Johnny Carson

Famous Kin of
Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”


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John Howland

Mayflower Passenger

8th great-granduncle via Henry Howland

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Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Richard Bourne

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Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Bassett III

Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

4th cousin 6 times removed via William Washburn

Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

5th cousin 1 time removed via Anthony Smith

Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Howland

Henry Wells

Co-Founder of American Express and Wells Fargo and Co.

5th cousin 4 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Howland

Lucretia (Coffin) Mott

Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate

5th cousin 5 times removed via James Skiffe

General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

6th cousin 1 time removed via Cornelius Eltinge

W. K. Kellogg

Founder of the Kellogg Company

6th cousin 3 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

Potter Palmer

Co-Founder of Marshall Fields

6th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Henry Crapo

14th Governor of Michigan

6th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Julius Sterling Morton

Founder of Arbor Day

6th cousin 3 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

6th cousin 4 times removed via James Skiffe

Rear Admiral William Folger

United States Navy

6th cousin 4 times removed via James Skiffe

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

6th cousin 4 times removed via William Swift

Florence (Kling) Harding

First Lady of President Warren G. Harding

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Bouton

Lewis Henry Lapham

Co-Founder of Texaco

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Averell Harriman

48th Governor of New York

7th cousin 2 times removed via Alice

Bill Nye

TV's The Science Guy

7th cousin 2 times removed via Benjamin Nye

Clarence Darrow

Lawyer, Scopes Monkey Trial

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Ellis

Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

7th cousin 2 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

7th cousin 2 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

7th cousin 2 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

Charles Curtis

31st U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

7th cousin 3 times removed via James Skiffe

Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

7th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Joseph Smith

Founder of the Mormon Church

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Kevin Bacon

Movie Actor

8th cousin via Hope Willets

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Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

William Durant

Co-Founder of General Motors and Founder of Frigidaire

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

8th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

8th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Francis Edward Hinckley

Co-Founder of the University of Chicago

8th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

8th cousin 2 times removed via Daniel Kellogg

Earl Tupper

Inventor and Founder of Tupperware

8th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Tupper

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

8th cousin 2 times removed via Daniel Kellogg

Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

8th cousin 2 times removed via William Swift

Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

8th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Rainsford

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

8th cousin 3 times removed via William Bassett

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John Wayne

Movie Actor

9th cousin via Martyn Kellogg

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

9th cousin via John Bouton

Edwin Hubble

Astronomer

9th cousin via John Bouton

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

9th cousin via Henry Howland

Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

9th cousin via Henry Howland

Meryl Streep

Movie Actress

9th cousin via Henry Howland

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

9th cousin 1 time removed via Martyn Kellogg

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via Martyn Kellogg

Clint Eastwood

TV & Film Actor and Director

9th cousin 1 time removed via Martyn Kellogg

Duane Eddy

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Guitarist

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Ellis

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

9th cousin 1 time removed via James Skiffe

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Taylor Swift

Singer and Songwriter

9th cousin 1 time removed via William Swift

Norman Rockwell

American Artist

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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Bill Gates

Founder of Microsoft

9th cousin 1 time removed via Alice

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

9th cousin 1 time removed via Alice

Louis Auchincloss

Author

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Freeman

Nelson Eddy

Movie Actor and Singer

9th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Freeman

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via Benjamin Nye

Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Ellis

Amy Adams

Movie Actress

9th cousin 2 times removed via Martyn Kellogg

Ken Burns

Documentary Filmmaker

10th cousin via Thomas Tupper

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David Carradine

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin via William Washburn

John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

10th cousin via Henry Howland

Steve Young

Football Hall of Fame Quarterback

10th cousin via Thomas Tupper

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John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

10th cousin via Thomas Tupper

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin via William Swift

John Hinckley, Jr.

Shot President Ronald Reagan

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Dr. Benjamin Spock

American Pediatrician and Author on Child Care

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Rainsford

John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

William H. Macy

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Drew Brees

NFL Quarterback

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Freeman

Alec Baldwin

Television and Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

10th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

10th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Freeman

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

10th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

10th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Howland

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

10th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Howland

Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin via Edward Rainsford

David Angell

TV Producer - 9/11 Victim

11th cousin via Edward Rainsford

General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

12th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

13th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

13th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

Lytton Strachey

Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

13th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

Herman Melville

Author of Moby Dick

13th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

13th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

14th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

15th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

16th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

16th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Kim Kardashian

TV Personality

17th cousin 1 time removed via Robert White of Yatley

Edward Norton

Movie Actor

17th cousin 1 time removed via Robert White of Yatley

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Robert Hungerford

Dick Cheney

46th U.S. Vice-President

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

Kit Harington

TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Walter Hungerford

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

18th cousin via Sir Robert Hungerford

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

18th cousin via Sir Robert Hungerford

John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

18th cousin via Sir Robert Hungerford

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

18th cousin via Sir Robert Hungerford

John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

18th cousin via Sir Robert Hungerford

James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Walter Hungerford