August 22, 2017

Johnson Creek Chapter #487

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Johnson Creek #487 Officers
Ruth Shelton, Karen Carpenter, Sue Mathios, Valerie Laskowski, Kristina Rumans, Francine Copeland, Sarah Tunis, Faye Elder, Deborah Hinckley

Arlington now has an official 1812 chapter.  On Saturday, October 1st, 2016, the Johnson Creek Chapter #487 had their chartering ceremony at the Arlington Public Library, Southwest Branch, 3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, Texas.

The chartering ceremony took place and 2:00 p.m. and Texas State President Deborah Hinckley installed the officers.  Each new officer received a flag as part of the installation.  The chapter officially chartered with 11 members.  After the ceremony attendees enjoyed a brief social time and snacks.

Capt. James Burleson Chapter #482

Capt. James Burleson Chapter #428, Canton, TX

Capt. James Burleson Chapter #428, Canton, TX

It’s official! The Captain James Burleson Chapter #482 was charted on Saturday, July 9th, 2016 in Canton, Texas.  Texas Society State President Deborah Hinckley installed the new chapter officers.  The chapter has well over 20 members and 12 more pending approval.  Chapter President Carrie Woolverton is off to a great start. 

Capt. James Burleson Chapter Chartering

The Captain James Burleson Chapter #482, Canton, TX, had its Organizational meeting on June 18th, 2016. The Chapter Chartering is scheduled for July 8th, 2016, in Canton, Texas.

If you live in the Canton area and are interested in becoming a new member, please contact Carrie Woolverton via email at:  honeycrek2@aol.com  

Current members wanting to transfer may also contact Mrs. Woolverton at the above email. 

Wyly Martin #476 Chartered at State Council

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State President Claire Lillie; President National Lynne Schulman; Vice President Karen Robertson; Chaplain Georganna Triplett; Secretary Paula Burns;
Treasurer Gwen Goldsberry; Historian Molly Smith; Gayle Scholer, and Organizing President Harilyn McMicken.

On February 20, 2016, during the 113th State Council, the Wyly Martin Chapter #476 chartering ceremony was officially conducted by President National Lynne Schulman, Recording Secretary National Susan Leininger, State President Claire Lillie, and State Recording Secretary Michelle Cocchia.  After the chapter officers were sworn in, they each signed the charter along with other organizing members.

Canton Chapter Organizing

A new 1812 chapter, #482, is organizing in Canton, Texas.  They will be the fourth new chapter under State President Claire Lillie’s administration.  The Organizing President is Carrie Woolverton, currently of the John Cavet #039 chapter.

If you live in the Canton area and are interested in becoming a new member, please contact Carrie Woolverton via email at:  honeycrek2@aol.com  

Current members wanting to transfer may also contact Mrs. Woolverton at the above email. 

Old Bayview Chapter #479

Old Bayview Chapter #479 - Organizing members

Old Bayview Chapter #479 – Organizing members

Texas State Society, N.S.U.S.D. of 1812 is proud to announce the organization of the OLD BAYVIEW CHAPTER #479, Corpus Christi, Texas.  The chartering will be held during the State Council in Temple, Texas in February, 2016.  Congratulations to this new chapter and its organizing members.

 

Wyly Martin Chapter #476

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Row 1: (l/r) Texas State President, Claire Lillie; Past Texas State Registrar Mary Brandhorst;
2nd VP National Mary Glenn; Organizing Chapter President Harilyn McMicken
Row 2: (l/r) Texas State Parliamentarian Connie Surrency; Paula Burns; Georganna Triplett; Molly Smith
Row 3: (l/r) Barbara Ray; Karen Robertson; Texas National Defense Chairman Connie Moss;
Phyllis Mistrot; Gwen Goldsberry; Gayle Scholer

Texas State Society, N.S.U.S.D. of 1812 is proud to announce the organization of the WYLY MARTIN CHAPTER #476, Sugar Land, Texas. Organizing date is June 11, 2015. Organizing Chapter President is Harilyn McMicken, Treasurer Gwen Goldsberry, Registrar Phyllis Mistrot, Recording Secretary Paula Burns.

New Chapters Organizing

State President is pleased to announce two new chapters organizing in Texas; one in Sugar Land and one in Corpus Christi.  If you are interested in joining the new Sugar Land Chapter, please contact Karen Robertson. If you are interested in joining the Corpus Christi Chapter, please contact State President Claire Lillie.

New Chapter – Mark Epperson #460

Our newest chapter, Mark Epperson #460, chartered on Saturday, August 03, 2014, in Linden, TX.  State President Claire Lillie, along with three Board members, an Honorary State President, three State Chairmen, and National Membership Chairman, Frances Jakes, LA, were in attendance. Over fifty 1812 members and guests were present. Kay Stephens with the guidance of Honorary State President Ora Jane Johnson is to be commended for her perseverance in forming this chapter, along with her cousins.

Please go to the Photos menu to see pictures taken during the chartering:

Mark Epperson #460 Chartering Photos