Maurice L. Wilson Culpepper
Male, #643, (circa 1838 - circa 1865)
|Father*||Reuben T. Culpepper (c 1814 - 19 May 1865)|
|Mother*||Sarah Ann Taylor (c 1810 - a 1880)|
|Name Variation||He was also known as Morris.1|
|Birth*||circa 1838||Maurice was born at Norfolk Co., Virginia, circa 1838.|
|1840 Census||1 Jun 1840||Maurice was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in Reuben T. Culpepper's household, on the 1840 Census on 1 Jun 1840 at Norfolk Co., Virginia. |
(Enumerated in the census but otherwise unaccounted for are 1 F50-60 and 2 slaves.).2
|1860 Census*||1 Jun 1860||Maurice listed as a household member living with Logan and Lucy Hurst in the 1860 Census at Portsmouth (city), Virginia.1|
|Civil War*||between 1862 and 1865||He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865 |
Maurice served as a private in Co. A (Dismal Swamp Rangers), 3rd VA Infantry, Pickett's Division, during the Civil War. He died after the war from wounds received at the battle of Frazier's Farm.3
|Burial*||circa 1865||His body was interred circa 1865 at Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery, Point Lookout, Saint Mary's Co., Maryland.4|
|Death*||circa 1865||He died circa 1865.3|
|Charts||Henry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)|
Robert Culpepper Jr. of Lower Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
|Last Edited||3 May 2012|
- 1860 Federal Census, United States.
Page 34, Family 261, Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VA
Logan Hurst, 31, M, Wh, Farmer, RE=$8400, PE=$15,343, VA
Lucy V. Hurst, 20, F, Wh, His wife-lady, VA
Virginia F. Hewlett, 44, F, Wh, Her mother, VA
Jas F. Carr, 31, M, Wh, Lumber?, RE=$4460, PE=$8500. VA
Elvira W. Carr, 27, F, Wh, His wife-lady, N Carolina
Morris Culpepper, 24, M, Wh, Overseer.
- 1840 Federal Census, United States.
Page 173, Ancestry.com Images 18-19, Unk Twp, Norfolk Co., VA
Patsy Culpepper, 1 M10-15, 2 F15-20, 1 F40-50, 6 slaves
Ann Culpepper, 1 M5-10, 1 M10-15, 1 F30-40, 0 slaves
Reuben Culpepper, 1 M0-5, 1 M20-30, 1 F20-30, 1 F50-60, 2 slaves.
- Norfolk Landmark Newspaper, compiler, Norfolk County, VA, Confederate Dead, April 1875.
- National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
M. W. Culpepper, served in the Infantry of the CSA, buried in Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery, Section 1, Site 1.