Abraham Lincoln 

Famous Kin of President
Abraham Lincoln

16th U.S. President


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George Clooney

(Movie Actor)

1st cousin 5 times removed via Lucy Shipley


Amos Lincoln

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Lincoln


Tom Hanks

(Movie Actor)

3rd cousin 4 times removed via John Hanks


Jesse James

(Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer)

5th cousin 2 times removed via Susannah Norwood


Rev. George Burroughs

(Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692)

5th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Robert Drury of Hawsted, Suffolk

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King Henry VIII

(King of England)

6th cousin 13 times removed via Hugh I de Audley

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Wilbur Wright

(Aviation Pioneer)

7th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Gilman


Orville Wright

(Aviation Pioneer)

7th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Gilman


Gerald Ford

(38th U.S. President)

7th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Gilman


Jane Seymour

(Wife of King Henry VIII)

7th cousin 12 times removed via Hugh I de Audley

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Anne Boleyn

(Wife of King Henry VIII)

8th cousin 11 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Fletcher Christian

(Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty)

10th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Miles Stapleton


Walt Disney

(Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Co.)

11th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Drury of Hawsted, Suffolk

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Benjamin Harrison V

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

12th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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James Madison

(4th U.S. President)

12th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Elihu Yale

(Namesake of Yale College)

12th cousin 9 times removed via Roger de Somery


George Washington

(1st U.S. President)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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William Henry Harrison

(9th U.S. President)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Thomas Nelson

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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William Ellery

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

13th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Maj. John Pitcairn

(British Commander at Lexington)

13th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Caesar Rodney

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

13th cousin 6 times removed via Hugh I de Audley

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General Robert E. Lee

(Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Meriwether Lewis

(Lewis and Clark Expedition)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Harriet Martineau

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

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Robert Townsend

(Spy known as “Culper Jr.”)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Thomas Jefferson

(3rd U.S. President)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Hugh I de Audley

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Roger Sherman

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

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

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Caleb Brewster

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring)

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


Benjamin Harrison

(23rd U.S. President)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Helen Keller

(Author and Activist)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh de Stafford

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William Howard Taft

(27th U.S. President)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Michael de la Pole

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Calvin Coolidge

(30th U.S. President)

15th cousin 2 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Harper Lee

(Author of “To Kill a Mockingbird”)

15th cousin 2 times removed via Michael de la Pole


Queen Elizabeth II

(Queen of the United Kingdom)

15th cousin 3 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Elizabeth Montgomery

(TV Actress - “Bewitched”)

15th cousin 3 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Mamie Eisenhower

(First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower)

15th cousin 3 times removed via Michael de la Pole


Sandra Day O'Connor

(U.S. Supreme Court)

15th cousin 3 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Prince William

(Duke of Cambridge)

15th cousin 5 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Catherine Middleton

(Duchess of Cambridge)

15th cousin 5 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

(Mayflower Madam)

15th cousin 5 times removed via Michael de la Pole


Prince George

(Prince of Cambridge)

15th cousin 6 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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General William Whipple

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

15th cousin 6 times removed via Roger de Somery


John D. Rockefeller

(Founder of the Standard Oil Company)

16th cousin via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

(First Lady of Woodrow Wilson)

16th cousin via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Admiral Richard Byrd

(Polar Explorer)

16th cousin via Hugh de Stafford

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Ray Bradbury

(Author of “The Martian Chronicles”)

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Michael de la Pole

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Charles A. Pillsbury

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

16th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President)

16th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Grover Cleveland

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

16th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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George H. W. Bush

(41st U.S. President)

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


Samuel Howard

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Gilbert de Clare


General George S. Patton

(U.S. Army - World War II)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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George W. Bush

(43rd U.S. President)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Michael de la Pole


Abigail (Smith) Adams

(First Lady of President John Adams)

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

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Eli Whitney

(Inventor of the Cotton Gin)

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

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William Floyd

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

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

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Princess Diana

(Princess of Wales)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Philip Livingston

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Gilbert de Clare


Button Gwinnett

(Signer of Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Edmund Mortimer


Susan B. Anthony

(Women's Rights Advocate)

17th cousin via Elizabeth de Clare


Lizzie Borden

(Accused Murderess)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Katherine Hepburn

(Movie Actress)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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General Douglas MacArthur

(U.S. Army - World War II)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Frank Lloyd Wright

(American Architect)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Marilyn Monroe

(aka Marilyn Monroe)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Richard Nixon

(37th U.S. President)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


John Quincy Adams

(6th U.S. President)

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

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Shubael D. Childs

(Founder of S.D. Childs & Company)

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

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Alexander Hamilton

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

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

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Jimmy Carter

(39th U.S. President)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Warren G. Harding

(29th U.S. President)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Noel Coward

(Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter)

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

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Mitt Romney

(70th Governor of Massachusetts)

17th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Kyra Sedgwick

(TV and Movie Actress)

17th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Theodore Roosevelt

(26th U.S. President)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

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Francis Scott Key

(Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh I de Audley

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Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

(First Lady of Woodrow Wilson)

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Gilbert de Clare


Sir Winston Churchill

(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Gilbert de Clare

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Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

(First Lady of President James Garfield)

19th cousin via Edward I, King of England

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President)

19th cousin via Edward I, King of England

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Eleanor Roosevelt

(First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt)

19th cousin via Edward I, King of England

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Anthony West

(British Novelist)

19th cousin via Hugh I de Audley

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Ernest Hemingway

(Author of “The Sun Also Rises”)

20th cousin 1 time removed via Roger de Somery


Dr. H. H. Holmes

(Serial Killer Dr. H. H. Holmes)

21st cousin via William Longespee