John Kerry

Famous Kin of
John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State


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Gov. John Winthrop

Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony

8th great-grandfather

Edward I, King of England

19th great-grandfather

Henry III, King of England

20th great-grandfather

Robert Fitz Walter

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

William d'Aubeney

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

William de Mowbray

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

John Fitz Robert

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

William de Huntingfield

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

24th great-grandfather

Louis VI, King of France

24th great-grandfather

Robert de Vere

Magna Carta Surety

25th great-grandfather

Robert I, King of France

29th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

31st great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

34th great-grandfather

William Stoughton

Chief Judge and Prosecutor, Salem Witch Trials 1692

7th great-granduncle via Israel Stoughton

Geoffrey Chaucer

English poet and author of The Canterbury Tales

17th great-granduncle via John Chaucer

Sir George Downing

Namesake of Downing Street in London

1st cousin 9 times removed via Adam Winthrop III

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Elihu Yale

Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

1st cousin 9 times removed via William Knight

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Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

2nd cousin 2 times removed via Mary Ann Cabot

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Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

2nd cousin 14 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney

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Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

2nd cousin 14 times removed via Sir John Say

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Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

2nd cousin 14 times removed via Elizabeth Cheney