On February 19, 1840. William Stuart Culbertson
marries Eliza Vance (born 1822) of Corydon, IN. They will
eventually have eight children including Samuel Culberson, their
William Stuart Culbertson and Eliza Vance Culbertson
William Arthur Culbertson is born (birth date unknown.). William
will become a banker in St. Paul, Minn. and will live until June 1885
John Vance Culbertson is born in March. He will die in August
the same year
Mary Julia Culbertson is born in January. She will die
September 29, 1867, unmarried.
Frances Stuart Culbertson is born in February. She will die in
Charles Stuart Culbertson is born in April. He will live until
February 26, 1901, unmarried.
Joseph Simpson Culbertson is born in November. He will live
until March 1904, unmarried.
Anna Vance Culbertson is born July 24. She will live until
April 8, 1910. She married Frank B Semple of Minneapolis, Minn.
Samuel Alexander Culbertson is born August 15. He will live until December 11, 1948.
We will say no more about him here except that he is the much the
subject of our web site.
On January 3, 1865. Eliza Culbertson dies of typhoid
pneumonia, leaving 5 motherless children ages 6mo to 18 years.
On January 10, 1867, William Stuart Culbertson remarries Cornelia Warner Eggleston, a
widow from Evansville, IN. Together they will have two more
William Stuart Culbertson and Cornelia Eggleston Culbertson
Walter Stewart Culbertson is born in November, but dies August 1868
during a cholera epidemic.
Blanche Warner Culbertson is born in September. She will
become New Albany's famous "Scandalous Blanche".
On October 18, 1880, Cornelia Culbertson dies.
William S Culbertson eventually remarries again. His third wife
was another widow, the former Mrs. Rebecca Keith Spears Young of
Paris, KY. They will have no children together. WS
Culbertson will die in June, 1892. Rebecca will live another 30+
A Culbertson Timeline
William S Culbertson
of New Albany, IN and his three wives:
Eliza Vance Culbertson
Rebecca Keith Culbertson
William S Culbertson Mansion, New Albany, IN
of William Stuart Culbertson
About Samuel and his family:
1886 Wedding of Samuel A Culbertson / Louise
Louise Craig Culbertson, wife of Samuel A.
Samuel & Louise Culbertson's 1st house 1886
Telegram from Mrs. Sam Culbertson to the War Dept 1899
1918: Samuel Culbertson enlists in the army
Culbertson Family vacationing at Narragansett,
Churchill Downs years