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Anna Gunn

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress


Who is Anna Gunn?

Anna Gunn is an American television and movie actress. She is probably best known for her role as Skyler White on AMC’s television drama Breaking Bad. Anna Gunn has been nominated for a number of acting awards. She’s won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in both 2013 and 2014. A couple of her more recent films include Equity (2016) and Sully (2016).

Famous Kin

Anna Gunn is a descendant of Mayflower passengers Richard Warren, William Bradford, and Stephen Hopkins. She is also a descendant of William Rufus Day, the 36th U. S. Secretary of State. Anna Gunn’s U.S. Presidential kin include George Washington, John Adams, James Madison, John Quincy Adams, Franklin Pierce, Ulysses S. Grant, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Grover Cleveland, Benjamin Harrison, Zachary Taylor, Theodore Roosevelt, Millard Fillmore, William Howard Taft, Herbert Hoover, Calvin Coolidge, Warren G. Harding, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter and both Presidents Bush. Her family connections to the current royal family include the late Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth II, Catherine Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, and Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York.

Anna Gunn has a number of fellow celebrities in her family tree. These include Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Taylor Swift, Bing Crosby, Christopher Reeve, Raquel Welch, Shirley Temple, Matt Damon, Sally Field, Orson Welles, Chrisopher Lloyd, John Lithgow, Anderson Cooper, Johnny Carson, and many others. Some of her more notable historical kin include Declaration of Independence signer Samuel Adams, American Revolution traitor Benedict Arnold, author and poet Henry David Thoreau, women’s rights advocate Susan B. Anthony, inventor Thomas Edison, aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright, and many others.


Some of the most recently added connections of famous kin for Anna Gunn

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Rainn Wilson

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed
via Thomas Bingham

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

11th cousin
via Richard Warren

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Gary Herbert

17th Governor of Utah

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Jasper Gunn

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Frank G. Allen

51st Governor of Massachusetts

19th cousin 1 time removed
via Sir William de Ros

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Frank G. Allen

51st Governor of Massachusetts

18th cousin 2 times removed
via John de Mowbray

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Cecil B. DeMille

American Film Director

8th cousin 4 times removed
via Matthias St. John

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Samuel J. Tilden

25th Governor of New York

5th cousin 6 times removed
via Richard Warren

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Melville Fuller

8th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

17th cousin 3 times removed
via Ralph de Stafford

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Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr.

New York Times Publisher

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Richard Warren

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Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr.

New York Times Publisher

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Elizabeth

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Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr.

New York Times Publisher

11th cousin
via William Bradford Jr.

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Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr.

New York Times Publisher

12th cousin
via Stephen Hopkins

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Arthur Gregg Sulzberger

New York Times Publisher

11th cousin 2 times removed
via Richard Warren

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Arthur Gregg Sulzberger

New York Times Publisher

12th cousin
via Elizabeth

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Arthur Gregg Sulzberger

New York Times Publisher

11th cousin 1 time removed
via William Bradford Jr.

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Arthur Gregg Sulzberger

New York Times Publisher

12th cousin 1 time removed
via Stephen Hopkins

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Michael Bennet

U.S. Senator from Colorado

9th cousin 1 time removed
via Thomas Hyatt

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Alvan T. Fuller

50th Governor of Massachusetts

9th cousin 4 times removed
via William Chaplin

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Shelley Fabares

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin
via Richard Warren

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Rev. John Whittingham

(c1616 - 1639)
Great Migration Immigrant 1637

1st cousin 11 times removed
via Rev. Edward Bulkeley

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Joe Keery

TV and Movie Actor

11th cousin
via Peter Mallory

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Joe Keery

TV and Movie Actor

11th cousin
via John Bronson

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Joe Keery

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed
via John Marsh

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Joe Keery

TV and Movie Actor

13th cousin 2 times removed
via Richard Baldwin

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William Rush Merriam

11th Governor of Minnesota

7th cousin 3 times removed
via Nathaniel Warren

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Anna Gunn photo by Gage Skidmore (CC BY-SA 2.0)