The Patrick Henry Chapter Blog

The Passing of Bill Marrs

Gentlemen, It is with a sad heart that I inform you of the passing of our friend, William M. Marrs, II of Round Rock, Texas.  Bill… Continue Reading »

June 2020 Monthly Meeting (Online)

This months chapter meeting will be held online at 10am (1 hour earlier than usual). We hope that everyone has received a meeting request to… Continue Reading »

A Message on Prudence

Compatriot Brothers, My wife's recent knee replacement surgery has reminded me of a word not often used, but one that is part of the meaning of… Continue Reading »

May 2020 Monthly Meeting (Online)

This months chapter meeting will be held online at 10am (1 hour earlier than usual). We hope that everyone has received a meeting request to… Continue Reading »

April 2020 Monthly Meeting (Online)

This months chapter meeting will be held online at 10am (1 hour earlier than usual). We hope that everyone has received a meeting request to… Continue Reading »

March 2020 Monthly Meeting (Canceled)

---THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELED--- This month’s Chapter meeting will be held at The Saltgrass Streak House Saturday March 21st at 11 AM. Revolutionary America stands up… Continue Reading »

February 2020 DAR/SAR Luncheon

The combined DAR/SAR meeting will be held in the excellent venue Chateau Bellevue on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 11:00am.  The combined… Continue Reading »

January 2020 Monthly Meeting

This month’s Chapter meeting will be held at The Saltgrass Streak House Saturday January 18 at 11 AM. Born in Maryland, and raised in San Antonio,… Continue Reading »

December 2019 Monthly Meeting

This month’s Chapter meeting will be held at The Saltgrass Streak House Saturday December 16 at 11 AM. Our December gathering is about celebrating the Christmas… Continue Reading »

November 2019 Monthly Meeting

This month’s Chapter meeting will be held at The Saltgrass Streak House Saturday November 16 at 11 AM. Once again, we have an excellent speaker with… Continue Reading »

October 2019 Monthly Meeting

The meeting will be at our excellent new monthly meeting venue, The Saltgrass Steak House in Bee Cave at 11 AM Saturday 19th. We all have… Continue Reading »

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