Richard Warren Sears

Famous Kin of
Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.


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John Alden

Mayflower Passenger

5th great-grandfather

King Edward I

King of England

17th great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

18th great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

King Louis VI

King of France

22nd great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

23rd great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

28th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

30th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

33rd great-grandfather

Capt. John Alden

Accused of Witchcraft, Salem 1692

4th great-granduncle via John Alden

Edmund Sears

Boston Tea Party Participant

1st cousin 4 times removed via Paul Sears

Rufus King

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Richard Banks

John Adams

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

3rd cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

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Deborah Samson

Female Revolutionary War Veteran

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Alice Carpenter

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Banks

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

John Trumbull

American Painter

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 3 times removed via George Jones of Dinder, Somerset

Noah Webster

Published first American Dictionary

4th cousin 3 times removed via Alice Carpenter