Two Trumbull residents recently traced their lineage back to the Mayflower. The Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Connecticut announced Trumbull residents Virginia Snow Hopper and Paul C. Leninger III are among new members to have documented direct descent from a Mayflower Passenger.

Established in 1896, The Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Connecticut is a non-profit, hereditary society dedicated to preserving and recording its Mayflower ancestors and promoting Mayflower Pilgrim history and ideals. The society seeks to fulfill its mission through educational programs, publications, historical research, genealogy, and annual scholarships awarded to worthy students.

For more information about The Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Connecticut you can visit www.ctmayflower.org.