Any woman 18 years or older, regardless of race, religion, or ethnic background, who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution can apply for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution. Women must document their lineage back to an ancestor who aided the cause of American independence. These efforts may come through military, civil, or patriotic service and must occur during the period between 19 April 1775 (Battle of Lexington) and 26 November 1783 (withdrawal of British Troops from New York).

Patriots of the Louisiana Purchase Chapter, NSDAR

Members of the Louisiana Purchase Chapter, NSDAR, are descendants of the following Revolutionary War Patriots. Patriots with an asterisk (*) behind their name are the ancestor of two or more chapter Daughters. We would love to add your Patriot ancestor to our list.

Last updated: 28 April 2024

Service Legend: (non-military) CS - Civil Service, PS - Patriotic Service;
(military) CAPT - Captain, CORP - Corporal, LCOL - Lieutenant Colonel, LT - Lieutenant,
PVT - Private, SLR - Sailor, SGT - Sergeant, SOL - Soldier (rank not specified)
Patriot's NameServicePatriot's NameService
FrancePennsylvania (cont.)
Jacques MissierSLRBalzar LeffelPS
Georgia, North Carolina & South CarolinaJohn LeffelPS
John Bell *PVTSamuel MarshallPVT
LouisianaWilliam McCoyPVT
Amable Guion *PSDaniel McCreadyPVT
Joseph Alvarez OrtizPSHans George MockPVT
Charles VallePSDaniel RiegelPS
Francois Valle *PSChristian Seabaugh *SOL
MassachusettsJacob WarnerPVT
Lot BassettSGTLeonard WelkerSOL
Jeremiah Howe *LTPennsylvania & Virginia
Massachusetts & New YorkWilliam DrennanPVT, PS
William ButtsSGTRhode Island
MarylandJesse JenksPS
Gallant LaneSOL, PS
South Carolina
Thomas SwearingenPVT, PSThomas BlassingameCAPT, CS
North CarolinaWilliam Gaston *PVT
Benjamin CobbCS PSWilliam Hamilton *PVT, CS
Jacob Cook *PVTThomas McClurkin *PVT
Henry Massengill, SrPSTurner RoundtreePS, SOL
Solomon MassengillSOLJohn Smith *CS
Henry RhodesLCOL, PSVirginia
William Whitfield, Sr.PSJohn BallSOL
John Witherspoon, Sr. *CSGeorge BreedingPS
Jacob YountSOLWilliam BrownPVT
North Carolina & South CarolinaJohn B CarterPVT
John Purviance *PVTMatthew Cooney *PVT
North Carolina & VirginiaWilliam Curry *PS
Joseph MoutrayPVTWilliam DoddSOL
New JerseyJeremiah Early, Sr.PS
Abner DotyPVTJoshua EarlyPS
Jacob EoffPSJames ElkinsPVT, PS
New YorkMaxcey Ewell *PS
Lewis BarhydtPVTAugustine Leftwich, Jr.CAPT
Cornelius Christiance *PVTAugustine Leftwich, Sr.PS
John Baptist ClutePVTThomas LeftwichCAPT
Peter ClutePVT, PSNicholas LewisCOL, CS, PS
John Van Alen *PVTJohn MarshallCAPT
Abram Van EppsCAPTGeorge PointerPVT
Jellis Van VorstSOL, PSLittle Page ProctorPVT PS
PennsylvaniaZephaniah RatcliffPS
Anna Wilson AbendschonPSHenry Ringo *PS
Reinholt AbendschonPSHenry Rule, Sr.PS
Sebastian A Allgaier *PVTJohn SappingtonSGT
John BoyerPSJames ScarboroughPVT
Nicholas Buck *PVT, PSWilliam Simpson *PVT
Philip ColeCOL, PSMary Bowman StevensPS
Joseph CouchPVTJosiah StoneSGT, PS
Nathaniel CouchPVTGarrett Van MeterCOL
Hugh CoulterPSChristian VineyardPS
Robert CraigCAPTBenjamin Wright *PS
Alexander EddyCSVermont
John Goodwin *PVTJoseph BensonSOL
Bartholomew HarringtonPVTStephen DelanoCS
John HartleyPVT