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Join the American Ancestors Family

For the year 2020 American Ancestors is offering a special pilgrim quadricentennal Membership to commemorate the 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower landing.

The Pilgrim Quadricentennial Membership includes exclusive benefits plus additional essential benefits to enhance your family history research.

All are welcome to join at this level and one does not need to be a confirmed Pilgrim descendant (or even a descendant at all) to participate. Not affiliated with the General Society of Mayflower Descendants.

Pilgrim Quadricentennial Membership: $400 ($120 ELIGIBLE FOR TAX DEDUCTION)

Pilgrim Quadricentennial Membership Exclusive Benefits

  • A personalized commemorative Pilgrim Quadricentennial Membership certificate
  • A one-year subscription to Mayflower Descendant: A Journal of Pilgrim Genealogy & History
  • A 2020-branded commemorative leather journal
  • Wooden Pilgrim keepsake box
  • Additional Benefits

    American Ancestors Quadricentennial Members enjoy full access to over 1.4 billion searchable names on; quarterly delivery of the member magazine, American Ancestors, and our scholarly journal, The Register; discounts on research-for-hire, consultations and publications; free admission to our Research Center including special collections and manuscripts; member-only online courses; and our weekly e-newsletter The Weekly Genealogist.

  • Special Mayflower items listed above
  • All benefits for up to three members of the same household
  • Over 1.4 billion searchable names on
  • Quarterly delivery of the magazine American Ancestors and the flagship journal of American genealogy, The Register
  • Free admission to the American Ancestors Research Center
  • The Weekly Genealogist e-newsletter
  • Free access to the American Ancestors Ask-a-Genealogist service
  • Advanced access to American AncesTREES, an online family tree program
  • Complimentary 45-minute consultation time with American Ancestors experts
  • Antique gold member pin
  • $20/hour discount on research-for-hire
  • $30/hour discount for consultations
  • Priority registration for all education programs
  • Advance NEHGS news from the President and CEO, D. Brenton Simons
  • 20% discount on books published by NEHGS (some restrictions and exclusions apply.)
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    Contact Member Services if you need help at or 888-296-3447.