John Sackett Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Redford, Michigan
 




History of John Sackett Chapter


The John Sackett Chapter, NSDAR is based in Redford, Michigan. The chapter was organized November 8, 1941 at Botsford Inn, Farmington Township. There were eighteen organizing members present, ten of whom were descendants of the man whose name the chapter bears.

The name, John Sackett, was considered quite appropriate for this chapter in view of the fact that in Redford, the Sacketts were among the first settlers and played an important part in the development of the town.

John Sackett was a private in the Revolutionary War and was credited with service in regiments commanded by Colonels Field and Ludington. Colonel Field commanded the Third Dutchess County Militia in New York State.

 





Eligibility

Membership is open to any woman who is at least eighteen years of age and can prove lineal, blood line, descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American Independence. This service may be through Military Service, Civil Service, Patriotic Service or as a Signer of the Declaration of Independence. The applicant must provide documentation for each statement of birth, marriage and death.






Chapter Officers

Regent Sylvia Nelson
First Vice Regent Mary Anne Duluk
Second Vice Regent Julie Ann Beadle
Chaplain Bennie Mae Latimer
Recording Secretary Dorothy Moore
Corresponding Secretary Ellen Steward
Treasurer Elizabeth Garner
Registrar Brenda Springer-Halseth
Historian Susan Sweetman
Librarian Carolyn Varga
   
   
   






When We Meet

Meetings are held on the second Saturday of each month at 12:00 noon, September through May.

 If you are interested in coming to one of our meetings, please contact us for more information.






Our Ancestors

DAR Patriot Index Lookup Service






Links to Other Sites

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

Daughters of the American Revolution of Michigan

Sons of the American Revolution of Michigan




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Page created May 1, 1997.
Last updated August 18, 2014.


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