Joseph Tandy Culpepper1

Male, #10773, (12 Sep 1923 - 29 Sep 1991)
Father*Tandy Key Culpepper Jr. (3 Jul 1896 - Jul 1984)
Mother*Annie Ruth Powell (2 Aug 1894 - 29 Dec 1971)
DNA* Joseph has been proven by DNA and genealogical research to be a descendant of Joseph Culpepper of Jackson Co., GA, the son of Joseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA, the son of Joseph Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC, the son of Robert Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, the son of Henry Culpepper of Lower Norfolk, VA. 
Birth*12 Sep 1923 Joseph was born at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 12 Sep 1923.2,3,4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Joseph and Adrian was listed as a son in Tandy Key Culpepper Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Army.)3 
Military service*between 1945 and 1964 Captain, US Army.3 
Death of Mother29 Dec 1971 His mother Annie Ruth Powell died on 29 Dec 1971. 
Death of FatherJul 1984 His father Tandy Key Culpepper Jr. died in Jul 1984 at Carthage, Leake Co., Mississippi.5 
Death*29 Sep 1991 He died at Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida, on 29 Sep 1991 at age 68.2,3 
Burial*3 Oct 1991 His body was interred on 3 Oct 1991 at Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Escambia Co., Florida.3 


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ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited29 Jun 2011


  1. Levin E. Culpepper, The Descendants of Joseph Culpepper who died in 1816, in Jackson County, Georgia, P. O. Box 5511, Meridian, MS 39302-5511: Lauderdale County Dept. of Archives & History, 1990's.
  2. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at, 2004.
    Joseph Tandy Culpepper, Cert 99791, Escambia Co., FL, White, 12 Sep 1923 - 29 Sep 1991.
  3. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at, 2006.
    Joseph Tandy Culpepper, 12 Sep 1923 - 29 Sep 1991, Served 29 May 1942 to 31 Dec 1964 as Captain in the US Army, Interred 3 Oct 1991 in Barrancas National Cemetery, Section 38, Site 755.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38-27, Page 16A, Beat 5, Alamucha Road, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Tandy K. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 33, md@26, AL/AL/AL, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=WW
    Annie B. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 35, md@28, AL/AL/MS
    Joseph T. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, MS/AL/AL
    Adrian P. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3 1/12, MS/AL/AL.
  5. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at