interested in joining Beaver Chapter NSDAR?
chapter was chartered on the 14th of October 1977 with Beth Onan
Hugenot as our Organizing Regent.
We are an active chapter. Our
membership hovers at about 80 members. Our ages range from
25 to 89 years old. We have our fingers crossed that some
day we will again have an 18 year old member.
Chapter holds the only evening meetings in the Portland metro area.
This allows for a wide variety of members.
We are proud to have a past NSDAR Vice
President General and Honorary State Regent who also served for three
years as the National Chairman American Indians.
tell our prospective members that DAR is a service organization to the
community! We are not a social club or a genealogy
club. We work to MAKE AMERICA A BETTER
PLACE. Promoting the ideals of DAR is much more important to
us than a social gathering or playing a game. We welcome new
members who are interested in the NSDAR objectives of Historic
Preservation - Promotion of Education - Patriotic
Endeavor. There is a place for you. We need you.
Have you done any research? Do you think
you have a patriot
who aided in the cause of the American Revolution? Do you have
any relatives who were members of DAR who also joined on the same
questions you might have about the National Society Daughters of the
or joining our chapter are welcome.
All applicants must be no less
than 18 years of age. She
must prove lineal, blood line, descent from an ancestor
who aided in achieving
American Independence. She must provide
documentation for each
statement of birth, marriage, and death. This shall include
the applicant's birth certificate naming her parents.
Do you need genealogy forms to help
organize the information you have gathered? The DAR
"Genealogy Worksheet" is a great place to begin. The format
to use for writing dates is 27 Feb. 1950. To write locations
be sure to use town, county, and two letter state abbreviation such as
Beaverton, Washington Co. OR. Our Registrar will help you with this and
any other questions.
are here to help you and to invite you to become one of us
and look forward to hearing from you soon!