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.
Our next Captain John Smoot chapter meeting is confirmed for Saturday, December 8 at 10am at the Snow Hill Branch of the Worcester County Library.
Our guest speaker will be Jefferson Moak, retired archivist and professional genealogist who will give us a very informative talk entitled, “Following the Research Trail”. He will lead us through the steps one can use in researching our genealogy and family histories. Coffee and donuts will be provided.
All members, prospective members and interested friends are invited!
Attached is a flyer announcing our Chapter's 2nd boat tour of the site of the Battle of Kedge's Strait (also known as the Battle of the Barges) near Smith Island, Maryland. The battle was one of the last naval engagements between American and British forces in the closing days of the American Revolution. It was an example of two states (Maryland and Virginia) coordinating resources to attack a British flotilla near Smith Island, Maryland.
There will be a general membership meeting of the Capt. John Smoot Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 from 10am to noon at the Poplar Hill Mansion located at 117 Elizabeth Street, Salisbury, MD. Special guest speaker, Sarah Meyers, will be at the meeting to share information about this beautiful Federal-style structure built around 1795.