John Batterson Stetson

Famous Kin of
John Batterson Stetson

Inventor of the Cowboy Hat


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William Brewster

Mayflower Passenger

6th great-grandfather

Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Hayden

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

4th cousin 3 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

4th cousin 3 times removed via Isaac Stetson

Edmund Sears

Boston Tea Party Participant

4th cousin 3 times removed via William Brewster

Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

5th cousin 2 times removed via William Brewster

Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

5th cousin 3 times removed via Benjamin Brewster

Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

5th cousin 3 times removed via Benjamin Brewster

Ashley Judd

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 4 times removed via Benjamin Brewster

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Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 4 times removed via Benjamin Brewster

Amy Adams

Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. Joseph Crandall

General George B. McClellan

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin via Jonathan Brewster

Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

6th cousin via Cornet Robert Stetson

Melvyn Douglas

Movie Actor

6th cousin 1 time removed via Jonathan Brewster

Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Crandall

Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

6th cousin 2 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

6th cousin 2 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

6th cousin 3 times removed via Cornet Robert Stetson

Steve Young

Football Hall of Fame Quarterback

6th cousin 3 times removed via John Hayden

Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 3 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

6th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Burdick

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

6th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Burdick

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

6th cousin 4 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

6th cousin 4 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

6th cousin 4 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

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Billy Gilman

Country Music and Pop Singer

6th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Burdick

Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 4 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

6th cousin 4 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

6th cousin 5 times removed via William Addis

Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

6th cousin 5 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

6th cousin 5 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

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Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 5 times removed via William Addis

Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

6th cousin 5 times removed via Jonathan Brewster

Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

6th cousin 5 times removed via Cornet Robert Stetson

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

7th cousin via William Brewster

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

7th cousin 1 time removed via William Brewster

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Brewster

Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

7th cousin 2 times removed via Quinton Pray

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

7th cousin 2 times removed via William Brewster

John Ritter

TV and Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Quinton Pray

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Brewster

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Brewster

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Brewster

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

7th cousin 4 times removed via William Brewster

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

7th cousin 4 times removed via William Brewster

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

7th cousin 5 times removed via William Brewster

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

7th cousin 5 times removed via William Brewster

Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

7th cousin 6 times removed via William Brewster

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

7th cousin 6 times removed via William Brewster

Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

7th cousin 6 times removed via William Brewster

Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

7th cousin 6 times removed via William Brewster