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Culpepper Archives for
Henry and Benton Counties, Tennessee

Table of Contents

bulletMarriages
bulletCensuses, Benton County
bulletCensuses, Henry County
bulletDeeds and Wills
bulletCemeteries
bulletCharles William Culpepper Bible

Marriages

Culpepper Spouse and Other spouse, Date, Place

bulletC. J. Culpepper and Sarah J. Merrill, 24 Jan 1865, Henry Co, TN
bulletC. L. Culpepper and Elizabeth Tucker, 31 Jan 1856, Henry Co, TN
bulletCallie Culpepper and T. F. Petty, 25 Dec 1892, Henry Co, TN
bulletCelia Elvira Culpepper and Elias Evans, 15 Jun 1838, Benton Co, TN
bulletCharles W. Culpepper and Rosena S. Scott, 25 Nov 1873, Henry Co, TN
bulletGeorge A Culpepper and Florence G Hart, 21 Dec 1890, Henry Co, TN
bulletJ. A. Culpepper and Sarah F. Bradley, 9 Feb 1888, Henry Co, TN
bulletJ. B. Culpepper and Bertha Evans, 23 Sep 1900, Henry Co, TN
bulletJ. B. Culpepper and S. E. J. Hudson, 24 Jan 1869, Henry Co, TN
bulletJames H. Culpepper and Elizabeth Swinney, 12 Dec 1832, Davidson Co, TN
bulletJames W. Culpepper and Elizabeth Scott, 11 Feb 1863, Henry Co, TN
bulletJoey A. Culpepper and Sarah F. Bradley, 9 Feb 1888, Henry Co, TN
bulletJoseph Culpepper and Mehaly Beavers, 30 May 1844, Henry Co., TN
bulletL. B. Culpepper and D. C. Jackson, 23 Dec 1886, Henry Co, TN
bulletLewis Culpepper and Maggie Martin, 19 Jan 1890, Henry Co, TN
bulletLillie A. Culpepper and Augustine Mattingly, 14 May 1891, Henry Co, TN
bulletLucy A. Culpepper and Zerubbable Scott, 17 Jul 1858, Henry Co, TN
bulletM. A. Culpepper and Elbert S. Gray, 24 Dec 1893, Henry Co, TN
bulletM. A. Culpepper and Richard H Merrill, 3 Sep 1877, Henry Co, TN
bulletMaggie N. Culpepper and A. Swor, 17 Dec 1891, Henry Co, TN
bulletMartha A. Culpepper and David S. Dortch, 9 Mar 1843, Henry Co, TN
bulletMary Culpepper and John Kaplinger, 12 Jan 1860, Benton Co, TN
bulletMary S. Culpepper and John C. Merrill, 4 Sept 1877, Henry Co, TN
bulletMary S. Culpepper and Henry Manning, 24 Mar 1877, Henry Co, TN
bulletMattie Culpepper and Ulman W. Humphrey, 8 Jan 1893, Henry Co, TN
bulletMelvina Culpepper and J. H. Grainger, 27 Aug 1899, Henry Co, TN
bulletNancy Culpepper and Thomas Evans, 12 Dec 1890, Henry Co, TN
bulletOla Culpepper and Fred S. Hargis, 22 Mar 1920, Henry Co. TN
bulletR. C. Culpepper and Annie Caplinger, 15 May 1892, Henry Co, TN
bulletR. C. Culpepper and Ruby Henderson, 24 Dec 1919, Henry Co. TN
bulletR. D. Culpepper and Oney Parks, 11 Nov 1892, Henry Co, TN
bulletS. F. Culpepper (Mrs.) and A. J. Cox, 12 Jul 1894, Henry Co, TN
bulletSabrina E. Culpepper and Amos F. Lewis, 19 Jun 1845,. Benton Co, TN
bulletSarah E. Culpepper and J. T. Merrill, 18 May 1879, Henry Co, TN
bulletSely Culpepper and Ellis Evans, 30 Jul 1863, Benton Co, TN
bulletSusan F. Culpepper and John Caplinger, 6 Apr 1867, Henry Co, TN
bulletTempy A. Culpepper and Crawford Key, 1 Dec 1873, Henry Co, TN
bulletThomas B. Culpepper and Sarah Ann Dortch, 16 Apr 1857, Henry Co, TN
bulletThomas E. Culpepper and Julia D Pratt, 26 Feb 1871, Henry Co, TN
bulletZera Culpepper and J. G. Hunt, 11 Feb 1890, Henry Co, TN

Censuses,  Benton Co., TN

1850 Census Index

bullet Joseph Culpepper, 345 NTL, FPS, TN 1850 FCI
bullet William Culpepper, 348 NTL, FPS, TN 1850 FCI

1860 Census Index
376 Dis 10 FPS, TN 1860 FCI

bullet Balim Culpepper
bullet Constant Culpepper
bullet Constantine Culpepper
bullet John Culpepper
bullet Joseph Culpepper
bullet Mahaly Culpepper
bullet Nancy Culpepper
bullet Susan Culpepper
bullet Tempy Culpepper
bullet Tempy Culpepper
bullet Thomas Culpepper
bullet Caroline Culpepper
bullet Cealy Culpepper
bullet Easther Culpepper
bullet Jonah Culpepper
bullet William Culpepper

1880 Census
FHL Film 1255244, National Archives Film T9-1244

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District 9, Page 499B [family of John Baalam Culpepper, #9627]
J. B. Culpepper
, Self, M, M, W, 32, TN, Farmer, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
S. E. J. Culpepper, Other, F, M, W, 33, NC, Housekeeper, Fa: NC, Mo: NC
William R. Culpepper, Other, M, S, W, 8, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: NC
Lillie A. Culpepper, Other, F, S, W, 6, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: NC
Mary An Culpepper, Other, F, S, W, 4, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: NC
Balem Culpepper, Other, M, S, W, 2, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: NC

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District 9, Page 499B [Caroline, widow of William Baalam Culpepper, # 9596]
Archie Bedway, Self, M, S, W, 18, AR, Labors On Farm, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Caroline Culpepper, Other, F, W, W, 45, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: NC, Mo: TN
John W. Culpepper, Other, M, , W, 20, TN, Labors On Farm, Fa: NC, Mo: TN

Censuses, Henry Co., TN

1830 Census

bulletPage 014, Ancestry.com Image 25, Unknown Township, Henry Co., TN
Baalam Culpepper, 3 M5-10, 1 M30-40, 3 F0-5, 1 F10-15, 1 F30-40, 0 slaves  [#9487]

1840 Census Index

bulletBalsar Culpepper, 462 NTL, FPS, TN 1840 FCI
bullet Balsar Culpepper, 462 NTL, FPS, TN 1840 FCI
bullet James W. Culpepper, 483 NTL, FPS, TN 1840 FCI
bulletJames W. Culpepper,483 NTL, FPS, TN 1840 FCI

1850 Census

bulletJames H. Culpepper, 66 b. VA
Elizabeth Culpepper, 53 b. KY
Elizabeth McCarty, 6
bulletJames W. Culpepper, 30 b. KY
Harriet Culpepper, 33 b. KY
Lucy Ann Culpepper, 6
Charles W. Culpepper, 2

1860 Census Index

355 Dis 4 FPS, TN 1860 FCI
bullet Harriet Culpepper
bullet Lucy A. Culpepper
bullet William Culpepper
357 Dis 4 FPS, TN 1860 FCI
bulletElizabeth Culpepper
461 Dis 15 FPS, TN 1860 FCI
bulletMary S. Culpepper
bullet Sarah A. Culpepper
bullet Thomas Culpepper

1880 Census

FHL Film 1255262, National Archives Film T9-1262
bullet District 4, Page 72C
W. James Culpepper,
Self, M, M, W, 60, KY, Farmer, Fa: VA, Mo: VA
Eliza Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 48, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: VA
A. George, Son, M, , W, 16, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
bullet District 4, Page 72C
W. Charles Culpepper, Self, M, M, W, 31, TN, Farmer, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
L. Rosena Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 24, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
M. Magarrett Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 6, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
S. James Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 2, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
FHL Film 1255263, National Archives Film T9-1263
bullet District 23, Page 203C
Thomas Culpepper
, Self, M, M, W, 50, TN, Farmer, Fa: NC, Mo: NC
S. A. Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 35, TN, Keeping House, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Louis Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 14, TN, Farm Hand, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Isiac Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 9, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Nancy Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 12, TN, At Home, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Sallie Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 4, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
William Capleanger, Other, M, S, W, 19, TN, Farm Hand, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
FHL Film 1255263, National Archives Film T9-1263District 22, Page 233C
bullet District 22, Page 233C
C. T. Culpepper
, Self, M, M, W, 46, TN, Farmer, Fa: NC, Mo: NC
Sarah J. Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 33, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Elmoore Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 14, TN, Farmer, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Luannah Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 12, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
bullet District 22, Page 233C
J. E Culpeppe
r, Self, M, M, W, 55, TN, Farmer, Fa: NC, Mo: NC
Mahaley Culpepper, Wife, F, M, W, 54, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Joseph Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 18, TN, Farmer, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Zera Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 16, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Mary Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 13, TN, Housekeeper, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Robert Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 11, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Dalpha Culpepper, Son, M, S, W, 8, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN
Agnes Culpepper, Dau, F, S, W, 5, TN, N/A, Fa: TN, Mo: TN

1891 VL (?)

Npl Dis 4 MV, TN 1891 VL
bulletC. W. Culpepper
bulletG. A. Culpepper
bulletJ. W. Culpepper
Npl Dis 22 MV, TN 1891 VL
bullet C. T. Culpepper
bulletJ. L. Culpepper
Npl Dis 23 MV, TN 1891 VL
bullet E. B. Culpepper
bullet J. B. Culpepper
bulletLewis Culpepper
bullet Tom Culpepper

Military Records

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946

Source: National Archives and Records Administration. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (database online). Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 (Archival Database); World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.

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Lawrence M Culpepper, White, Single, born 1916 in Tennessee, residing in Henry Co., Tennessee, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 6 Apr 1942 in Georgia (#49795)

Wills and Deeds

Will of James H. Culpepper
13 Jan 1857, Henry Co., TN

...2nd Pheby Ann Poindexter, Martha B. Grace, James W. Culpepper and Mariah June Bridgewater: this my 4 children to have five dollars each.

3- I will and bequeath to my beloved wife Elizabeth should she survive me all my stock of every description ... also my tract of land situated in the state of county aforesaid (Henry, TN) on the waters of Holly fork. Beginning at the north west corner of R. D. Nanny...to a stake in the field of James W. Culpeppers N East corner...to R.D. Nanny's south west corner. Thence north with his degree line 193 poles to the beginning. This being a part of Grant N 1827 issued to James H. Culpepper for 182 acres & 62/160 this the above described tract of land to be hers and at her disposal for ever.

I further here by appoint & ordain my beloved wife Elizabeth Sole executrice to this my last will and testament and I further request my friend Lewis M Edgar to assist my said wife to establish this record hereby revoking all other wills by me made in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 13th of January AD 1857.

June Term Count Court 1857

bulletLewis M. Edgar this day appeared in open court and presented a paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of James H. Culpepper dec'd. thereupon came J. C. Jackson & Zerubral Scott subscribing witnesses thereto who bring first swore depose and say that they were personally acquainted with the testator and saw him sign and heard him publish and declare the same to be his last will and testament. that he was of sound disposing mind and memory and that they singed the same at his request in his presence as witnesses. p. 121
bulletA list of property sold at the sale of J. H. Culpepper dec'd on the 11th of June 1857. (pp 136-138)

Deed Book Entries

bulletIn the Grantor book K p. 496 on Sept 12, 1851. James H. Culpepper to Richard D. Nanny for $112 56 93/160a beginning NE corner of Entry no. 1827 made in the name of James H. Culpepper ... poles to J P  King's corner.
bullet1855-57 - Bk M 99 James W. Culpepper to Jesse Jackson 41a
bullet1857-60 - N 195   E. Culpepper to P. Adams
bullet1872-73   S 62   Asa Mason to James W. Culpepper 60a
bullet1878-80  C. W. Culpepper grantee

Cemeteries in Holly Fork area - NE of Paris, TN

Shady Grove Cemetery # 70

bulletC. W. Culpepper, 1848-1893
bulletR. L. Culpepper, 1856-1941
bulletFlorence Culpepper, 1875-1953
bulletAlbert Culpepper, 1864-1946

Hillcrest Cemetery # 172

bulletBaalam Culpepper, 1878-1974
bulletLovie Mai Culpepper, 1890-1957
bulletRaymond Culpepper
bulletRuby Culpepper

Unknown cemetery

Located Northwest of Buchanan near Kentucky State Line at Mt. Pleasant

bulletC. T. Culpepper, 1828 - 1921
bulletSarah Jane Merrell Culpepper, 1844 - 1932

Source of wills, deeds and cemeteries: Kay Arterburn

Culpepper Cemetery

Located on Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge near Ky. lake - in Old 23rd District. Copied from:
   (1) Mr. Charles Sanders' records;
   (2) Mr. Ray Williams' records;
   (3) The Kentucky Lake Cemetery Relocation Project comp. By Judith Ann Maupin (1975) which states that "This cemetery, containing 30 graves, was above 386 elevation, but the access was flooded. Eight graves were identified and moved to relocation cemeteries. Twenty unidentified graves were also moved. Work was completed June, 1943." It also gives cause of death and where moved to.; and
   (4) TVA records, which only list next of kin for 2 people.)


Thomas B. Culpepper

10 Aug. 1830 - 4 May 1911, aged 81 y.
(no cause of death given; remained here.)

Sarah Ann Dortch Culpepper
wife of T.B., 1840 - 11 Jan. 1900, aged 60 y.
(no cause of death given; remained here.)

Maggie Culpepper
1862 - 1892, aged 30 y.
(cause of death: tuberculosis; moved to Sugar Creek cemetery, Benton Co.)

Louis Culpepper

1855 - 1895, aged 40 y.
(cause of death: sunstroke; moved to Sugar Creek cemetery, Benton Co.)

William Culpepper
1893 - 1920, aged 27 y.
(cause of death: appendix; moved to Sugar Creek cemetery, Benton Co.)

John Hudgins
died 1902
(cause of death: pneumonia; moved to Mt. Zion cemetery)

A. J. Martin
26 Oct. 1838 - 23 Jan. 1900, aged 62 y.
(nearest relative: Lon Martin, son; cause of death, Bright's Disease; moved to Mt. Zion cemetery)

Polly Martin
wife of A.J.
1847 - 1905, aged 58 y.
(nearest relative: Lon Martin, son; cause of death, dropsy; moved to Mt. Zion cemetery)

30 others unidentified and moved to Mt. Zion cemetery

Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010

 
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