An applicant must have a proven lineal, lawful descent from a clergyman who was regularly ordained, installed, or settled over a Christian church within the limits of the thirteen colonies prior to July 4, 1776, and must be acceptable to the National Council of the Society.

Life membership is $175 (which includes a non-refundable $25 application fee). Annual membership is $45 at the time of submitting your completed application papers. Twenty-five dollars of this fee is a non-refundable application fee. All fees are included with completed application papers. Dues for the annual member are $20 and paid in the fall of each year.

If you believe that you meet these requirements, you are encouraged to apply for membership by contacting

Registrar General – Linda Wetzel