Sharyn Kelley Worrell

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Sharyn Kelley Worrell

Sharyn “Shari” Kelley Worrell, a native of Lynn, Massachusetts is the daughter of Richard Allen and Norma Lovett (Gregory) Kelley.  She has a son, Ryan Richard Worrell and enjoyed a career as a flight attendant; now retired.  Shari is involved with numerous avocational pursuits and devotes significant time to the lineage society community, where she has served in many organizations in various capacities.


* National Gavel Society (Vice President)
* Founders Fellowship
* Order of the First Families of New Hampshire 1622-1680 (Founder;
   Honorary Governor General; former Editor of the Hampshire Heirs)
* Associated Daughters of Early American Witches (Honorary
    President General; former Editor of the Black Swan)
* National Guild of Saint Margaret of Scotland (Reorganizing President
   General and Honorary President General; revived Saint Margaret's
, former Editor)
Descendants of Cape Cod and the Islands (Founding President General)
* National Society Daughters of the Barons of Runnemede (former Third
   Vice President General; Surety)
* National Society Sons and Daughters of the Pilgrims (former
    Corresponding Secretary General; former Historian General;
    Organizing/Honorary Illinois Governor; founded Illinois Branch
    Newsletter; former  Editor)
* National Order of the Blue and Gray (former First Vice Commander)
* Hereditary Order Descendants Loyalists and Patriots American Revolution
   (former Organizing Secretary General)
* Order of the First Families of Maine (Charter Member; former Second
    Vice President General, Founding Corresponding Secretary
* Order of the Merovingian Dynasty (former Advisory Council;
    former Editor of the Merovingian Mirror)
* National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century (National Meals &
   Reservations Committee Member; Former State  Second Vice President;
   Chapter Honorary President/Charter member)
* National Society Daughters of the Union 1861-1865 (former Historian
   General; Honorary Chapter Regent)
* National Society New England Women (former National Yearbook
   Chairman; Honorary Colony President)
* Plymouth Hereditary Society (Former Marshall General)
* Presidential Families of America (former Illinois Regent)
* Daughters of the American Colonists (former Illinois Vice-Regent)
*  Children of the American Colonists (Senior Adult
    Advisor for California)
* National Society Women Descendants of the Ancient and Honorable
   Artillery Company (Founders Scholarship Chairman; former Illinois
   Chaplain, Former Illinois Treasurer)
* National Society Dames of the Court of Honor (former Illinois First Vice
* General Society of Mayflower Descendants (former Illinois Elder
* National Huguenot Society of Illinois (former Illinois Registrar)
* National Society Sons and Daughters of Antebellum Planters 1607-1861
   (former Chaplain General)
* Society of the Descendants of Washington’s Army at Valley Forge
* Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War 1861-1865 (former  Illinois
* Continental Society Daughters of Indian Wars (Reorganizing Illinois
   Governor; Honorary Illinois Governor; State Charter Member)
* Order of the First Families of Connecticut (Founding Member)
* Hereditary Order First Families of Massachusetts (Pioneer Member)
* Guild of Colonial Artisans and Tradesmen (Charter Member; thrice
   Master Guilder)
* National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
* Baronial Order of Magna Charta (Surety, Class of 2016)
* Colonial Dames of America
* Flagon and Trencher
* Hereditary Order of Descendants of Colonial Governors
* Hereditary Order of the Presidents and First Ladies of America
* Military Order of the Crusades
* National Society Colonial Daughters Seventeenth Century, Inc.
   (Founder and President of El Camino Real Chapter)
* National Society Descendants of Early Quakers
* National Society Old Plymouth Colony Descendants
* National Society United States Daughters of 1812
* Order of Americans of Armorial Ancestry (Historian General)
* Order of the Crown of Charlemagne in the U.S.A.           * Order of the Three Crusades 1096-1192
* Order of Descendants of Colonial Physicians and Chirurgiens
* Order First Families of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
* Piscataqua Pioneers
* National Society of the Daughters of Colonial Wars
* Sons and Daughters of the Colonial and Antebellum Bench & Bar 1565-
* Society of the Descendants Colonial Clergy (Councillor)
* Winthrop Society
* Dutch Colonial Society
* National Society Americans of Royal Descent
* Descendants of the Illegitimate Sons and Daughters of the Kings
   of Britain
* Descendants of Sheriffs and Constables of Colonial and Antebellum
   America  (Founding Member)
* National Society Saints and Sinners
* Society of the Descendants of the Knights of the Garter (Descendant
* Family of Bruce International, Inc.
Order of Alba (founding Vice President General)
Order of the First Families of Vermont 1609-1791
Order of the Founders of North America (Charter Member)
* Order of the Norman Conquest
* Order of the Second World War
* Daughters of ‘98
* Order of Descendants of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Co., Inc
* Virginia Founding Fathers (Honorary Member)
* National Society Colonial Dames of America
* Bartlett Kelley Circle, LGAR (Founder and President)

Chivalric Orders
* Member of the Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of

From Stewardess to Flight Attendant—The Changing Years
The History of Good Shepherd Hospital, Barrington, Illinois
Illinois Court, National Society Women Descendants of the Ancient and
   Honorable Artillery Company, Celebrating 60 Years
National Society Daughters of the Union 1861-1865 Centennial Ancestor
Remembering James J.H. Gregory: The Seed King, Philanthropist, Man

Listed In
Who’s Who in America
Who’s Who in the World
Who’s Who Among American Women
NSDU Centennial Ancestor Book

Other Notes
Shari is a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and has held many roles, including: Secretary of the Congregation; Assistant Superintendent of Sunday School; Secretary of the Board of Education; Public Relations Chair for the school and church.  Additionally, she is a member of the Clipped Wings.  Shari co-founded the Young Women’s League for Muscular Dystrophy Association in 1975; the Speakers’ Bureau for Los-Angeles Based Flight Attendants; and the Immanuel Lutheran School Education Foundation.

Shari has received many rewards including: Honorary President of the Auxiliary of Good Shepherd Hospital; the President’s Volunteer Service Lifetime Award; the Servant of Youth Award from the Boy Scouts of America; three Awards of Merit from United Airlines; and the Volunteer Recognition Award from the Y.M.C.A.  She is also a member of the Honorary Order of Kentucky Colonels.

Shari also lobbied for three years for the exoneration of the remaining six “Salem Witches” whom were executed in 1692. On October 31, 2001, Acting Gov. Jane Swift (of Massachusetts) signed the Bill into Law, exonerating all six. Shari’s Committee held a Memorial service in June 2002 in Salem, Massachusetts for these martyrs.

She holds membership in numerous genealogical research societies and family associations.  They include: Barrington Historical Society; Essex Society of Genealogists; Issac Cummings Family Association; New England Historic Genealogical Society; New Hampshire Historical SocietyNew Hampshire Society of Genealogists; Swift River Valley Historical Society; The American Genealogist; Topsfield Historical Society; Towne Family Associations.

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