Johnny Carson

Famous Kin of
Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”


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King Henry III

King of England

24th great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

25th great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

25th great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

25th great-grandfather

Robert de Vere

Magna Carta Surety

25th great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

26th great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

26th great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

27th great-grandfather

King Louis VI

King of France

28th great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

29th great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

34th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

36th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

38th great-grandfather

John Howland

Mayflower Passenger

8th great-granduncle via Henry Howland

Edmund Sears

Boston Tea Party Participant

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Edmund Freeman

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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

Maj. Gen. Nathanael Greene

American Revolution

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Edmund Freeman

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Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Bassett III

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

4th cousin 6 times removed via Edmund Freeman

Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

4th cousin 6 times removed via William Washburn

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

4th cousin 6 times removed via Edmund Freeman

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

Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Howland