Yorktown Day Activities


Yorktown Day will be celebrated Thursday, 19 October 2018. The presently-scheduled sequence of events includes the following. (If times change due to weather, you will be notified by email by the Chapter.) 9:00 AM: Wreath Laying Ceremony at the grave of Governor Thomas Nelson, Jr. at the Grace Episcopal Church, 115 Church Street, Yorktown, Virginia 23690, sponsored […]

October 15, 2018

Officer Elections


The George Mason Chapter shall conduct annual chapter officer elections for 2019 at our regularly scheduled chapter meeting on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, beginning at 7:00PM. We are seeking chapter officer candidates. Our current Chapter Chaplain, Rev. Eugene Thomas; and our current Chapter Registrar, Joe Dooley; have agreed to continue in their current roles, if […]

October 15, 2018

SAR Magazine Online


The following is presented from the National Society, for your information. In early 2017, the SAR Genealogical Research Library embarked upon a digitization project of the SAR Magazine. This project had been a goal for many years, as the library receives many requests for research based on information that can be found in the magazines. The SAR […]

October 1, 2018

Chapter Picnic


The George Mason Chapter Picnic will be held September 22, 2018 beginning at 6:30 PM, at President Pete Davenport’s home located at 8625 Cherry Drive, Fairfax, VA. Dress code is casual and Compatriots need bring nothing except a healthy appetite unless they have special dietary needs. The provided menu includes Beef BBQ, Pork BBQ, Fried Chicken, […]

September 12, 2018

GMC Honors Local School


On the morning of Thursday, August 30, Chapter President Pete Davenport was on hand for a ceremony at a local elementary school, and presented the Flag Certificate on behalf of the Sons of the American Revolution. A video of the ceremony is available online by clicking here. The outdoor morning ceremony was attended by the […]

September 7, 2018