Joseph Edward Culpepper

Male, #2343, (Apr 1866 - )
Father*Samuel Bluett Culpepper (5 Dec 1818 - 11 Aug 1894)
Mother*Sarah Traylor (13 Mar 1833 - 21 Feb 1918)
DNA* Joseph has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Joseph Culpepper of Jackson Co., GA, the son of Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA, the son of Joseph Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC, the son of Robert Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, the son of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*Apr 1866 Joseph was born at Mississippi in Apr 1866. 
1870 Census1 Jun 1870 Joseph listed as a household member living with Samuel Bluett Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.1 
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 Joseph was listed as a son in Samuel Bluett Culpepper's household on the 1880 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.2 
Marriage*3 Feb 1895 He married Dora Stringer at Lawrence Co., Mississippi, on 3 Feb 1895 at age 28.3 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.4 
Birth of Son25 Sep 1900 His son Rex Alvin Culpepper was born on 25 Sep 1900 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.5 
Land Grant/Patent*4 Oct 1900 Land was granted to Joseph Edward Culpepper on 4 Oct 1900 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.6 
Birth of Son5 May 1906 His son Joseph Edward Culpepper was born on 5 May 1906 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.7 
1910 Census*15 Apr 1910 Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.8 
1920 Census*1 Jan 1920 Joseph was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.9 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Lawrence Co., Mississippi.10 

Family

Dora Stringer (Aug 1876 - )
Marriage*3 Feb 1895 He married Dora Stringer at Lawrence Co., Mississippi, on 3 Feb 1895 at age 28.3 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited29 Jun 2011

Citations

  1. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 125, Family 992, Lines 23-28, Township 8, Range 19, Lawrence, MS
    S. B. Culpeper, 52, M, Wh, Farmer, RE=$600, PE=$330, AL
    S. Culpeper, 38, F, Wh, Keeping House, MS
    A. C. Culpeper, 8, M, Wh, MS
    J. E. Culpeper, 5, M, Wh, MS
    J. P. Culpeper, 3, M, Wh, MS
    S. Culpeper, 1, M, Wh, MS.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 255C, Beat 2, Lawrence Co., MS
    S. B. Culpepper, Self, M, Md, Wh, 61, Farmer, GA/GA/GA
    Sarah Culpepper, Wife, F, Md, Wh, 47, Keeping House, MS/MS/MS
    Alonzo C. Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 18, Works On Farm, MS/GA/MS
    Joseph E. Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 14, Works On Farm, MS/GA/MS
    John P. Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 13, Works On Farm, MS/GA/MS
    Sebron Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 11, Works On Farm, MS/GA/MS
    Cincinatti Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 7, N/A, MS/GA/MS
    Samuel B. Culpepper, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 3, N/A, MS/GA/MS.
  3. Hunting For Bears, compiler, Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7842
    J. E. Culpepper and Dora Stringer married 3 Feb 1895 in Lawrence Co., MS.
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 66, Page 8B, Family 101, Beat 2, Lawrence County, MS
    Joseph Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, April 1866, 34, Md-5 yrs, MS/MS/MS, Farmer
    Dora Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, August 1876, 23, Md-5 yrs, ch 2/2, MS/MS/MS
    Iola Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, June 1896, 4, S, MS/MS/MS
    Velma Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, June 1898, 2, S, MS/MS/MS.
  5. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
    Rex Culpepper, 25 Sep 1900 - Jan 1976, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, LA; SSN 436-05-9671 issued in LA before 1951
    (Why it is safe to publish Social Security numbers for deceased people: http://gen.culpepper.com/about/socialsecurity.htm).
  6. General Land Office Records, compiler, Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records, Online, Bureau of Land Management.
    http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/
    John Culpeper, issued 2 May 1859, St. Stephens Meridian, Jefferson Davis Co., MS (Lawrence Co. at the time of issuance), Twp 6-N, Rng 19-W, Sec 7.
  7. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
    Joseph Culpepper, 5 May 1906 - Sep 1971, Last Residence: Newhebron, Lawrence Co., MS 39140, SSN 425-03-3777 issued in Mississippi in 1936-1950
    (Why it is safe to publish Social Security numbers for deceased people: http://gen.culpepper.com/about/socialsecurity.htm).
  8. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 98, Sheet 2A, Family 29, Beat 4, Lawrence County, MS
    Joseph Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, Md1-14 yrs, MS/MS/GA, Farmer-General Farm
    Dora Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, Md1-14 yrs, ch 5/5, MS/MS/MS
    Iola Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 14, S, MS/MS/MS
    Velma Culpepper, Daughter, F. Wh. 12, S, MS/MS/MS
    Rex Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Joseph Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3, S, MS/MS/MS
    Modena Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 6/12, S, MS/MS/MS
    Maggie M. Stringer, Niece, F, Wh, 20, S, MS/MS/MS.
  9. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 110, sheet 4A, p. 220, lines 6-13, Beat 4, Lawrence Co. MS (5 Jan 1920)
    Joseph E. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 53, md, MS/GA/MS farmer, general farm
    Dora Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 44, md, MS/MS/MS
    Iola Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 23, sng, MS/MS/MS, clerk, store
    Velma Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 21, sng, MS/MS/MS, teacher, public
    Rex Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 19, sng, MS/MS/MS, farmer, general farm
    Joseph L. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 13, MS/MS/MS
    Modena Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 10, MS/MS/MS
    Mose Stringer, Father-in-law, M, W, 73, wd, MS/GA/GA.
  10. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 39-7, Page 12A, Beat 4, Lawrence Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Joe E Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 64, md@29, MS/GA/MS, Farmer, General Farm,Vet=N
    Dora Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 52, md@19, MS/MS/MS
    Maudine Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 17, sng, MS/MS/MS, In School.