Ancestors and Descendents of D&P Mendheim


Moritz Mendheim [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 was born 7 in 1820 in Cüstrin, Preußen. He died on 11 Sep 1883 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was buried in Home of Peace Cemetery & Emanu-El Mausoleum / Jewish Cemetery in Colma, California.

Moritz came to the US through the Port of New York on November 7, 1849arriving on the ship Washington from Southampton (it's possible therewas a stop in Bremen as well). He reported his age as 30 years and 11months (projecting his birth year as 1818). While we believe he was inColumbus Ga. during the 1850 Federal Census ( M. Mendheim age 30), hewas there in 1851. Records in Columbus show " Moritz, Benjamin andIsidor recovering money ($2.87½ each) from the city on May 31, 1851(Book G of the Superior Court of Muscogee County. Moritz wasnaturalized in the New York Court of Common Pleas on October 10, 1855,a year prior to sailing to San Francisco October 14, 1856.

Around 1875, as a dying wish of her mother, Moritz adopted a younglady named Kate from his homeland and she came over in May 1876. Katewent on a visit to NY in 1881 and was caught up in a love trianglewith a married man. She committed suicide by an overdose of morphinein the St. James hotel on March 31, 1881.

After going to San Francisco in 1856, Moritz lived there until he diedin 1883. He is buried in the Home of Peace Cemetery & Emanu-ElMausoleum / Jewish Cemetery in Colma, California (suburb of SanFrancisco).

He had the following children:

  F i Kate A Sternberger Mendheim was born 1 in 1859 in Germany. She died on 31 Mar 1881 in New York City - St. James Hotel. She was related to her parents by adoption.

Louis Simmons.Louis married Mrs. Simmons.

Mrs. Simmons.Mrs. married Louis Simmons.

They had the following children:

  F i Adeline Simmons was born about 1833. She died on 31 Dec 1902.
  M ii Issac Simmons was born about 1849 in New York.

Webster C Powell Jr. was born 1 in Jun 1867 in New York. He died on 7 Dec 1901. He married Mary Jane Todd on 22 Apr 1889 in Brooklyn, New York.

Mary Jane Todd [Parents] was born on 29 May 1864 in Port Chester, Westchester, New York, USA. She died on 29 Sep 1944 in New York City. She married Webster C Powell Jr. on 22 Apr 1889 in Brooklyn, New York.

Other marriages:
Lockwood, Dewitt Clinton

They had the following children:

  M i Mortimer Ackland Powell was born on 26 Jul 1890. He died on 16 Apr 1897.
  F ii Helen Benedict Powell was born on 19 Oct 1894. She died on 8 May 1895.
  M iii Webster Clay Powell was born on 31 Oct 1897. He died in Jun 1967.

Mr. Scheider.Mr. married Nina Powell.

Nina Powell [Parents] 1 was born 2 in 1935. She married Mr. Scheider.


Mr. Perry.Mr. married Gail Powell.

Gail Powell [Parents] 1 was born in 1937. She married Mr. Perry.


Dewitt Clinton Lockwood died in Oct 1912. He married Mary Jane Todd on 13 Sep 1905.

Mary Jane Todd [Parents] was born on 29 May 1864 in Port Chester, Westchester, New York, USA. She died on 29 Sep 1944 in New York City. She married Dewitt Clinton Lockwood on 13 Sep 1905.

Other marriages:
Powell, Webster C Jr.

They had the following children:

  M i Clinton Benedict Lockwood was born on 23 May 1907.

Mortimer Todd.Mortimer married Helen Benedict.

Helen Benedict.Helen married Mortimer Todd.

They had the following children:

  F i Mary Jane Todd was born on 29 May 1864. She died on 29 Sep 1944.

Bernhard Westheimer 1 was born 2 in 1830 in Baden, Germany. He married Rachel Hasberg.

Rachel Hasberg was born 1 in 1843 in Prussia. She married Bernhard Westheimer.

They had the following children:

  M i Isaac Bernhard Westheimer was born in 1862. He died before 1920.

Hosea Belune Culp [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 16 Dec 1887 in Henry County, Alabama. He died 5, 6 on 6 May 1961 in Henry County, Alabama. He was buried 7 in Abbeville, Henry County, Alabama, USA. He married Effie Mae Roberts.

Effie Mae Roberts [Parents] was born on 27 Mar 1894 in Henry County, Alabama. She died on 22 Nov 1965 in Henry County, Alabama. She married Hosea Belune Culp.

They had the following children:

  M i Thomas Floyd Culp 1 was born 2, 3, 4 in 1919 in Alabama.
  M ii Lucious I Culp 1 was born 2, 3 in 1921 in Alabama.
  M iii Ray Culp 1 was born 2 in 1933 in Alabama.

Gordon Toombs Culp [Parents] was born on 17 May 1884 in Alabama. He died on 18 Jan 1960 in Henry County, Alabama. He married Chapel Jane Bostick.

Chapel Jane Bostick [Parents] was born on 20 Oct 1886 in Barbour County, Alabama. She died on 5 Jan 1954 in Henry County, Alabama. She married Gordon Toombs Culp.

Other marriages:
Whitehead, George Washington

They had the following children:

  M i Wilton Culp was born on 25 Aug 1909. He died on 16 Jan 1984.
  M ii Gordon Tollie Culp was born on 17 Jun 1911. He died on 7 Apr 1979.
  M iii Albert Floyd Culp was born on 14 Feb 1914. He died in Aug 1976.
  M iv James Robert Culp 1, 2, 3 was born 4, 5, 6 on 11 Sep 1916 in Henry County, Alabama. He died on 3 Oct 1980 in Henry County, Alabama.
  F v Mary L. Culp was born on 5 May 1918. She died on 18 Apr 2011.
  F vi Jenell Culp was born on 11 Aug 1921. She died on 27 Aug 2001.

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