George Washington 

Famous Kin of President
George Washington

1st U.S. President


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Robert de Ros

(Magna Carta Surety)

16th Great-grandfather


Henry de Bohun

(Magna Carta Surety)

18th Great-grandfather


General George S. Patton

(U.S. Army - World War II)

1st cousin 6 times removed via Lawrence Washington


Robert FitzWalter

(Magna Carta Surety)

1st cousin 18 times removed via Robert Fitzrichard


Meriwether Lewis

(Lewis and Clark Expedition)

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Augustine Warner


Queen Elizabeth II

(Queen of the United Kingdom)

2nd cousin 7 times removed via Augustine Warner


Prince William

(Duke of Cambridge)

2nd cousin 9 times removed via Augustine Warner


Prince George

(Prince of Cambridge)

2nd cousin 10 times removed via Augustine Warner


Thomas Nelson

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

3rd cousin via George Reade


General Robert E. Lee

(Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War)

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Augustine Warner


King Henry VIII

(King of England)

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Jane Seymour

(3rd Wife of King Henry VIII)

4th cousin 7 times removed via Henry Percy


Harriet Martineau

(Author of “The Hour and the Man”)

8th cousin 1 time removed via William Gascoigne


Katherine Hepburn

(Movie Actress)

8th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Talboys


Princess Diana

(Princess of Wales)

8th cousin 7 times removed via William Gascoigne


Catherine Middleton

(Duchess of Cambridge)

8th cousin 7 times removed via William Gascoigne


Grover Cleveland

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

9th cousin 3 times removed via John Sutton


Charles A. Pillsbury

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

9th cousin 4 times removed via William Gascoigne


Francis Scott Key

(Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”)

9th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Percy


Lizzie Borden

(Accused Murderess)

9th cousin 5 times removed via John Sutton


Frank Lloyd Wright

(American Architect)

9th cousin 5 times removed via John Sutton


Elizabeth Montgomery

(TV Actress - “Bewitched”)

9th cousin 6 times removed via John Sutton


Admiral Richard Byrd

(Polar Explorer)

9th cousin 6 times removed via Henry Percy


Franklin D. Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President)

9th cousin 7 times removed via Henry Percy


Benjamin Harrison V

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

10th cousin 1 time removed via Walter Blount


Caleb Brewster

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

10th cousin 1 time removed via Walter Blount


Caesar Rodney

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Percy


Maj. John Pitcairn

(British Commander at Battle of Lexington)

10th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Rev. George Burroughs

(Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692)

10th cousin 3 times removed via Margery de Badlesmere


Rutherford B. Hayes

(19th U.S. President)

10th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Sherburne


Calvin Coolidge

(30th U.S. President)

10th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Sherburne


Bing Crosby

(Singer and Movie Actor)

10th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Sherburne


William Henry Harrison

(9th U.S. President)

11th cousin via Walter Blount


Thomas Jefferson

(3rd U.S. President)

11th cousin via Ralph de Neville


Benjamin Harrison

(23rd U.S. President)

11th cousin 2 times removed via Walter Blount


Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President)

11th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Fletcher Christian

(Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty)

11th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Percy


Helen Keller

(Author and Activist)

11th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Eleanor Roosevelt

(First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt)

11th cousin 4 times removed via Walter Blount


Edith (Bolling) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

11th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Neville


William Howard Taft

(27th U.S. President)

11th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Percy


Anthony West

(Novelist and writer for the New Yorker)

11th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Jimmy Carter

(39th U.S. President)

11th cousin 6 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Sandra Day O'Connor

(First Woman U.S. Supreme Court Justice)

11th cousin 7 times removed via Henry Percy


Abigail (Smith) Adams

(First Lady of President John Adams)

12th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


Samuel Prescott

(Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride)

12th cousin 1 time removed via Alice Plumpton


John Quincy Adams

(6th U.S. President)

12th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Alexander Hamilton

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

12th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Roger Sherman

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

12th cousin 2 times removed via Elizabeth de Badlesmere


Noel Coward

(Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter)

12th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt


Theodore Roosevelt

(26th U.S. President)

12th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


John D. Rockefeller

(Founder of the Standard Oil Company)

12th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt


William Ellery

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

13th cousin via Ralph de Stafford


Capt. William Lewis Herndon

(Captain of the S.S. Central America)

13th cousin 1 time removed via Alice Plumpton


Ralph Waldo Emerson

(American Poet)

13th cousin 1 time removed via Alice Plumpton


Robert Townsend

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

13th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


Abraham Lincoln

(16th U.S. President)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Susan B. Anthony

(Women's Rights Advocate)

13th cousin 3 times removed via William de Ros


George H. W. Bush

(41st U.S. President)

13th cousin 5 times removed via Alice Plumpton


Ray Bradbury

(Author of “The Martian Chronicles”)

13th cousin 5 times removed via John de Mowbray


Walt Disney

(Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company)

13th cousin 5 times removed via Margery de Badlesmere


Jesse James

(Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer)

13th cousin 5 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


General Douglas MacArthur

(U.S. Army - World War II)

13th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Marilyn Monroe

(Actress, Model, and Singer)

13th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


George W. Bush

(43rd U.S. President)

13th cousin 6 times removed via Alice Plumpton


Richard Nixon

(37th U.S. President)

13th cousin 6 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Lee Harvey Oswald

(Assassinated John F. Kennedy)

13th cousin 6 times removed via John de Mowbray


Warren G. Harding

(29th U.S. President)

13th cousin 6 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Mitt Romney

(70th Governor of Massachusetts)

13th cousin 7 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Mamie Eisenhower

(First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower)

13th cousin 7 times removed via William de Ros


Kyra Sedgwick

(TV and Movie Actress)

13th cousin 7 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Eli Whitney

(Inventor of the Cotton Gin)

14th cousin via Elizabeth de Badlesmere


James Madison

(4th U.S. President)

14th cousin via Elizabeth de Badlesmere


Shubael D. Childs

(Founder of S.D. Childs & Company)

14th cousin 1 time removed via Elizabeth de Badlesmere


Barbara (Pierce) Bush

(First Lady of George H.W. Bush)

14th cousin 6 times removed via Henry Plantagenet


Samuel Howard

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Isabella de Beauchamp


Button Gwinnett

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Mortimer


Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

(First Lady of President James Garfield)

15th cousin 3 times removed via Isabella de Beauchamp


Sir Winston Churchill

(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

15th cousin 6 times removed via Isabella de Beauchamp


Philip Livingston

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 1 time removed via Gilbert de Clare


Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

16th cousin 3 times removed via William de Ros


Aaron Burr

(Killed Alexander Hamilton)

18th cousin via Geoffrey Fitzpiers


General William Whipple

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Fitzrichard


Frank Nelson Doubleday

(Founder of Doubleday & Co.)

18th cousin 3 times removed via Geoffrey Fitzpiers