Daytona-Ormond Sons of The American Revolution


Please join the Daytona-Ormond Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Saturday, April 15, 2023 @ 11:30 a.m. at Louie’s Pizza, 1347 Beville Rd, South Daytona, FL. If you will be attending please email Bill Elder, President, Daytona-Ormond SAR @helder@cfl.rr.com

James “Zach” Zacharias, Senior Curator of History at Daytona Beach’s Museum of Arts and Sciences will be presenting:

(Zach will be available for a book signing at the end of his presentation on his recently published book, Florida Forts: On the Edge of Empire, a travel guide history book about the important coastal fortifications from 1563 to 1898. He has given presentations on Florida forts for over 8 years to various history organizations, libraries, and other organizations throughout the state.)

Florida Forts: On the Edge of Empire
Discover the amazing forts that now sit as relics of a bygone age in Florida History. The Spanish, English, French, and Americans all built major fortifications to control the all-important strategic peninsula. Uncover the history of Florida through historic forts such as Fort Caroline, Fort Clinch, St Augustine Castillo, Fort Pickens, Fort Christmas, and many more. Learn about Florida’s History through its amazing forts.


The purposes of the Sons of the American Revolution are historical preservation as well as educational and patriotic causes.

Daytona-Ormond Sons of The American Revolution / The Sons Of The American Revolution Mission Statement

The objects of this Society are declared to be patriotic, historical, and educational; to unite and promote fellowship among the descendants of those, who sacrificed to achieve the independence of the American people, to inspire them and the community at large with more profound reverence for the principles of the government founded by our forefathers; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom.

Daytona-Ormond Sons of The American Revolution

How Do I Become a Member?

Hundreds of thousands of men are eligible for membership. The Daytona-Ormond Chapter has a genealogist who is ready to help you discover your Patriot ancestor and complete an application. Contact Bill Elder at helder@cfl.rr.com or text or call (386) 956-7558 to begin the process. Learn more about joining us by visiting our membership page now!