Sons of Union Veterans of The Civil War
Office of the Commander-in-Chief
Perley E. Mellor, Commander-in-Chief
16 Norma Drive
Nashua , NH 03062-1340
General Order #18
22 March 2013
It is with deep regret that I report the passing of Real Daughter Emily Jane Dinsmoor Stevens. She passed away on March 12, 2013. It is important that we remember all of our ancestors Sons and Daughters in our prayers. Below is what was reported by Merle Rudebuach, PDC, and Secretary Department of Nebraska.
I am reporting on the death of a Real Daughter who resided
in Nebraska. Her name is Emily Jane Dinsmoor Stevens, and death date is
He was at the battle of Gettysburg, and observed Lee surrender. His daughter Emily was one of two children born to his second wife, who was 20, when he was 81 years old.
I am requesting that all membership badges, Camp and Department charters and the National website be draped in black until 21 April 2013 in remembrance of Real Daughter Emily Jane Dinsmoor Stevens.
Ordered this 22nd Day of March, 2013.
Perley E. Mellor.
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
National Order, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War