Our Patriot Ancestors

The men and women listed below assisted the cause of freedom during the American Revolutionary War. Some served in the military, some served as public officials, some signed oaths of loyalty to the new government, and some donated supplies to help the Armed Forces. Each of the Patriots listed is the ancestor of a member of the Center of the Valley Chapter, NSDAR. We honor their service and keep their memories alive.


First Name Surname State
Gideon Alvord New York
Judiah Aylesworth Rhode Island
Samuel Bradford Maryland
James Brooks Georgia
Levi Brown Massachusetts
Norman Burroughs Maryland
Thomas Clark Massachusetts
Samuel Codding Massachusetts
Ebenezer Couch Connecticut
Ebenezer Couch, Jr. Connecticut
Nathaniel Dabbs North Carolina
Barnabas Davis Connecticut
Joseph De Silva New Jersey
George Dent Maryland
James Dexter Connecticut
Amos Ellison Virginia
Charles Finnell Virginia
John Ford Connecticut
George Gorton Rhode Island
James Hall Connecticut
Abraham Halsey New Jersey
Erastus Harris Massachusetts
George Higgins Connecticut
Israel Higgins Connecticut
John Israel North Carolina
Nehemiah Keeler Connecticut
Samuel Keeler Connecticut
Ebenezer Kinney Connecticut
Mathias Kissinger Virginia
Benjamin LeMasters Virginia
Jacob Livingston New York
John Lyman Connecticut
James McCubbin North Carolina
Jacob Mann, Jr. Virginia
Jacob Mann, Sr. Virginia
Henry Markley Pennsylvania
Samuel Murdoch Vermont
Reuben Nichols Rhode Island
Alexander Ogle Maryland
Josiah Perkins Massachusetts
Eri Richardson New Hampshire
Rufus Stacy Massachusetts
Seth Thompson New Hampshire
William Traylor, Sr. Virginia
Solomon Tuttle Vermont
Stephen Tyler Massachusetts
Asa Upson Connecticut
George Valentine Pennsylvania
Caleb Vaughn Rhode Island
George Wagner New York
Thomas Wallace Pennsylvania
Seth Waterman Massachusetts
Nathan Watkins Massachusetts
Stephen Webster Connecticut
John Wellington Massachusetts
Lemuel Wentworth Connecticut
Benajah Whipple Rhode Island
Zebulon Willcutt Massachusetts
Samuel Wilson Virginia
William Winn Connecticut
John Wood Maryland
Joseph Wood Maryland

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

California State Society Daughters of the American Revolution