Olive Culpepper1

Female, #411, (circa 1795 - )
Father*Henry Culpepper V, of Currituck Co., NC (s 1751 - Nov 1815)
Mother*Edith (?) (c 1760 - a 1815)
Name Variation She was also known as Olla. 
Birth*circa 1795 Olive was born at Moyock, Currituck Co., North Carolina, circa 1795. 
1800 Census4 Aug 1800 Olive was probably a free white female, under age 10, in Henry Culpepper V, of Currituck Co., NC's household on the 1800 Census at Currituck Co., North Carolina. Enumerated in the census but otherwise unidentified is 1 M10-16..2 
Marriage*before 1814 She married Edward Garrett at Currituck Co., North Carolina, before 1814. 
Married Namebefore 1814  As of before 1814, her married name was Garrett. 
Birth of Soncirca 1814 Her son Duren Edward Garrett was born circa 1814 at Currituck Co., North Carolina
Will23 Nov 1815 Olive named as heir(s) in the will of Henry Culpepper V, of Currituck Co., NC at Currituck Co., North Carolina, on 23 Nov 1815.3 
1850 Census* Olive was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Currituck Co., North Carolina
Biography* Olive Culpepper, daughter of Henry Culpepper and Edeah was born about 1795. She joined Northwest Baptist Church, Northwest, Virginia, on 25 June 1813. Olive married Edward Garrett, between June 1813 and November 1815, when she was mentioned in her father's will as Olive (or Alice) Garrott with a son, During Garrott.

In the 1850 Currituck Co., NC census, Olive Garrett, age 55, born in Virginia, is listed with children Samuel, age 22, born in NC; Martha (Mathias) age 17 born NC and Jennett Garrett, age 11, born in NC.

Olive was Edward Garrett's second wife. He is listed in the 1810 Currituck Co., NC census with a family. He was named guardian of Charlotte Garrott, who was probably a daughter.

Edward Garrett, born 1773, son of John Garrett and Elizabeth Cox(?) died May 1850 from consumption, age 77.. Ref. Birth, death and cause of death. 1850 Curr. Co. Mortality census. Edward is listed in his mother's will in Curr. Co., NC WB 3, 21 Oct. 1827. May 1828.

Children of Edward and Olive Culpepper Garrett
     (1) Duren Edward Garrett, born 1814 in Curr. Co. NC and died about 1868 at Moyock, NC. married Charlotte Hodges of Camden Co., NC.
     (2) Emaline Anne Garrett born 1 May 1824, Moyock, NC, died 17 April 1895 at Moyock, NC. Married Jesse Culpepper at Moyock, NC.
     (3) Sarah Garrett born 1 May 1824 at Moyock, NC. Never married.
     (4) Samuel S. Garrett born 1830 at Moyock, NC died after 1873, married (1) Milbrey Wiggenton (2) On 3 October 1873 Camden Co., NC. Samuel S. Garrett, son of Edward and Olive Garrett, late of Currituck Co., NC. Married Mary Brite, daughter of James and Milbrey Wiggenton, late of Norfolk Co., Virginia. Ref. Camden Co. NC marriages. Note. Mary and Milbrey could have been sisters. Samuel's first wife is listed in 1850 Curr. Co. census born in Virginia.
     (5) Henry M. Garrett born 21 June 1831 at Moyock, NC died aft. 1880 in Norfolk Co., VA. He married on 21 June 1855, at Moyock, NC, Nancy McPherson, daughter of Noah McPherson and Nancy Etheridge.
     (6) Mathias Garrett born abt.1833, Moyock, NC died about 1908 at age 75, married 10 July 1856, at Moyock, NC Mary Frances Denby.
     (7) Jeanette Anne Kizzie Garrett born Sept. 1839 at Moyock, NC and died 30 May 1878 at Moyock, NC. She married on 3 Feb. 1861, at Moyock, NC, Richard Johnson Powers, son of George Washington and Jacomine Powers Powers.4 

Family

Edward Garrett (circa 1773 - May 1850)
Marriage*before 1814 She married Edward Garrett at Currituck Co., North Carolina, before 1814. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Oct 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2000 to Lew Griffin from Alice Neal Basnight Doak (#38574), Alexandria, VA, e-mail address.
  2. 1800 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 163, Ancestry.com Image 27, Unknown Township, Currituck Co., NC
    Henry Culpepper, 2 M0-10, 2 M10-16, 1 M16-25, 1 M26-45, 3 F0-10, 1 F10-16, 1 F26-45.
  3. Gordon C Jones - Genealogical Publishing Co., compiler, Abstracts of Wills and Other Records, Currituck and Dare Counties, North Carolina (1663-1850), Online database at Ancestry.com, 1977.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=BookList&dbid=49013
  4. E-mail written 2000 to Lew Griffin from Alice Neal Basnight Doak (#38574), Alexandria, VA, e-mail address.
    July 2000.