Gov. Oliver Wolcott Sr. branch inducts new members
Inducted into the Gov. Oliver Wolcott Sr. Branch of the Sons of the American Revolution last week were, from left, Philip Birkett of Morris, John Brockway of Pawling, N.Y., Carter Moots of New Milford, John Cox of Litchfield, and Patrick Sweeney of Harwinton.
The induction was held at the Montfort House at the Lourdes Shrine. Each inductee is a descendant of someone who fought in the Revolutionary War. Birkett is a descendant of Gideon Ormsby, Brockway is a descendant of Thomas Brockway, Moots is a descendant of Baltzer Steck, Cox is a descendant of Micheal Jackson, and Sweeney is a descendant of Thaddeus Osborn. BZ photos