Roger Sherman

Famous Kin of
Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence


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King Edward I

King of England

13th great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

14th great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

15th great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

15th great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

16th great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

16th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

16th great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

King Louis VI

King of France

18th great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

19th great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

24th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

26th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

29th great-grandfather

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

1st cousin 2 times removed via Benjamin Wellington

Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

1st cousin 3 times removed via Benjamin Wellington

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

1st cousin 8 times removed via Benjamin Wellington

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

1st cousin 9 times removed via Benjamin Wellington

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

1st cousin 9 times removed via Benjamin Wellington

Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

1st cousin 9 times removed via Benjamin Wellington

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William de Lanvallay

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 17 times removed via Maud de Mandeville

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William d'Aubeney

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 19 times removed via Maud de St. Liz

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Robert Fitz Walter

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 19 times removed via Maud de St. Liz

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William de Huntingfield

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 19 times removed via Saher I de Quincy

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Robert de Vere

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 19 times removed via Aubrey de Vere