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This past year, GSMD held several booths at genealogy conferences across the nation and we are already gearing up for 2017!

EuropeThe General Society of Mayflower Descendants is pleased to announce that in recognition of the 400th Anniversary of the voyage of the Mayflower, a new Member Society, the Society of Mayflower Descendants in Europe, has been chartered specifically for Mayflower descendants resident in Europe (including the United Kingdom).

Those interested in learning more about the organization are welcome to request additional information via email at mayflower.europe.info@gmail.com or by contacting Nancy Naro, Governor (nancy.naro@gmail.com), Maura O’Leary, Secretary (maurao53@hotmail.com), or Molly J. Wagner, Historian (mollyjwagner_gsmd@yahoo.com).  Additional information is available at the ESMD Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/MayflowerEurope

Join us as we celebrate Christmas on North Street on Friday, December 9th, Saturday, December 10th and Sunday, December 11! The Mayflower Society House will be open for tours, musical entertainment, light refreshments and holiday cheer.

Archeaologists Dr. David Landon and Dr. Christa Beranek receive 2016 General Society of Mayflower Descendants Pilgrim Academic Research Award.

Researchers from UMass Boston’s Andrew Fiske Memorial Center for Archaeological Research have discovered evidence of the original 1620 Plymouth settlement

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On November 19th, 2016, as a part of America's Hometown Thanksgiving Celebration Weekend, General Society of Mayflower Descendants participated in Plymouth 400's Illuminate Thanksgiving, a special evening of gratitude and giving, at the Plymouth Antiquarian Society's Hedge House. 

(Left: Assistant Governor General George Garmany dressed as Pilgrim Samuel Fuller, Member-at-Large Virginia Mucciaccio, and Massachusetts Mayflower member, Bradford descendant and CEO of NEHGS Brenton Simons dressed as Governor William Bradford in front of the Hedge House.)

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