The Patrick Henry Chapter Blog

The Battle of Medina

By Stu Hoyt Each year the William HightowerChapter helps sponsor the Battle of Medina which occurred on 18 Aug 1813. One Revolutionary Ancestor Peter Sides was… Continue Reading »

Retiring the Colors

By Stu Hoyt On the 20th of July 2019, John Know, a member of the Patrick Henry Chapter, TX SAR, of Austin, TX brought his collection… Continue Reading »

August 2019 Monthly Meeting

We have another excellent speaker this month - Donna Horton Byrd the sister of our Chapter Treasure Jim Horton. Donna will start with a… Continue Reading »

July 2019 Monthly Meeting

Kathi Thomas will do a presentation on her Patriot, Steven Williams.  Stephen is the only know person to have participated in the Revolutionary War, War… Continue Reading »

The Revolutionary War: Animated Map

July 2019 Texas SAR Monthly Newsletter

2019 Veterans Runway of Honor Ceremony

A great turn out for the New Braunfels Republican Women's Club. The Patrick Henry Chapter teamed up with the William Hightower… Continue Reading »

Crazy Facts About the U.S. Constitution

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and last necessary state to ratify the Constitution of the United States, thereby making the document… Continue Reading »

Texas Compatriot - June 2019

Opening of the Burnet County Fair

A few years ago the DAR in Liberty Hill asked the TX Society of the SAR Color Guard to support then for the grave… Continue Reading »

DAR and SAR Honor memorial Day at TX State Cemetery

Each year the Austin Chapters of the SAR and DAR call on the TX Society of the SAR Color Guard to present the colors.… Continue Reading »

102 Year old D-Day Veteran Welcomed into the SAR

On 27 May, The SAR and DAR gathered at a luncheon to honor 102 year old David Fleming, Jr. as a veteran of the… Continue Reading »

June 2019 Monthly Meeting

After a great Memorial Day gathering we are back to the on schedule of 3rd Saturday of the month meetings.  Saturday the 15th of… Continue Reading »

On this day in 1765

On this day in 1765, Patrick Henry gives a rousing speech to the Virginia House of Burgesses. You may know Henry for his “give me… Continue Reading »

Memorial Day at the Texas State Cemetary

The Memorial Day service will occur Monday May 27 at the Texas State Cemetery 909 Navasota St (at 7th St) from 10 to 11AM. Kathi… Continue Reading »

April 2019 Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Sons of the American Revolution will be held March 16th at Red Robin. As always, your participation in this Revolutionary… Continue Reading »

Welcome Video from Senator Ted Cruz

Welcome Letter from Senator Campbell

Dear Fellow Texan, Welcome to the annual Texas Society Sons of the American Revolution 124th Annual Conference in Austin! We are glad you are here to… Continue Reading »

March 2019 Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Sons of the American Revolution will be held March 16th at Red Robin. As always, your participation in this… Continue Reading »

Patriot Speech Program

Starting this year, the Patrick Henry Chapter is asking for volunteers to present the history of their Patriot. The objective is to create excitement… Continue Reading »