In 1620, pilgrim John Billington crossed the Atlantic Ocean to become the first convicted murderer of the Plymouth colony.
The Mayflower crossing the Atlantic to the New World.
Want more chilling historical accounts? Sign up for The Lineup’s newsletter, and get the strangest tales delivered straight to your inbox.
"Landing of the Pilgrims" by Michele Felice Corne
"Signing of the Mayflower Compact" by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris