Past Officers of the National Society Sons of the American Revolution

This is an attempt to compile a listing of all of the past officers of the NSSAR

2012 - 2013 NSSAR General Officers

 

2012-2013 General Officers

 

Elected at Phoenix, Arizona, July 2012


 


 

Stephen A. Leishman

 

Stephen A. Leishman (DE) has been a member in good standing with the Delaware Society since 1999.  Stephen A. Leishman was elected President General of the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution, in July, 2012 to serve a one-year term.

Secretary General

joexyzatverizon [dot] net (Joseph W. Dooley) (VA)

Maintenance of records of the activities of the executive committee, trustees, and national congresses; headquarters staff operations; compiling officer and committee reports for distribution at meetings; meeting registration.

Treasurer General

lindsey [dot] brockatcomcast [dot] net (Lindsey C. Brock) (FL)

Maintenance of financial records; advice and action on financial issues; headquarters merchandise operation; dues

Chancellor General

Thomas E. Lawrence (TX)

Advice and action on legal issues relating to the national society.

Genealogist General

Larry P. Cornwell (AL)

Guidance on genealogical problems related to applications for membership and supplementals.

Registrar General

J. Michael Tomme, Sr. (GA)

Maintenance of membership records

Historian General

rftownsatmindspring [dot] com (Robert F. Towns (GA))

Securing and interpreting of the records required to document the history of the national society.

Librarian General

Michael C. Wells (AL)

Guidance for maintaining the national headquarters library and museum

Surgeon General

Abraham R. (Rudy) Byrd, III. M.D. (AZ)

Advice and assistance for maintaining the health of our members.

Chaplain General

Rev. Dr. Randy D Moody (FL)

Advice and assistance for ministering to the spiritual needs of our members.

 


Executive Committee Appointees

C. David Billings, Ph. D (AL)
John L. Dodd (CA)
PG Larry Magerkurth (CA)
Samuel C. Powell, PhD  (NC)
Davis L. Wright (DE)
 

Vice Presidents General

These general officers serve as intermediaries between the national society and the state societies, grouped into fifteen Districts (geographic regions, two of which are outside the United States):

 


 

For a listing of Previous National Society Officers, you can visit a listing here.

 


 

2011 - 2012 NSSAR General Officers

 

2011-2012 General Officers

 

Elected at Winston-Salem, North Carolina, July 2011


 


 

Larry J. Magerkurth

 

Larry J. Magerkurth has been a member in good standing with the California Society since 1998.  Larry J. Magerkurth was elected President General of the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution, on July 13th, 2011 to serve a one-year term.

Secretary General

Stephen A. Leishman (DE)

Maintenance of records of the activities of the executive committee, trustees, and national congresses; headquarters staff operations; compiling officer and committee reports for distribution at meetings; meeting registration.

Treasurer General

Joseph W. Dooley (VA)

Maintenance of financial records; advice and action on financial issues; headquarters merchandise operation; dues

Chancellor General

Thomas E. Lawrence (TX)

Advice and action on legal issues relating to the national society.

Genealogist General

Larry P. Cornwell (AL)

Guidance on genealogical problems related to applications for membership and supplementals.

Registrar General

Lindsey C. Brock (FL)

Maintenance of membership records

Historian General

Charles R. Lampman (CA)

Securing and interpreting of the records required to document the history of the national society.

Librarian General

Michael C. Wells (AL)

Guidance for maintaining the national headquarters library and museum

Surgeon General

Abraham R. (Rudy) Byrd, III. M.D. (AZ)

Advice and assistance for maintaining the health of our members.

Chaplain General

Rev. Dr. James C. Taylor (TX)

Advice and assistance for ministering to the spiritual needs of our members.

 


Executive Committee Appointees

PG David N. Appleby (MO)
John L. Dodd (CA)
Samuel C. Powell, PhD  (NC)
COL Robert F. Towns (GA)
Paul M. Wilke (OH)
 


Vice Presidents General

These general officers serve as intermediaries between the national society and the state societies, grouped into fifteen Districts (geographic regions, two of which are outside the United States):

 


 

For a listing of Previous National Society Officers, you can visit a listing here.

 


 

2010 - 2011 NSSAR General Officers

 

2010-2011 General Officers

 

Elected at Cleveland, Ohio, June 2010


 


 

James David Sympson

 

J. David Sympson has been a member in good standing with the Kentucky Society since 1991.  J. David Sympson was elected President General of the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution, on June 29th, 2010 to serve a one-year term.

Secretary General

Larry J. Magerkurth (CA)

Maintenance of records of the activities of the executive committee, trustees, and national congresses; headquarters staff operations; compiling officer and committee reports for distribution at meetings; meeting registration.

Treasurer General

Stephen A. Leishman (DE)

Maintenance of financial records; advice and action on financial issues; headquarters merchandise operation; dues

Chancellor General

Thomas E. Lawrence (TX)

Advice and action on legal issues relating to the national society.

Genealogist General

Joseph W. Dooley (VA)

Guidance on genealogical problems related to applications for membership and supplementals.

Registrar General

Lindsey C. Brock (FL)

Maintenance of membership records

Historian General

Charles R. Lampman (CA)

Securing and interpreting of the records required to document the history of the national society.

Librarian General

Miles K. Dechant (PA)

Guidance for maintaining the national headquarters library and museum

Surgeon General

Lee C. Park (MD)

Advice and assistance for maintaining the health of our members.

Chaplain General

Rev. A. Clark Wiser (NC)

Advice and assistance for ministering to the spiritual needs of our members.

 


Executive Committee Appointees

William Allerton, III (LA)
David G. Boring (DC)
PG Larry D. McClanahan (TN)
PG Edward F. Butler, Sr (TX)
Lanny R. Patten (PA)
 


Vice Presidents General

These general officers serve as intermediaries between the national society and the state societies, grouped into fifteen Districts (geographic regions, two of which are outside the United States):

 


 

For a listing of Previous National Society Officers, you can visit a listing here.

 


2009 - 2010 NSSAR General Officers

 

2009-2010 General Officers

 

Elected at Atlanta, Georgia, July 2009


 

2009 - 2010 President General Edward Butler
 


Edward F. Butler Sr.
 

Edward F. Butler, Sr. has been a member in good standing with the Texas Society for 26 years.  Edward F. Butler, Sr. was elected President General of the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution, on July 8, 2009 to serve a one-year term.


Executive Committee Appointees

PG David N. Appleby (MO)
William M. Marrs (TX) - President General Travel Coordinator
PG Larry D. McClanahan (TN)
Robert L. Bowen (VA)
Thomas E. Jacks (LA)
 

Vice Presidents General

These general officers serve as intermediaries between the national society and the state societies, grouped into fifteen Districts (geographic regions, two of which are outside the United States):

 


2008 - 2009 NSSAR General Officers

 

2008-2009 General Officers

 

Elected at California, July 2008


 

 

PG David Appleby


David N. Appleby.

 

David N. Appleby has been a member in good standing with the Missouri Society for 12 years.  David N. Appleby was elected President General of the National Society, Sons of the American Revolution, on July 8, 2008 to serve a one-year term.


Executive Committee Appointees

Franklin J. Appl (OK)
Lawrence E. McKinley (VA)
Lanny R. Patten (PA)
Nathan E. White (TX)
Bruce A. Wilcox (VA)
 

Vice Presidents General

These general officers serve as intermediaries between the national society and the state societies, grouped into fifteen Districts (geographic regions, two of which are outside the United States):


1901 NSSAR General Officers

1901 General Officers

 

 

 


 


Vice Presidents General

 


General Board of Managers

 


Source:  A national register of the society, Sons of the American Revolution. By Sons of the American Revolution, Louis Henry Cornish, Alonzo Howard Clark. Published 1902.

1900 NSSAR General Officers

 

1900 General Officers

Elected at New York, New York, May 1st 1897

President General: Gen. J. C. Breckinridge


 


Vice Presidents General

 


Source:  A national register of the society, Sons of the American Revolution. By Sons of the American Revolution, Louis Henry Cornish, Alonzo Howard Clark. Published 1902.

1899 NSSAR General Officers

 

1899 General Officers

Elected at Detriot, MI, May 2nd 1897

President General: Hon. Franklin Murphy


 


Vice Presidents General

 


Source:  A national register of the society, Sons of the American Revolution. By Sons of the American Revolution, Louis Henry Cornish, Alonzo Howard Clark. Published 1902.

1898 NSSAR General Officers

 

1898 General Officers

Elected at Morristown, NJ, April 30th 1897



Vice Presidents General

 


Source:  A national register of the society, Sons of the American Revolution. By Sons of the American Revolution, Louis Henry Cornish, Alonzo Howard Clark. Published 1902.

1897 NSSAR General Officers

 

1897 General Officers

Elected at Cleveland, OH, April 30th 1897



Vice Presidents General

 


Source:  A national register of the society, Sons of the American Revolution. By Sons of the American Revolution, Louis Henry Cornish, Alonzo Howard Clark. Published 1902.

1896 NSSAR General Officers

 

1896 General Officers

Elected at Richmond, VA, April 30th 1896



Vice Presidents General