Bernard Armel Culpeper of Canada1,2

Male, #9434, (4 Jan 1896 - 19 Sep 1977)
Father*Richard Layne Culpeper of Barbados (21 Mar 1858 - 22 Mar 1899)
Mother*Edith Vernon Rose (21 Mar 1858 - 28 Feb 1941)
DNA* From DNA and genealogical evidence we conclude that Bernard Armel Culpeper of Canada 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*4 Jan 1896 Bernard was born at Barbados on 4 Jan 1896.1 
Death of Father22 Mar 1899 His father Richard Layne Culpeper of Barbados died on 22 Mar 1899 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois.3 
Degree*29 May 1923 He received a from McGill UniversityB. S., Civil Engineering, at Montreal, Quebec, Canada, on 29 May 1923.4 
Marriage*27 Jan 1927 He married Jean Macaulay Milne of Canada at Canada on 27 Jan 1927 at age 31.1 
Birth of Son20 Jul 1928 His son Bernard LeRoy Culpeper of Canada was born on 20 Jul 1928 at Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada.1 
Death of Mother28 Feb 1941 His mother Edith Vernon Rose died on 28 Feb 1941 at Montreal, Quebec, Canada.1 
Burial*after 19 Sep 1977 His body was interred after 19 Sep 1977 at Oakville, Halton, Ontario, Canada.1 
Death*19 Sep 1977 He died at Oakville, Halton, Ontario, Canada, on 19 Sep 1977 at age 81.1 
Biography* After his move to Canada in 1919, Bernard lived in Thunder Bay, Ontario; Hamilton, Ontario; Montreal, Quebec; and 125 Forsythe Street, Oakville, Ontario. He was a civil engineer and manager of engineering for C.D. Howe Company, Ltd. 


Jean Macaulay Milne of Canada (15 Jul 1901 - 2 May 1990)
Marriage*27 Jan 1927 He married Jean Macaulay Milne of Canada at Canada on 27 Jan 1927 at age 31.1 
ChartsThe Culpepers of Barbados and the Colepepers of South Africa: Descendant Chart
Last Edited11 Feb 2011


  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. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from Francis Bernard Culpeper (#9443), South Africa, e-mail address.
  3. Illinois State Archives Death Index:
    RICHARD L CULPEPER died 22 Mar 1899 at age 41 years in CHICAGO, COOK CO., Cert no. 00002813.     
  4. Richard Culpeper GEDCOM.