Genealogy Links

Genealogist Shirley Hodges provided these links that are useful for Genealogy research

Hereditary, Fraternal, & Patriotic Organizations

Hereditary Organizations

Daughters of the American Revolution -
Daughters of the Republic of Texas -
Descendents of Mexican WarVeterans -
Descendents of Washington's Army at Valley Forge -
Founders of the New Haven Colony -
General Society of Mayflower Descendents -
General Society of the War of 1812 -
General Society Sons of the Revolution -
Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) -
Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic -
Women's Relief Corps -
Huguenot Society -
International Society Daughters of Utah Pioneers -
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States -
Order of the Stars and Bars -
Order of the World Wars -
Order of Daedalians -
Order of Indian Wars of the United States -
Point Lookout Prisoner of War Organization -
Society of the Cincinnati -
Sons of the American Legion -
Sons of the American Revolution -
Sons of Confederate Veterans -
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. -
Link to the Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War. -

Fraternal/Social Organizations

Follow this link for a good discussion about Fraternal Organizations and
insurance.  This isn't about college Greek fraternities, but rather
organizations formed for mutual benefit such as Woodmen of the World,
Knights of Pythias, Improved Order of Heptasophs, and the like.
Benevolent & Protective Organization of Elks (BPOE) -
Free Masons -
Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) -
Kiwanis Club -
Knights of Columbus -
Lion's Club International -
National Exchange Club -
Optimists International -
Order Knights of Pythias -
Rotary International -
Shriners of North America -
Woodmen of the World -

Patriotic and Military Organizations

Air Force Association (AFA) -
The American Legion -
Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts -
Ancient and Honorable Order of the Jersey Blues -
Association of the United States Army (AUSA) -
Disabled American Veterans (DAV) -
Military Active and Veterans Addiction Support -
Legion of Valor of the United States -
Marine Corps League -
Order of the Purple Heart -
National Society Sons of Utah Pioneers -
The Navy League -
Retired Officers Association (TROA) -
United Daughters of the Confederacy -
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) -
American Addiction Centers -
Addiction and Suicide Amongst Veterans: Finding Hope in the Darkness
Veterans and Addiction -
Dental Care Resources for Veterans -
Free Addiction help -








Updated  3/10/2015