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Chapter History

  • Amos Sturgis Chapter, NSDAR, was organized on February 4, 1922, with 16 members. Four of those members were descendants of Amos Sturgis.
  • Throughout the history of this chapter, there has always been a descendant of Captain Amos Sturgis in the chapter.

Chapter Highlights

  • Our chapter celebrated our 100th anniversary in 2022.
  • Chapter members take great pride in our adopted cemetery, it was abandoned and neglected, and we have worked hard to restore this historic site.
  • We are honored to participate in many local parades and community events.
  • We are dedicated to helping and honoring our local veterans.

Meetings and Events

  • Currently, our chapter meets monthly except for January. Our meeting dates, times and locations vary.
  • We enjoy several day trips throughout the year.
  • Our chapter has educational events at our local library, engaging with the children of the community.
  • The community is invited to our cemetery workshops and we enthusiastically encourage our youngest citizens to join us.