Meryl Streep

Famous Kin of
Meryl Streep

Movie Actress


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John Howland

Mayflower Passenger

8th great-granduncle via Henry Howland

Stephen Hopkins

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

1st cousin 7 times removed via Samuel Wilkinson

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

4th cousin 6 times removed via Henry Howland

Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Howland

Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Howland

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

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

7th cousin 1 time removed via John Young

Lewis Henry Lapham

Co-Founder of Texaco

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

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

Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Young

William Durant

Co-Founder of General Motors and Founder of Frigidaire

8th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

David McCullough

Historian, Author and TV Narrator

8th cousin 1 time removed via William Twining Jr.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

8th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Francis Edward Hinckley

Co-Founder of the University of Chicago

8th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

9th cousin via Henry Howland

Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

9th cousin via Henry Howland

Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”

9th cousin via Henry Howland

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

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

Louis Auchincloss

Author

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Britney Spears

Singer, Entertainer

9th cousin 2 times removed via Lawrence Wilkinson

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

9th cousin 2 times removed via Elizabeth Ring

Avril Lavigne

Singer and Songwriter

9th cousin 3 times removed via Elizabeth Ring

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

10th cousin via Henry Howland

John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

10th cousin via Henry Howland

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

Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Alec Baldwin

Television and Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

David Carradine

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

10th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

10th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

10th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

10th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Howland

Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

10th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Howland


Meryl Streep photo by Jack Mitchell (CC BY-SA 2.0)