Essex, England: the Home of the Mayflower?



Essex, England: the Home of the <i>Mayflower?</i>







Friday, June 7, noon - 1:00 PM
Part of our First Friday Lecture series
Presented by Linda MacIver, Essex England Record Office
NEHGS Library & Archives, 99-101 Newbury Street, Boston
Cost: FREE


The voyage of the Mayflower in 1620 is seen as a defining moment in American history with some 10 million living Americans able to trace their ancestry back to the ship’s passengers.

Join Linda MacIver as she examines the early and final history of the Mayflower and the ship’s close connections to the county of Essex. Linda serves as the New England representative for the Essex England Record Office. She is recently retired from the Boston Public Library where she inaugurated the patron genealogy classes.

Attendees are welcome to use the library resources after the lecture.