Pete Buttigieg

Famous Kin of
Pete Buttigieg

2020 Presidential Candidate


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Samuel Fuller

Mayflower Passenger

11th great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

25th great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

34th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

37th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

39th great-grandfather

Mary (Perkins) Bradbury

Convicted of Witchcraft, Salem 1692

10th great-grandaunt via John Perkins

John Adams

2nd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 8 times removed via William Cogswell

Edmund Sears

Boston Tea Party Participant

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Edward Bangs

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

3rd cousin 8 times removed via William Cogswell

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

4th cousin 4 times removed via Jehial Murray

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin 7 times removed via William Cogswell

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 7 times removed via William Cogswell

General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 9 times removed via Matthew Whipple

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Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

5th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Cogswell

Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Burgess

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

5th cousin 6 times removed via Samuel Mayo

Henry Crapo

14th Governor of Michigan

5th cousin 6 times removed via William Chase Jr.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

5th cousin 6 times removed via William Cogswell

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

5th cousin 7 times removed via Samuel Symonds

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

5th cousin 7 times removed via Thomas Emerson

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Author of The Scarlet Letter

5th cousin 7 times removed via John Cogswell

Levi Lincoln

13th Governor of Massachusetts

5th cousin 7 times removed via John Cogswell

Samuel Adams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

5th cousin 9 times removed via Thomas Perkins

Lyman Hall

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

5th cousin 9 times removed via Robert Plumb

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

6th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Cogswell


Pete Buttigieg photo by Lorie Shaull (CC BY-SA 2.0)