Descendants of John Howland, Sr.
He was an 18-year-old hired hand who worked in the employ of John and Catherine Carver. He was nearly swept to his death during a severe storm during the voyage.
About 2 1/2 years after arriving in the New World, he married Elizabeth Tilley, who was also a passenger on the Mayflower with her parents, John and Joan (Hurst) Tilley, Sr.
He was the 13th signer of the Mayflower Compact.
Created 16 November 2015 with RootsMagic Genealogy Software