NSDAR Motto:
"God, Home & Country"


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2013-2016
National Theme:

"Honoring Our Heritage ~
Focusing on the Future ~
Celebrating America!"



Welcome to the
Harriet G. Walker Chapter
of the
Daughters of the American Revolution
Harriett G Walker photo
Shoreview, Minnesota

 



2013 - 2015
Minnesota State Theme:
"Working Together to Preserve Our Heritage"

MN State Project:
"To digitize the
MNSSDAR Records."

Bible verse:
"Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up."

Ecclesiastes 4:9 - 10




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Last Updated:
18 February 2014

 

Harriett G. Walker History

The history of Harriett G. Walker and the Walker family
can be found in the following two pdf documents:

Harriett G. Walker Presentation

Walker Biography

 


Meetings

The Harriet G. Walker Chapter usually meets the
second Sunday of the month at 1:00 pm - January through December.

Date City Program
January 12, 2014 Roseville Dave Kenney - Local Historian/Author on Minnesota History
February 9, 2014 Shoreview
Learn about the YWCA Racial Justice Group
March 9, 2014 Shoreview
Genealogy Workshop - Nancy Pexa
April 13, 2014 Shoreview Sibley House - Ann Essling
May 11, 2014  
No meeting (Mother's Day)
June 8, 2014 Uptown Minneapolis Harriet G. Walker Chapter Anniversary
July 13, 2014 TBD Family Picnic, Native American Games/History
August 10, 2014 TBD Gibbs House Tour
September 14, 2014 Shoreview
Guest Speaker on Abraham Lincoln
October 12, 2014 Shoreview Harriet G. Walker Patriot Stories
November 9, 2014 Shoreview Veteran's Day 11/11/14
December 14, 2014 Shoreview Holiday Party, Fundraiser for Wreaths Across America



Members come from Shoreview and surrounding areas.

Please contact our Regent or our Treasurer to request more information
about our next meeting location or to send us a message.

Officers

Regent Kelly Gardner
Vice Regent Theresa Sims
Chaplain Judith Sims
Recording Secretary Jackie Sims
Corresponding Secretary Elizabeth Owens
Treasurer Jan Myles-Brunelle
Registrar Sarah Gladke
Historian Renee Riemersma


Membership

Please contact our Regent to request more information
about joining the Harriett G. Walker Chapter.

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR):

~ The largest women's patriotic organization in the world ~
~ Over 165,000 members, with 3,000 chapters in all 50 states and 12 countries ~


We welcome women who want to participate in
the historical, educational, and patriotic activities of the DAR.

Membership in the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution is
a unique opportunity to establish lineage and heritage as a descendant of a patriot
of the Revolutionary War. Volunteering through the DAR is an effective way to
honor our patriot ancestors, recognize their roles in establishing the
United States of America, and carry forth their purpose of American freedom.

Information
We are delighted to answer questions about the DAR or patriot lineage.

Criteria
Prove lineal, bloodline descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence;
document each statement of birth, marriage, and death in the lineal line;
document the ancestor's patriotic service in the Revolutionary War; and
be a minimum of 18 years of age.


Accepted Service of Patriots

19 April 1775 - 26 November 1783
(Battle of Lexington - withdrawal of British troops from New York)

Revolutionary War service also includes being a signer of the Declaration of Independence,
or someone who performed civil service duties or provided patriotic service.

To find out more about these different types of service,
visit the National DAR Website for a list of all the
acceptable types of Revolutionary War service.



2014 Calendar

Lincoln’s Birthday February 12
President's Day February 17
George Washington's Birthday February 22
National Day of Prayer May 1
Memorial Day May 26
Flag Day June 14
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 1
Patriot Day September 11
Constitution Week September 17 - 23
Columbus Day October 13
NSDAR Founders Day October 11
NSDAR Day of Prayer (Sunday Closest to October 11) October 12
Anniversary of the Minnesota State Society DAR (MNSSDAR) (1891) October 14
Veterans Day November 11