Oran M. Roberts
United Daughters of the Confederacy ®
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Welcome to the Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy® (UDC).
Organizing & Founding President: Miss Adelia A. Dunovant
Date: Third (3rd) Saturday of
September 2014 ~ November 2014 ~ March 2015 ~ June 2015
Fourth (4th) Saturday of January 2015
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Clayton Genealogy Library
5300 Caroline ~ Houston, Texas
Annual Awards Ceremony - Saturday, 20 Sept 2014 at 2 p.m.
Carriage House - Clayton Library
CHAPTER'S MOTTO, COLOR & FLOWER
||20 February 1901
||Memory is the mother of muses.
||Red & White
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
P. O. Box 16604
Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440, please contact us for further information:
Houston, Texas 77222-6604
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.
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.
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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This webpage was created on 19 Feb 2005 and was last revised
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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.