Duane Eddy

Famous Kin of
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

Maj. Gen. Nathanael Greene

American Revolution

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Stephen Austin

Father of Texas

4th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Adams

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

4th cousin 7 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

4th cousin 7 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Judson Harmon

45th Governor of Ohio

5th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Kent

Elisha Story

Boston Tea Party Participant

5th cousin 6 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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

Joseph Story

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

6th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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

William Wetmore Story

American Sculptor

7th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

Cadwallader Washburn

Co-founder of General Mills and 11th Governor of Wisconsin

7th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

Israel Washburn

29th Governor of Maine

7th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

Elihu Washburne

25th U.S. Secretary of State

7th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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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