Category Archives: 250th Anniversary Event

Vincennes – Cincinnati SAR Members Attend the 243rd Anniversary of George Rogers Clark’s Victory

On May 28, 2022 Cincinnati SAR Chapter members Jack Bredenfoerder, Lee Wilkerson, Bob Bowers and Michael Gunn traveled to Vincennes,  Indiana to participate in the Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous.

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Remembering the “1772 Gaspee Affair” – was this the starting point?

By George Stewart – President – Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution While you were in your high school history class, can you remember what you learned about the “Gaspee Affair”? Events like the Boston Tea Party … Continue reading

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Patriot Grave Marking – Columbus – August 13, 2022

The Benjamin Franklin Chapter will be hosting a Patriot Grave Marking on August 13 2022 at 12 noon in the Old Franklinton Cemetery, 780 River Street, Columbus, Ohio 43222.

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History of the Sons of the American Revolution – video

Cincinnati SAR members – please take a look at the YouTube video below which provides a film about the history of our National Chapter. Background: On April 30, 1889, descendants of those Patriots who fought in the American Revolution came … Continue reading

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Liberty Tree – from Boston to Ohio

The Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution are in process of planting liberty trees around the State of Ohio.  There are 21 “Liberty Trees” growing today in New Hampshire to be transplanted around Ohio in the spring … Continue reading

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Tri-State Veterans Honor Flights Resume to Washington, D.C.

We are proud and grateful to announce that Tri-State Honor Flights to Washington, D.C. are being resumed. Tuesday, 88 local veterans are flying to Washington D.C. to visit their respective war memorials. These flights occur from Cincinnati to Washington several … Continue reading

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Patriot’s Square in Ross County, OH Cemetery Focus of SAR 250th Project

          The Ohio Society of the Sons of the American Revolution has assisted the Arthur St. Clair Chapter with an SAR 250th Project located in Ross County, OH at the Granville Cemetery, in Chillicothe.

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Last battle of the American Revolution is fought

On this day in history, November 10, 1782, the last battle of the American Revolution is fought as American militiamen attacked Shawnee villages near Chillicothe, Ohio in retaliation for attacks by Loyalists and Indians against Sandusky, Ohio, Lexington, Kentucky and … Continue reading

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Cincinnati SAR Posts Colors at the Cincinnati DAR 250 Patriots Marker Dedication

Having Posted the Colors we all say our pledge to the flag At 1:30 PM on Sunday, August 15, 2021 the Cincinnati Chapter of DAR held a dedication Ceremony for their 250 Patriots Marker Dedication at the Log Home built … Continue reading

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Revolutionary War Patriots of Color in Ohio

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