Thomas Jefferson Chapter, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Organizing Regent

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The Thomas Jefferson Chapter is aptly named because our Organizing Regent, Brittney Kean,  is a direct descendant of Thomas Jefferson. Brittney is shown representing the Thomas Jefferson Chapter in Wreaths Across America at the Baton Rouge National Cemetery.  

Officers

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Seated left to right- Mary Armstrong, National President; Elizabeth Sewell, State Regent; Brittney Kean, Organizing Chapter Regent

Standing- Susan Cunningham, Librarian; Kim Morgan, Historian; Cielle Clemenceau, Recording Secretary; Elaine Boston, Historian; Marian Harden, Chaplain; Lora McDaniel, Vice Regent

Not pictured: Sarah Brooks, Treasurer; Lynda Moreau, Corresponding Secretary

Distinguished Daughters

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The Thomas Jefferson Chapter was honored to have Mary Armstrong, National President, at the inaugural installation of officers on May 5, 2019. Pictured are Elizabeth Sewell, State Regent, Brittney Kean, Organizing State Regent and Mary Armstrong, National President

Chapter Projects

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Officers of the Thomas Jefferson Chapter donated books to the Genealogy Library at the Goodwood Branch of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library.

Blue Star Mothers

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The Blue Star Mothers of Louisiana Chapter #1 is a support through service organization. Members support each other, their children in the military, wounded veterans in need, and veterans in the area. To promote patriotism, Thomas Jefferson daughters donated care packages for veterans in the Baton Rouge area.  

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Thomas Jefferson Chapter recognizes veterans and nurses


Members of the Thomas Jefferson Chapter met at la Madeline on Jefferson for their meeting on October 19, 2019. Terri Brandley, daughter of Elaine Boston and member of our chapter, was the speaker. She spoke of her time as a nurse in the Navy and at a VA Hospital in Kansas City.