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Oran M. Roberts

Oran M. Roberts

Chapter 440

United Daughters of the Confederacy ®

Houston, Harris County, Texas

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Welcome to the Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy® (UDC).

Adelia A. Dunovant

Organizing & Founding President: Miss Adelia A. Dunovant

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Date: Third (3rd) Saturday of
September 2015 ~ 22 November 2015 (Genealogy Roadshow) ~ January 2016 ~ March 2016 ~ June 2016

Time: 10 a.m.

Location: Clayton Genealogy Library
5300 Caroline ~ Houston, Texas

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Charter Granted: 20 February 1901
Motto: Memory is the mother of muses.
Colors: Red & White
Flower: Pansy

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Who Are the United Daughters of the Confederacy®

The United Daughters of the Confederacy® (UDC) is a historical patriotic lineage organization open to any female who is a direct or collateral descendant of the soldiers, sailors, and statesmen of the Confederate States of America (1861-1865).

Our goals are: historical, educational, benevolent, memorial and patriotic.

Proclamation & Reaffirmation of the Objectives of the UDC

If you live in Houston and would like to pursue membership in the UDC through the
Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440, please contact us for further information:

P. O. Box 16604
Houston, Texas 77222-6604

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Allen Brothers Statute Project

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Fund-Raising Projects

Allen Brothers Pin

This pin is approx. 2" x 2" and is available for a $50 donation towards the Allen Brother Statue Project. If ordering by mail, include $3 postage per pin. Send your orders to: Oran Roberts Chapter 440, UDC; P. O. Box 16604, Houston, Texas 77222-6604.

UDC Charm

Charms are 1.5-inches in length from top of clasp to bottom. They make a perfect clip-on item for zippers, purses, cell phones, etc. The cost: $3 ea. + postage and handling. Send your orders to: Oran Roberts Chapter 440, UDC; P. O. Box 16604, Houston, Texas 77222-6604.

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Kroger Community Rewards Program
Help Our Chapter Raise Funds with your Kroger Purchases

Click on the link above and print-off the form. Then go on-line and link your Kroger card so the Chapter will receive a percentage of the proceeds from the program.

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UDC Links of Interest

Texas Division - Home Page UDC General - Home Page
Texas Division - Calendar of Events UDC Membership Information
Texas Division - Mailing List Why I am a Confederate Daughter
Texas Division - Scholarships Black Confederate Soldiers Committee
District I - Home Page Days of Observance

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This webpage was created on 19 Feb 2005 and was last revised on 24 Nov 2015

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On 12 July 1994 our name "United Daughters of the Confederacy" was officially approved by the Patent Trademark Office of the United States and may not be used without the express written permission of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, 328 North Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-4057.

On 26 July 1994 our insignia (logo) was also approved by the Patent Trademark Office of the United States. Therefore they are not to be used without permission and when displayed must have the copyright symbol. As stated in the 1997 UDC Bylaws on page 41, Article 34 Insignia Section 2, a & b.

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The Confederate Memorial Tartan is woven in Scotland and serves as a tribute to the soldiers of the Confederacy. There is also a yellow stripe representing the cavalry, a blue stripe for the infantry, and a red stripe for the artillery.

The Confederate Memorial Tartan: Officially approved by the Scottish Tartan Authority," Sebesta, Edward H. (2000) in Scottish Affairs, no. 31 (Spring) p. 55-84. The publisher is Unit for the Study of Government in Scotland, Edinburgh University, Chisholm House, High School Yards, Edinburgh, EH1 1LZ, Scotland.