I'm looking for volunteers to do data entry of approved MDSSAR applications as well as review and approval for the data entered. My goal is at least one volunteer per chapter. So far, four chapters have volunteers.
As I've mentioned at the January and the Annual Meetings, the National SAR committee on Patriot Records is looking for volunteers in each state to work on data entry of SAR applications in their home society state for the SAR Patriot Research System (PRS).
On June 1st there will be a joint meeting with the Robert Kirkwood Chapter, DESSAR at Wesley’s Restaurant in Elkton at 12 Noon. We will be ordering off the menu. Please RSVP to Chris Smithson at email@example.com if you can attend either event.
The Colonel Henry Hollingsworth Chapter will be their annual grave dedication honoring Col. Henry Hollingsworth at Elkton Cemetery on May 30th at 5PM. A small meeting will follow afterwards. Please RSVP to Chris Smithson at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can attend.
Please join the General William Smallwood Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution at its annual Memorial Day Observance on Monday, May 27, 2019. The program will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Veterans' Park at the corner of Woodmont Avenue and Norfolk Avenue in downtown Bethesda.
James M. Perry
President, Maryland Society (2019-2020)
President, General William Smallwood Chapter (2016-2019)
A regular meeting of the MDSSAR Board of Officers and Managers (BOM) will be held Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 9:00-11:30am, at the Rosensteel Knights of Columbus, 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910.
The Col. John Eager Howard Chapter is conducting its annual Grave marking with the help of members of the Maryland DAR and CAR. Please come join us for this beautiful event where the Maryland SAR Color Guard will be in attendance and performing a musket salute at the graves of Col. John Eager Howard, Samuel Chase, and Griffith Evans. Parking is on the streets around the cemetery. William F. Hoffman Jr., Chapter President. See attached flyer.
The next meeting of the Captain John Smoot Chapter of the Maryland Society, Sons of the American Revolution will take place on Saturday, June 8 from 10am-12:30pm at the Princess Anne branch of the Somerset County Public Library.