The Huguenot Society

of the

Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia

The Oklahoma Branch

The Oklahoma branch of the Huguenot Society of the Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia meets twice a year. The spring meeting was held March 23, 2013, at the Quail Spring Country Club. Officers were installed for 2013-2015, with Mrs. Gloria Roling presiding.

officer installation

Officer Installation: Debi Ridgeway, Sharon Champlin, Joyce Hill, Marsha Barnes, and Gloria West

Debi Ridgeway, New President

Officers, 2013-2015

President, Debra West Ridgeway
1st V. President, Clara Rice Duckers
Recording Secretary, Sharon L. Mitchell Champlain
Chaplain, Joyce M. Schultz Hill
Treasurer, Marsha Barnes
Registrar and Historian, Gloria Rice West
Librarian, Rayburn Crowell
Advisor, Kathryn Estill Albertson
Advisor, Sharon L. Mitchell Champlain

The Oklahoma is offering Huguenot Christmas ornaments for sale.

Covered with sealed glitter, the ornament is the society emblem and it measures 1 3/4 inch round. The cost is $20, including postage and mailing. Address your check to Oklahoma HSFMCV, or Oklahoma Huguenot Society, in care of:
Mrs. Marsha Barnes, Treasurer
12008 NW 6th
Yukon, OK 73099 e-mail at psldymb AT

Any certified descendent of the Huguenots in colonial Virginia may join. For application, genealogical help and information, please contact Mrs. Gloria West, Registrar at grwest1 AT