John D. Rockefeller 

Famous Kin of
John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company


Click on the names below to see their relationship charts


Anne Boleyn

(Wife of King Henry VIII)

10th great-grandaunt via Thomas Boleyn


Jane Seymour

(Wife of King Henry VIII)

2nd cousin 12 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney

More connections >>

King Henry VIII

(King of England)

4th cousin 12 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

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

More connections >>

Katherine Hepburn

(Movie Actress)

7th cousin 1 time removed via James Morgan

More connections >>

Eleanor Roosevelt

(First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt)

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Waldron

More connections >>

Princess Diana

(Princess of Wales)

7th cousin 3 times removed via James Morgan

More connections >>

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

More connections >>

Prince George

(Prince of Cambridge)

7th cousin 5 times removed via James Morgan

More connections >>

Caesar Rodney

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

8th cousin 6 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney

More connections >>

Edith (Bolling) Wilson

(First Lady of Woodrow Wilson)

9th cousin via Sir Thomas West

More connections >>

William Floyd

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

9th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Boleyn

More connections >>

Maj. John Pitcairn

(British Commander at Lexington)

9th cousin 6 times removed via John Beaufort


Frank Lloyd Wright

(American Architect)

10th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Francis Knollys

More connections >>

Rev. George Burroughs

(Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692)

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

More connections >>

Ray Bradbury

(Author of “The Martian Chronicles”)

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir George West

More connections >>

Roger Sherman

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

11th cousin 6 times removed via Richard FitzAlan


George H. W. Bush

(41st U.S. President)

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas West

More connections >>

George W. Bush

(43rd U.S. President)

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Thomas West

More connections >>

George Washington

(1st U.S. President)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Thomas Jefferson

(3rd U.S. President)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Thomas Nelson

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Benjamin Harrison V

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

12th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

James Madison

(4th U.S. President)

12th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Alexander Hamilton

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

13th cousin 2 times removed via John Beaufort


Mamie Eisenhower

(First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower)

13th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William Boleyn

More connections >>

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

More connections >>

Meriwether Lewis

(Lewis and Clark Expedition)

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Harriet Martineau

(English Author, “The Hour and the Man”)

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Fletcher Christian

(Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty)

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

More connections >>

William Henry Harrison

(9th U.S. President)

13th cousin 4 times removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Eli Whitney

(Inventor of the Cotton Gin)

13th cousin 4 times removed via Richard FitzAlan


Sydney Biddle Barrows

(Mayflower Madam)

13th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Boleyn

More connections >>

Caleb Brewster

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring)

13th cousin 6 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun


William Howard Taft

(27th U.S. President)

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

More connections >>

Grover Cleveland

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

14th cousin 1 time removed via James Butler

More connections >>

John Quincy Adams

(6th U.S. President)

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

General Robert E. Lee

(Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War)

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President)

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Shubael D. Childs

(Founder of S.D. Childs & Company)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard FitzAlan


Samuel Howard

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

More connections >>

Samuel Prescott

(Completed Paul Revere's Ride)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Alan la Zouche

More connections >>

Queen Elizabeth II

(Queen of the United Kingdom)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

More connections >>

Lee Harvey Oswald

(Assassinated John F. Kennedy)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles


Lizzie Borden

(Accused Murderess)

15th cousin 1 time removed via James Butler

More connections >>

Elizabeth Montgomery

(TV Actress - “Bewitched”)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

More connections >>

Sandra Day O'Connor

(U.S. Supreme Court)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

More connections >>

Benjamin Harrison

(23rd U.S. President)

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Helen Keller

(Author and Activist)

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Susan B. Anthony

(Women's Rights Advocate)

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Catherine Middleton

(Duchess of Cambridge)

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

More connections >>

Abraham Lincoln

(16th U.S. President)

16th cousin via Sir Michael de la Pole

More connections >>

Francis Scott Key

(Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”)

16th cousin via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Admiral Richard Byrd

(Polar Explorer)

16th cousin via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

(First Lady of President James Garfield)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Charles A. Pillsbury

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

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Franklin D. Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President)

16th cousin 1 time removed via Richard FitzAlan

More connections >>

General George S. Patton

(U.S. Army - World War II)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Anthony West

(British Novelist)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


Calvin Coolidge

(30th U.S. President)

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

More connections >>

Harper Lee

(Author of “To Kill a Mockingbird”)

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


Walt Disney

(Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Co.)

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

More connections >>

Jimmy Carter

(39th U.S. President)

16th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

More connections >>

Jesse James

(Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer)

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

More connections >>

William Ellery

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

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

More connections >>

Ralph Waldo Emerson

(American Poet)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Alan la Zouche

More connections >>

George Clooney

(Movie Actor)

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


General Douglas MacArthur

(U.S. Army - World War II)

17th cousin via Richard FitzAlan

More connections >>

Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

(First Lady of Woodrow Wilson)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Richard FitzAlan

More connections >>

Marilyn Monroe

(aka Marilyn Monroe)

17th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles

More connections >>

Barbara (Pierce) Bush

(First Lady of George H.W. Bush)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

More connections >>

Sir Winston Churchill

(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

More connections >>

Robert Townsend

(Spy known as “Culper Jr.”)

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

More connections >>

Capt. William Lewis Herndon

(Captain of the S.S. Central America)

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William de Ros


Mitt Romney

(70th Governor of Massachusetts)

18th cousin 3 times removed via James Butler

More connections >>

Rutherford B. Hayes

(19th U.S. President)

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Ros