Compatriots and Friends,
Please join us on Saturday, February 10, 2018 for a Genealogy Workshop hosted by Daniel Boone SAR and Kanawha Valley DAR Chapters. The Genealogy Workshop will be held at the WV Archives and History Library, WV Culture Center at State Capitol Complex between 9:30am and 12:00pm. Continue reading “Genealogy Workshop at Charleston WV”
The next meeting of the Daniel Boone Chapter of the West Virginia SAR will be held on Saturday September 16, 2017 at 11am in the Archives and History Library at the WV Culture Center in Charleston, WV.
There will be a special presentation at this meeting by Compatriot James M. Owston, “Next Generation DNA Testing”. Continue reading “Daniel Boone Chapter Meeting”
Civil War Historian Matthew A Perry will be the featured speaker at the Thursday, May 11, chapter meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter.
Perry’s lecture will be “The Bloody Seventh: West Virginia’s Banner Regiment of the Civil War” which is based on his new book of the same title.
The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Enslow Park Presyberian Church, 1338 Enslow Blvd., Huntington.
All are invited. Refreshments will be served.
A member of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) may receive the SAR Appreciation Medal for referring at least five new SAR members. The count will be maintained by use of the DAR Finder Form. The form is provided here for your use.
WVSSAR chapters are encouraged to submit the DAR Finder Form with SAR applications when DAR members refer candidates for SAR membership. For additional information, please contact Frank C. “Joe” Khare, WVSSAR DAR Liaison, at FrankK5600@aol.com or (304) 876-3817.
You can download a copy of the DAR Finder Form from HERE
WVSSAR President Bill Lester will be the featured speaker at the Thursday, March 9, meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter. His topic will be Captain Ralph Stewart.
The meeting will start a 7 p.m. at the Enslow Park Presbyterian Church, 1338 Enslow Blvd., Huntington, W.V. 25701. Lester also will be inducting GAL officers for 2017.
Historian Beth White will be speaking on “Inherent and Invaluable: The Forgotten History of Trial by Jury” at the Thursday, November 10, meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter. Continue reading “General Andrew Lewis Chapter Meeting”
The next Quarterly meeting of the George Rogers Clark Chapter is scheduled for Friday, October 7, 2016, at 6:00 PM. The location will be the Eat’n Park Restaurant, Bridgeport. Continue reading “George Rogers Clark Chapter Meeting”
One of West Virginia’s finest regional authors, Robert Michael Thompson, will be the featured speaker at the Thursday, September 8, meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter. Continue reading “General Andrew Lewis Chapter Meeting”
Well-known Historian Karen Nance will be the featured speaker at the Thursday, May 12 meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter. Nance’s topic will be “Slavery and the Underground Railroad in the Tri-State”.
The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Enslow Park Presbyterian Church,
1338 Enslow Blvd., Huntington, W.V.
Refreshments will the served and is open to the public.