Past Presidents General, Honorary President General, General Officers Emeriti

DateMeeting LocationPresiding Presidents General
1894, Apr 14Congress Hall, Philadelphia, PAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1895, Jun 19Carpenter’s Hall, Philadelphia, PAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1896, Jun 19Second Regiment Armory, Philadelphia PAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1898, Jun 21Select Council Chamber, Baltimore, MDJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1900, Jun 30Merion Cricket Club, Haverford, PAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1902, Jun 20Faneuil Hall, Boston, MAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1904, Jun 17State House, Philadelphia, PAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1906, Jun 16Cosmos Club, Washington, DCJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1908, Jun 20Hotel Belvedere, Baltimore, MDJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1910, Jun 25Champlain Club, Cliff Haven, Plattsburgh, NYJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1912, Oct 12Historical Society of Penn., Philadelphia, PAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1914, Sep 12Hotel Belvedere, Baltimore, MDJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1916, Sep 16Copley Plaza, Boston, MAJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1918No meeting held because of World WarJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1920, Jun 12Great Falls (VA), Washington, DCJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
1922, Oct 7Fraunce’s Tavern, New York City, NYJohn Cadwalader (PA) * 1894-1925
Reynold Webb Cox (PA) * 1925-1925
1925, June 6Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PAJames Davidson Inglehart (MD) * 1925-1934
1928, Sep 12Hotel Southern, Baltimore, MDJames Davidson Inglehart (MD) * 1925-1934
1930, Sep 13Town Hall, Weymouth, MAJames Davidson Inglehart (MD) * 1925-1934
1932, Oct 1Mayflower Hotel, Washington, DCJames Davidson Inglehart (MD) * 1925-1934
1934, Sep 22Berkeley-Carteret Hotel, Asbury Park, NJJames Davidson Inglehart (MD) * 1925-1934
1936, Sep 26Thayer West Point Inn, West Point, NYGeorge Meads Holden (NJ) * 1934-1940
1938, Oct 1Warwick Hotel, Philadelphia, PAGeorge Meads Holden (NJ) * 1934-1940
1940, Sep 28Hotel Sheraton, Boston, MAGeorge Meads Holden (NJ) * 1934-1940
1942, Sep 26Princeton Inn, Princeton, NJFrederic Gilbert Bauer (MA) * 1940-1944
1944, Sep 23Hotel Biltmore, New York City, NYFrederic Gilbert Bauer (MA) * 1940-1944
1946, Sep 28Hamilton Hotel, Washington, DCJ. Hall Long (NY) * 1944-1946
1948, Sep 11Hotel Southern, Baltimore, MDMilo F. McAlpin (NY) * 1946-1950
1950, Sep 30Hotel Benjamin Franklin, Philadelphia, PASamuel F. Houston (PA) * 1950-1950
1952, Sep 19Grosvenor Hotel, New York City, NYEugene Pendleton Carver, Jr. (MA) * 1950-1954
1954, Sep 24Hotel Bellevue, Boston, MAEugene Pendleton Carver, Jr. (MA) * 1950-1954
1956, Sep 14Lord Baltimore Hotel, Baltimore, MDRandall Grove Hay (PA) * 1954-1956
1959, Jan 6St. Charles Hotel, New Orleans, LAWilliam Henry Pitcher (MD-PA) * 1956-1960
1960, Sep 22Hotel Barclay, Philadelphia, PAWilliam Henry Pitcher (MD-PA) * 1956-1960
1962, Sep 21Hotel Claridge, Atlantic City, NJHenri Richmond Favrot (LA) * 1960-1964
1964, Sep 11Hotel Sheraton Belvedere, Baltimore, MDHenri Richmond Favrot (LA) * 1960-1964
1966, Sep 17University Club, Washington, DCStanley Denmead Kolb (MD-PA) * 1964-1968
1968, Sep 20Hotel Biltmore, New York City, NYStanley Denmead Kolb (MD-PA) * 1964-1968
1970, Sep 25Hotel Benjamin Franklin, Philadelphia, PAJohn Whelchel Finger (NY) * 1968-1970
1972, Sep 9Lord Baltimore Hotel, Baltimore, MDGordon Malvern Fair Stick (MD-PA) *1970-1975 **
1975, Feb 1Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, LAGordon Malvern Fair Stick (MD-PA) *1970-1975 **
1978, Sep 23Hotel Brunswick, Lancaster, PAMalcolm De La Houssaye (LA) * 1975-1978
1981, Oct 3Holiday Plaza, Burlington, NJJohn Ward Willson Loose (PA-MD) * 1978-1981
1984, Sep 8Cross Keys Inn, Baltimore, MDEdward Charles Beetem II (MD-PA) * 1981-1984
1987, Jan 10Royal Orleans, New Orleans, LANicholas Donnell Ward (DC-MD) 1984-1987
Samuel R. Slaymaker II (PA) * 1987-1989
1990 Sep 20Sheraton Society Hill, Philadelphia, PAClement Dumont Erhardt, Jr. (MD) * 1989-1993
1993 Sep 9Sheraton-Baltimore N. Hotel, Baltimore, MDClement Dumont Erhardt, Jr. (MD) * 1989-1993
1996 Jan 4Sheraton N. Orleans Hotel, New Orleans, LAB. Allen Young (MN) 1993-1996
1999 Sep 11Seelbach Hotel, Louisville, KYHerbert Keyser Zearfoss (PA) * 1996-1999
Carl F. Bessent (MD) * 1999-2001
2002 Sep 6Toledo Hilton, Toledo, OHDandridge Brooke (MD-CT) 2001-2005
2005 Sep 8BWI Airport Marriott, Baltimore, MDDandridge Brooke (MD-CT) 2001-2005
2008 Sep 18Ramada Philadelphia Airport Inn, Essington, PARichard Dana Smith, Sr. (PA-MD) 2005-2008
2011 Sep 15Washington Light Infantry, Charleston, SCM. Hall Worthington, Jr. (MD-WV) 2008-2011
Bicentennial Meeting Locations
2012, Aug 19Faneuil Hall, Boston, MALawrence K. Casey, Jr. (TX) 2011-2014
2013, Aug 23The Hermitage, Nashville, TNLawrence K. Casey, Jr. (TX) 2011-2014
2014, Sep 14BWI Airport Marriott, Baltimore, MDLawrence K. Casey, Jr. (TX) 2011-2014
2015, Jan 8Westin Canal Place Hotel, New Orleans, LAThomas Edward Jacks (LA, AL, MD) 2014-2017

Honorary President General

Forrest Rickenbach Schaeffer

General Officers Emeriti

William Calhoun Finch, Sr. (MS) Genealogist General Emeritus
COL William Henry Cowper (PA) Marshal General Emeritus
Robert Elroy Grim (OH, MD) Registrar General Emeritus