Mountain Home White River Gastons Bird Sanctuary

Capt. Nathan Watkins Chapter, NSDAR

Welcome to Mountain Home, Arkansas!

Photo of White River Gastons Bird Sanctuary provided by the Division of Arkansas Tourism

Welcome to the Captain Nathan Watkins Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, chartered in Mountain Home, Arkansas!

The Captain Nathan Watkins Chapter of NSDAR was organized in Mountain Home, Arkansas, on April 17, 1965. Our members unanimously voted to name their newly formed chapter after Nathan Watkins, the ancestor of Mrs. Edward Lynn Westbrooke, Arkansas state organizing representative, who was instrumental in the formation of the chapter.

Nathan Watkins fought in the War of the Revolution from 1775-1782. He served as Captain of Company D, 26th Regiment, under General Gates and as Captain of Minute Men at Bunker Hill. He later joined the expedition to Quebec, and also fought at Princeton, Trenton, and Bemis Ridge.

Captain Nathan Watkins Chapter meets the second Monday of each month September through May. Our meetings begin at 11 a.m. for fellowship, at 11:15 a.m. the program is given, followed by our formal meeting at 11:30 a.m. After the formal meeting, all are invited to stay for lunch. Please contact us for location.

Officers
RegentApril Baily
Vice RegentJo Anne Dukes
ChaplainJanet Mayo
Recording SecretaryJill Brown
Corresponding SecretaryJill Brown
TreasurerJuanita Medley
RegistrarCaroline Kraft Carroll
HistorianCaroline Kraft Carroll
LibrarianCaroline Kraft Carroll

The Captain Nathan Watkins Chapter of NSDAR was organized in Mountain Home, Arkansas, on April 17, 1965.