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Essie Estelle Culpepper

F, b. 13 March 1900, d. 20 April 1964
FatherWilliam Burton Culpepper b. 4 May 1857, d. 1 Nov 1913
MotherSarah Ellen Dew b. 17 Nov 1864, d. 2 Apr 1941
ChartsBenjamin Culpepper of SC Female Descendants
Last Edited21 Jan 2008
     Essie was born at Attala Co., Mississippi, on 13 March 1900. She was the daughter of William Burton Culpepper and Sarah Ellen Dew. Essie was listed as a daughter in William Burton Culpepper's household on the 1900 Census at Attala Co., Mississippi.1 Essie was listed as a daughter in William Burton Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Attala Co., Mississippi.2 She married Ivan Sherman Williams at El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas, circa 1921.3 As of circa 1921, her married name was Williams. She appeared as a sister in a family photograph say 1935 at Attala Co., Mississippi.4
William Burton Culpepper family
She and Ivan Sherman Williams were divorced before 1941.3 As of April 1941, her married name was Pardue. She married James B. Pardue in April 1941 at age 41.3 Essie was a hairdresser.3 She died at Downey, Los Angeles Co., California, on 20 April 1964 at age 64
She died at the home of her daughter, Fairy Joyce.3

Family 1

Ivan Sherman Williams b. c 1898

Family 2

James B. Pardue b. s 1895


  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, Page 12B, Family 216, Newport, Attala County, MS
    William B. Culpepper, Head, Wh, M, May 1858, 42, Md-20 yrs, MS/NA/NA, Farmer
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Wife, Wh, F, Nov 1864, 35, Md-20 yrs, ch 10/9, MS/MS/AL
    Mary M. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Oct 1882, 17, S, MS/MS/MS
    John R. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Feb 1884, 16, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm laborer
    Walter Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Feb 1886, 14, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm laborer
    Sarah E. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Jan 1888, 12, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm laborer
    Delila E. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Nov 1889, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Hattie A. Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Sep 1891, 8, S, MS/MS/MS
    Benjamin J. Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Jun 1894, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    William O Culpepper, Son, Wh, M, Aug 1897, 2, S, MS/MS/MS
    Rannie Culpepper, Daughter, Wh, F, Mar 1900, 3/12, S, MS/MS/MS.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED9, Sheet 12B, Family 108, Beat 4, Attala County, MS
    Burton Culpeper, Head, M, Wh, 57, Md-29 yrs, MS/US/US, Farmer, General farm
    Sarah Culpeper, Wife, F, Wh, 45, Md-29 yrs, ch 12/11, MS/MS/MS
    Walter Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 23, S, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm
    Etta Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 22, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Hattie Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 18, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Jacob Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 14, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Oscar Culpeper, Son, M, Wh, 12, S, MS/MS/MS, Farm Laborer, Home farm
    Essie Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 9, S, MS/MS/MS
    Fannie Culpeper, Daughter, F, Wh, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    Clarence McBride, Grandson, M, Wh, 3, S, MS/MS/MS
    Julia McBride, Granddaughter, F, Wh, 1 2/12, MS/MS/MS.
  3. E-mail written 2003-2008 to Culpepper Connections from John Mitchell, e-mail address.
  4. E-mail written 2002-2007 to Culpepper Connections from Buena Faye Allen Smith (desc/o #5992), Grand Bay, AL, e-mail address (Nov 2008).