The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will hold its October meeting at Billy Gene’s Restaurant, 1489 Junction Highway in Kerr-ville, on Monday, Oct. 28, at 5 p.m. to make it easier for people in the workforce to attend.
The featured speaker will be Bandera County District Clerk Tammy Kneuper, whose subject will be “Medina Founding Families.”
Kneuper has been a qualified member of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas by lineal descent from Thomas Jefferson Keese since October 2016. She was sworn in as a member of the DRT Joshua D. Brown Chapter in Kerr-ville in December of the same year.
She was born and raised in Medina by her parents Mona Allen and Charles Shannon Seale, who were also born and raised in Medina. She and Gerald, her husband of 47 years, live on the family farm in Medina, where they raised their children, Charles Kneuper and Shannon Miller.
The JDB Chapter participated in the Texas Heritage Days on Sept. 27, providing fun and interesting activities for the school children in attendance.
For more information about the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, contact Karen Robertson at 830-496-3779 or email karenR441@gmail.com.