Membership is open to men, women and children of all ages who can prove lineal or collateral descent back to an early first responder between the years of July 4, 1776 and July 4, 1914. The Membership fee is a one time fee of $225 and includes a membership certificate, charm or mini insignia. There are no yearly dues. Charter members will receive a special insignia. Miniature insignia, and a branch bar charm for charter members will be available while supplies last. Regular member insignia, and branch bar charms are also available.
Fill out our membership application, and email the the fully completed application, and all proofs to firstname.lastname@example.org. Then, proceed to pay the membership fee by selecting the membership choice below, and click on the "Buy Now" button. We will review your application and if we need additional information, we will let you know.
If you would prefer to mail your application and pay by check, please make checks out to Descendants of Early First Responders and mail to:
3938 State Rd. 69
Hawesville, KY 42348
Application Instructions are included on the application 5/6/2021
Pay Membership Fees Online
Pay for membership fees online with PayPal or Credit/Debit card. Online transaction fees apply.
Supplemental Application , $50.00
Supplemental Application with a Supplemental Ancestor Certificate , $60.00
Memorial Membership Fee, $150.00 - includes a memorial membership certificate