Saturday, January 27, 2018

My Mayflower Ancestors

Two evenings ago my wife and I attended an original play, That First Winter, written and performed by the Drama IV Class 2018 of Mountain View High School (Orem, Utah). My across-the-street neighbor—a senior and member of that class—helped write and performed in the play.

We arrived early, so I searched the Whipple Genweb (on my mobile phone) for some names mentioned on the program notes.

I immediately found John Howland and Elizabeth Tilley, my 10th-great grandparents. According to the program notes, John Howland, age 18 in that first winter (1621),