William Howard Taft

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President


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George Jacobs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

6th great-grandfather

King Edward I

King of England

19th great-grandfather

John FitzRobert

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

20th great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Robert FitzWalter

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Sir Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

24th great-grandfather

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Benedict Arnold

Traitor of the American Revolution

2nd cousin 5 times removed via John Turner

Admiral Robert Blake

Father of the Royal Navy

2nd cousin 8 times removed via Humphrey Blake

Samuel Huntington

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 3 times removed via John Thurston

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

3rd cousin 11 times removed via Sir William FitzHugh

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Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

3rd cousin 12 times removed via Sir Roger Wentworth

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King Henry VIII

King of England

3rd cousin 13 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

Buffalo Bill

Buffalo Hunter, Pony Express Rider and Showman

4th cousin 1 time removed via James Emerson

Henry David Thoreau

American Author and Poet

4th cousin 1 time removed via John Hayward

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

4th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Joseph Emerson

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William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Hayward

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Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

4th cousin 2 times removed via Joseph Taft

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John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

4th cousin 2 times removed via Joseph Taft

John Greenleaf Whittier

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 2 times removed via William Trask Jr.

Thomas Davenport

Inventor of 1st U.S. DC Electric Motor

4th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Davenport

Aaron Burr

Killed Alexander Hamilton

4th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

Noah Webster

Published first American Dictionary

4th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Chapin

Benjamin Tallmadge

Leader of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

4th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

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William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

4th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 4 times removed via Anthony Eames

John Adams

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

4th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Squire

Samuel Adams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Squire

Oliver Wolcott

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 5 times removed via John Blake

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Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. Richard Ravens

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund Sherman

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James Garfield

20th U.S. President

5th cousin 1 time removed via John Rockwood

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Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 1 time removed via John Davenport

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James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 1 time removed via William Torrey

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Edwin Bryant

California Expedition Journalist

5th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Hayward

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Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

5th cousin 2 times removed via John Read

Clara Barton

Founder of the American Red Cross

5th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Barton

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Author of The Scarlet Letter

5th cousin 2 times removed via George Giddings

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Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Daniel

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Ezra Cornell

Co-Founder of Cornell University,
Founder of Western Union

5th cousin 2 times removed via Michael Pierce

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David Hyde Pierce

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

5th cousin 2 times removed via Seth Chapin

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Jackson

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Ty Cobb

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player

5th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Hayward

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Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of President George H.W. Bush

5th cousin 3 times removed via Peter Holbrook

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Vincent Price

Movie Actor

5th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Taft

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

5th cousin 4 times removed via Peter Holbrook

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Squire

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

5th cousin 4 times removed via Peter Holbrook

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Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

5th cousin 12 times removed via John de Welles

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Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

5th cousin 12 times removed via John de Mowbray

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Melvil Dewey

Inventor of the Dewey Decimal System

6th cousin via Robert Wheaton

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Millard Fillmore

13th U.S. President

6th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Emerson

Julia (Gardiner) Tyler

First Lady of President John Tyler

6th cousin 1 time removed via William King

W. K. Kellogg

Founder of the Kellogg Company

6th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

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Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

6th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

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J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

6th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

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Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

6th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Bowen

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Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

6th cousin 1 time removed via William Trask

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Emily Dickinson

American Poet

6th cousin 1 time removed via John Fuller

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Horatio Alger

Author

6th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Hayward

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

6th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. Joseph Emerson

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Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

6th cousin 1 time removed via Experience Mitchell

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John Brown

American Abolitionist

6th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

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Alonzo B. Cornell

25th Governor of New York

6th cousin 1 time removed via Michael Pierce

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

6th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

6th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Jackson

Johnny Appleseed

aka John Chapman

6th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Morse

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

6th cousin 2 times removed via William Cheney

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Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

6th cousin 2 times removed via Uzall Wardwell

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Frank Nelson Doubleday

Founder of Doubleday & Co.

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Livermore

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Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

6th cousin 2 times removed via Experience Mitchell

Mary Lyon

Founder of Mount Holyoke College

6th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Morse

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Thurston

Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company

6th cousin 2 times removed via William Cheney

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

6th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Joseph Emerson

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Gene Roddenberry

Creator of Star Trek

6th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Wheaton

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Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Waters

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Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

6th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Davenport

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Dick Cheney

46th U.S. Vice-President

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Cheney

Sir Robert Laird Borden

8th Prime Minister of Canada

6th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Sherman

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Torrey

General William Tecumseh Sherman

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Sherman

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Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 3 times removed via John Waters

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

6th cousin 3 times removed via Experience Mitchell

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Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

6th cousin 3 times removed via Experience Mitchell

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Matt Damon

Movie Actor

6th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Joseph Emerson

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Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

6th cousin 3 times removed via Experience Mitchell

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Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Cheney

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John Ritter

TV and Movie Actor

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Hayward

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Burl Ives

Singer and Actor

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Cheney

Amy Grant

Christian/Pop Singer and Songwriter

6th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Hayward

Barbara Hutton

Socialite (aka “Poor Little Rich Girl”)

6th cousin 4 times removed via William Cheney

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Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Thurston

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Viggo Mortensen

Movie Actor

6th cousin 4 times removed via William Cheney

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

6th cousin 5 times removed via William Cheney

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Wil Wheaton

TV and Movie Actor

6th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Hayward

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Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

6th cousin 5 times removed via William Hayward

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James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

6th cousin 5 times removed via William Cheney

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Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

6th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Hayward

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Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

6th cousin 8 times removed via Thomas Clifford

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Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

7th cousin via William King

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

7th cousin via Samuel Chapin

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

7th cousin via Rev. Thomas Hooker

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Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

7th cousin via Samuel Chapin

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Lewis Henry Lapham

Co-Founder of Texaco

7th cousin via Thomas Mitchell

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Frederick Upton

Co-Founder of Whirlpool Corporation

7th cousin via Robert Daniel

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Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

7th cousin via Thomas Mitchell

George Eastman

Founder of Eastman Kodak Company

7th cousin via Robert Daniel

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Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

7th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

7th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Waters

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Grace (Goodhue) Coolidge

First Lady of President Calvin Coolidge

7th cousin 1 time removed via George Jacobs

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Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

7th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

Wild Bill Hickok

Gunfighter and Lawman

7th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Morse

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Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

7th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Emerson

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Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

7th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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Robert H. Goddard

Inventor of First Liquid-propelled Rocket

7th cousin 1 time removed via John Coolidge Jr.

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Nelson Eddy

Movie Actor and Singer

7th cousin 1 time removed via Michael Pierce

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Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

7th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Emerson

Gilbert Clifford Noble

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

7th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Chapin

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Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

7th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Emerson

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Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph Hemingway

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Holbrook

Ulysses S. Grant

18th U.S. President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Scudder

Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

7th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. John Wilson

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

7th cousin 2 times removed via Bridget

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Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

7th cousin 2 times removed via Nicholas Wood

Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

7th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. John Wilson

William Holden

Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Hill

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

7th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Riggs

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Samuel Colt

Inventor of the Colt Revolver

7th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Foote

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Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Bill Gates

Founder of Microsoft

7th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

7th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

Lillian Gish

Stage, TV and Movie Actress

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

Grace Slick

Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

7th cousin 2 times removed via George Giddings

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

7th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Emerson

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C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Scudder

Walt Whitman

American Poet

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Scudder

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Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

Joseph Glidden

Inventor of Barbed Wire

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Squire

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John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

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Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

Spencer Tracy

Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Bond

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Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

7th cousin 2 times removed via William King

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Burt Reynolds

Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

7th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

7th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Riggs

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Hugh Hefner

Founder of Playboy Magazine

7th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

7th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

7th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Daniel

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Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

7th cousin 3 times removed via Griffin Crafts

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Holbrook

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Andrew Shue

TV Actor

7th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Holbrook

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Dan Quayle

44th U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Chapin

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Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

7th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Clint Eastwood

TV & Film Actor and Director

7th cousin 4 times removed via Samuel Chapin

Marie Osmond

Singer, Actress and Doll Designer

7th cousin 4 times removed via William King

Donny Osmond

Singer, Actor and Dancer

7th cousin 4 times removed via William King

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Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

7th cousin 5 times removed via William Bond

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Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

7th cousin 5 times removed via Bridget

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Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

7th cousin 5 times removed via Bridget

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Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

7th cousin 5 times removed via Bridget

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Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Mike Love

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

7th cousin 5 times removed via Bridget

Rand Paul

U.S. Senator from Kentucky

7th cousin 6 times removed via William King

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Kevin Love

NBA All-Star Player

7th cousin 6 times removed via Bridget

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Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

7th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Roger Wentworth

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J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

8th cousin via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

8th cousin via John Livermore

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William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

8th cousin via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

8th cousin via Rev. Edward Holyoke

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Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

8th cousin via Thomas Lawrence

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Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

8th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

8th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Foote

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Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

8th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. Edward Holyoke

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Lou (Henry) Hoover

First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

8th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Morse

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King Leka I

King of the Albanians

8th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Morse

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Eliphalet Remington

Founder of Remington Arms Company

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Blake

Henry Lee Higginson

Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

8th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. William Wilson

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Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Scudder

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Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

8th cousin 1 time removed via Anthony Eames

Francis Harrington Glidden

Co-Founder of Glidden Company

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Squire

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Squire

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Thomas J. Watson, Jr.

President and CEO of I.B.M.

8th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. Edward Holyoke

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George Romney

43rd Governor of Michigan

8th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

8th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

8th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Newgate

Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Newgate

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

8th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Morse

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Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

8th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. William Wilson

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

8th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

8th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Bette Davis

Movie Actress

8th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Henry Crapo

14th Governor of Michigan

8th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Sherman

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Charlie Munger

Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway

8th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Newgate

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John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

8th cousin 3 times removed via Anthony Eames

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Mark Wahlberg

Movie Actor

8th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. Edward Holyoke

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Donnie Wahlberg

Singer and Movie Actor

8th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. Edward Holyoke

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Amy Adams

Movie Actress

8th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Greene of Gillingham, Dorsetshire

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Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

8th cousin 9 times removed via John de Welles

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Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of the Girl Scouts

9th cousin via John Blake

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Buckminster Fuller

Author, Architect, and Inventor

9th cousin via John Blake

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John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Squire

Shirley Temple

Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Scudder

Jack Buck

Sportscaster

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Blake

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Louis Auchincloss

Author

9th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Scudder

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James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Sherman

Henry A. Wallace

33rd U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Scudder

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Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Sherman

Joe Buck

Sportscaster

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Blake

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Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

9th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Clifford

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Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

9th cousin 3 times removed via John Blake

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers

9th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Sherman

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Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

9th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Scudder

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Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Squire

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Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

9th cousin 3 times removed via John Blake

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Squire

John Hinckley, Jr.

Shot President Ronald Reagan

9th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Foote

Zac Efron

Movie Actor

9th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Squire

Ethan Hawke

Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

9th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Scudder

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George Washington

1st U.S. President

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

Ben Affleck

Movie Actor

9th cousin 5 times removed via John Blake

Sarah Jessica Parker

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Foote

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Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Roger Wentworth

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Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot

9th cousin 9 times removed via Sir William de Roos

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Author of Tarzan and John Carter

10th cousin via Edmund Sherman

William Durant

Co-Founder of General Motors and Founder of Frigidaire

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sherman

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

10th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Ralph Eure

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

10th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Ralph Eure

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Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

Catherine Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Ralph Eure

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George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

10th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Clifford

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

10th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Eure

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George Clinton

4th U.S. Vice President

10th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Major John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

10th cousin 7 times removed via John of Gaunt

Elihu Yale

Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

10th cousin 9 times removed via John V le Strange

Janis Joplin

Singer and Songwriter

11th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sherman

Ken Burns

Documentary Filmmaker

11th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Sherman

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William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Thomas Jefferson

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

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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James Madison

4th U.S. President

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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DeWitt Clinton

6th Governor of New York

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Camilla Parker Bowles

Duchess of Cornwall

12th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Clifford

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Ichabod Goodwin

27th Governor of New Hampshire

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Richard Henry Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 2 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Francis Lightfoot Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 2 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Guy Ritchie

British Filmmaker

12th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Clifford

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Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John de Greystoke

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Hugh Grant

Movie Actor

12th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Clifford

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Kit Harington

TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

12th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Clifford

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William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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John Marshall

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

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Jonathan Swift

Author of Gulliver's Travels

12th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Cara Delevingne

Fashion Model and Movie Actress

12th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Clifford

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Henry Lee III

9th Governor of Virginia

13th cousin 1 time removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

13th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William FitzHugh

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Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia

13th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Clifford

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Thomas Sim Lee

2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

13th cousin 1 time removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

13th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Lytton Strachey

Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

13th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

Charles Carnan Ridgely

15th Governor of Maryland

13th cousin 3 times removed via Michael de la Pole

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Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

13th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

13th cousin 4 times removed via John de Mowbray

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William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 6 times removed via John V le Strange

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General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

14th cousin via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

14th cousin via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

14th cousin via Sir Robert Constable

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Olivia De Havilland

Movie Actress

14th cousin via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Joan Fontaine

Movie Actress

14th cousin via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Melvyn Douglas

Movie Actor

14th cousin via Sir Robert Constable

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Edward Lloyd V

13th Governor of Maryland

14th cousin via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Hastings

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Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Roy Rogers

Cowboy movie actor and singer

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Hastings

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Judy Garland

Singer and Movie Actress

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William FitzHugh

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Author, “Sherlock Holmes”

14th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Greystoke

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Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Helen Keller

Author and Activist

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Lee Harvey Oswald

Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William FitzHugh

Liza Minnelli

Singer and Actress

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William FitzHugh

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

14th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Constable

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Henry Lloyd

40th Governor of Maryland

14th cousin 2 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

14th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

Tom Hanks

Movie Actor

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William FitzHugh

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Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

14th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Edward Norton

Movie Actor

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Hastings

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Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Meghan Markle

Duchess of Sussex, TV Actress

14th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Hastings

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Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

14th cousin 4 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Anne Baxter

Movie Actress

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William FitzHugh

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Paris Hilton

Socialite and TV Personality

14th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Clifford

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Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

14th cousin 4 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

14th cousin 5 times removed via Eleanor Fitzhugh

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Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

14th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Carter Braxton

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

14th cousin 6 times removed via Edward I, King of England

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Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

15th cousin via Sir Roger Wentworth

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Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

Jake Gyllenhaal

Movie Actor

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Roger Wentworth

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Movie Actress

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Roger Wentworth

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Harry F. Byrd

50th Governor of Virginia

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

15th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

15th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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Jay Gould

American Railroad “Robber Baron”

15th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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Charles Goldsborough

16th Governor of Maryland

15th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

15th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Willoughby

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Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

15th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Willoughby

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Anthony West

Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

16th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

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Randolph Scott

Movie Actor

16th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

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Upton Sinclair

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

16th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

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Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

16th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

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Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

16th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

16th cousin 1 time removed via Michael de la Pole

Vachel Lindsay

American Poet

16th cousin 1 time removed via Michael de la Pole

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Johnny Mercer

Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

16th cousin 1 time removed via John de Mowbray

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Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Alan Turing

WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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William H. Macy

TV and Movie Actor

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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J. K. Simmons

TV and Movie Actor

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Keri Russell

TV and Movie Actress

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Button Gwinnett

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Edmund Mortimer

Lyman Hall

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

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Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

17th cousin via Edmund FitzAlan

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Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

17th cousin via John of Gaunt

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General James Longstreet

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

17th cousin via John de Welles

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Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Maurice de Berkeley

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Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

17th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

17th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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John McCain

U.S. Senator from Arizona

17th cousin 1 time removed via John de Welles

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Tilda Swinton

Movie Actress

17th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

Capt. William Lewis Herndon

Captain of the ill fated S.S. Central America

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William de Ros

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Adlai Stevenson II

31st Governor of Illinois

17th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Valerie Bertinelli

Television Actress

17th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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General George C. Marshall

Author of “The Marshall Plan”

17th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Wernher von Braun

Rocket Scientist

17th cousin 2 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

17th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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William C. C. Claiborne

1st Governor of Louisiana

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Sally Ride

1st American Woman in Space

17th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Herman Melville

Author of Moby Dick

17th cousin 3 times removed via Edward I, King of England

Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

Wife of President Chester A. Arthur

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Ros

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Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

18th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Plantagenet

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Christian Herter

59th Governor of Massachusetts

18th cousin 2 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

Marshall Field

Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

18th cousin 2 times removed via Robert de Ros

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Helen (Herron) Taft

First Lady of President William H. Taft

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Truman Capote

Author of In Cold Blood

19th cousin 1 time removed via Eudo la Zouche

Georgia O'Keeffe

American Artist

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Ros

Bill Nye

TV's The Science Guy

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William de Ros

Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Liz Claiborne

Fashion Designer and Founder of Liz Claiborne Inc.

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Cantilupe

Admiral George Dewey

Admiral of the Navy

21st cousin via Sir Roger de Quincy