MEETINGS

We meet twice each year. Spring meetings are held in Tulsa, near the anniversary of our State Society's first meeting. Fall "Compact" meetings are held in Oklahoma City, near the anniversary of the Mayflower's arrival in New England.

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Reservations

Reservation forms are found in the Mayflower Messenger. Please mail reservations to Lauri Ann Robinson, Treasurer; 9789 Hefner Village Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73162-7764, along with your check made out to Oklahoma Society of Mayflower Descendants (OSMD).

 

Location

Oklahoma Christian University

Gaylord University Center

2501 East Memorial Road

Edmond, OK

Agenda

  9:45          Board of Assistants Meeting
10:45          General Meeting
11:30          Luncheon

12:15          Program

Spring 2019

April 13, 2019: Forrest Ridge Country Club, Broken Arrow. Speaker Cherie Lawson presented "Archiving Pictures and Keeping Your Heritage."

Fall 2018

November 17, 2018: Gaylord University Center at Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City. Speaker Dr. James Battles presented "Rembrandt's De Nachwacht and the Arms and Armor of the Pilgrims."

 

Spring 2018

March 24, 2018: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Mike Terry presented "Mayflower Society: Genealogy & Genetics," an overview of the Mayflower DNA Project.

 

Fall 2017

November 18, 2017: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speakers Dr. Pam Hill and Cherie reported on the 2017 Triennial Congress and the upcoming 2020 Celebration of the Mayflower Voyage 400th Anniversary.

 

Spring 2017

April 1, 2017: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Samuel Negus presented "Sagebrush to 2016," a thumbnail sketch of Oklahoma history.

 

Fall 2016

November 19, 2016: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker John Waldron presented "The Elizabethan Reformation and the religious motivations for the Puritan migration."

 

Spring 2016

March 19, 2015: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Lea Sinclair Filson, Governor General, presented "Progress of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants: What that means to you and why this is a really exciting time to be a member!"

 

Fall 2015

November 14, 2015: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker La Nell Shores presented “Witchcraft in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries."

 

Spring 2015

March 28, 2015: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Alan Jarvis presented “From Sagebrush to Statehood,” a narrative chronicling Oklahoma’s path from Indian Territory to statehood, accompanied by art from Tulsa's Gilcrease Museum.

 

Fall 2014

November 22, 2014: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker Craig Clemons presented “The Wisdom of the West: a glimpse of America’s Western Heritage” with storytelling, live music, and art images.

 

Spring 2014

April 5, 2014: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Dr. Paul Vickery presented "Father of our Country."

 

Fall 2013

November 9, 2013: The Greens Golf and Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker Wade Burleson presented "On the Verge of Insanity: Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth, Boston Corbett, and the Oklahoma Connection."

 

Spring 2013

April 13, 2013: The Oaks Golf and Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Barbara Herndon presented "The Ark and The Dove."

 

Fall 2012

November 17, 2012: Quail Creek Golf and Country Club, Oklahoma City. Historical reenactor Barbara Byrd portrayed "1894 Mail Order Bride from Ponca City."

 

Spring 2012

March 31, 2012: The Oaks Golf and Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Jay Hannah presented ”The North America of 1620: A Place of Chaos or Conformity?”

 

Fall 2011

November 19, 2011: Quail Creek Golf and Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker Carolyn Leonard presented "Tiptoe Through the Tombstones."

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Oklahoma Society of Mayflower Descendants