Welcome to the
Piety Hill Chapter of the National Society of the
Daughters of the American Revolution
Piety Hill Regent Christine Richman
The DAR was founded in 1890 and incorporated in 1896 by an Act of Congress. The
Piety Hill Chapter was founded in 1935. The DAR is a non-profit, non-political,
volunteer women’s service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism,
preserving American history, and securing American’s future through better
education. There are 175,000 members in 3,000 chapters in the United States and Units Overseas.
An applicant for membership shall be no less than 18 years of age and shall
prove lineal, blood line descent from an ancestor who, through military, civil,
or patriotic service, aided in achieving American independence. For further
details about eligibility, additional information about types of civil or
patriotic service, and/or becoming a member of NSDAR, please visit the
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution web site.
For information on the DAR of Michigan, please visit the
DAR of Michigan web site.
For information on becoming a member of the Piety Hill Chapter, NSDAR, please contact
Vintage photograph of the DAR National Headquarters in Washington D.C.