Virginia Branch

The Virginia Branch has over 300 members, spread across the United States and Europe, and meets twice each year, in the spring and the fall. The next meeting is scheduled at our headquarters for April 18, 2020. 

Branch officers for 2019-2021

President:  Shirley Seaborn

1st Vice President:  Ann Woodlief

2nd Vice President: Carol Cason

3rd Vice President: Thomas Grate

Chaplain: Kimberly Howard

Secretary: Bryan Godfrey

Treasurer: Jeanne Hughes

Registrar: Jennifer Thomson

Historian: Dianne Daniel

Left to right: Thomas Grate, Kimberley Howard, Jeanne Hughes,

 Ann Woodlief, Bryan Godfrey, Dianne Daniel, Jennifer Thomson


Shirley Seaborn

Previous Presidents

Jack Apperson

Gene Garrison

Carol Cason

Linda Scoville

The chapter awards an annual scholarship for graduating high school seniors or college students who write an essay on Huguenot history. For details see the new application for Scholarship for the Virginia . You do not need to have Huguenot heritage to apply.

For details about membership--and any certified descendant of the Huguenots in colonial Virginia may join--please e-mail your name and address to


981 Huguenot Trail
Midlothian, Virginia 23113