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General Samuel Hopkins Chapter
Henderson County, Kentucky

Organized February 11,  1896



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Gen. Samuel Hopkins Chapter History
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Local Projects of General Samuel Hopkins Chapter:

Local Chapter Meetings

The General Samuel Hopkins Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution meets on the first Saturday of each month at noon except for the summer months, July, August and September.

Membership Requirements

 A prospective DAR member must be at least 18 years of age and able to trace her lineage to an ancestor who served the patriot cause during the American Revolution.

The Kentucky state DAR has a genealogical workshop committee that will help those interested in joining the organization complete DAR papers for membership.

The Officers of the General Samuel Hopkins Chapter


Regent  Patricia Thomas Hogan
1st Vice Regent  Regina Bellew Berry
2nd Vice Regent  Virginia Knight
Recording Secretary  Helen Eckmans Willett
Corresponding Secretary  Jeanette Barrow Oldham
Treasurer  Barbara Gayle Brown
Chaplain  Patsy Yates Thomas
Registrar  Mary Alice Springer
Historian  Bobbie Cantley
Librarian  Karen Louise Raber
Parliamentarian To be announced


Purpose of the NSDAR

The NSDAR was founded October 11, 1890.  There are approximately 190,000 members in 3,024 chapters throughout the United States, and in several foreign countries.  The goals of the society are the same as at its founding.

    Historical: - "to perpetuate the memory and spirit of the men and women who achieved American independence."

    Education: - "to carry out the injunction of Washington in his farewell address to the American people, "to promote, as an object of primary important, institutions for the general diffusion of knowledge, thus developing an enlightened public opinion...:

    Patriotic: "to cherish, maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, to foster true patriotism and love of country, and to aid in securing for mankind all the blessings of liberty.


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Member Services
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Washington, D.C. 20006-5305
National Daughters of the Revolution Home Page

The Kentucky Society, NSDAR
Duncan Tavern Historic Center
Paris, Kentucky  40361

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Last updated October 12, 2015