Appomattox Chapter 11, Virginia Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy®

2010 Appomattox History Weekend
The Long Road Home- 150th Appomattox
Iron Cross Dedication for George W. Abbitt
The Long Road Home - Sailor's Creek Re-enactment
Iron Cross Dedication for Hawkes Brothers
Iron Cross Dedication for Early Brothers
Iron Cross and Dedication at Liberty Baptist Cemetery
Iron Cross Dedication for James Lacy Price
National Public Lands Day
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About The United Daughters of the Confederacy
Presidents 1895-2013
Appomattox members and their Confederate Ancestors
Ancestor Histories and Photos
Presentations and Awards
Presentations and Awards
The Appomattox Confederate Cemetery
2010 Appomattox History Weekend
2018 Memorial Service and Iron Cross Service
Memorial Service 2015
Memorial Service 2014
Memorial Service 2013
Memorial Service 2012
2012 Appomattox History Weekend
Memorial Service 2010
Memorial Service 2009
Memorial Service 2008
Memorial Service 2007
Memorial Service 2006
Memorial Service 2005
Memorial Service 2004
Memorial Service 2003
Memorial Service 2002
Memorial Service 2001
Memorial Service 2000
Memorial Service 1997
Iron Cross Dedication for Bradford Thomas Wilmer
Iron Cross Dedication for Robert Jefferson Hudson
Iron Cross Dedication for Nathaniel C. Wilson
Iron Cross Dedications
Iron Cross and Marker Dedication for Clement Jordan Lipscomb
Iron Cross and Memorial Service for Alexander Family
Iron Cross Dedication for George Frank Powell
Iron Cross Dedication for Robert Elliott
Iron Cross Dedication for Richard Price
Ironcross Dedication for Silas Stinnett
Iron Cross Dedication for Chancey Ferguson
Iron Cross Dedication for Thomas Wooldridge and Thomas O'Brien
Iron Cross Dedication for Elisha Lucado
Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson weekend event, May 11-13, 2007
September 2003 Re-enactment
Massing of the Flags
Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA
2006 Jefferson Davis National Memorial Service
2004 Jefferson Davis National Memorial Service
2002 Jefferson Davis National Memorial Service
Railroad Festival 2002
Railroad Festival 2006
Railroad Festival 2019

145th Anniversary Meeting of Lee and Grant




On April 9th and 10th, 2010 the Appomattox Historical Society and the Appomattox United Daughters of the Confederacy joined forces once again for their Second Annual Appomattox History Weekend. The weekend started on Friday with school days as we welcomed school groups and lots of individual children for living history dating back prior to the Civil War. The children were  taught about Wesley Chapel, built in the early 1800’s, the one room schoolhouse built in the late 1800’s, Blacksmith’s Shops and the Martin log cabin. The children had the honor of meeting Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant and see 100’s of reenactors set up camp.


On Saturday the park was open to all visitors and presented living history that cannot be forgotten. The day started with an address to the residents from the Virginia Governor in 1865, Mr. William “Extra Billy” Smith. Following the address the reenactments of the Last War Counsel with Generals Lee, Gordon, and Alexander, A Skirmish of the Confederates attempting to break through the Union lines, The Meeting of Lee and Grant, Lee’s Farwell to the troops, the Stacking of the Arms and the lowering of the colors took place. The days activities concluded with a question and answer session with visitors and Lee and his Lieutenants and Grant and the Federal General Corp.


On Sunday morning a period church service was held at the Wesley Chapel followed at 2:00 by the Memorial Service at the Appomattox Confederate Cemetery.


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We now have available slideshows for both of these programs (Memorial Service and the History Weekend).
They are available for $7 each program or both days for $12. including S&H. contact  to order.

click her for movie of the 2010 event, 145th Appomattox Living History Event at Clover Hill Village