2017 December 2nd - Members Meeting
SAR Membership Hits Record Numbers. The Withlacoochee Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution has reached a new record in membership. After the installation of five new members at the December meeting, membership now totals 76 compatriot members. It was the first time in the Chapter's history, that two brothers were installed at the same time in this chapter. The Withlacoochee SAR Chapter covers the counties of Citrus and Hernando. Chapter President, Larry Sturgeon conducted the installation ceremonies aided by FLSSAR President Robert Folk, Sr. of Brooksville. Pictured below from left to right are: Chapter President, Larry Sturgeon, Jeffry Dean Chapman, Sarasota; Scott Oliver Chapman, Tampa (The Chapmans patriot ancestor is Zachariah Chapman of CT), Dale Leroy Hash, Inglis, (Patriot Ancestor is John Hash of VA), John Thomas Hellem, Brooksville, (Patriot Ancestor is John Thomas of VA), and John Wayne Smith, Dunnellon, (Patriot Ancestor is John Baptist Cissell, of MD).