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Rev. James Pierpont

Founder of Yale University

Great-grandfather

William Malet

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

Sir George Downing

Namesake of Downing Street in London

3rd great-granduncle via Emanuel Downing

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

1st cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Jonathan Edwards

Frank Nelson Doubleday

Founder of Doubleday & Co.

1st cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Jonathan Edwards

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George Romney

43rd Governor of Michigan

1st cousin 6 times removed via Daniel Burr

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

1st cousin 7 times removed via Daniel Burr

Robert de Vere

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 20 times removed via Aubrey de Vere

William Williams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Rev. Solomon Stoddard

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J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

2nd cousin 2 times removed via Rev. James Pierpont

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

2nd cousin 3 times removed via Rev. James Pierpont

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Rev. James Pierpont

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

2nd cousin 5 times removed via Rev. James Pierpont

John FitzRobert

Magna Carta Surety

2nd cousin 19 times removed via Aubrey de Vere

Benjamin Tallmadge

Leader of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

3rd cousin via Rev. Samuel Hooker

General William Tecumseh Sherman

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Solomon Stoddard

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

3rd cousin 3 times removed via Richard Edwards

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James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

3rd cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Solomon Stoddard

Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Rev. Solomon Stoddard

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Richard Edwards

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Richard Edwards

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Solomon Stoddard

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Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

4th cousin 1 time removed via Emanuel Downing

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Willett

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Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

4th cousin 2 times removed via Jane

Louisa May Alcott

Author of Little Women

4th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Willett

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Stow

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

4th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Willett

William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

4th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

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Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

4th cousin 3 times removed via John Warham

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Stow

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Tuttle

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Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Tuttle

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

4th cousin 5 times removed via Agnes Harris

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

4th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

Bill Nye

TV's The Science Guy

4th cousin 5 times removed via John Stow

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

4th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

4th cousin 6 times removed via Agnes Harris

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Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

4th cousin 6 times removed via Rev. Thomas Hooker

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

4th cousin 6 times removed via Agnes Harris

Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

4th cousin 6 times removed via Agnes Harris

Burt Reynolds

Movie Actor

4th cousin 6 times removed via William Tuttle

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers

4th cousin 7 times removed via Agnes Harris

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

4th cousin 7 times removed via William Tuttle

Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

4th cousin 7 times removed via William Tuttle

Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

4th cousin 8 times removed via John Stow

Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

4th cousin 8 times removed via John Stow

Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

4th cousin 8 times removed via John Stow

Mike Love

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

4th cousin 8 times removed via John Stow

Kevin Love

NBA All-Star Player

4th cousin 9 times removed via John Stow

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

5th cousin via Emanuel Downing

Henry Wells

Co-Founder of American Express and Wells Fargo and Co.

5th cousin 1 time removed via Simon Tuttle

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Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 2 times removed via John Bigg

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J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

5th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

5th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Frederick Upton

Co-Founder of Whirlpool Corporation

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Bigg

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Lillian Gish

Stage, TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Bigg

Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Stow

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Bigg

Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

5th cousin 5 times removed via Simon Tuttle

General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

5th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

5th cousin 6 times removed via Simon Tuttle

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

5th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Bette Davis

Movie Actress

5th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

5th cousin 7 times removed via Simon Tuttle

John Hinckley, Jr.

Shot President Ronald Reagan

5th cousin 7 times removed via Simon Tuttle

Paget Brewster

TV Actress

5th cousin 7 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

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Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 8 times removed via Thomas Hooker of Marefield, Tilton, Leicestershire

Clara Barton

Founder of the American Red Cross

6th cousin 1 time removed via George Downing

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

6th cousin 3 times removed via George Downing

John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

6th cousin 7 times removed via James Martin

Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Collamore

Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

7th cousin 6 times removed via John Collamore

Lewis Henry Morgan

Pioneering Anthropologist

10th cousin 2 times removed via John Fortescue

Gilbert Clifford Noble

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

10th cousin 4 times removed via John Fortescue

Agatha Christie

Murder Mystery Author

10th cousin 5 times removed via John Fortescue

Bess (Wallace) Truman

First Lady of President Harry S Truman

10th cousin 6 times removed via John Fortescue

Mike Huckabee

44th Governor of Arkansas

10th cousin 7 times removed via John Fortescue

King Henry VIII

King of England

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Poyntz

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William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

11th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Poyntz

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

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Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

11th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Kit Harington

TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

11th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

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Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

12th cousin via Robert Poyntz

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Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

12th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Poyntz

Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

12th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

12th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

12th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

12th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

12th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

12th cousin 6 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Charlie Munger

Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway

12th cousin 6 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

12th cousin 7 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

12th cousin 7 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Amy Adams

Movie Actress

12th cousin 8 times removed via Robert Poyntz

Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

13th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

13th cousin 6 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Truman Capote

Author of In Cold Blood

14th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Nicholas Poyntz

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Elihu Yale

Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

14th cousin 5 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey de Beauchamp

Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot

15th cousin 4 times removed via Roger de Clare

Robert H. Goddard

Inventor of First Liquid-propelled Rocket

15th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Humphrey de Beauchamp

Major John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

George Washington

1st U.S. President

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

George Clinton

4th U.S. Vice President

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Richard Henry Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Francis Lightfoot Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

17th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

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General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Henry Lee III

9th Governor of Virginia

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

James Madison

4th U.S. President

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

DeWitt Clinton

6th Governor of New York

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Jonathan Swift

Author of Gulliver's Travels

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Thomas Sim Lee

2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Carter Braxton

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Thomas Jefferson

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

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Philip Livingston

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin 1 time removed via Roger de Clare

Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Edward Lloyd V

13th Governor of Maryland

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Charles Goldsborough

16th Governor of Maryland

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Helen Keller

Author and Activist

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Button Gwinnett

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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William C. C. Claiborne

1st Governor of Louisiana

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

John Marshall

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

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

John Brown

American Abolitionist

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Lytton Strachey

Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Herman Melville

Author of Moby Dick

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Ichabod Goodwin

27th Governor of New Hampshire

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Henry Lloyd

40th Governor of Maryland

18th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

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Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

19th cousin via Roger de Clare

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

19th cousin via Maud de St. Hilary

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Jay Gould

American Railroad “Robber Baron”

19th cousin via Maud de St. Hilary

General Hugh Mercer

American Revolutionary War Hero

19th cousin 1 time removed via Roger de Clare

Eliphalet Remington

Founder of Remington Arms Company

19th cousin 1 time removed via Maud de St. Hilary

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C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

19th cousin 1 time removed via Maud de St. Hilary

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

19th cousin 1 time removed via Maud de St. Hilary

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James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

19th cousin 1 time removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Charles Carnan Ridgely

15th Governor of Maryland

19th cousin 1 time removed via Roger de Clare

Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

19th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Norman Rockwell

American Artist

19th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

19th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Olivia De Havilland

Movie Actress

19th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary

Joan Fontaine

Movie Actress

19th cousin 2 times removed via Maud de St. Hilary