James Joseph Overton1

Male, #9736, (Oct 1862 - 1924)
Father*John Overton (s 1832 - )
Mother*Lucy V. Southall (c 1830 - )
Birth*Oct 1862 James was born at Wilcox Co., Alabama, in Oct 1862. 
Marriage*8 Oct 1891 He married Caroline Octavia Culpepper at Wilcox Co., Alabama, on 8 Oct 1891.2 
Photographed*1910 He was photographed in 1910
James Joseph Overton and Caroline Octavia Culpepper with their children from left, Alonza, Janie, Lillian, and Connie.1
Death of Spouse14 Jun 1917 His wife Caroline Octavia Culpepper died on 14 Jun 1917 at Mobile, Mobile Co., Alabama
Death*1924 He died at Mobile, Mobile Co., Alabama, in 1924. 
Burial* His body was interred at Whistler Cemetery, Prichard, Mobile Co., Alabama


Caroline Octavia Culpepper (8 Apr 1861 - 14 Jun 1917)
Last Edited27 Dec 2003


  1. E-mail written 2000-2004 to Lew Griffin from Jan Selleck, 1405 Bogard Lane, Lewisville, TX 75077, Phone 214-366-6587, e-mail address.
  2. Family Adventures, compiler, Early Alabama Marriages (36 vols.), Shreveport, Louisiana: J & W Ent., 1991, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 976.1 V2e.
    Octavia Culpepper married James L. Overton on 8 Oct 1891 in Wilcox Co., Alabama.