John Cogswell

Famous Kin of
John Cogswell

Colonial Immigrant Ancestor


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John Adams

2nd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd great-grandson

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

3rd great-granddaughter

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th great-grandson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

4th great-grandson

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Author of The Scarlet Letter

4th great-grandson

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

4th great-grandson

Levi Lincoln

13th Governor of Massachusetts

4th great-grandson

Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

5th great-granddaughter

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

5th great-grandson

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

7th great-grandson

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

7th great-grandson

Burgess Meredith

TV and Movie Actor

7th great-grandson

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

7th great-grandson

Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

7th great-grandson

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

8th great-grandson

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

8th great-grandson

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

8th great-granddaughter

Lou (Henry) Hoover

First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

8th great-granddaughter

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

8th great-grandson

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

9th great-grandson

Lee Remick

Movie Actress

9th great-granddaughter

John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

9th great-grandson

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

9th great-grandson

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

10th great-granddaughter

James Brolin

TV and Movie Actor

10th great-grandson

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

11th great-grandson

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

11th great-grandson

Josh Brolin

TV and Movie Actor

11th great-grandson

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

11th great-grandson