2021 S.C. Society Officers


President Jeff Murrie


Jeff learned from an early age the importance of history thanks to both his maternal and paternal grandparents who were constantly making certain he would appreciate the past. He can trace his pre-Revolutionary ancestors back to Marion County, South Carolina, Caswell County, North Carolina, and New Kent County, Virginia. While spending his early years living in Williamsburg, Virginia the foundation grew to support his love of American history. He attended Francis Marion University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History.


He is currently the Farm to School Coordinator for Florence One Schools. In addition to being a member of the Sons of the Revolution, Jeff is a member of The Huguenot Society of South Carolina as well as other historical organizations. Jeff lives in Florence and enjoys traveling to the mountains of North Carolina,  working on his small cottage farm in his free time, and genealogy.


Vice-President Matthew Breen, Esq


Matthew is a 14th generation Charlestonian on his mother’s side. He attended The Citadel and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. After The Citadel, he attended the Charleston School of Law where he graduated with Honors.


Matthew practices law in Myrtle Beach and Charleston and is the Managing Partner of Lowcountry Law, LLC. The firm specializes in Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, and Bankruptcy practice. Besides the Sons of the Revolution, Matthew is involved in a number of other groups that honor the memory of the American Revolution including The Society of the Cincinnati, and the American Revolution Institute.