Elizabeth Rector Buell Tent No. 19
Marietta, Ohio
Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1861-1865, Inc.

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Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1861-1865, was founded May 30, 1885, in Massillon, Ohio. DUVCW was incorporated in the State of Ohio December, 12, 1885, and is a national organization devoted to veterans, patriotic, educational, and charitable activities.

DUVCW is federally chartered. Females, 8 and older, who are lineal descendants of Union Civil War veterans are eligible for membership.

Contacts and Links
Email Tent 19 Ohio Department Home Page DUVCW National Civil War and Genealogy Links

Tent Officers
President Mabel D. Hutson Email Tent 19
Senior Vice President    
Junior Vice President    
Treasurer Lila E. Hill  
Patriotic Instructor    
Council Member #1    
Secretary Nancy M. Riley Email Secretary

Elizabeth Rector Buell Tent No. 19 History

   Elizabeth Rector Buell Tent No. 19, Marietta, Ohio, was instituted April 20, 1903, by Bertha M. Martin, a founder of DUVCW. There were 15 charter members. The Tent was named for the mother of Captain Buell who served valiantly in the Union Army.

   The main object of the Tent has always been keeping alive the memory of the Union Veterans of the Civil War.

   One member, Myrtle Best, was DUVCW National President. Two Ohio Department Presidents came from this Tent: Nora Thornton Perkins and Nancy Riley. Nancy is currently a member of the National Council.

Civil War and Genealogy Links
Descendants of 114th OVI Ohio in the Civil War Ohio Historical Society Civil War Photographs
National Archives & Records Administration Researching People in the Civil War Era Civil War Research Data Base C.W. Military Research Data Bases

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