Robert E. Lee

Famous Kin of General
Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War


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King Edward I

King of England

15th great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

18th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

18th great-grandfather

Robert FitzWalter

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

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Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

1st cousin 2 times removed via Colonel Robert "King" Carter

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William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Colonel Robert "King" Carter

Helen Keller

Author and Activist

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Col. Bernard Moore

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Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Colonel Robert "King" Carter

Thomas Jefferson

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

2nd cousin 2 times removed via Col. William Randolph of Turkey Island

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Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

2nd cousin 3 times removed via John Carter

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Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Colonel Robert "King" Carter

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Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Colonel Richard Lee

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George Washington

1st U.S. President

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Augustine Warner

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King Henry VIII

King of England

3rd cousin 10 times removed via Ralph de Neville

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Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

4th cousin 1 time removed via Augustine Warner

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James Madison

4th U.S. President

4th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Eltonhead

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

4th cousin 2 times removed via Col. William Randolph of Turkey Island

Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

4th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Ludlow of Dinton and Baycliffe

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General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

4th cousin 5 times removed via Katherine

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Joanne Woodward

Movie Actress

4th cousin 6 times removed via Katherine

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

4th cousin 9 times removed via Ralph de Neville

John Tyler

10th U.S. President

5th cousin via William Armistead

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Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Carter of Christchurch, London, England

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Randolph Scott

Movie Actor

5th cousin 4 times removed via Francis Constable

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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

5th cousin 5 times removed via Augustine Warner

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Lee Harvey Oswald

Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Carter of Christchurch, London, England

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Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

5th cousin 6 times removed via John Carter of Christchurch, London, England

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Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

5th cousin 7 times removed via Augustine Warner

Barack Obama

44th U.S. President

5th cousin 8 times removed via Richard Eltonhead

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Prince George

Prince of Cambridge

5th cousin 8 times removed via Augustine Warner

Brad Pitt

Movie Actor

5th cousin 8 times removed via Richard Eltonhead

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Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

5th cousin 9 times removed via John de Welles

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Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt

6th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Ludlow of Dinton and Baycliffe

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George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

6th cousin 3 times removed via John Fowke

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Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

6th cousin 9 times removed via Margery de Badlesmere

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Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

8th cousin 2 times removed via William Pyle

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Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

8th cousin 2 times removed via William Pyle

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Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

8th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Charlton

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

8th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

8th cousin 4 times removed via William Pyle

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Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

8th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Walter Blount

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Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

8th cousin 9 times removed via Sir Gilbert de Clare

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General James Longstreet

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

9th cousin via John Fowke

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

9th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Cave of Stanford

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Paris Hilton

Socialite and TV Personality

9th cousin 5 times removed via John Fowke

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

10th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Charlton

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 2 times removed via John Scrope

Philip Livingston

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir David Lindsay

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Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

10th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Maj. John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

10th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

11th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Charlton

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

11th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Charlton

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Charlton

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

11th cousin 3 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

Bette Davis

Movie Actress

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Charlton

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John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Charlton

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

11th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Matt Damon

Movie Actor

11th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Charlton

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Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

12th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Neville

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Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

12th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Sherburne

Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard Sergeaux

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Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Walter Blount

General Hugh Mercer

American Revolutionary War Hero

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir David Lindsay

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Patrick Henry

“Give me liberty, or give me death!”

12th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

Anthony West

Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

12th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Neville

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Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

12th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 3 times removed via Margery de Badlesmere

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Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Baldwin Freville

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Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

12th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Neville

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Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Walter Blount

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Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 4 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

12th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of George H.W. Bush

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Walter Blount

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Elihu Yale

Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

12th cousin 6 times removed via Roger de Somery

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Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

12th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Walter Blount

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

12th cousin 7 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

13th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles

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Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

13th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Neville

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William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

13th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

13th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Neville

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

13th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

13th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

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Catherine Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge

13th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Neville

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Steve McQueen

Movie Actor

13th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Neville

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Anne Baxter

Movie Actress

13th cousin 6 times removed via Ralph de Neville

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

14th cousin via John of Gaunt

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Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

14th cousin via John of Gaunt

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

14th cousin via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

14th cousin via John of Gaunt

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Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Baldwin Freville

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Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

14th cousin 1 time removed via Henry FitzHugh

Capt. William Lewis Herndon

Captain of the ill fated S.S. Central America

14th cousin 1 time removed via Alice Plumpton

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Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

14th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Abraham Lincoln

16th U.S. President

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

14th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

14th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard Sergeaux

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Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

14th cousin 2 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Richard Sergeaux

Lou (Henry) Hoover

First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Richard Sergeaux

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Johnny Mercer

Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir David Lindsay

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Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

14th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

14th cousin 4 times removed via John de Welles

Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Roy Rogers

Cowboy movie actor and singer

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower

14th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

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Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

14th cousin 5 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

14th cousin 7 times removed via John de Welles

George Clooney

Movie Actor

14th cousin 7 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

Wife of President Chester A. Arthur

15th cousin via Alice Plumpton

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

15th cousin via Sir Baldwin Freville

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Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

15th cousin 1 time removed via Richard FitzAlan

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

15th cousin 1 time removed via Robert II, King of Scotland

Judy Garland

Singer and Movie Actress

15th cousin 1 time removed via Henry FitzHugh

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Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

15th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

Liza Minnelli

Singer and Actress

15th cousin 2 times removed via Henry FitzHugh

Tom Hanks

Movie Actor

15th cousin 3 times removed via Henry FitzHugh

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General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

15th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

Robert Louis Stevenson

Author of Treasure Island

15th cousin 3 times removed via Robert II, King of Scotland

General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th cousin 3 times removed via Roger de Somery

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Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

15th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

15th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

15th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

15th cousin 4 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

15th cousin 4 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

15th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

15th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

15th cousin 5 times removed via Edward III of England

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J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

16th cousin via Richard FitzAlan

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Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

16th cousin via Richard FitzAlan

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

16th cousin via Richard FitzAlan

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Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

16th cousin 1 time removed via Richard FitzAlan

Button Gwinnett

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Edmund Mortimer

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Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

16th cousin 1 time removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Valerie Bertinelli

Television Actress

16th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Louis Auchincloss

Author

16th cousin 2 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

16th cousin 3 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Vincent Price

Movie Actor

16th cousin 3 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

17th cousin via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

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Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

Helen (Herron) Taft

First Lady of President William H. Taft

17th cousin 2 times removed via Robert de Ros

Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

Eliphalet Remington

Founder of Remington Arms Company

18th cousin via Roger de Somery

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William C. C. Claiborne

1st non-colonial Governor of Louisiana

18th cousin via Sir Humphrey de Bohun

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Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

18th cousin 1 time removed via Blanche of Artois

Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

18th cousin 2 times removed via Roger de Somery

Truman Capote

Author of In Cold Blood

18th cousin 3 times removed via Alan la Zouche

Aaron Burr

Killed Alexander Hamilton

18th cousin 3 times removed via Geoffrey FitzPiers

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

21st cousin via Geoffrey FitzPiers

Frank Nelson Doubleday

Founder of Doubleday & Co.

21st cousin via Geoffrey FitzPiers