The Mecklenburg Chapter was chartered on April 27, 1928 as a chapter in the State of North Carolina Society of the sons of the American Revolution.
Charlotte is a Hornet's nest of rebellion.
- British General Cornwallis after he was driven out of the city by hostile residents.
The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence was signed on May 20, 1775, making Mecklenburg County the first part of the Thirteen Colonies to declare independence from Great Britain.
As part of the Wreaths Across America Ceremony, Mecklenburg Chapter Board of Managers member and veteran John Allen renders honors after placing a wreath on the grave of a fellow veteran. Forest Lawn Cemetery, Dec 17, 2016.
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