Wreaths Across America - December 14, 2019

Members of the John Hanson Chapter along with Maryland Society President James Perry attended the Wreaths Across American at Cheltenham Veteran’s Cemetery on Saturday, December 14, 2019.  The John Hanson Chapter provides the Location Coordinator to support the effort at the Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery which, has become a year round effort.  The Cemetery has 28,000+ graves and gets its wreaths solely through sponsorships through Wreaths Across America and local organizations.  A volunteer staff headed up by John Hanson Chapter’s Compatriot George Satterthwaite with 6 other dedicated folks f

John Hanson Chapter MDSSAR Presents Eagle Scout Certificates of Achievement

On November 17, 2019, the John Hanson Chapter MDSSAR presented six Eagle Scout Certificates of Achievement to Boy Scout Troop 1575 of Upper Marlboro, MD.  Secretary George Satterthwaite attended the Court of Honor and presented the Certificates to the young men.  Sadly, this will be their last Court of Honor as their Troop will be officially closing in January 2020 due to the lack of youth membership.  Troop 1575 has been in existence for over fifty-three years and had produced one hundred and twenty-six Eagle Scouts during that time.

MDSSAR - 2019 Semi-Annual Meeting

The 2019 MDSSAR Semi-Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 8:30am to 1:30pm, at Union Jack's Pub, 2072 Somerville Rd, Annapolis, MD

Spouse's and guests are invited to attend a program by Mr. Rod Cofield, Executive Director, Historic London Town and Gardens

Please refer to attached flyer for further information and to RSVP MDSSAR Treasurer Gary R. Neal.  RSVP by October 12, 2019


Delmarva Genealogy & Heritage Conference - October 19-20, 2019

The Delmarva Genealogy & Heritage Conference will be held at the Wicomico Civic Center in Salisbury, MD on Saturday and Sunday, October 19 and 20th from 9 am to 5 pm.  A single day pass is $30.00 and a two day pass is $50.00.  Fees may apply.  Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.wicomicociviccenter.org/events-listings/delmarva-genealogy-heritage-conference , by phone at 410-548-4911 or in person at the box office.

Heritage Day - 21 September 2019 - Frederick, MD

Heritage Day - "Family History Begins in the Home" to be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 9:30am-3:30pm at The Church of Jesus Chirst of Latter-Day Saints, 199 North Place, Frederick, MD  21071

This is a free event, with presentations, exhibits and local organizations, to include Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter of NSSAR.

See that attached flyer for further details.


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