Organizer, 1894, and 1st president Georgia branch Society Colonial Dames of America, and served 6 years. 2d vice president National Society Colonial Dames of America, 1899-1903. Organizer, 1906, Georgia Society American Red Cross.
Honorary state regent D.A.R., for Georgia one term. Equipped and conducted convalescent hospital, at Miami, Florida, during Spanish-American War, 1898, for soldiers of 1st Brigade, under General Lloyd Wheaton, and of 2d Brigade, under her husband, General W. W. Gordon. Honorary member Ellsworth’s Zouaves, Chicago, 1852.