, FL, e-mail address.
  2. E-mail written 2001 to Lew Griffin from Mary Frank Wills.
  3. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 79B, Family 183, District 1470, Terrell Co., GA
    J. W. Culpepper, Head, M, Aug 1858, 41, md 15 yrs, AL/GA/SC, Farmer
    Molly L. Culpepper, Wife, F, Jan 1864, --, md 15 yrs, ch 3/2, GA/GA/GA
    Daisie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Jan 1886, --, S, GA/GA/GA
    Rusia Culpepper, Daughter, F, Feb 1891, 9, S, GA/GA/GA.
  4. Max L. Tatum, compiler, Terrell County, Georgia, Marriages, The First Fifty Years, Albany, GA: , 1988.
    Mary Ruth Culpepper and Gordon Chambers on 23 Feb 1908 in Terrell Co., GA, Book C, p 410.
  5. E-mail written Feb 2007 -Jul 2013 to Lew Griffin from Judy Roberts, e-mail address.
  6. 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
    John W. Culpepper, d. 31 Mar 1924 in Terrell Co., GA.