Pilgrim Memorials Around the World

2009 — John Billington Plaque, Spalding, England
Wooden plaque in Spalding Gentlemen’s Society reading “In memory / of ‘ John Billington, Wife Elinor, / and sons John Jr., Francis – Passengers / In 1620 on Pilgrim Ship Mayflower / Believed from Cowbit Lincolnshire / near Spalding, England / Richard L. Mix Family 2009” The Club is one of the oldest learned societies in the United Kingdom, having been founded in 1710. It is the earliest provincial associations for the encouragement of archaeology. The plaque was placed by The Billington Family Association founder Richard Mix.