A patriot is any man or woman who served the cause of American freedom sometime between April 19, 1775 and November 26, 1783. Being a Revolutionary War soldier qualifies an ancestor as a patriot, but that is not the only acceptable service category.
For a complete listing of acceptable services, visit the Eligibility information on the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution website.
This alphabetical list shows the patriots for our current members, with the category and state of their service. If you think you can prove descent from one of these patriots, contact our registrar by clicking on the button below:
She will connect you to the member with that patriot, who might be able to help you prove your ancestry.