Steve Perger and Stephen Holm were inducted into the Williamsburg Chapter at a meeting on August 11, 2019. Pictured L to R are Perger, Holm, and Chapter President William Greaf, who presented their Certificates of Membership. Not pictured is Ron Losee, Chapter Registrar, who presented brief biographies of them and their patriot ancestors.
Steve Perger’s ancestor was John Blakeley Jr., soldier 1776 at Chesterfield District, SC; quartermaster 1779 under Major Ross; adjutant under Co. Bratton, wounded at Sumter’s Surprise.
Stephen Holm’s ancestor was Francis Lightfoot Slaughter, soldier in Captain Robert Yancey’s First Regiment of Dragoons, Continental Line.
Submitted by: Harley Stewart