Accomplishments

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2011
Efforts to save the Vrouwekerk ruins in Leiden, The Netherlands, concluded successfully with the placement of a memorial plaque on the ruins site on November 24, 2011.
2011
Muriel Cushing's DFIP III published.
2010
Regional Genealogy by Carolyn Clarke - DELANOs of OLD ROCHESTER published.
2010
Contribution to the Duxbury Rural & Historic Society in support of the Capt. Samuel Delano Jr. papers project.
2009
Started a program to support a museum relevant to DELANO history - one each year.
2007
Supported the genealogical research of the 1575 baptism data of Jan de Lanoy in the Lille Regional Archives.
2006
DELANO KINDRED Y-DNA Program started. Program includes financial support to selected documented DELANOs & DELANOYs.
2005 - 2009
Contributed to the Plymouth Plantation Living History Museum.
2005
Erected a historical marker memorializing the location of Philippe Delano's 40 acres of land in Duxbury, MA.
2004 - 2008
Contributed to the restoration of the portrait of Catherine Robbins Lyman Delano portrait at the Roosevelt Library, Hyde Park, NY.
2004
Developed a digital version of book II of the GHAAHD.
2002
Contributed to the National Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA.
2001
Muriel Cushing's DFIP II published.
2000
Regional DELANO Genealogy of the Family of Corp. Jonathan DeLano published by Mary Skinner.
1999 - 2010
Members provide copies of various DELANO genealogical publications to various local libraries.
1999 - 2009
Launched and maintained several websites - updating new website in 2010.
1999 - 2010
Pro-bono genealogical help to members & non-members.
2000 - 2009
Supported efforts to save the Vrouwekerk ruins in Leiden, The Netherlands. Contributed to the memorial plaque to be erected at the ruins site.
1999
Muriel Cushing's DFIP I published and was reviewed favorably by The American Genealogist.
1998
Contribution to the Riverside Cemetery, Fairhaven, MA.
1993
In response to requests from many members, found a source of re-prints of the GHAAHD.
1991
Started the DELANO KINDRED news letter Bonnes Nouvelles to provide information about the DELANO Family and the DELANO KINDRED.