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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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Chapter Charter

We, the undersigned, citizens of Houston, County of Harris, State of Texas, apply for a Charter of Incorporation to be known as Oran M. Roberts Chapter, Daughters of the Confederacy, to be located at Houston, County of Harris, State of Texas:

Atkinson, Margaret Hoover, Mrs.
Allen, Baltie, Mrs.
Baker, S. E., Mrs.
Bates, Eliza Bennet, Mrs.
Bearens, L. A., Mrs.
Beavens, Emily C., Miss
Beavens, Massie, Mrs.
Beavens, Ruley E., Mrs.
Blandin, I. M. E., Mrs.
Blaney, Mary E., Mrs.
Burns, Lula R., Mrs.
Bute, Bertha, Miss
Bute, Dorothy E., Miss
Bute, James, Mrs.
Carter, S. F., Mrs.
Cassico, Hattie, Mrs.
Collins, M. A., Mrs.
Collins, Maggie, Miss
Crooker, Maude Astall, Mrs.
Davis, S. A., Mrs.
Daviss, E. Paxton, Mrs.
Dunovant, Adelia A., Miss
Gay, Morgu (?), Miss
Guild, Bettie Bennet, Miss
Hamilton, George Hayward, Mrs.
Hanks, Ella Adams, Mrs.
Heffernan, E. A., Mrs.
Hobby, Laura, Miss
Hobby, Mary, Miss
Hobby, Dora, Mrs.
Hornbuckle, W. E., Mrs.
House, T. W., Mrs.
Howell, Elizabeth, Miss
Howell, Mary Blandin, Mrs.
Huey, John F., Mrs.
Huey, Miss
Kennedy, S. W. Lu, Mrs.
King, Lida, Miss
King, William B., Mrs.
Lane, Johnathan, Mrs.
Macatee, Leonard W., Mrs.
Macatee, W. L., Mrs.
Martin, C. B., Mrs.
McCormick, George, Mrs.
McDowell, Mary Nicholson, Mrs.
Nash, William Rufus, Mrs.
Norfleet, N. M., Mrs.
O'Donnell, Virginia, Mrs.
Percy, M. A., Mrs.
Phelps, F. L., Mrs.
Pyle, Ingram, Mrs.
Reynaud, L. H., Mrs.
Ryan, John T., Mrs.
Sale, Ellen L., Miss
Scanlin, L. L., Mrs.
Shaw, Wallace, Mrs.
Staples, Mary V., Miss
Stephens, Bettie Thatcher
Stephens, Elizabeth K., Miss
Stephens, Kate E., Miss
Stone, Florence, Fore, Mrs.
Williams, Thomas P., Mrs.


United Daughters of the Confederacy

Hereby authorized and empowers [the above-named individuals] and their successors to associate themselves together under the name and designation of Oran M. Roberts Chapter No. 440, United Daughters of the Confederacy, to be located at Houston in the County of Harris, State of Texas.

The said Oran M. Roberts Chapter No. 400 is authorized to perform all actions pertaining to the purposes of the Association, and to enact, for its own government such By-Laws as may be deemed necessary, provided they do not conflict with the Charter or Constitution of this Association.

In testimony of which we have hereunto affixed our signatures at Nashville, Tennessee this 19th day of February 1901.

United Daughters of the Confederacy

Julia M. Weed, President

Mrs. Jno. P. Hickman, Secretary

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Chapter Charter

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