PRESS RELEASE | In Search of Scrooby Manor

LANCASTER, PA – JULY 18, 2014 – A riveting and factual tale by British author Sue Allan, that describes previously unknown facts regarding the origins of this country’s founding, will be presented at a special luncheon buffet to be hosted at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel, Lancaster, in mid-August. Allan, an internationally known pre-colonial history expert and novelist, who has frequently commented on the origins of the Mayflower pilgrims, will give a rare and unique glimpse into the pre-sailing life of William Brewster, and his English residence, Scrooby Manor. The Society of Mayflower Descendants, and its Pennsylvania society, will host.

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Norman P. Robinson Remembered (1928-2014)

Norm Robinson RememberedOn March 26, 2014, Past SMDPA Governor Norman P. Robinson was taken from us. His presence, long a resource to all of the Society is sorely missed and the loss is felt by many in the Society in many different ways.

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2015-2016 Scholarships Awarded

General Society of Mayflower Descendants GBOA Meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana Scholarship Report

Greetings GBOA members!

The 2015-2016 Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce four winners for the GBOA 2016 Scholarship Contest this year for a total sum of $15,000. Scholarship winners were notified July 19, 2016:

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Sue Allan "In Search of Scrooby Manor"

World renowned author, historian, documentary advisor, consultant on English history and genealogy, Sue Allan will be crossing the Atlantic for a one time presentation and book signing in Lancaster, PA, "In Search of Scrooby Manor" on August 23, 2014.

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