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Joseph Tarr Copeland
Birth: May 6, 1813
Death: May 6, 1893

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Originally served first as Colonel and commander of the 1st Michigan Volunteer Cavalry, then the 5th Michigan Volunteer Cavalry. He commanded the “Wolverines” of the Michigan Brigade of cavalry until General George A. Custer took over the command on June 29, l863. Died on his 80th birthday. Gen. Copeland was re-interred at Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Michigan, shortly after his first interment in Orange Park, Florida, in 1893. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
Burial:
Magnolia Cemetery *
Orange Park
Clay County
Florida, USA
*Former burial location
 
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Record added: Oct 26, 2001
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