James Russell Culpepper1

Male, #9859, (27 Nov 1882 - 2 Dec 1947)
Father*William Henry Culpepper (28 Jul 1841 - 30 Jun 1925)
Mother*Ellen Nora Biggs (11 Aug 1847 - 5 Oct 1926)
Name Variation He was also known as Jimmy.1 
Birth*27 Nov 1882 James was born at Talbot Co., Georgia, on 27 Nov 1882.2 
Photographedsay 1885 He appeared as a son in a family photograph say 1885 at Talbot Co., Georgia.
William Henry Culpepper family
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 William, James and Clifford was listed as a son in William Henry Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at O'Neals District, Talbot Co., Georgia.2 
Marriage*Jan 1909 He married Mittie Ola Kellum at Georgia in Jan 1909 at age 26. The Talbotton New Era, January 21, 1909

The Talbotton New Era
Thursday, January 21, 1909
Page 2

Marriages

Mrs. Mattie Kellam Jones and Mr. James Culpepper were married at the home of the bride’s father recently. This couple have the best wishes of many friends. 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Harts District, Talbot Co., Georgia.3 
Birth of Son2 Dec 1917 His son Clarence Carter Culpepper was born on 2 Dec 1917 at Talbot Co., Georgia.1 
Death of Son30 Apr 1919 His son Clarence Carter Culpepper died on 30 Apr 1919 at Talbot Co., Georgia.4,1 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Junction City, Talbot Co., Georgia.5 
Birth of Son5 Aug 1921 His son Russell Biggs Culpepper was born on 5 Aug 1921 at Talbot Co., Georgia.1 
Death of Son10 Aug 1921 His son Russell Biggs Culpepper died on 10 Aug 1921 at Talbot Co., Georgia.6,1 
Death of Father30 Jun 1925 His father William Henry Culpepper died on 30 Jun 1925 at Talbot Co., Georgia
Death of Mother5 Oct 1926 His mother Ellen Nora Biggs died on 5 Oct 1926 at Talbot Co., Georgia.7 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Junction City, Talbot Co., Georgia.8 
Death*2 Dec 1947 He died at Talbot Co., Georgia, on 2 Dec 1947 at age 65.1 
Burial*circa 4 Dec 1947 His body was interred circa 4 Dec 1947 at Junction City Cemetery, Junction City, Talbot Co., Georgia.1 

Family

Mittie Ola Kellum (4 Mar 1883 - 10 Jan 1959)
Marriage*Jan 1909 He married Mittie Ola Kellum at Georgia in Jan 1909 at age 26. The Talbotton New Era, January 21, 1909

The Talbotton New Era
Thursday, January 21, 1909
Page 2

Marriages

Mrs. Mattie Kellam Jones and Mr. James Culpepper were married at the home of the bride’s father recently. This couple have the best wishes of many friends. 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited17 Aug 2009

Citations

  1. E-mail written June 2009 to Culpepper Connections from Jean Roberts Mount (#60566), e-mail address.
  2. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 59, Page 111B-112A (5-6), Family 82, District 894 O'neil, Talbot Co., GA
    William Culpepper, Head, M, Jul 1852, 47, Md 31 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Ellen Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug 1847, 52, Md 31 yrs, ch 9/6, GA/VA/GA
    William Culpepper, Son, M, Feb 1870, 30, S, GA/GA/GA
    Lovie Culpepper, Dau, F, Dec 1878, 21, S, GA/GA/GA
    James Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1882, 17, S, GA/GA/GA
    Clifford Culpepper, Son, M, Nov 1892, 7, S, GA/GA/GA.
  3. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED126, Page 85a, Family 54, Gen.com img 7, Gorman Road, Harts District, Talbot Co., GA
    James R. Culpepper, Head, M, 27, md1-1 yr, GA/GA/GA, Carpenter/Coffin Factory
    Mittie O. Culpepper, Wife, F, 27, md2-1 yr, ch 3/3, GA/GA/GA
    Marvin E. Jones Culpepper, Stepson, M, 5, Sng, AL/GA/GA
    Marie K. (Jones) Culpepper, (Step) Dau, F, 3, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Dau, F, 6/12, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  4. 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
    Clarence C. Culpepper, d. 30 Apr 1919 in Talbot Co., GA, # 6187-A.
  5. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 127, Pages 2A-B, Lines 46-51, Junction City, Harts District, Talbot Co., GA
    James R. Culpepper, Head, M, 37, md, GA/GA/GA, Coverer/Caskets
    Mittie O. Culpepper, Wife, F, 36, md, GA/GA/GA
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Dau, F, 10, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Ruth Culpepper, Dau, F, 8, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Marvin E. Jones, Stepson, M, 15, Sng, AL/GA/GA
    Marie K. Jones, Stepdaughter, F, 13, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  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
    Russell B. Culpepper, d. 10 Aug 1921 in Talbot Co., GA.
  7. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/talbot/cemeteries/culpepper.txt
    Elisha Culpepper Family Cemetery, Talbot Co., GA
    + William H. Culpepper, (No Dates), Co C 3 GA C.S.A.
    + Ellen N. Biggs Culpepper, 11 Apr 1847 - 5 Oct 1926.
  8. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 17, page 1B, Middle Street, Junction City, Talbot Co., GA
    Rent=$7, Radio=N, Farm=N
    James R. Culpepper, Head, M, 47, M, md @ 26, GA/GA/GA, Covers tops in coffin factory
    Mittie Culpepper, Wife, F, 47, M, md @ 26, GA/GA/GA
    Sara E. Culpepper, Dau, F, 6, S, GA/GA/GA.