The Tennessee Branch is the state organization of the Huguenot Society of the Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia and is composed of four chapters.
Captain Nicolas Martiau Chapter -- West Tennessee
Jean Pierre Bondurant Chapter -- Middle Tennessee
John Sevier Chapter - East Tennessee
William Witt Chapter -- East Tennessee
We welcome prospective members and are ready to assist prospects with their genealogy and applications. Searching for your Huguenot ancestors is a fulfilling effort and membership a pride, but the lasting result is knowing that you descend from a courageous and dedicated French Huguenot.
For inquiry or assistance in joining our society please contact:
Martha Cummings at
State officers for 2019-2021
President Carolyn Beyer Marvil
1st Vice President Carla Ann Riley
2nd Vice-President Joe Duncan Ing III
Chaplain Dr. Gibson Elizabeth(Beth) McKay
Recording/Corresponding Secretary Wanda Taylor
Treasurer Randall Hall Chandler, Sr.
Registrar Martha Fuquay Cummings
Historian William Bell Hickerson Jr.
Librarian/Media Diana Brock West
Flag Custodian Coplin Wendell Curtis
Parliamentarian Aline Gray Roberts
Advisors Aline Roberts, Olivia Bates Chandler