Truman Capote

Famous Kin of
Truman Capote

Author of In Cold Blood


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William Malet

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Thomas Jefferson

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

4th cousin 7 times removed via Christopher Branch

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Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Lanier Jr.

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

8th cousin 3 times removed via Christopher Branch

Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

8th cousin 12 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

9th cousin 2 times removed via Christopher Branch

Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

9th cousin 12 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

9th cousin 12 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

10th cousin 10 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot

10th cousin 10 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

11th cousin via Richard Wyche

Jennifer Lawrence

Movie Actress

11th cousin via Christopher Branch

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Wyche

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Wyche

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Wyche

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Wyche

Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

12th cousin 8 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

13th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

George Washington

1st U.S. President

13th cousin 7 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

George Clinton

4th U.S. Vice President

13th cousin 7 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

13th cousin 8 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Aaron Burr

Killed Alexander Hamilton

14th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

14th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

DeWitt Clinton

6th Governor of New York

14th cousin 6 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

15th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

15th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

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Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

16th cousin 4 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

16th cousin 4 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

16th cousin 4 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

16th cousin 4 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Frank Nelson Doubleday

Founder of Doubleday & Co.

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

John Brown

American Abolitionist

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Melvyn Douglas

Movie Actor

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia

17th cousin 3 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

William C. C. Claiborne

1st Governor of Louisiana

17th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Louis Auchincloss

Author

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Ichabod Goodwin

27th Governor of New Hampshire

18th cousin 2 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

19th cousin via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

19th cousin via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

George Romney

43rd Governor of Michigan

19th cousin via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

19th cousin via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

19th cousin via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

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Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Charlie Munger

Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

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Kit Harington

TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Guy Ritchie

British Filmmaker

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Harry F. Byrd

50th Governor of Virginia

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Olivia De Havilland

Movie Actress

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Joan Fontaine

Movie Actress

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

J. K. Simmons

TV and Movie Actor

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

20th cousin via Eudo la Zouche

Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of President George H.W. Bush

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Richard Gere

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Catherine Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Camilla Parker Bowles

Duchess of Cornwall

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Roy Rogers

Cowboy movie actor and singer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Jake Gyllenhaal

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Movie Actress

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Upton Sinclair

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Keri Russell

TV and Movie Actress

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Hugh Grant

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

20th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

21st cousin via Sir William de Cantilupe

Liz Claiborne

Fashion Designer and Founder of Liz Claiborne Inc.

21st cousin via Sir William de Cantilupe