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

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

6th cousin via Jonathan Brewster

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

6th cousin via Jonathan Brewster

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