Table of Contents

  1. Who is eligible to  become a member of the SAR?
  2. What is the purpose of SAR ?
  3. Where is your chapter located?
  4. When and where do you meet?
  5. What are we?
  6. When is the next meeting ?

Who is eligible to become a member of the SAR?

Any man of age eighteen (18) years or over, who is a lineal descendant of an ancestor who supported the war for American independence is eligible for membership in the Sons of the American Revolution. These ancestors are referred to as Revolutionary War Patriots and include those persons who fought in the military and/or militia, who provided supplies to the American cause, who served on political bodies supporting the revolution, who signed oaths of support and similar acts.


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What is the purpose of SAR ?

The purposes and objects of [this] corporation are declared to be patriotic, historical, and educational, and shall include those intended or designed to perpetuate the memory of the men who, by their services or sacrifices during the war of the American Revolution, achieved the independence of the American people.

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Where is your chapter located ?

The Northeastern Ohio Chapter #12 SAR is comprised of members from Ashtabula, Lake, and Geauga Counties in Ohio.

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When and where do you meet?

Chapter meetings are generally held four times a year.  Activities are scheduled and announced in our newsletter and on local cable and news media.  Meetings are normally held at a local restaurant.

For upcoming meeting information and dates please click on the "Meetings" button on the left.

For specific dates and times please contact our chapter president:

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What are we ?

The SAR is a historical, educational, and patriotic non-profit,
United States 501(c)3, corporation that seeks to maintain and extend
     * the institutions of American freedom
     * an appreciation for true patriotism
     * a respect for our national symbols
     * the value of American citizenship
     * the unifying force of e pluribus unum that has created, from the people
        of many nations, one nation and one people.
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When is the next meeting?

Please click on "Meetings" button on the left to find a complete list of our meeting and activity schedule.


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Copyright 2001 Northeastern Ohio Chapter #12 SAR.  All rights reserved.  Revised: January 21, 2007 .