First Posted: 6/30/2014
Shawnee Fort Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution welcomed new member, Ellen King Maccarone, of Sweet Valley, into its chapter. Maccarone’s patriot is Joseph Ruggles who, along with several of his sons, served the state of CT during the American Revolution. Maccarone’s daughter, Meghan, recently joined the Children of the American Revolution (CAR) and will be join Shawnee Fort Chapter in a few months. Her patriot is Ishmael Bennett. Ishmael served locally under Capt. John Franklin. From left, are Ellen Maccarone and Meghan Maccarone.