Becoming a Member
Eligibility for Membership: Any woman 18 years or older, regardless of race, religion or ethnic background, who can prove lineal decent from a patriot of the American Revolution is eligible.
To learn more:
Talk to local DAR chapter members in your area
Call or email the following contacts:
Carol DePugh, Registrar
Suzanne Bellinger, Regent
Your ancestor doesn’t need to be soldier. If he paid supply taxes, held a town office, took the Oath of Allegiance, or contributed food or supplies, he or she qualifies as a patriot.
Founded: October 11, 1890; Incorporated 1896 by an Act of Congress
Mission: To promote historic preservation, education, and patriotism
Motto: God, Home and Country