Thomas Culpepper Jr.

Male, #735, (circa 1741 - 1792)
Father*Thomas Culpepper of Norfolk Co., VA (c 1698 - 1786)
Mother*Ann Cherry (c 1700 - s 1767)
Extinct Surname?* The family branch headed by Thomas Culpepper Jr. is believed to have no living male descendants with the Culpepper surname. If you know otherwise, please contact Lew Griffin using the link at the bottom of this page. 
Birth*circa 1741 Thomas was born at Norfolk Co., Virginia, circa 1741. 
Tithable*10 Jun 1757 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1757 at Norfolk Co., Virginia,

This was Thomas Jr.'s first appearance in the tithe records, so he was at least 16 years old.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1759 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1759 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1761 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1761 at Saint Bride's Parish, Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1765 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1765 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1766 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1766 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1767 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1767 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Death of Mothersay 1767 His mother Ann Cherry died say 1767 at Norfolk Co., Virginia
Tithable10 Jun 1768 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1768 at Saint Bride's Parish, Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1769 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1769 at West side of Western Branch, Portsmouth Parish, Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1771 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1771 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1772 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1772 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1773 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1773 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable10 Jun 1774 He was included in a list of Tithables taken on 10 Jun 1774 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithablecirca Jun 1778 He listed in Tithables taken circa Jun 1778 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Tithable15 Jun 1780 He listed in Tithables taken on 15 Jun 1780 at Norfolk Co., Virginia.1 
Census*1782 A census listed Thomas as head of household at Norfolk Co., Virginia, in 1782. Enumerated in the census but otherwise unaccounted for were 3 Whites..2 
Will27 Dec 1785 Thomas was named as an heir in the will of his father Thomas Culpepper of Norfolk Co., VA at Norfolk Co., Virginia, on 27 Dec 1785.3 
Death of Father1786 His father Thomas Culpepper of Norfolk Co., VA died in 1786 at Norfolk Co., Virginia
Will*7 Nov 1791 He made a will at Saint Bride's Parish, Norfolk Co., Virginia, on 7 Nov 1791, naming as heir(s) Jacob Ballentine, (?) Culpepper, Thomas Reed, Richard Kane, (?) Culpepper and Susanna Reed. It was witnessed by John Culpepper of Norfolk Co., VA.

     Thomas Culpepper, of Saint Brides Parish, to Jacob Ballentine and his wife, 100 acres where I now live, beginning at the river, running back to the back line. After their deaths, to his [Jacob's] son Joseph Ballentine.
     To grandson Thomas Read, 96.75 acres on the Western side of my plantation, beginning at the river and running back to the back line, etc.
     To Richard Kane and his wife, 96.75 acres.
     Grandson Thomas Reid shall pay unto his sister Susanna when he comes of age the some of 10 pounds of the money that arises from the rent. I leave cattle, hogs, to pay debts.
     Witnesses were John Bell and John ("J" his mark) Culpepper
     Signed, Thomas ("T" his mark) Culpepper.4 
Death*1792 He died at Norfolk Co., Virginia, in 1792. 
Probate*17 Sep 1792 Probate action was taken on Thomas's estate on 17 Sep 1792 at Norfolk Co., Virginia,

Book 3, p. 86. The executor was Jacob Ballentine. 
Deed18 Mar 1796 He was an adjacent landowner in the deed granted to Sarah (?) and Henry Culpepper of Norfolk Co., VA on 18 Mar 1796 at Norfolk Co., Virginia,

18 Mar 1796 -- Deed Bk 39, p 104. Henry Culpepper and wife Sarah to John Kearnes for £6, 50 acres on the south side of Deep Creek adj. John and Robert Culpepper, "land from my father Thomas Culpepper". Wit: Stephen Marchant, Jonathan Denby, Francis Williamson.5 
Deed*20 Jan 1800 He was granted a deed, witnessed by Martha Manning, John Culpepper of Norfolk Co., VA and Thomas Willoughby Culpepper on 20 Jan 1800 at Portsmouth, Norfolk Co., Virginia,

20 Jan 1800 – Deed Bk 38, p 70, recorded 20 Jan 1800, Mathias Manning, Norfolk Co. to Thomas Culpepper, Norfolk Co. for $200, a tract of land in Portsmouth Parish beginning at a corner with Mathias Manning party hereto and running and binding on Richard Ballentine land north 16 west one chain and 15 links north 1 ½ chains to an oak north 4 ½ west 1 ½ chain north 3 ½ west 2 chains 50 links north 12 west one chain to a holly a cove then down same to a stake on the opposite of the cove at the side of Julian’’s Creek then down said creek the various courses to a stake then south 62 west 10 chains to an oak south 37 ½ west one chain 12 links south 41 west one chain 70 links south 5999 west one chain 20 links south 51 west one chain 90 links south 56 west 50 links south 65 west five chains 47 links south 41 west six chains 20 links to beginning, containing 38 acres, signed Mathias Manning, wit. Martha Manning, Jno. Culpepper, Thomas Culpepper. Transcribed by Clyde T. Colbert.5 
Research note*26 Apr 2004 Thomas is a known son of Thomas Culpepper of Norfolk. 

Family

Children
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Henry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited8 Oct 2011

Citations

  1. E.B. & W.B. Wingo, compiler, Norfolk County, Virginia Tithables ( v1: 1730-1750, v2: 1751-1765, v3: 1766-1780), Norfolk, VA, 1985.
  2. Peter Smith, The Lower Norfolk County Virginia Antiquarian, NY, 1951.
    Vol. 5, pp. 134-135. (A list of the families of Whites & blacks thats on the south side of Western branch as fear as new Mill Creek. Taking by Wm Booker.)
    Thomas Culpepper, 4 White, 0 Black.
  3. Warren H. 'Dick' Culpepper (#6860), Culpeppers of England and America, Provo, Utah: Stevenson's Genealogy Center, 2008.
  4. Norfolk Co. VA Will Book 3, p. 86.
  5. Norfolk Co, VA Deeds, .