Degory Priest

  • Are you planning on traveling to England this summer? If so, this is a list of where some of our Pilgrim ancestors lived.

  • A brief overview of Degory Priest.

  • Degory Priest, Hatter—Or, What's In A Name?Degory, Degory Priest—He died and missed the feast.With no male heir, His name is rare.Poor Degory, Degory Priest

    Yes, Degory did not attend the “first Thanksgiving” in 1621 because he died within months of the arrival of the Mayflower in Plymouth, New England, in the “great sickness” that took the lives of 31 of the 53 men who had been passengers.

  • Who Do You Think You Are?What do Marilyn Monroe, George Bush and Dr. Spock have in common? Possibly you. Visit our distinguished descendants gallery to learn who your famous cousins are. You may be surprised to discover who you have common genes with.

  • A full list of all of the Pilgrim related sites to see in Plymouth.

  • Am I a Mayflower Descendant?
    For those of you who are curious about whether or not you may be descended from a Mayflower passenger please see our List of Mayflower Passengers and Genealogies Links below. The surnames found in the first three generations after landing are also included.