Charter Members

Scan of the original  Pittsburgh Chapter Charter 

 Honoring our patriot ancestors and serving the Pittsburgh community and beyond since 1928.

The Pittsburgh Chapter

The Pittsburgh Chapter is an unincorporated Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. It was first chartered on December 7, 1928, by the Pennsylvania Society SAR.  The Pennsylvania Society of the Sons of the American Revolution is an educational 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.

Scan of the original  Pittsburgh Chapter Charter 

List of Charter Members of the Pittsburgh Chapter of SAR 

Joseph C. Andrews

Member as of 1923

N# 38684; S# 1436
b. 25 Apr 1868, d. 3 Jun 1942

Ancestor: George Reiter

Thomas Steven Brown

Member as of 1892
PASSAR President 1914/15/16/17

N# 2121; S# PA 4, DC 321
b. 25 Nov 1855, d. ? 

Ancestor: Oliver Brown

Frank J. Forsyth

Member as of 1917 

N# 29628; S# PA 1053, FL 570
b. 24 Sep 1877, d. Apr 1965

Ancestor: John Ward

Weaver H. Rogers

Member as of 1917

N# 29638; S# 1063
b. 09 Nov 1876, d. 17 Jan 1936

Ancestor: Abraham Rogers

A. Westervelt Wall

Member as of 1914

N# 25885; S# 910
b. 26 Sep 1880, d. 11 Nov 1942 

Ancestor: Peter Westervelt

William J. Askins, Jr.

Member as of 1911
PASSAR President 1930 

N# 23079; S# 779
b. 28 Oct 1890, d. ?

Ancestor: Nicholas Dupui

J. Boyd Duff, Jr.

Member as of 1922

N# 36311; S# 1286
b. 18 Nov 1890, d. ?

ancestor: Abraham Bougher

Herbert E. Pilgram

Member as of 1922
First Chapter Secretary

N# 37076; S# 1286
b. 15 Apr 1883, d. 1956

Ancestor: Andrew Graff

Rulef C. Schanck

Member as of 1917
PASSAR President 1923/24/25

N# 29356; S# 1035
b. 23 Feb 1862, d. 6 May 1936

Ancestor: Thomas Combs

John L. Walker

Member as of 1921
President 1927/28/29 

N# 35472; S# 1272
b. 26 May 1883, d. 30 Apr 1944

Ancestor: Robert Torrance

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