Become a member!

The National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) is a non-profit, non-political volunteer women's service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history, and securing America's future through better education for children. Any woman 18 years or older regardless of race, religion, or ethnic background, who can provide lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution, is eligible for membership.

Do you know if your family roots trace back to a patriot in the American War of Independence?

Do you currently have documentation of your family tree that traces lineage to a patriot? Or would you like to know how to obtain documentation of your lineage to your patriot?

Begin the journey to discover your lineage to your ancestor who participated in the struggle for American independence.

We can help you! Lady Stirling Chapter members are available to help you with your research and will guide you through the DAR application process.

Please take a few minutes to visit the National Society DAR website to learn why you should join the DAR.

Unsure if your ancestor was a patriot of the American Revolution? Search the DAR Genealogical Research System (GRS) database on the National Society DAR website. The National Society DAR provides a list of acceptable service for patriots of the American Revolution.

Interested in learning more about the sources available or how you can research your ancestry? Visit the Resources page.

Interested in pursuing membership? Email us to get started.


Washington State DAR Motto: "Patriotism, Reverence, Remembrance"

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