WDYTYA and the DAR

Last Sunday night’s episode of “Who Do You Think You Are?” featured actor Scott Foley who, thanks to records of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), discovered a Revolutionary Patriot among his ancestors.

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The Black Irish

My curiosity was piqued while reading an article in the September/October 2015 issue of American Spirit, published by the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR).

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DAR records

The DAR Genealogical Research System (GRS) is a free resource provided by the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. The GRS is a collection of databases amassed by the DAR since its founding in 1890, including Ancestors, Members, Descendants, DAR Library catalog plus others. These databases are available to aid in general genealogical research, […]

DAR supporting documentation for sale

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) maintains a Genealogical Research System (GRS) which can be accessed for free by the public. DAR shares this resource to aid general genealogical research and to assist with the DAR membership process.

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Free Workshop for Prospective DAR Members

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Sixty-Five Years Later

My paternal grandmother, Retta Stahl Henrichsen, was nearly 76 years old when I was born. She died shortly after my ninth birthday. Her final years were shrouded in dementia so I never really knew her.

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