You can ask for the record copy through the child of the Patriot. If there is any that were proven through that generation, you would ask for that application paper. All the proofs for each member's papers that were sent are listed there on the application paper. So it is important that you send for a proven application paper.
The DAR Library offers two options for search by mail requests. Please include your membership number, if you have one, on the correspondence. If your request is related to pending material, please mark "pending application" or "pending supplemental" on the top of the page. All requests must be in writing, and accompanied by a check made payable to: Treasurer General, NSDAR
All fees are for the service of searching and are non-refundable. They cannot guarantee that they will find material.
The Photocopying Service includes making photocopies of content from books and magazines within the limits of copyright law, and photocopying from microfilm and microfiche in the Seimes Microfilm Center. Fee for NSDAR members is $10.00 per request, includes ten pages.
Fee for nonmembers is $15.00 per request, includes ten pages. For books/magazines, you will be billed for any pages over ten @ $0.30/page plus $2.00 postage.
For microfilms/fiches, you will be billed for any copies over ten @ $0.50/copy plus $2.00 postage. Limit of two books/magazines or two microfilms/fiches per request.
The Search Service entails locating and copying material in Documentation Files, which are arranged by name of Revolutionary War Patriot. The Library does NOT have a Documentation File for every Patriot in the DAR Patriot Index. To comply with state laws, they are not permitted to photocopy vital records from state health departments that may be found in our files, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.The Search Service includes locating information and copying from pertinent books, journals, manuscripts, or Microforms. The minimum request for a search is one hour; the maximum is four hours. There is a limit of two names per request.
Fee for NSDAR members is $30.00/hour.
Fee for nonmembers is $40.00/hour.
This fee includes ten pages of copies. You will be billed for any pages over ten @ $0.30/page plus $2.00 postage.
I hope this has helped you with your request.
If you should need any additional information or help please le me know.
Ann VIS Volunteer
â€œThis is a free look up service provided
by DAR volunteers at the DAR message board"