1. General Organization United Daughters of the Confederacy
  2. NPS Soldiers and Sailors Database
  3. Online Civil War Indexes, Records & Rosters
  5. Civil War Roster
  6. Civil War Search
  7. Family Search Confederate Service Records
  8. The Library of Virginia Guide to Confederate Militry Records
  9. General Headquarters Sons of Confederate Veterans
  10. Confederate Soldiers Buried in Illinois
  11. Illinois in the Civil War
  12. Illinois Secretary of State Database

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UDC Logo

The insignia of the United Daughters of the Confederacy is the First National Flag (Stars and Bars) of the Confederacy surrounded by a laurel wreath bearing the letters "UDC" under the flag; the whole is tied with a ribbon on which are inscribed the dates "1861-1865." 

Emblem & Motto

Cotton Boll

The emblem of the UDC is a cotton boll superimposed on a five-pointed star . At the tips of the points are the words of the motto: LOVE, LIVE, PRAY, THINK, DARE. 

Why I Am a Daughter

Please read these words, written by Mary Nowlin Moon (Mrs. John), a member of the Kirkwood Otey Chapter, Lynchburg, VA, and first read at a chapter meeting on June 2, 1915.  More…

Our Ancestors  More…