Any woman is eligible for membership who is no less than eighteen years of age and can prove lineal, blood line descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence. She must provide documentation for each statement of birth, marriage, and death. Service may have been provided in one of the following ways:
- Civil Service
- Military Service
- Patriotic Service
- Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Admission to membership in the NSDAR is either by invitation through a chapter in your state organization (or Unit Overseas). No chapter may discriminate against an applicant on the basis of race or creed.
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For further membership information please go to the National DAR Web Site.
Do you have an American Revolutionary Patriot in your Family Tree?
The DAR Genealogical Research System (GRS) is a free resource provided by the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) to aid general genealogical research and to assist with the DAR membership process. The GRS is a collection of databases that provide access to the many materials amassed by the DAR since its founding in 1890. Click HERE to visit the DAR's GRS.