James Gardner Culpepper M.D.1

Male, #9610, (16 Nov 1868 - 31 Mar 1949)
Father*William Henry Culpepper (14 Feb 1845 - 5 Jan 1930)
Mother*Jane Elizabeth Turner (22 Oct 1845 - 13 Apr 1924)
DNA* James has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Nathan Culpepper of Warren Co., GA, who is a son of Erasmus Culpepper of Nash Co., NC, who is a great-grandson of Robert Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*16 Nov 1868 James was born at Thomas Co., Georgia, on 16 Nov 1868.1 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Jane, Lelia, James and Benjamin listed as a household member living with William Henry Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Boston, Thomas Co., Georgia.2 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 James was listed as a son in William Henry Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Boston, Thomas Co., Georgia.3 
Marriage*16 Nov 1893 He married Hattie L. Russ at Georgia on 16 Nov 1893 at age 25. 
Birth of Son28 Oct 1896 His son James Gardner Culpepper Jr. was born on 28 Oct 1896 at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.4 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.5 
Birth of Son14 Nov 1903 His son William Russ Culpepper was born on 14 Nov 1903 at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia
Birth of Soncirca 1907 His son Jerome Culpepper was born circa 1907 at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.6 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Worth Co., Georgia.6 
Death of Spouse1917 His wife Hattie L. Russ died in 1917 at Georgia
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.7 
Death of Son20 Sep 1920 His son Jerome Culpepper died on 20 Sep 1920 at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.8 
Death of Mother13 Apr 1924 His mother Jane Elizabeth Turner died on 13 Apr 1924 at Hardee Co., Florida.9 
Marriage*say 1925 He married Lydia (?) say 1925.10 
Death of Father5 Jan 1930 His father William Henry Culpepper died on 5 Jan 1930 at Hardee Co., Florida.9 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Moultrie, Colquitt Co., Georgia.10 
Biography* James was a physician. 
Death*31 Mar 1949 He died at Colquitt Co., Georgia, on 31 Mar 1949 at age 80.11 

Family 1

Hattie L. Russ (circa 1877 - 1917)
Marriage*16 Nov 1893 He married Hattie L. Russ at Georgia on 16 Nov 1893 at age 25. 
Children

Family 2

Lydia (?) (1869 - )
Marriage*say 1925 He married Lydia (?) say 1925.10 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Feb 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 20 Oct 1998 from quack264.
  2. 1870 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 104, Boston, Thomas Co., GA
    William Culpepper, 25, M, GA, Farmer, $625/$890
    Jane E. Culpepper, 24, F, GA
    Lillian Culpepper, 3, F, GA
    James G. Culpepper, 1, M, GA
    Benjamin Turner, 28, M, GA, Farmer, $625/$480.
  3. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 455B, Boston, Thomas Co., GA
    William H. Culpepper, Self, M, Male, W, 35, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Jane E. Culpepper, Wife, M, Female, W, 35, GA/GA/GA, Keeping House
    Lelia C. A. Culpepper, Dau, S, Female, W, 13, GA/GA/GA, At School
    James G. Culpepper, Son, S, Male, W, 11, GA/GA/GA, At School
    Hattie U. Culpepper, Dau, S, Female, W, 5, GA/GA/GA
    Willie J. Culpepper, Dau, S, Female, W, 9M, GA/GA/GA.
  4. E-mail written 1998-2015 to Warren Culpepper & Lew Griffin from Patsy Poppel, e-mail address.
  5. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 26, page 48A, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA
    (Surname spelled as Culppeper by enumerator)
    James G. Culpepper, Head, M, Feb 1869 (31), Md 6, GA/GA/GA, Physician
    Hattie Culpepper, Wife, F, Jan 1874 (26), Md 6, ch 2/-, GA/GA/GA
    Jewel Culpepper, Dau, F, Jan 1895 (5), S, GA/GA/GA
    James G. Culpepper, Son, M, Oct 1898 (1), S, GA/GA/GA.
  6. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 188, Page 7A, Family 120, Gen.com img 13, District 1594, Worth Co., GA
    James G. Culpepper, Head, M, 41, md-16 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Doctor of Medicine
    Hattie Culpepper, Wife, F, 37, md-16 yrs, ch 5/4, GA/GA/GA
    Jewel Culpepper, Dau, F, 15, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    James G. Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, 11, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Willie R. Culpepper, Son, M, 6, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Jerome Culpepper, Son, M, 4, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 155, page 12B; Colquitt Co., GA
    James Culpepper, Head, M, 51, Wid, GA/GA/GA, Physician
    Jewell Culpepper, Dau, F, 25, S, GA/GA/AL
    J. J. Culpepper, Son, 21, M, GA/GA/AL
    William H. Culpepper, Son, 16, S, GA/GA/AL
    Jerome Culpepper, Son, 13, S, GA/GA/AL
    Pearl Culpepper, Dau-in-Law, F, 22, M, GA/GA/GA.
  8. Death certificate of "J. G. Culpepper Jr."
  9. Joe E. Craigmiles III, The Cemeteries of Thomas County, Georgia, Thomasville, GA: Craigmiles Historical Publications, 1990, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 975.8984 V3c.
    Summerhill Baptist Church, Boston, Thomas Co., GA
    + W. H. Culpepper, 14 Feb 1845 – 5 Jan 1930, Co. B, 29th GA Inf.
    + Jane E. Culpepper, 22 Oct 1845 – 13 Apr 1924.
  10. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 5, page 6B; 418 First Avenue SE, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA
    Home=$3500, Radio=N, Farm=N
    James G. Culpepper, Head, 61, md @ 25, GA, GA, GA, Physician (ID: 9610)
    Lydia E. Culpepper, Wife, 61, md @ 25, GA, GA, GA
    [Note, the following children are those of Lydia by a previous marriage]
    Ruth Cooper, Daughter, 30, md, md @ 19, GA, GA, GA
    Julius G. Johnston, Son, 29, Single, GA, GA, GA, Stitcher at Mattress Factory
    Zoe McDonald, Daughter, 22, Div, md @ 15, GA, GA, GA, Dressmaker
    Anita McDonald, Granddaughter, 7, GA, GA, GA
    William H. McDonald, Grandson, 5, GA, GA, GA.
  11. 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
    James G. Culpepper, d. 31 Mar 1949 at 80 years in Colquitt Co., GA; Res. in Colquitt Co., GA.