Charter Members
United Daughters of the Confederacy
Adam R. Johnson Chapter, #2498
May 1985


Source: List of names from Edna Cheatham, Feb. 2009
and Highlander, 9 May 1985


 
Iona Pearl Hart Becker

Loree B. Benson and daughter
Dayne Benson Wright

Marjorie Parks Bryant

Lou Helen McFarland Box and sister
Carmen McFarland Parker

Edna Hood Cheatham

Clara Martin Dorbandt and daughter
Tommye Dorbandt Potts

Mana J. Guthrie Hammond-
granddaughter of Adam R. Johnson

Sophia Olney Hayes - a Real Daughter

Alline Langham Henderson

Carmon Cox Jenkins


Shirley Patterson Jones

Betty Jo Hauck Kleen

Flora Adele Robbins Kleinert

Laura Wright Koonce and sisters
Helen Wright Smith and Mary Wright Tarlton


Betty Barton Maddox

Lucille Guthrie O'Donnell

LaVerne Johnson Roach


Neva Ward Smith

Mary Wright Tarlton

Geneva Eggemeyer Tetley

Peggy Blackmore Tombs

Ruth Robison Waggoner

Myrtle Owen White

Dorothy Estes Woods and daughter
Theresa Kay Gleason

Iru Haynes Zeller


Abstracted from Highlander, 9 May 1985

Nearly 30 prospective members were on hand Friday afternoon for a charter-signing ceremony to reinstitute a chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) in Burnet County.

The chapter, which was active from 1906 until 1928, is named in memory of Burnet County's famous Confederate General Adam R. Johnson.  Among the applicants for membership in the reinstituted Gen. Adam R. Johnson Chapter were Jo Hammond, granddaughter of the general...and Sophia Olney Haynes, the only one of the prospective members who is actually the daughter of a Confederate soldier.

...local dues are $3 per year.   ...In addition to the local dues, members are required to pay $13, which is disbursed to the organization with $4.50 as an initian fee, $3.50 for the general fund, $2 for the certificate of membership and the remaining $3 going to the division.

...Geneva Tetley is the incoming president...Registrar at the functiion was Dayne Benson Wright.


 
 
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