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16th Supplemental Certificate and Star awarded to Compatriot Bob Bowers

Compatriot Bowers, known in supplemental ancestor research circles as an overachiever, received his 16th award at the BOM Meeting of 6 November. Bob is gaining on Compatriot Shaun Smith, who continues to hold the lead in Cincinnati with 24 supplemental … Continue reading

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Will Chelman is Inducted into the Cincinnati Chapter during the 6 November Board of Management Meeting

Kicking off our monthly BOM meeting, we had the privilege of inducting a new member into our fellowship. Will Chelman, took the induction oath from Chapter President Lee Wilkerson while his dad, Jeff Chelman and his Chapter Mentor, Compatriot Larry … Continue reading

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Members of the Cincinnati, Highlanders & Hocking Hills Chapters March with Washington & Lafayette at Yorktowne

The evening before the Victoy Celebration some of us gathered around the tables of our favorite dinning room in Williamsburg, Virginia. We met at Christiana Campbell’s Tavern to be with friends and experience the pleasure of fellowship with our compatriots, … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Chapter SAR Youth Education Committee Teaches Revolutionary War History to Students at Royalmont Academy

On Tuesday, 15 October 2019 Gregg Ballman, Dan Schmitz, and Mark Holland made 3 half-hour presentations each to students at the Royalmont Academy in Kings Mills.  Gregg made a detailed presentation on the Declaration of Independence.  Dan talked about the … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Chapter presents Revolutionary War Heritage and Genealogy.

On October 5th at the Public Library in Downtown Cincinnati, Registrar Franz Ott and Community Outreach Committee Chairman Jerry Knight, reached across the table and introduced many local attendees to the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. … Continue reading

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The Bombardment of Yorktown begins

On this day in history, October 9, 1781, the bombardment of Yorktown begins, when American and French forces begin raining bombs down on the army of British General Charles Cornwallis in this small town on the Virginia coast. The bombardment … Continue reading

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Cincinnati SAR Presents the Revolutionary War to Shilling School

The Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution (CCSAR) Presented a Day About the Revolutionary War to Shilling School for Gifted Children on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 8100 Cornell Road, Cincinnati. The program began with an assembly … Continue reading

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