DAR much more than tea and crumpets

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Is there anything more American than the DAR? The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, with more than 170,000 members, is one of the largest women’s organizations in the United States. Don’t let the white-gloved, tea-sipping stereotype fool you. DAR supports education, historic preservation and patriotism through service to active military, veterans and new citizens. Members are as young …

Begin your family quest on July 30

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If you’ve ever watched TV episodes of “Finding Your Roots,” or “Genealogy Road Show,” you’ve probably fancied yourself being one of the lucky ones who learn about their family tree on the program. Research basics used on those television programs are the same as for anyone. Begin with yourself (the known) and work back to the unknown. Document every step …