This category is comprised of lineage societies whose membership requirements are based upon descendancy to an ancestor who was directly connected to any of the American wars or conflicts, including the Revolutionary War and the Civil War.
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Alamo Defenders Descendants Association
Organization of direct descendents of the defenders of the Alamo. Objectives, history, events and memorial days, profiles of the defenders, and related links.
Dames of the Loyal Legion
National society for female lineal descendants of Union Officers who fought in the American Civil War. Provides membership requirements, history of society, objectives, contacts, and links.
Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Lineage society for descendants of veterans of the Federal Army. Offers membership requirements, state listings, society departments, projects, history, and links.
Descendants of Mexican War Veterans
Lineage society for descendants of veterans of war with Mexico. Offers membership information and forms, activities and events, programs, and historical data.
General Society War of 1812
Membership open to any male over the age of 21 who is the lineal descendant of one who served during the War of 1812. Includes contacts, history, and search tools.
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States
Created upon the death of Lincoln, and composed of Union Officers, now a composed of male descendants of those Union officers who served in the Civil War.
NY Department, Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1861-1865
Lineage society open to direct female descendants of Union Veterans of the U.S. Civil War. Site of the NY Department.
The Society Of The Cincinnati of Pennsylvania
Oldest military hereditary society in the US. Open to descendants of Continental Army and Navy officers. History of society, membership, articles on the war and links.
United Empire Loyalists Association of Canada
Society based upon descendancy to loyalists of Britain during the American Revolution. Membership criteria, contacts, newsletter, and related links.
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