Perpetuate the memory of the men who, in military, naval or civil service, by their acts or counsel, achieved American Independence.
Promote and assist in the proper celebration of the anniversaries of Washington’s Birthday, the Battles of Lexington and Bunker Hill, the Fourth of July, the Capitulations of Saratoga and Yorktown, the Evacuation of New York by the British Army, and other prominent events relating to or connected with the War of the Revolution.
Collect and secure for preservation the manuscript rolls, records and other documents relating to that War.
Inspire among the members and their descendants the patriotic spirit of their forefathers.
Inculcate in the community in general, sentiments of Nationality and respect for the principles for which the patriots of the Revolution contended.
Assist in the commemorative celebration of other great historical events of National importance.
Promote social intercourse and the feeling of fellowship among its members.
SONS OF THE REVOLUTION – – – – Instituted: 22 February 1876 Organized: 04 December 1883 Incorporated: 29 April 1884
GENERAL SOCIETY OF THE SONS OF THE REVOLUTION – – – – Organized: 19 April 1890
SONS OF THE REVOLUTION IN THE STATE OF GEORGIA – – – – Established: 22 May 1891 Incorporated: 29 March 1894
FOUNDER: Mr. John Austin Stevens, Jr. [1827―1910] SONS OF THE REVOLUTION New York, NY 1876― Esto perpetuaSONS OF THE REVOLUTION IN THE STATE OF GEORGIA, In