Brandon Routh

Famous Kin of
Brandon Routh

TV and Movie Actor


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John Billington

Mayflower Passenger

12th great-grandfather

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Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

3rd cousin 7 times removed via John Lapham Jr.

Stephen Hopkins

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 10 times removed via William Hopkins

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James Garfield

20th U.S. President

4th cousin 6 times removed via James Ballou

Lewis Henry Lapham

Co-Founder of Texaco

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Lapham Jr.

Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Lapham Jr.

John Wellborn Root

1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition Architect

4th cousin 6 times removed via Jotham Carpenter

Elizabeth (Kortright) Monroe

First Lady of President James Monroe

4th cousin 8 times removed via John Russell

Benedict Arnold

Traitor of the American Revolution

4th cousin 10 times removed via Nicholas Arnold

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Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

5th cousin 6 times removed via Obadiah Bowen Sr.

Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

5th cousin 6 times removed via Henry Head

William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 8 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Lapham Jr.

John Ritter

TV and Movie Actor

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Aldrich

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Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Lapham Jr.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

6th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Head

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

6th cousin 6 times removed via John Hill

Henry Crapo

14th Governor of Michigan

6th cousin 6 times removed via John Russell

Horatio Alger

Author

6th cousin 6 times removed via John Fobes

Lavinia Warren

Dwarf Circus Performer

6th cousin 6 times removed via Francis Billington

Abraham Lincoln

16th U.S. President

6th cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Obadiah Holmes

Henry David Thoreau

American Author and Poet

6th cousin 7 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Lewis Henry Morgan

Pioneering Anthropologist

6th cousin 8 times removed via William Clap

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

7th cousin 3 times removed via Benjamin Wilbur

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

7th cousin 3 times removed via Jotham Carpenter

Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

7th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Head

Ty Cobb

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player

7th cousin 4 times removed via Jacob Aldrich

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

7th cousin 5 times removed via John Fobes

Melvil Dewey

Inventor of the Dewey Decimal System

7th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Bowen

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Author of Tarzan and John Carter

7th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas White

John Batterson Stetson

Inventor of the Cowboy Hat

7th cousin 6 times removed via Quinton Pray

Levi K. Fuller

44th Governor of Vermont

7th cousin 6 times removed via William Carpenter

Edwin Bryant

California Expedition Journalist

7th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Gail Borden III

Inventor of Condensed Milk, Founder of the Borden Company

7th cousin 7 times removed via Nicholas Arnold

Samuel Pierpont Langley

Astronomer and Aviation Pioneer

7th cousin 7 times removed via William Clap

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

7th cousin 7 times removed via Nicholas Arnold

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

7th cousin 7 times removed via Nicholas Arnold

Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 7 times removed via William Clap

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

8th cousin 3 times removed via Benjamin Carpenter

Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of President George H.W. Bush

8th cousin 4 times removed via Ferdinando Thayer

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

8th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Martin

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Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

8th cousin 4 times removed via John Fobes

Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

8th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Martin

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

8th cousin 4 times removed via John Russell

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Vincent Price

Movie Actor

8th cousin 4 times removed via Joseph White

William Durant

Co-Founder of General Motors and Founder of Frigidaire

8th cousin 4 times removed via John Russell

Bill Gates

Founder of Microsoft

8th cousin 4 times removed via John Fobes

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Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. John Brown

Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

8th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

8th cousin 6 times removed via William Clap

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

8th cousin 6 times removed via William Clap

Erle Stanley Gardner

Author of the Perry Mason series

8th cousin 6 times removed via William Clap

John Sargent Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

8th cousin 7 times removed via John Tayer

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

9th cousin 2 times removed via Benjamin Carpenter

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

9th cousin 2 times removed via Benjamin Carpenter

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David Hyde Pierce

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

9th cousin 3 times removed via Joseph White

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

9th cousin 3 times removed via Ferdinando Thayer

Gene Roddenberry

Creator of Star Trek

9th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Bowen

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

9th cousin 3 times removed via John Fobes

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

9th cousin 3 times removed via John Fobes

Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

9th cousin 4 times removed via Quinton Pray

Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

9th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

William Holden

Movie Actor

9th cousin 4 times removed via John Hill

Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

9th cousin 5 times removed via John Adcocke

Frederick Upton

Co-Founder of Whirlpool Corporation

9th cousin 5 times removed via William Clap

Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

9th cousin 6 times removed via John Tayer

Richard Gere

Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Billington

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

10th cousin 2 times removed via John Fobes

Dick Van Dyke

TV Actor - “The Dick Van Dyke Show”

10th cousin 2 times removed via Christian Penn

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

10th cousin 2 times removed via Christian Penn

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Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Billington

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Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Billington

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Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Billington

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Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

10th cousin 2 times removed via Ferdinando Thayer

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas White

Amy Grant

Christian/Pop Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 3 times removed via William Carpenter

George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 3 times removed via William Carpenter

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David Angell

TV Producer - 9/11 Victim

10th cousin 3 times removed via Chad Brown

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 3 times removed via John Sutton

Mark David Chapman

Assassinated John Lennon

10th cousin 3 times removed via William Carpenter

Jack Buck

Sportscaster

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Burl Ives

Singer and Actor

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Peter Fonda

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Nelson Eddy

Movie Actor and Singer

10th cousin 4 times removed via Nicholas Arnold

George Kennedy

Movie Actor

10th cousin 4 times removed via William Clap

Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Tayer

Leverett Saltonstall

55th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 4 times removed via John Adcocke

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

11th cousin 1 time removed via John Fobes

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

11th cousin 1 time removed via John Fobes

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

11th cousin 1 time removed via John Fobes

Amy Adams

Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Brown

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Scott Foley

TV, Stage and Movie Actor

11th cousin 1 time removed via Christian Penn

Matt Damon

Movie Actor

11th cousin 2 times removed via John Sutton

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

11th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas White

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Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Joe Buck

Sportscaster

11th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

11th cousin 2 times removed via John Hill

Tim Robbins

TV and Movie Actor

11th cousin 2 times removed via William Carpenter

Bridget Fonda

Movie Actress

11th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Mike Huckabee

44th Governor of Arkansas

11th cousin 3 times removed via William Clap

Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

11th cousin 3 times removed via John Adcocke

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

12th cousin via Richard Bowen

Wil Wheaton

TV and Movie Actor

12th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Mitchell

Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin 2 times removed via John Adcocke

Grace Slick

Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

12th cousin 3 times removed via John Tayer

Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

13th cousin via Thomas Mitchell


Brandon Routh photo by Rick Marshall (CC BY 2.0)