Edgar Rice Burroughs

Famous Kin of
Edgar Rice Burroughs

Author of Tarzan and John Carter


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King Robert I

King of France

33rd great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

34th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

36th great-grandfather

Jonathan Trumbull

20th Governor of Connecticut

2nd cousin 6 times removed via John Drake Jr.

Horace Gray

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Buckminster

John Adams

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

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Gregory Baxter

Samuel Adams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Gregory Baxter

John Trumbull

American Painter

3rd cousin 5 times removed via John Drake Jr.

Oliver Wolcott

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 6 times removed via John Drake

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin 3 times removed via Gregory Baxter

General Joseph Warren

Killed at Battle of Bunker Hill

4th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Parke

William Williams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Parke

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Edwin D. Morgan

21st Governor of New York

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Thompson

Lyman Hall

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Chaplin

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

5th cousin 1 time removed via Col. Joseph Buckminster Jr.

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Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

5th cousin 2 times removed via William Symmes

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Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church

5th cousin 2 times removed via John Bent

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Admiral George Dewey

Admiral of the Navy

5th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Rockwell

James Youngs Smith

29th Governor of Rhode Island

5th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Parke

John Brown

American Abolitionist

5th cousin 3 times removed via John Drake Jr.

Wash Loomis

Leader of the Loomis Gang

5th cousin 3 times removed via John Drake Jr.

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Mark Isham

Musician, Film Composer

5th cousin 3 times removed via Col. Joseph Buckminster Jr.

Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund Sherman

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

5th cousin 6 times removed via Henry Sherman

Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot

5th cousin 11 times removed via Sir John Throckmorton