Crockett’s Forge Seat Chapter

National Society United States Daughters of 1812

Brentwood, Tennessee

Samuel Crockett House
Known as “Forge Seat” because of the iron forge located on the property.

Chapter President

Welcome to the Crockett’s Forge Seat Chapter
State of Tennessee Society
National Society United States Daughters of 1812

Founded in 1892, the United States Daughters of 1812 is a non-profit women’s service organization for descendants of patriots who aided the American cause in the War of 1812. This website will hopefully give you the information you are seeking, whether you are currently a member of the U.S.D. of 1812, a prospective member, or you are trying to learn more about the U.S.D. of 1812. Please click on the links that are most relevant to you.


Chapter Theme
“Learn from the past; live in the present; and hope for the future!”

Chapter Scripture
“May the Lord our God be with us as He was with our ancestors;
may He never leave us nor forsake us.”

~ I Kings 8:57 ~

Chapter Projects
Honor Veterans
Support Deployed Soldiers
Increase Our Flora Adams Darling Daughters

Chapter History

Crockett’s Forge Seat Chapter was organized on September 24, 1966, in Brentwood, TN by Mrs. Richard Frank; with Mrs. Frank as its first President. The chapter was named for the home of Samuel and Andrew Crockett. Completed in 1808, the home derived its name from an ancient forge located on the place where many rifles were made for the war of 1812.


Saturday, January 8, 2022

Wreath Laying at Andrew Jackson’s Grave
The Hermitage
4580 Rachels Lane
Nashville, TN  37076

Friday, March 4, 2022

The One-Hundred-Twelfth State Council
Mt. Juliet, TN

Thursday, March 17, 2022

Crockett’s Forge Seat Chapter Meeting
Topic:  TBA