Abraham Lincoln 

Famous Kin of President
Abraham Lincoln

16th U.S. President


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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 Robert Drury


Wilbur Wright

(Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer)

7th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Gilman


Orville Wright

(Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer)

7th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Gilman


Gerald Ford

(38th U.S. President)

7th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Gilman


Fletcher Christian

(Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty)

10th cousin 3 times removed via Miles Stapleton


Walt Disney

(Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company)

11th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Drury


George Washington

(1st U.S. President)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Thomas Nelson

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


William Ellery

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

13th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Maj. John Pitcairn

(British Commander at Battle of Lexington)

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


General Robert E. Lee

(Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Meriwether Lewis

(Lewis and Clark Expedition)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Harriet Martineau

(Author of “The Hour and the Man”)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Robert Townsend

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


Benjamin Harrison V

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

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


Thomas Jefferson

(3rd U.S. President)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Hugh I de Audley


Roger Sherman

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

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


Caleb Brewster

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

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


Helen Keller

(Author and Activist)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh de Stafford


William Henry Harrison

(9th U.S. President)

15th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I King of England


John D. Rockefeller

(Founder of the Standard Oil Company)

16th cousin via Michael de La Pole


Charles A. Pillsbury

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

16th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh de Stafford


James Madison

(4th U.S. President)

16th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


William Howard Taft

(27th U.S. President)

16th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh de Stafford


Grover Cleveland

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

16th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


Samuel Howard

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Gilbert de Clare


General George S. Patton

(U.S. Army - World War II)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Abigail (Smith) Adams

(First Lady of President John Adams)

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


Queen Elizabeth II

(Queen of the United Kingdom)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Eli Whitney

(Inventor of the Cotton Gin)

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


Elizabeth Montgomery

(TV Actress - “Bewitched”)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Princess Diana

(Princess of Wales)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Catherine Middleton

(Duchess of Cambridge)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Philip Livingston

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Gilbert de Clare


Button Gwinnett

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Edmund Mortimer


Prince William

(Duke of Cambridge)

16th cousin 5 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Prince George

(Prince of Cambridge)

16th cousin 5 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President)

17th cousin via Ralph de Stafford


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


Katherine Hepburn

(Movie Actress)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


General Douglas MacArthur

(U.S. Army - World War II)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


Frank Lloyd Wright

(American Architect)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


Marilyn Monroe

(Actress, Model, and Singer)

17th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Stafford


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


Benjamin Harrison

(23rd U.S. President)

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


Shubael D. Childs

(Founder of S.D. Childs & Company)

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


Alexander Hamilton

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

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


Jimmy Carter

(39th U.S. President)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford


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


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


Francis Scott Key

(Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh I de Audley


Edith (Bolling) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh I de Audley


Admiral Richard Byrd

(Polar Explorer)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh I de Audley


Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

18th cousin 2 times removed via Gilbert de Clare


Sir Winston Churchill

(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

18th cousin 3 times removed via Gilbert de Clare


Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

(First Lady of President James Garfield)

19th cousin via Edward I King of England


Franklin D. Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President)

19th cousin via Edward I King of England


Eleanor Roosevelt

(First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt)

19th cousin via Edward I King of England


Anthony West

(Novelist and writer for the New Yorker)

19th cousin via Hugh I de Audley


Ray Bradbury

(Author of “The Martian Chronicles”)

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