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Sgt John Thomas Jefferson Culpepper
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Birth: 1827
Death: 1902

John Thomas Jefferson Culpepper;
b. August 9, 1827
d. August 1, 1902
Terry's Texas Rangers, 8th Texas Cavalry Regiment
Mustered into Company F at Houston, TX on September 7, 1861. Elected 4th Sergeant. Received ankle wound during the dismounted skirmish action supporting Ketchum's Battery at Shiloh, TN on April 6, 1862. Promoted to 2nd Sergeant by August 1862. Received a contusion near Mossy Creek, TN on December 28 or 29, 1863. Present and slightly wounded in February 1864.
Claiborne indicates he was captured, and subsequently escapted, in 1865.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Gillespie Culpepper (1804 - 1903)
  Eglintine Langley Culpepper (1810 - 1878)
 
 Spouses:
  Cynthia Ann Guthrie Culpepper (1841 - 1881)*
  Mary Caroline Currington Culpepper (1858 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Franklin Culpepper (1858 - 1896)*
  Eliza Jane Culpepper Richardson (1861 - 1956)*
  William Guthrie Culpepper (1868 - 1954)*
  Katie Belle Culpepper Conner (1869 - 1950)*
  Robert Lee Culpepper (1870 - 1962)*
  Noah Cleburn Culpepper (1875 - 1950)*
  Hattie Lee Culpepper Key (1879 - 1964)*
  Rebecca Addie Culpepper Patton (1884 - 1918)*
  Nancy Eglentine Culpepper Bukoviny (1886 - 1982)*
  Sam Houston Culpepper (1897 - 1954)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel F. Culpepper (1825 - 1900)*
  John Thomas Jefferson Culpepper (1827 - 1902)
  William R Culpepper (1829 - 1906)*
  James Louis Culpepper (1833 - 1922)*
  Cynthia Jane Culpepper Edgar (1841 - 1877)*
  Georgia Ann Texas Culpepper Burke (1851 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olive Cemetery
Lavaca County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Mar 14, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10618668
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I chose red flowers A reminder of the blood shed by SGT. CULPEPPER.
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