Lecture Series

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Lecture Series

In 2021, the Mayflower Society launched a very popular Lecture Series covering a variety of Mayflower Pilgrim-related topics including their odyssey, their life and times, their maritime experience and, of course, genealogy!

Please plan to join us to enjoy learning more about Mayflower Pilgrim and genealogy topics from the comfort of your home in 2022.

  • Monthly webinar lectures are free and open to the public. 
  • No pre-registration required
  • Live event links are posted below.
  • Webinars are recorded and available on demand.

Missed a lecture? View previously recorded lectures on demand.

2022 Mayflower Society Virtual Program Schedule

Tuesday, December 13, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Eastern Time

Zoom webinar information:

  • Webinar Link 
  • Webinar ID: 83244305728
  • Webinar Passcode: 130717
Michael Tougias,
“King Philip’s War”

Local historian Michael Tougias looks at Native American way of life, colonial settlements, and the events that led up to what many consider the bloodiest war in American history.

View On Demand Webinars

2022 Mayflower Society Virtual Programs

The Winslow Family and Plymouth Colony
Presenters: Rebecca Fraser and Michelle Marchetti Coughlin
Passcode: Jj#F34R9

Diseases and Epidemics in Colonial New England
Presenter: Shellie Karol-Chik
Passcode: iG=*sq95


Beefing Up an Ancestor’s Timeline
Presenter: Jeanette Sheliga
Setting Sail to the Mayflower Society with the Silver Books as Your Guide
Presenter: Bonnie Wade Mucia
Passcode: m3cL^zZC
Mayflower Society DNA Project
Presenters: Mike Terry, Susan Abanor and Kenneth Whittemore
Passcode: ajI2.8wq
Locating Records in Archives from the Couch
Presenter: Sara Cochran
Passcode:  H!?gN=1y
The First Thanksgiving, 1621
Presenters: Karen Rinaldo and Kevin Doyle
Passcode:  PI.k6ufE

2021 Mayflower Society Virtual Programs

400 Years on Leyden Street
Presenter: Lisa Pennington
Passcode: 9Yrl=8q?
75 Years Later: Creating Wartime Family Reunions
Presenter: Bonnie Wade-Mucia
Passcode:  QtqK%s0

Made in America
Presenter: James W. Baker
Passcode:  W?=YE77$

The Peregrine White Webinar
Presenter: Stephen C. O’Neill
Passcode:  X&F9Sm5$