Southern Tier Chapter
United States Daughters of 1812
Welcome to the southern Tier Chapter of the United States Daughters of 1812. The National Society of the United States Daughters of the 1812 was founded 1892
by Flora Adams Darling (Incorporated 1901).. For more information on the National Society or the NY State Society please click on their links on the left.
"Liberty, Fraternity and Unity"
The National Society United State Daughters of 1812 was organized on January 8, 1892 on the anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans. The society requires lineal descent from an ancestor who rendered military, naval or civil service between the close of the American Revolutionary War in 1783 and the close of the War of 1812 in 1815, Military service may be in any one of sixteen recognized engagements between those dates.
Any woman over 18 years of age, of good character, and any child up to 21 years of age, who offers satisfactory proof of lineal descent from an ancestor who rendered civil,
military, or naval service during the years 1784-1815 is eligible to membership,
provided the applicant is acceptable to the society. Membership is by invitation only.
To contact us please click on the ink and pen.
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Authorization for use must be received from the National Society.
This website created on May 11, 2006
This website last updated June 8, 2006.