Richard Layne Culpeper of Barbados1

Male, #9400, (21 Mar 1858 - 22 Mar 1899)
Father*Alleyne Culpeper of Barbados (b 19 Sep 1825 - )
Mother*Amelia Fielding Gaskin of Barbados (c 1820 - 1904)
DNA* From DNA and genealogical evidence we conclude that Richard Layne Culpeper of Barbados is a member of the International branch whose most recent common ancestor is either William Culpeper of Hunton and Wigsell, or the Rev. William Culpeper of Barbados. 
Name-AltSpell This surname is sometimes spelled Culpepper. 
Birth*21 Mar 1858 Richard was born at Saint Michael, Barbados, on 21 Mar 1858.1 
Baptism21 Jul 1858 He was baptized at Saint Michael, Barbados, on 21 Jul 1858.2  
Degree*27 Feb 1880 He received a degree from, at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, on 27 Feb 1880. 
1880 Census* Richard was listed as a brother in Charles Edmund Culpeper of Barbados and PA's household on the 1880 Census at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania.3 
Marriage*1893 He married Edith Vernon Rose in 1893.1 
Birth of Son4 Jan 1896 His son Bernard Armel Culpeper of Canada was born on 4 Jan 1896 at Barbados.1 
Death*22 Mar 1899 He died at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, on 22 Mar 1899 at age 41.4 
Biography* Dentist. Received his degree from the Pennsylvania College of Dental Surgery, 27 Feb 1880. 


Edith Vernon Rose (21 Mar 1858 - 28 Feb 1941)
Marriage*1893 He married Edith Vernon Rose in 1893.1 
ChartsThe Culpepers of Barbados and the Colepepers of South Africa: Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Oct 2012


  1. E-mail written 1998-2006 to Warren Culpepper from Richard Clark Culpeper (#9447), 139A Little Norway Road, Station F, RR 3, Site 3, Compartment 11, Oliver & Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay Ontario P7C 4V2 Canada, Phone 807-625-6341, e-mail address.
  2. Church of Latter Day Saints, compiler, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Intellectual Reserve, Inc..
  3. 7th Ward, District 9, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; FHL Film 1255170 National Archives Film T9-1170 Page 106D.
  4. Illinois State Archives Death Index:
    RICHARD L CULPEPER died 22 Mar 1899 at age 41 years in CHICAGO, COOK CO., Cert no. 00002813.