East Fork - Trinity Chapter #47

Texas Society

Sons of the American Revolution

Speakers Bureau

TJohn Greer

Compatriot John Greer
Contact at or 903-883-2090


  1. Timothy Murphy, "The best shot in the Revolutionary War" - approx. 25 minutes
  2. Oh Say Can You See? - approx. 20 minutes
    The history behind the Star Spangled Banner
No charge for programs. Any stipend will go to the Patriots Fund Texas SAR.
Two weeks notice.

Drake Peddie

Compatriot Drake Peddie
Contact at


  1. Privateers: Pirates or Patriots? (Revolutionary War Version) - approx. 30 minutes

  2. Privateers: Pirates or Patriots? (War of 1812 Version) - approx. 30 minutes

  3. Sure-Shot Timothy Murphy: The Saratoga Rifleman - approx. 30 minutes

  4. Revolutionary Rewind: Interesting American Revolution Short Stories - approx. 30 minutes

  5. Lock, Stock and Barrel: Guns of the Revolution(s) - approx. 30 minutes

Paul Ridenour

Compatriot Paul Ridenour
Contact at


  1. Falonah Plantation, Refuge Plantation, and Phoenix Plantations [Creek McIntosh Sisters, Jefferson, Texas] - approx. 30 minutes

  2. Union Soldiers Buried in Jefferson, Texas - approx. 30 minutes

  3. William H. L. Wells [Confederate Soldier in Plano, Texas] - approx. 30 minutes

  4. Mount Tabor Indian Community [Lost cemetery near Kilgore, Texas] - approx. 30 minutes

  5. Silas Bent Family [Boston Tea Party, St. Louis, and New Mexico] - approx. 30 minutes

  6. Brig. Gen. Stand Watie - Civil War [Cherokee] - approx. 30 minutes

  7. Coins of the Civil War - approx. 30 minutes

  8. Cleaning marble and granite headstones.  What to do, what not to do. - approx. 30 minutes

Dan Reed

Compatriot Dan Reed
Contact at


  1. Firearms of the American Revolutionary War - approx. 20 minutes

  2. The Sutton Musket - approx. 20 minutes

  3. Lexington & Concord, the rest of the story - approx. 20 minutes

Contact the speaker to schedule engagements!
Look for our speakers and others listed on the TX SAR State Wide "Speakers Bureau" at www.txssar.org/speakers.htm