Jane Fonda

Famous Kin of
Jane Fonda

Movie Actress


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Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

Father

Francis Cooke

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Edward Winslow

Mayflower Passenger

8th great-granduncle via Edward Winslow

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Elias Howe

Inventor, Lockstitch Sewing Machine

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Bemis

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Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Hagar

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William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 5 times removed via Experience Mitchell

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 6 times removed via Edward Winslow

William Williams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 7 times removed via Robert Stanley

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Pope

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Clara Barton

Founder of the American Red Cross

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Bigelow

Henry David Thoreau

American Author and Poet

5th cousin 4 times removed via Experience Mitchell

Edwin Bryant

California Expedition Journalist

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Washburn Jr.

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Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Winslow

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

5th cousin 7 times removed via Henry Sherman

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

6th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Winslow

Cole Porter

American Composer and Songwriter

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Norton Jr.

Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

6th cousin 2 times removed via Kenelm Winslow Jr.

John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

6th cousin 2 times removed via Kenelm Winslow Jr.

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James Garfield

20th U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via Matthew Bridge

Thomas Edison

Inventor

6th cousin 3 times removed via Joseph Baldwin

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via Experience Mitchell

Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via Peter Worden Jr.

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Frank Nelson Doubleday

Founder of Doubleday & Co.

6th cousin 3 times removed via John Bigelow

General Joseph Hooker

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin 3 times removed via Isaac Moore

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Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

6th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Sir Robert Laird Borden

8th Prime Minister of Canada

6th cousin 4 times removed via Edmund Sherman

General William Tecumseh Sherman

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin 4 times removed via Edmund Sherman

Marshall Field

Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

6th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

6th cousin 4 times removed via Edmund Sherman

Samuel Colt

Inventor of the Colt Revolver

6th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Stanley

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

7th cousin 1 time removed via Kenelm Winslow Jr.

Christian Herter

59th Governor of Massachusetts

7th cousin 1 time removed via John Norton Jr.

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Pope

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Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Bigelow

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Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

7th cousin 2 times removed via Experience Mitchell

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James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Kenelm Winslow

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

7th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Winslow

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Lewis Henry Lapham

Co-Founder of Texaco

7th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Horatio Alger

Author

7th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

7th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

7th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Sherman

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

7th cousin 4 times removed via Francis Cooke

Grandma Moses

American Folk Artist

7th cousin 4 times removed via Francis Cooke

Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

7th cousin 4 times removed via Francis Cooke

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John Brown

American Abolitionist

7th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Stanley

Melvil Dewey

Inventor of the Dewey Decimal System

7th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Stanley

Ulysses S. Grant

18th U.S. President

7th cousin 5 times removed via Jacques? Mahieu

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

8th cousin via Samuel Kingsley Jr.

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

8th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Kingsley Jr.

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Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Bigelow

General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

8th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Pope

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Vincent Price

Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Bigelow

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

8th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Flagg

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Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Washburn Jr.

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Bill Nye

TV's The Science Guy

8th cousin 1 time removed via Peter Worden Jr.

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

8th cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Kingsley Jr.

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Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Washburn Jr.

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John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via Matthew Bridge

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Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

8th cousin 1 time removed via Jacob Mitchell

Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

8th cousin 1 time removed via Hannah Brackett

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Burl Ives

Singer and Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Washburn Jr.

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

8th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Winslow

Albert G. Spalding

Co-Founder of Spalding Sporting Goods Co.

8th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Brackett

Alexandra Breckenridge

TV and Movie Actress

8th cousin 2 times removed via Benjamin Baldwin

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James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

8th cousin 2 times removed via Kenelm Winslow Jr.

Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

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

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

8th cousin 3 times removed via Francis Cooke

Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

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

Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Stanley

Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Stanley

Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

8th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Stanley

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Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

8th cousin 3 times removed via Peter Brackett

Henry Lee Higginson

Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

8th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Stanley

George Eastman

Founder of Eastman Kodak Company

8th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Stanley

Clarence Darrow

Lawyer, Scopes Monkey Trial

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

James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

8th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Sherman

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Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

8th cousin 3 times removed via Peter Brackett

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Edgar Rice Burroughs

Author of Tarzan and John Carter

8th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Frost

Henry Crapo

14th Governor of Michigan

8th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Sherman

Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church

8th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Frost

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

9th cousin via Isaac Moore

Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

9th cousin via Isaac Moore

Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin via Hannah Brackett

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

9th cousin via Experience Mitchell

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Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

9th cousin via Thomas Flagg

Lillian Gish

Stage, TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin via Joseph Baldwin

Robert H. Goddard

Inventor of First Liquid-propelled Rocket

9th cousin via John Livermore

Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

9th cousin via Kenelm Winslow

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Pope

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Stanley

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Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

9th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Winslow

Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

9th cousin 1 time removed via Nicholas Danforth

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Bigelow

Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of the Girl Scouts

9th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Winslow

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Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

9th cousin 1 time removed via Kenelm Winslow

Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

9th cousin 1 time removed via Nicholas Danforth

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

9th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Sherman

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Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Bill Gates

Founder of Microsoft

9th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Mitchell

Grace Slick

Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

9th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Flagg

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Bigelow

Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

9th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Winslow

Wil Wheaton

TV and Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Washburn Jr.

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Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Sherman

Taylor Swift

Singer and Songwriter

9th cousin 2 times removed via Peter Worden Jr.

Averell Harriman

48th Governor of New York

9th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Stanley

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Livermore

Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

Nelson Eddy

Movie Actor and Singer

9th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Washburn Jr.

Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

9th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Stanley

Laura Ingalls-Wilder

Author of Little House on the Prairie

9th cousin 3 times removed via Jacques? Mahieu

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

9th cousin 3 times removed via John Bigelow

Julius Sterling Morton

Founder of Arbor Day

9th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Frost

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Gilbert Clifford Noble

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

9th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Frost

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

10th cousin via Richard Baldwin

Nathaniel Philbrick

Author of In the Heart of the Sea

10th cousin via John Warren

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

10th cousin via Edward Winslow

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin via Edmund Sherman

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

10th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Mitchell

Dick Van Dyke

TV Actor - “The Dick Van Dyke Show”

10th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

10th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

Jake Gyllenhaal

Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Warren

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Warren

Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

10th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Stanley

Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Stanley

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Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Sherman

Orrin Hatch

U.S. Senator from Utah

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

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Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

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Ben Affleck

Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via John Stanley

William Durant

Co-Founder of General Motors and Founder of Frigidaire

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Sherman

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers

10th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Sherman

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

10th cousin 2 times removed via Jacques? Mahieu

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Mitchell

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

10th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Frost

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Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Frost

John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

10th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Winslow

George Washington

1st U.S. President

10th cousin 6 times removed via Richard Sherburne

Richard Henry Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Francis Lightfoot Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Duane Eddy

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Guitarist

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

John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

11th cousin via Edmund Sherman

Shirley Temple

Movie Actress

11th cousin via Robert Stanley

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Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

11th cousin via Francis Cooke

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Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

11th cousin via Francis Cooke

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Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

11th cousin via Francis Cooke

Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

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

Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

11th cousin via Francis Cooke

David Hyde Pierce

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

11th cousin via Robert Stanley

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

11th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sherman

Timothy Leatherman

Founder of Leatherman Tools

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

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Matt Damon

Movie Actor

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

11th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Stanley

Amy Grant

Christian/Pop Singer and Songwriter

11th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Stanley

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

11th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

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Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

11th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. William Eddy of Bristol, England

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Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Drew Brees

NFL Quarterback

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Baldwin

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Henry Lee III

9th Governor of Virginia

11th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Sherburne

Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

11th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Sherburne

James Madison

4th U.S. President

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Thomas Sim Lee

2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

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Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

12th cousin via Henry Sherman

Janis Joplin

Singer and Songwriter

12th cousin via Henry Sherman

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James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

12th cousin via Jacques? Mahieu

Gene Roddenberry

Creator of Star Trek

12th cousin via Henry Sherman

Ken Burns

Documentary Filmmaker

12th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sherman

Kim Kardashian

TV Personality

12th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

Liv Tyler

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

Steve Young

Football Hall of Fame Quarterback

12th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Frost

General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

12th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Edward Lloyd V

13th Governor of Maryland

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 7 times removed via Alice Plumpton

Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia

13th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Capt. William Lewis Herndon

Captain of the ill fated S.S. Central America

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Henry Lloyd

40th Governor of Maryland

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

14th cousin 5 times removed via Alice Plumpton

General George C. Marshall

Author of “The Marshall Plan”

15th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Sherburne

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Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

Wife of President Chester A. Arthur

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Jay Gould

American Railroad “Robber Baron”

15th cousin 4 times removed via Alice Plumpton

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

First woman executed for murder in U.S. by non-British government

15th cousin 5 times removed via Sir John de Harington

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

15th cousin 5 times removed via Sir John de Harington

General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

16th cousin via Richard Sherburne

Adlai Stevenson II

31st Governor of Illinois

16th cousin via Richard Sherburne

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

16th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Sherburne

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

16th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Sherburne

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

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Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Edward Norton

Movie Actor

16th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Sherburne

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

16th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John de Harington

Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John de Harington

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John de Harington

Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

18th cousin 1 time removed via Alice Plumpton

Barack Obama

44th U.S. President

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Brad Pitt

Movie Actor

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John de Harington

Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John de Harington

William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John de Harington

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John de Harington

Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Harington

Louis Auchincloss

Author

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Harington

John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Harington

Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

20th cousin via Sir John de Harington

Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Harington

George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Harington

J. K. Simmons

TV and Movie Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John de Harington


Jane Fonda photo by Alan Light (CC BY 2.0)