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Factual error: When Captain Standish is first seen, he has a wooden match in his mouth which is lit when scraped against something. Friction matches didn't get manufactured until sometime in the 1820's.

Factual error: The rifles that the settlers are seen using are percussion cap rifles. These rifles weren't manufactured until after 1807.

Factual error: When going on a turkey hunt at the time of the first Thanksgiving, one of the settlers is seen using dynamite. Dynamite wasn't invented until 1867.

Factual error: The majority of this movie takes place in the year 1621. The Plymouth settlers are seen riding horses even though the horses wouldn't arrive until ten years later.

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