Objectives

The objectives of the organization are
Historical
Educational
Benevolent
Memorial
Patriotic
The John L. Patterson Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy’s membership is open to ladies who have attained the age of 16 years and who are blood descendants, lineal or collateral of men and women who served honorably in the Army, Navy, or Civil Service of the Confederate States of America or who gave material aid to the Cause.

Proof of Eligibility is required.

Remember, membership in UDC begins by contacting a chapter and getting more information. Perhaps you are just in the exploratory stage; maybe you have a proven ancestor, or maybe you need help completing your application papers.

We will help you with finding and proving your line to an eligible confederate ancestor. For information on acceptable service and other membership criteria, please visit our national website or contact us.

Remember, help is available for completing your application papers. Email us to learn more.
Becoming A Member

Becoming a Member of UDC

John L Patterson, Chapter 2682 - Campbell
Dunklin County Missouri
Meetings, Officers
Missouri Division
United Daughters of the Confederacy

Emblem and Motto

The emblem of the UDC is a cotton boll super-imposed on a five-pointed star.

At the tips of the points are the words of the motto: LOVE, LIVE, PRAY, THINK, DARE