John D. Rockefeller

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John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company


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King Edward I

King of England

18th great-grandfather

Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

10th great-grandaunt via Thomas Boleyn

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Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

1st cousin 12 times removed via Sir Thomas Howard

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Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

2nd cousin 12 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney

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King Henry VIII

King of England

3rd cousin 12 times removed via John Beaufort

General George B. McClellan

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

5th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan Jr.

Schuyler Colfax

17th U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan Jr.

Millard Fillmore

13th U.S. President

5th cousin 2 times removed via James Morgan

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

5th cousin 11 times removed via John of Gaunt

Alec Baldwin

Television and Movie Actor

6th cousin 4 times removed via Capt. James Avery

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

7th cousin via James Morgan

Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

7th cousin via James Morgan

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

7th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan

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Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

7th cousin 1 time removed via William Waldron

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Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

7th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

7th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan

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Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Waldron

Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

7th cousin 2 times removed via James Morgan

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

7th cousin 2 times removed via James Morgan

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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

Paget Brewster

TV Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via James Morgan

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Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

7th cousin 4 times removed via James Morgan

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Prince George

Prince of Cambridge

7th cousin 5 times removed via James Morgan

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

8th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Francis Knollys

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Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

8th cousin 6 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

9th cousin via Sir Thomas West

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

9th cousin 4 times removed via Elizabeth Tilney

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William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

9th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Boleyn

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George Washington

1st U.S. President

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

Maj. John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

9th cousin 6 times removed via John Beaufort

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Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

10th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

10th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

10th cousin 8 times removed via John de Mowbray

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Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir George West

Patrick Henry

“Give me liberty, or give me death!”

11th cousin 4 times removed via John Beaufort

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas West

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Thomas West

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Thomas West

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Thomas Jefferson

3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

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James Madison

4th U.S. President

12th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

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Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

13th cousin 1 time removed via Elizabeth Tilney

Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

13th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

13th cousin 1 time removed via Elizabeth Tilney

Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

13th cousin 2 times removed via John Beaufort

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Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower

13th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William Boleyn

Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

13th cousin 2 times removed via John Beaufort

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Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

13th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Anne Baxter

Movie Actress

13th cousin 3 times removed via Elizabeth Tilney

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Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

13th cousin 3 times removed via Elizabeth Tilney

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William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

13th cousin 4 times removed via John de Welles

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

13th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

13th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Boleyn

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Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

13th cousin 5 times removed via John de Mowbray

Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

13th cousin 6 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

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General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

14th cousin 1 time removed via James Butler

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

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General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

14th cousin 3 times removed via John de Welles

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Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

14th cousin 3 times removed via John de Welles

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Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

14th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Alan la Zouche

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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

15th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo de Welles

Lee Harvey Oswald

Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

15th cousin 1 time removed via James Butler

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Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

Johnny Mercer

Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records

15th cousin 1 time removed via John Beaufort

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Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Steve McQueen

Movie Actor

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

15th cousin 1 time removed via James Butler

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John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

15th cousin 1 time removed via James Butler

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Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Helen Keller

Author and Activist

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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Catherine Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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William C. C. Claiborne

1st non-colonial Governor of Louisiana

15th cousin 3 times removed via John de la Warre

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

15th cousin 3 times removed via John Beaufort

Richard Gere

Movie Actor

15th cousin 4 times removed via James Butler

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Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

First woman executed for murder in U.S. by non-British government

15th cousin 6 times removed via William de Odingsells

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John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

15th cousin 6 times removed via William de Odingsells

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Abraham Lincoln

16th U.S. President

16th cousin via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

16th cousin via John of Gaunt

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Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

16th cousin via John of Gaunt

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Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

16th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles

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Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

Anthony West

Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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Randolph Scott

Movie Actor

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

16th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

16th cousin 2 times removed via John de Mowbray

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Roy Rogers

Cowboy movie actor and singer

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

16th cousin 2 times removed via John de Mowbray

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William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

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

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William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

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

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Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

16th cousin 5 times removed via William de Odingsells

George Clooney

Movie Actor

16th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

Valerie Bertinelli

Television Actress

17th cousin via Sir Richard FitzAlan

Louis Auchincloss

Author

17th cousin via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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General James Longstreet

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

17th cousin via Richard FitzAlan

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Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

17th cousin 1 time removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

17th cousin 1 time removed via John de Mowbray

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

17th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles

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Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Richard FitzAlan

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John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

17th cousin 1 time removed via John de Mowbray

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Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

17th cousin 1 time removed via Reginald de Grey

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Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of George H.W. Bush

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Lou (Henry) Hoover

First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

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

Ken Burns

Documentary Filmmaker

17th cousin 2 times removed via Reginald de Grey

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Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

18th cousin via James Butler

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Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

18th cousin via James Butler

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Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Alan la Zouche

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Liz Claiborne

Fashion Designer and Founder of Liz Claiborne Inc.

18th cousin 1 time removed via John de la Warre

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James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

18th cousin 2 times removed via Robert de Ros

Capt. William Lewis Herndon

Captain of the ill fated S.S. Central America

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William de Ros

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

18th cousin 3 times removed via James Butler

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John Brown

American Abolitionist

18th cousin 3 times removed via William de Odingsells

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Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

19th cousin via Edward I, King of England

Helen (Herron) Taft

First Lady of President William H. Taft

19th cousin 1 time removed via Robert de Ros

Bette Davis

Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Alan la Zouche

Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

Wife of President Chester A. Arthur

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William de Ros

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Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

19th cousin 2 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

19th cousin 2 times removed via William de Odingsells

Matt Damon

Movie Actor

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Alan la Zouche

Truman Capote

Author of In Cold Blood

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Ros

Judy Garland

Singer and Movie Actress

20th cousin 1 time removed via William de Odingsells

Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

21st cousin via William de Odingsells

Liza Minnelli

Singer and Actress

21st cousin via William de Odingsells