Any woman 18 years or older who can prove lineal, bloodline descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence is eligible to join the DAR. She must provide documentation for each statement of birth, marriage and death, as well as of the Revolutionary War service of her patriot ancestor.
To confirm whether you have a recognized patriot in your family, go to the NSDAR Ancestor Search. http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search/?Tab_ID=1
For more information on DAR membership requirements, go to the NSDAR membership page. https://www.dar.org/national-society/become-member
Are you interested in joining the Anthony Wayne Chapter NSDAR? If so, we would be more than happy to assist you with any aspect of the membership process. Please contact chapter registrar with any questions.