Duane Eddy

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Duane Eddy

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Guitarist


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Edmund Sears

Boston Tea Party Participant

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Stephen Austin

Father of Texas

4th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Adams

Judson Harmon

45th Governor of Ohio

5th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Kent

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

5th cousin 6 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

5th cousin 6 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company

6th cousin 1 time removed via Launcelot Granger

Clarence Darrow

Lawyer, Scopes Monkey Trial

6th cousin 3 times removed via Obadiah Eddy

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

6th cousin 4 times removed via Samuel Eddy

Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of the Girl Scouts

7th cousin via Launcelot Granger

Helen Keller

Author and Activist

7th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Adams

Charles Curtis

31st U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Adams

Barbara Hutton

Socialite (aka “Poor Little Rich Girl”)

7th cousin 1 time removed via Launcelot Granger

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Launcelot Granger

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Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

7th cousin 3 times removed via Samuel Eddy

William Robbins Barnes

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

7th cousin 4 times removed via John Dunham

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

8th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Adams

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James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

8th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Adams

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Nelson Eddy

Movie Actor and Singer

8th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Eddy

Steve Young

Football Hall of Fame Quarterback

8th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Adams

Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

8th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Dunham

Amy Adams

Movie Actress

8th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Hanchett

Georgia O'Keeffe

American Artist

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Dunham

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

9th cousin via Obadiah Eddy

Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Ellis

Orrin Hatch

U.S. Senator from Utah

9th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Eddy

Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Dunham

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin via John Ellis

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Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

10th cousin via Giles Rickard Jr.

Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

10th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Eddy

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

11th cousin via John Dunham

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

11th cousin via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

11th cousin via John Dunham

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Freeman

Dan Quayle

44th U.S. Vice-President

11th cousin 1 time removed via John Dunham