Vachel Lindsay

Famous Kin of
Vachel Lindsay

American Poet


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King Edward I

King of England

20th great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

21st great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

26th great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

31st great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

33rd great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

36th great-grandfather

Charles Carnan Ridgely

15th Governor of Maryland

2nd cousin 4 times removed via John Howard Jr.

Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

3rd cousin via Anthony Lindsay

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Phillips Lee Goldsborough

47th Governor of Maryland

5th cousin 1 time removed via Katherine Greenberry

Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

5th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Robert Drury

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Wallis (Warfield) Simpson

Duchess of Windsor, wife of former King Edward VIII

6th cousin via Col. Edward Dorsey Jr.

Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

6th cousin 1 time removed via William Griffith

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Author of The Great Gatsby

7th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Dorsey

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Cal Ripken, Jr.

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player

7th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Dorsey

Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

7th cousin 12 times removed via Elizabeth de Clare

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King Henry VIII

King of England

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

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Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

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

Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

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

Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John Boteler

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Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

9th cousin 12 times removed via Sir Richard de Clare

Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

10th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Miles Stapleton