John D. Rockefeller 

Famous Kin of
John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company


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Anne Boleyn

(2nd Wife of King Henry VIII)

10th great-grandaunt via Thomas Boleyn


Jane Seymour

(3rd Wife of King Henry VIII)

2nd cousin 12 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney


King Henry VIII

(King of England)

4th cousin 12 times removed via John of Gaunt


Millard Fillmore

(13th U.S. President)

5th cousin 2 times removed via James Morgan


Warren G. Harding

(29th U.S. President)

7th cousin via James Morgan


Humphrey Bogart

(Movie Actor)

7th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan


Theodore Roosevelt

(26th U.S. President)

7th cousin 1 time removed via William Waldron


Katherine Hepburn

(Movie Actress)

7th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan


Eleanor Roosevelt

(First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt)

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Waldron


Princess Diana

(Princess of Wales)

7th cousin 3 times removed via James Morgan


Clint Eastwood

(Movie Actor)

7th cousin 3 times removed via James Morgan


Prince William

(Duke of Cambridge)

7th cousin 4 times removed via James Morgan


Prince George

(Prince of Cambridge)

7th cousin 5 times removed via James Morgan


Caesar Rodney

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

8th cousin 6 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney


Maj. John Pitcairn

(British Commander at Battle of Lexington)

9th cousin 6 times removed via John Beaufort


Frank Lloyd Wright

(American Architect)

10th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Knollys


Rev. George Burroughs

(Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692)

10th cousin 6 times removed via Michael de La Pole


George Washington

(1st U.S. President)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt


Thomas Jefferson

(3rd U.S. President)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt


Thomas Nelson

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt


Roger Sherman

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

12th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Alexander Hamilton

(1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury)

13th cousin 2 times removed via John Beaufort


Noel Coward

(Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter)

13th cousin 2 times removed via John Beaufort


Abigail (Smith) Adams

(First Lady of President John Adams)

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


Meriwether Lewis

(Lewis and Clark Expedition)

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


Harriet Martineau

(Author of “The Hour and the Man”)

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


Fletcher Christian

(Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Michael de La Pole


William Howard Taft

(27th U.S. President)

14th cousin 1 time removed via LIonel de Welles


John Quincy Adams

(6th U.S. President)

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


General Robert E. Lee

(Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War)

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President)

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Samuel Howard

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Eli Whitney

(Inventor of the Cotton Gin)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


James Madison

(4th U.S. President)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Benjamin Harrison V

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I King of England


Samuel Prescott

(Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Alan La Zouche


Caleb Brewster

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I King of England


Ray Bradbury

(Author of “The Martian Chronicles”)

15th cousin via LIonel de Welles


Queen Elizabeth II

(Queen of the United Kingdom)

15th cousin 1 time removed via LIonel de Welles


Lee Harvey Oswald

(Assassinated John F. Kennedy)

15th cousin 1 time removed via LIonel de Welles


Elizabeth Montgomery

(TV Actress - “Bewitched”)

15th cousin 1 time removed via LIonel de Welles


Sandra Day O'Connor

(First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice)

15th cousin 1 time removed via LIonel de Welles


Shubael D. Childs

(Founder of S.D. Childs & Company)

15th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Catherine Middleton

(Duchess of Cambridge)

15th cousin 3 times removed via LIonel de Welles


Helen Keller

(Author and Activist)

15th cousin 3 times removed via John de Welles


Susan B. Anthony

(Women's Rights Advocate)

15th cousin 3 times removed via John de Welles


William Henry Harrison

(9th U.S. President)

15th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I King of England


Abraham Lincoln

(16th U.S. President)

16th cousin via Michael de La Pole


Francis Scott Key

(Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”)

16th cousin via John of Gaunt


Edith (Bolling) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

16th cousin via John of Gaunt


Admiral Richard Byrd

(Polar Explorer)

16th cousin via John of Gaunt


Charles A. Pillsbury

(Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


Franklin D. Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


General George S. Patton

(U.S. Army - World War II)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


Anthony West

(Novelist and writer for the New Yorker)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


Walt Disney

(Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Michael de La Pole


Jimmy Carter

(39th U.S. President)

16th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Jesse James

(Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Michael de La Pole


Grover Cleveland

(22nd and 24th U.S. President)

16th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles


William Ellery

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Edward I King of England


Ralph Waldo Emerson

(American Poet)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Alan La Zouche


Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

(First Lady of President James Garfield)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Fitzalan


Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Fitzalan


General Douglas MacArthur

(U.S. Army - World War II)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Fitzalan


Barbara (Pierce) Bush

(First Lady of George H.W. Bush)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Benjamin Harrison

(23rd U.S. President)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Edward I King of England


Sir Winston Churchill

(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Robert Townsend

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Edward I King of England


George H. W. Bush

(41st U.S. President)

17th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


George W. Bush

(43rd U.S. President)

17th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Calvin Coolidge

(30th U.S. President)

17th cousin 3 times removed via Edward III of England


Lizzie Borden

(Accused Murderess)

18th cousin via John de Welles


Marilyn Monroe

(Actress, Model, and Singer)

18th cousin via John de Welles


Mamie Eisenhower

(First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower)

18th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles


Mitt Romney

(70th Governor of Massachusetts)

18th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Fitzalan


Sydney Biddle Barrows

(Mayflower Madam)

18th cousin 3 times removed via John de Welles