• Enter the 17th Century

    Our multi-award winning Website is designed to be fun as well as an educational road map to this corner of 17th century history. Read More
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  • Put our Pilgrim fathers into the context of history. Discover contemporaries and other world events in relation to their place in time.

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  • Anyone who can document his or her lineage from one of the following twenty-nine Mayflower passengers is eligible to apply for membership.

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  • Once a quarter the SMDPA publishes its award-winning newsletter, The Pennsylvania Mayflower newsletter.

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  • The history of Pilgrims and Puritans in 17th century New England reflects events in the reformation of English politics and religion.

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  • An excellent educational guide for individuals and classrooms. $6 each or for as little as $4.45 in a 20 pack. Order yours today.

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  • The most difficult part of anything is getting started. Start with yourself and work back through the generations.

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  • Annual Meeting
  • Spring Tea
  • Summer Picnic

Annual Meeting and Luncheon April 18, 2015

Thomas K. Gibson

Doubletree Resort by Hilton
2400 Willow Street Pike
Lancaster, PA
Saturday, April 18, 2015

Speaker: Thomas K. Gibson, interactive presentation,
“Deacon Robert Cushman, and the
More Children Tragedy

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Annual Spring Tea

Annual Spring Tea

2015 Spring Tea at the Davis’ home on June 7, 2015 from 1 to 4 PM. SMDPA Social Events Chair, Debbie Markowitz will share additional information in our next newsletter.



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Annual Summer Picnic


2015 August Summer Event (Place, Date and Time TBA)

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Mayflower Scholarships Apply by May 1, 2015


2015 Scholarships Due May 1, 2015
The SMDPA is proud to announce two scholarship programs this year. Please read through the descriptions of the two scholarships and decide if you or your child qualify for either. Links are provided below for any forms needed to apply. Deadlines are noted below. Applications for both scholarships should be mailed directly to the Society's address found on the forms. Scholarship applications must be received before May 1, 2015. The scholarships are to be used for college related expenses. Awards are granted for a one-year period.

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