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NSDU and DUVCW confirm descendancy

A double confirmation today of my descendance from two Civil War soldiers–both are my mother’s grandfathers. Today’s mail brought this colorful, detailed certificate from the Daughters of  Union Veterans of the Civil War acknowledging the service of my Great Grandfather … Continue reading

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Three New Daughters of the Union

Pat Biallas (center) signs the paperwork needed for membership in the National Society Daughters of the Union (NSDU). She and her daughters, Meg Biallas (left) and Kelly Biallas (rear), are eligible for membership because two of their ancestors, Pat’s great-grandfathers … Continue reading

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Me? A Daughter of the Union?!

Last Saturday I spent the day with members of the John Butler chapter of the National Society Daughters of the Union who were holding their quarterly meeting in Rockford, Illinois. Why? Because I’m very close to verifying that I may, indeed, … Continue reading

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