State Regent

2019-2022

Person 1

State Regent

Trish Jackson
Molly Stark Chapter

Trish Jackson was born in New York City and grew up in Williamsburg, Virginia. Growing up in historic Virginia is where she first discovered her love and appreciation for American History. She graduated from Colgate University in 1989 with a double major in Political Science and International Relations. Trish currently works as a strategic campaign analyst compiling email and direct mail campaigns in the financial services industry.

Trish has enjoyed almost two decades of DAR involvement at the chapter, state, and national levels. As the chapter regent of the Molly Stark Chapter, she was instrumental in marking four Real Daughter's graves in Manchester, Chester and Dalton, New Hampshire. During her regency, and most recently as house chairman, historic preservation efforts on the chapter's property, the boyhood home of General John Stark, she oversaw significant upgrades and renovations with precise detail to ensure historical integrity. In her final year as regent she spear-headed a city-wide American Flag effort where the chapter donated new Flags of the United States of America to every elementary, middle, and high school throughout the city of Manchester, including providing a Braille flag for the visually impaired to the McGreal Sight Center located in Concord, New Hampshire.

Trish is also a member of the National 250th Membership Task Force. Trish is an adept membership application specialist who has 108 member for member credits and has helped many others start their journey into DAR. She recently completed the New Member and New Horizon member training programs during the Dillon administration. In 2015 she was an Outstanding DAR Service for Veterans award recipient and the chapter point person for the 50th Anniversary Commemoration of the Vietnam War.

She is married to Hans Jackson, Honorary Senior National President of the N.S.C.A.R and the mother of Erin and Connor Jackson, Past National Presidents of the National Society Children of the American Revolution.

Honorary State Regents

Person 1

2016-2019

Wendy Stanley Jones
Exeter Chapter

Person 2

2013-2016

Phyllis May Caron Gagnon
Molly Stark Chapter

Person 3

2010-2013

Laura McCrillis Kessler
Historian General
2019-2022
Vice President General 2014-2017
Reprisal Chapter

Person 4

2007-2010

Sarah Potts Voll
Treasurer General
2010-2013
Else Cilley Chapter

Person 1

2004-2007

Elaine S.C. Bean
Molly Stark Chapter

Person 2

1995-1998

Bea Worden Dalton
Treasurer General
2004-2007
Exeter Chapter

Past State Regents

Mrs. Wentworth

2001-2004

Maryann Harris Wentworth
(Mrs. Clayton B.)
Margery Sullivan Chapter

1998-2001

Martha Ann Howard Jollimore
(Mrs. Kenneth)
Mary Butler Chapter

1992-1995

Julia C. Case
Else Cilley Chapter

1989-1992

Lois Turner Baum
(Mrs. John W.)
Mercy Hathaway White Chapter

1986-1989

Harriet Gray Partington
(Mrs. Richard)
Matthew Thornton Chapter

1983-1986

Sara B. Huckins Smith
(Mrs. Louis G.)
Vice President General 1986-1989
Colonel Samuel Ashley Chapter

1980-1983

Ida Aagersinger Maybe
(Mrs. Kenneth)
Anna Stickney Chapter

1977-1980

Ethyl Kennard Gerrish
(Mrs. Raymond F. )
Margery Sullivan Chapter

1974-1977

Marion E. Briggs French Johnson
(Mrs. Harold L.)
Winnipesaukee Chapter

1971-1974

Marion Watson Chase
(Mrs. Carl A.)
Mary Butler Chapter

1968-1971

Hon. Ednapearl Flores Parr
(Mrs. Harry)
Vice President General 1971-1974
Ranger Chapter

1965-1968

Mary Jane Corbett Faust
(Mrs. N. Eugene)
Treasurer General
1968-1971
Rumford Chapter

1962-1965

Geraldine D. Lynde
(Mrs. Charles E.)
Vice President General
1965-1968
Molly Stark Chapter

1959-1962

Lillian E. Goldberg McConkey
(Mrs. Thomas W.)
Anna Stickney Chapter

1956-1959

Esther Hazel Glidden Lange
(Mrs. Forest F.)
Historian General
1965-1968
Vice President General 1959-1962
Ranger Chapter

1953-1956

Mabel Edith Goodhue Cutting
(Mrs. Arnold D.)
Colonel Samuel Ashley Chapter

1952-1953

Lucy Viola Joel Johnson
(Mrs. Hiram W.)
Molly Aiken Chapter

1950-1952

Olive Stewart Austin
(Mrs. James B.)
Margery Sullivan Chapter

1947-1950

Louise Kennard Hayes Anderson
(Mrs. David W. )
Vice President General
1950-1953
Molly Stark Chapter

1944-1947

Ethel Foster Storrs
(Mrs. Edward D.)
Rumford Chapter

1941-1944

Martha Neal Crosby
(Mrs. Robert F.)
Molly Reid Chapter

1938-1941

Florence Tilton Crockett
(Mrs. Ralph L.)
Librarian General
1941-1944
Anna Stickney Chapter

1936-1938

Grace Philbrick Washburn Hoskins
(Mrs. Carl S. )
Vice President General
1939-1942
Gunthwaite Chapter

1934-1936

Rachel F. Wheat
(Mrs. Arthur F.)
Molly Stark Chapter

1932-1934

Gertrude Whitten Sanborn
(Mrs. Harry C.)
Mary Butler Chapter

1931-1932

Eunice Dunbar Denison Spring
(Mrs. John R.)
Matthew Thornton Chapter

1930-1931

Mary Hesselton Howard Flather
(Mrs. Herbert L.)
Matthew Thornton Chapter

1928-1930

Annie Wilkins Carroll
(Mrs. Charles H.)
Vice President General
1930-1933
Rumford Chapter

1926-1928

Dr. Alice Merselis Chesley
Exeter Chapter

1924-1926

Mary Palmer Warren
(Mrs. George H.)
Molly Stark Chapter

1922-1924

Norma Cutter Currier Snow
(Mrs. Leslie P.)
Mary Torr Chapter

1921-1922

Jennie Josephine Adams Webster
(Mrs. Lorin)
Asquamchumaukee Chapter

1919-1921

Anna L. Barrett-Christopher
(Mrs. John G.)
Colonel Samuel Ashley Chapter

1917-1919

Ida May Starratt Howe
(Mrs. Will B.)
Rumford Chapter

1915-1917

Annie Wallace
Vice President General
1922-1925
Mary Torr Chapter

1913-1915

Winifred Lane Goss
(Mrs. Charles C.)
Margery Sullivan Chapter

1911-1913

Sarah Frances Stevens Dearborn
(Mrs. Joseph H.)
Buntin Chapter

1909-1911

Clara Burnham Abbott
(Mrs. Charles C.)
Vice President General
1914-1916
Ashuelot Chapter

1907-1909

Annie Bartlett Shepard
(Mrs. Frederick J.)
Molly Reid Chapter

1905-1907

Ellen Tuck McLane
(Mrs. John)
Milford Chapter

1903-1905

Laura Hood Johnston
(Mrs. John W.)
Molly Stark Chapter

Photo courtesy of UNH Archives, Durham, NH

1901-1903

Mary Helen Tupper Murkland
(Mrs. Charles)
Margery Sullivan Chapter

1895-1901

Georgia Butters Drake Carpenter
(Mrs. Josiah)
Molly Stark Chapter

1894-1895

Martha Cilley Bouton Clarke
(Mrs. Arthur E.)
Molly Stark Chapter

NH Daughters Serving as National Officers

Elizabeth H. Patterson Burnham
(Mrs. Henry E.)
Vice President General
1902-1906
Molly Stark Chapter

Sarah White Cheney
(Mrs. Person C.)
Vice President General
1899-1900
Molly Stark Chapter