Sixth Annual Pilgrim Academic Research Award

The General Society of Mayflower Descendants and the Pilgrim Academic Research Committee is pleased to announce the sixth annual Pilgrim Academic Research Award recipient, Judith H. Swan.

Former Governor General Judith H. Swan served as the Five Generations Assistant Chairman. In addition she also managed the Five Generations / Silver Books Project as Director. An avid researcher, Judith H. Swan currently serves as chairman of the Appeals Committee, solving problem application papers.  She also continues to serve on the Silver Books Committee as a researcher.

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Governor General Jane Groves Riddell Hurt presents the General Society of Mayflower Descendants Pilgrim Academic Research Award for 2021 to Judith H. Swan during the September 12, 2021, Governor General’s 1620 Club Banquet.

Former Governor General Judith H. Swan

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Past Recipients of the Pilgrim Academic Research Award

         The Pilgrim Academic Research Award is presented at the Governor General’s 1620 Club Banquet each September.  Past recipients include:

Caleb H. Johnson2019

Susan E. Roser2018

Dr. Jeremy Dupertuis Bangs2017

Dr. David Landon & Dr. Christa Beranek2016

James W. Baker2015