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Dick Cheney

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Dick Cheney

46th U.S. Vice-President


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King Edward I

King of England

20th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Harry S Truman

33rd U.S. President

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Robert Tyler

General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Joanna Lowell

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Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

3rd cousin 7 times removed via William French

Nathaniel Currier

Lithographer (Currier & Ives)

4th cousin 4 times removed via Frances Hoyt

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

5th cousin 4 times removed via Joanna Lowell

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Sewall III

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Sewall III

Louisa May Alcott

Author of Little Women

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Sewall III

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Joseph Smith

Founder of the Mormon Church

5th cousin 4 times removed via Anthony Colby

Herman Melville

Author of Moby Dick

5th cousin 4 times removed via William Gerrish

Samuel F. B. Morse

Painter and Co-Inventor of Morse Code

5th cousin 5 times removed via William French

Charles Goodyear

Inventor, and namesake of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

5th cousin 5 times removed via William French

Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

6th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Tyler Sr.

Chester Arthur

21st U.S. President

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Colby

John Sargent Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

6th cousin 3 times removed via Anthony Colby

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Cheney

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Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Sewall III

Winslow Homer

American Artist

6th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Sewall III

Henry Lee Higginson

Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

6th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Sewall III

James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

6th cousin 3 times removed via Joanna Lowell

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

7th cousin 1 time removed via Moses Gerrish

Laura Ingalls-Wilder

Author of Little House on the Prairie

7th cousin 1 time removed via John Colby

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Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

7th cousin 2 times removed via Anthony Colby

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Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Adams

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Helen Keller

Author and Activist

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Sewall III

Wallis (Warfield) Simpson

Dutchess of Windsor, wife of former King Edward VIII

7th cousin 2 times removed via Mareen Duvall

Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Cheney

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Hoyt

Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

7th cousin 13 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

King Henry VIII

King of England

7th cousin 14 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

8th cousin 1 time removed via William Cheney

Robert Duvall

Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via Mareen Duvall

J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

8th cousin 1 time removed via William Cheney

Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company

8th cousin 1 time removed via William Cheney

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Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

8th cousin 2 times removed via William French

Albert G. Spalding

Co-Founder of Spalding Sporting Goods Co.

8th cousin 2 times removed via William French

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

8th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Cheney

Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

8th cousin 13 times removed via Edward I, King of England

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

9th cousin via William Cheney

Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

9th cousin via Henry Sewall III

Shirley Temple

Movie Actress

9th cousin via Henry Sewall III

Frederick Upton

Co-Founder of Whirlpool Corporation

9th cousin via William Cheney

John Glenn

First American to orbit Earth

9th cousin via William Ijams

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James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

9th cousin via Henry Sewall III

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

9th cousin 1 time removed via William French

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Barack Obama

44th U.S. President

9th cousin 1 time removed via Mareen Duvall

Bette Davis

Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via Anthony Colby

Jake Gyllenhaal

American Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via William French

Maggie Gyllenhaal

American Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via William French

Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sewall III

Barbara Hutton

Socialite (aka “Poor Little Rich Girl”)

9th cousin 1 time removed via William Cheney

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Cheney

Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

9th cousin 12 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

9th cousin 12 times removed via Edward I, King of England

George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

10th cousin via William French

Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

10th cousin via William French

Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

12th cousin 9 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

13th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 7 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Jonathan Swift

Author of Gulliver's Travels

13th cousin 7 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

13th cousin 8 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Major John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

13th cousin 8 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

13th cousin 8 times removed via Edward I, King of England

George Clinton

4th U.S. Vice President

14th cousin 7 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Harry F. Byrd

50th Governor of Virginia

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Olivia De Havilland

Movie Actress

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Joan Fontaine

Movie Actress

15th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

15th cousin 5 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

15th cousin 5 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

James Madison

4th U.S. President

15th cousin 5 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th cousin 5 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th cousin 5 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

George Washington

1st U.S. President

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Thomas Jefferson

3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Patrick Henry

“Give me liberty, or give me death!”

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

DeWitt Clinton

6th Governor of New York

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

16th cousin 4 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

16th cousin 4 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

16th cousin 4 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

16th cousin 4 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

John Marshall

4th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

16th cousin 5 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Edward Norton

Movie Actor

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Prince George

Prince of Cambridge

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Hugh Luttrell

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Jay Gould

American Railroad “Robber Baron”

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

17th cousin 3 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

17th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

17th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

17th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

17th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I, King of England

George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

17th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Lytton Strachey

Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

17th cousin 4 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

18th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

18th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

18th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

18th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

18th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

18th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

18th cousin 3 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

18th cousin 3 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

18th cousin 3 times removed via Edward I, King of England

John Brown

American Abolitionist

18th cousin 3 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Adlai Stevenson II

31st Governor of Illinois

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Norman Rockwell

American Artist

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Valerie Bertinelli

Television Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Randolph Scott

Movie Actor

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Louis Auchincloss

Author

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

General George C. Marshall

Author of “The Marshall Plan”

19th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

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

Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

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

Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

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

Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

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

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John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

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

William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

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

Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

20th cousin via Humphrey de Bohun

Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

George Romney

43rd Governor of Michigan

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Johnny Mercer

Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records

20th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

20th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

Anthony West

Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

20th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

General James Longstreet

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

20th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

Upton Sinclair

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

20th cousin 1 time removed via Edward I, King of England

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

20th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Camilla Parker Bowles

Duchess of Cornwall

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Vachel Lindsay

American Poet

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Guy Ritchie

British Filmmaker

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England

George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

21st cousin via Edward I, King of England