Howard Dean

Famous Kin of
Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont


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James Chilton

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-grandfather

William Brewster

Mayflower Passenger

11th great-grandfather

Stephen Hopkins

Mayflower Passenger

11th great-grandfather

Edward I, King of England

20th great-grandfather

Henry III, King of England

21st great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

William Malet

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

24th great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

24th great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

24th great-grandfather

Louis VI, King of France

25th great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

26th great-grandfather

Robert I, King of France

31st great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

33rd great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

36th great-grandfather

Edward Winslow

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-granduncle via Edward Winslow

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Edmund Sears

Boston Tea Party Participant

1st cousin 9 times removed via Paul Sears

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Mary Stuart

Queen of Scots

1st cousin 13 times removed via James IV, King of Scotland

Albert Henry Woolson

Last Surviving Union Veteran of the U.S. Civil War

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Ephraim Woolson

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Josiah Bartlett

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 8 times removed via John Emery Jr.

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 8 times removed via Thomas Paine Jr.

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Ethan Allen

Revolutionary War Hero

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Ann

Samuel Huntington

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Matthew Marvin

Henry VIII, King of England

3rd cousin 14 times removed via Sir John Beaufort

Alvin Woolson

Founder of Woolson Spice Co. (Lion Coffee)

4th cousin 4 times removed via Joseph Woolson

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Constance Fenimore Woolson

Victorian Novelist and Poet

4th cousin 4 times removed via Joseph Woolson

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Nathan Hale

America's First Spy

4th cousin 5 times removed via Ann

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Franklin Pierce

14th U.S. President

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Emery Jr.

Aaron Burr

Killed Alexander Hamilton

4th cousin 6 times removed via Agnes Harris


Howard Dean photo by John Hoke (CC BY-SA 2.0)