SCV Membership Requirements
Membership is open to all male descendants of a Confederate veteran
Member must show direct or collateral family lines and kinship to a veteran
A genealogical tree, showing the kinship is required.
Proof of Confederate service is required.
Usually a copy of the veteran's military service record can be obtained from the State archives.
Member must be at least 12 years old
The SCV has a network of genealogists to assist you in tracing your ancestor's Confederate service.