Manufactured in Tampa for Cleveland Oh market. John Carver was born in Nottinghamshire, England 1576 and died in Mass. Bay Colony 1621. He was a wealthy London merchant but went to Leiden, Netherlands because of religious persecution. In September 1620 he along with 101 other colonists set sail from Plymouth, England. He signed the Mayflower Compact on November 11, 1620, and on the same day was elected to a one-year term as governor. Before arriving in the New World he signed the Mayflower charter and was elected for 1 year as the colonies first governor.