ABRAHAM EGBERT CHAPTER #474

(Organized 2015 Greater Midland area)

 

The purposes of this society shall be to promote patriotism, to preserve and increase knowledge of the history of the American people by the preservation of documents and relics, the marking of historic spots, the recording of family histories and traditions, the celebration of patriotic anniversaries, teaching and emphasizing the heroic deeds of the civil, military and naval life of those who molded this government between the close of the American Revolution and the close of the War of 1812, to urge Congress to compile and publish authentic records of men in civil, military and naval service from 1784 to 1815 inclusive, to maintain at National Headquarters a museum and library of memorabilia of the 1784-1815 period and to assist in the care and maintenance of our "Real Granddaughters" in every way that will add to their comfort and happiness.

ABRAHAM EGBERT CHAPTER OFFICERS 2021 - 2024

President

Vice President

Chaplain

Recording Secretary

Corresponding Secretary

Treasurer

Registrar

Historian

Librarian

Curator

Laressa Northrup

Belinda Lyons

Susan Moritz

Jaye Martz

Mary Anne Smith

Linda Fisher  

Thora Goodnight

Judy Anderson

Wilma Diesen

ABRAHAM EGBERT CHAPTER CHAIRMEN 2021 - 2024

Budget and Finance

Constitution and Bylaws

Correct Use of the Flag

Electronic Communications

Flag House and Star-Spangled Banner Museum

Fort McHenry

Historical Landmarks

Markers and Graves Locations of 1812 Service

Membership

ROTC / JROTC

Schools

Veterans Services

Yearbook

Laressa Northrup

Susan Moritz

Jaye Martz

Linda Fisher

Thora Goodnight

 

 

 

Linda Fisher

Judy Anderson

MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION

Any woman over eighteen years of age, of good character, and who is descended from an ancestor who rendered civil, military or naval service to our country during the years of 1784 to 1815 inclusive, shall be eligible to membership, provided that the applicant shall be acceptable to the society and shall take oath of allegiance to the United States of America. 

Children up to the age of twenty-two years may join this Society and shall be known as “Juniors” of the National Society of the United States Daughters of 1812 in the State of Michigan.  They shall be governed by the rules that govern the other members, except that they shall not have the privilege of holding office, nor the right to vote in any other than their own junior society.  Young women 18 to 22 registered, as “Juniors” may become members of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812 in the State of Michigan upon request and payment of dues.  Young men at the age of 22 may be referred to the General Society of War of 1812.

Membership Brochure

For more information about joining our Chapter, please contact our Chapter Registrar Thora Goodnight

War of 1812 Veterans

Buried in Michigan

More than 3400 War of 1812 Veterans are buried throughout our State.  Take a look and see if any of your ancestors are listed.

State & Chapter

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Ancestors

Check out the list of our members ancestors. 

Gen. Alexander Macomb

Chapter

Greater Detroit area

 

Contact Information

Registrar Bennie Latimer

bennielatimer@att.net

Stephen Preston

Chapter

Greater Grand Rapids area

 

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Registrar Judy Hull

judyhull@charter.net

Capt. Philip R. Toll

Chapter

Greater Monroe area

 

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Registrar Judy Bargeon

jubargeon@hotmail.com

Abraham Egbert

Chapter

Greater Midland area

 

Contact Information

Registrar Thora Goodnight

thoragoodnight@hotmail.com