Maybe it is actually D.A.R., I will have to look that up.
But...in the meantime what I do know is that my sister Vicki has been encouraged by her friend, Laurel, to research our family lineage.
And, thankfully, Vicki has been enjoying the detective-like hard work of finding out exactly who we descended from.
This investigating has already led her to some exciting discoveries, the first of which is that a distant relative on our mother's Batson side of the family (my daughter Anna Mae is named after my great-grandmother Anna Mae Batson), a Mordecai Batson, served in the Revolutionary War.
Because Mordecai served in that war, and we have the records to prove it, me, Susan Snippets, and my female relatives are official Daughters of the American Revolution!
which led to the signing of our constitution