Famous Kin of
Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety


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Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

Son

King Robert I

King of France

8th great-grandfather

Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

10th great-granddaughter

Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

10th great-granddaughter

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

12th great-grandfather

Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

13th great-grandson

Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot

13th great-grandson

Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

14th great-grandson

Jonathan Swift

Author of Gulliver's Travels

15th great-grandson

Philip Livingston

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th great-grandson

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th great-grandson

Major John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

16th great-grandson

Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th great-grandson

Patrick Henry

1st and 6th Governor of Virginia

16th great-grandson

George Clinton

4th U.S. Vice President

16th great-grandson

Richard Henry Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th great-grandson

Francis Lightfoot Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th great-grandson

George Washington

1st U.S. President

17th great-grandson

Henry Lee III

9th Governor of Virginia

17th great-grandson

Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th great-grandson

Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

17th great-grandson

James Madison

4th U.S. President

17th great-grandson

Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

17th great-grandson

Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th great-grandson

Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th great-grandson

DeWitt Clinton

6th Governor of New York

17th great-grandson

Thomas Sim Lee

2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

17th great-grandson

Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

18th great-granddaughter

General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

18th great-grandson

William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

18th great-grandson

Meriwether Lewis

Lewis and Clark Expedition

18th great-grandson

Thomas Jefferson

3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

18th great-grandson

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

18th great-grandson

General Hugh Mercer

American Revolution

18th great-grandson

George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

18th great-grandson

Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

18th great-grandson

Edward Lloyd V

13th Governor of Maryland

18th great-grandson

Charles Goldsborough

16th Governor of Maryland

18th great-grandson

Charles Carnan Ridgely

15th Governor of Maryland

18th great-grandson

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

19th great-grandson

Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

19th great-grandson

Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

19th great-grandson

Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

19th great-granddaughter

Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

19th great-grandson

Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

19th great-grandson

Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

19th great-grandson

C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

19th great-grandson

John Marshall

4th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

19th great-grandson

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

19th great-grandson

James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

19th great-grandson

Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia

19th great-grandson

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

20th great-granddaughter

Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

20th great-grandson

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

20th great-grandson

Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

20th great-grandson

Helen Keller

Author and Activist

20th great-granddaughter

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

20th great-granddaughter

Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

20th great-grandson

Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

20th great-grandson

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

20th great-grandson

Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

20th great-grandson

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

20th great-granddaughter

Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

20th great-granddaughter

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

20th great-grandson

Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

20th great-granddaughter

Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

20th great-granddaughter

Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

20th great-grandson

William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

20th great-grandson

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

20th great-grandson

Ichabod Goodwin

27th Governor of New Hampshire

20th great-grandson

Henry Lloyd

40th Governor of Maryland

20th great-grandson

Lewis Carroll

Author of Alice in Wonderland

20th great-grandson

James Youngs Smith

29th Governor of Rhode Island

20th great-grandson

Horace Gray

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

20th great-grandson

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

21st great-granddaughter

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

21st great-grandson

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

21st great-grandson

Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

21st great-granddaughter

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

21st great-grandson

John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

21st great-grandson

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

21st great-granddaughter

Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

21st great-granddaughter

Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of the Girl Scouts

21st great-granddaughter

Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

21st great-grandson

William Sprague

27th Governor of Rhode Island

21st great-grandson

General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

21st great-grandson

Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

21st great-grandson

Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

21st great-grandson

Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

21st great-grandson

Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

21st great-grandson

General James Longstreet

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

21st great-grandson

Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

21st great-grandson

Buckminster Fuller

Author, Architect, and Inventor

21st great-grandson

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

21st great-grandson

Harry F. Byrd

50th Governor of Virginia

21st great-grandson

Olivia De Havilland

Movie Actress

21st great-granddaughter

Joan Fontaine

Movie Actress

21st great-granddaughter

Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

21st great-grandson

Melvyn Douglas

Movie Actor

21st great-grandson

Leverett Saltonstall

55th Governor of Massachusetts

21st great-grandson

E. M. Forster

English Novelist

21st great-grandson

Guillermo Billinghurst

31st President of Peru

21st great-grandson

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

22nd great-grandson

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

22nd great-grandson

Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

22nd great-grandson

Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

22nd great-grandson

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

22nd great-granddaughter

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

22nd great-granddaughter

General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

22nd great-grandson

Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

22nd great-granddaughter

Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

22nd great-grandson

William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

22nd great-grandson

Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

22nd great-grandson

Vachel Lindsay

American Poet

22nd great-grandson

Lou (Henry) Hoover

First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

22nd great-granddaughter

Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

22nd great-granddaughter

Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

22nd great-granddaughter

Johnny Mercer

Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records

22nd great-grandson

Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

22nd great-grandson

Adlai Stevenson II

31st Governor of Illinois

22nd great-grandson

Norman Rockwell

American Artist

22nd great-grandson

Valerie Bertinelli

Television Actress

22nd great-granddaughter

Randolph Scott

Movie Actor

22nd great-grandson

Louis Auchincloss

Author

22nd great-grandson

Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

22nd great-grandson

John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

22nd great-grandson

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

22nd great-grandson

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

22nd great-grandson

Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

22nd great-grandson

John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

22nd great-grandson

Marshall Field

Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

22nd great-grandson

General George C. Marshall

Author of “The Marshall Plan”

22nd great-grandson

Lytton Strachey

Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

22nd great-grandson

Alan Turing

WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

22nd great-grandson

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

22nd great-grandson

Eugene Foss

45th Governor of Massachusetts

22nd great-grandson

George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

23rd great-grandson

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

23rd great-grandson

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

23rd great-grandson

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

23rd great-grandson

Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

23rd great-granddaughter

Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

23rd great-granddaughter

Lee Harvey Oswald

Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

23rd great-grandson

Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

23rd great-granddaughter

Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

23rd great-grandson

Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

23rd great-grandson

George Romney

43rd Governor of Michigan

23rd great-grandson

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

23rd great-grandson

Camilla Parker Bowles

Duchess of Cornwall

23rd great-granddaughter

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

23rd great-granddaughter

Helen (Herron) Taft

First Lady of President William H. Taft

23rd great-granddaughter

Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

23rd great-grandson

Robert Louis Stevenson

Author of Treasure Island

23rd great-grandson

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

23rd great-grandson

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

23rd great-granddaughter

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

23rd great-granddaughter

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

23rd great-grandson

Roy Rogers

Cowboy movie actor and singer

23rd great-grandson

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

23rd great-grandson

Jake Gyllenhaal

Movie Actor

23rd great-grandson

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Movie Actress

23rd great-granddaughter

John Brown

American Abolitionist

23rd great-grandson

Upton Sinclair

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

23rd great-grandson

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

23rd great-grandson

Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

23rd great-granddaughter

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

23rd great-granddaughter

Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

23rd great-grandson

John McCain

U.S. Senator from Arizona

23rd great-grandson

Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

23rd great-granddaughter

Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

23rd great-grandson

John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

23rd great-grandson

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

23rd great-grandson

Tilda Swinton

Movie Actress

23rd great-granddaughter

William H. Macy

TV and Movie Actor

23rd great-grandson

Cara Delevingne

Fashion Model and Movie Actress

23rd great-granddaughter

Susana Ferrari Billinghurst

Argentine Aviation Pioneer

23rd great-granddaughter

George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

24th great-grandson

Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

24th great-granddaughter

Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

24th great-grandson

Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

24th great-grandson

Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

24th great-grandson

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

24th great-granddaughter

Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

24th great-granddaughter

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

24th great-grandson

Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

24th great-grandson

Joanne Woodward

Movie Actress

24th great-granddaughter

Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

24th great-grandson

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

24th great-grandson

Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

24th great-grandson

Paget Brewster

TV Actress

24th great-granddaughter

Guy Ritchie

British Filmmaker

24th great-grandson

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

24th great-grandson

Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

24th great-grandson

Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

24th great-grandson

Hugh Grant

Movie Actor

24th great-grandson

Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

24th great-granddaughter

Wernher von Braun

Rocket Scientist

24th great-grandson

Kit Harington

TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

24th great-grandson

John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

24th great-grandson

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

24th great-grandson

Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

24th great-granddaughter

Owen Brewster

54th Governor of Maine

24th great-grandson

Story Musgrave

NASA Astronaut

24th great-grandson

Richard Gere

Movie Actor

25th great-grandson

Catherine Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge

25th great-granddaughter

Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

25th great-grandson

Anne Baxter

Movie Actress

25th great-granddaughter

Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

25th great-grandson

Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

25th great-grandson

Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

25th great-grandson

Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

25th great-grandson

Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

25th great-granddaughter

Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

25th great-granddaughter

Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

25th great-granddaughter

Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

25th great-granddaughter

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

25th great-granddaughter

Edward Norton

Movie Actor

25th great-grandson

Mike Love

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

25th great-grandson

Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

25th great-grandson

Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

25th great-grandson

Meghan Markle

Duchess of Sussex, TV Actress

25th great-granddaughter

Treat Williams

TV & Movie Actor

25th great-grandson

Luciana Pedraza

Argentine Movie Actress

25th great-granddaughter

Barack Obama

44th U.S. President

26th great-grandson

Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

26th great-grandson

Britney Spears

Singer, Entertainer

26th great-granddaughter

Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

26th great-granddaughter

Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

26th great-granddaughter

Brad Pitt

Movie Actor

26th great-grandson

Paris Hilton

Socialite and TV Personality

26th great-granddaughter

Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”

26th great-grandson

George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

26th great-grandson

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

26th great-granddaughter

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

26th great-grandson

Carole Lombard

Movie Actress

26th great-granddaughter

David Angell

TV Producer - 9/11 Victim

26th great-grandson

Kevin Love

NBA All-Star Player

26th great-grandson

Amy Adams

Movie Actress

26th great-granddaughter

J. K. Simmons

TV and Movie Actor

26th great-grandson

Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

26th great-granddaughter

Mickey Rourke

Movie Actor

26th great-grandson

Keri Russell

TV and Movie Actress

27th great-granddaughter

Ethan Hawke

Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

27th great-grandson

Richard Hatch

TV and Movie Actor

27th great-grandson

Anna Faris

TV and Movie Actress

27th great-granddaughter

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

28th great-granddaughter

Sally Ride

1st American Woman in Space

28th great-granddaughter

Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

9th great-grandniece via Roger de Clare

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Elihu Yale

Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

12th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

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General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

15th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

Aaron Burr

Killed Alexander Hamilton

17th great-grandnephew via Roger de Clare

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William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

17th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

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William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

17th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

Abraham Baldwin

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

17th great-grandnephew via Roger de Clare

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Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

18th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

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Eliphalet Remington

Founder of Remington Arms Company

18th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

Lewis Henry Morgan

Pioneering Anthropologist

19th great-grandnephew via Roger de Clare

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

19th great-grandniece via Roger de Clare

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Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

19th great-grandnephew via Maud de St. Hilary

Robert de Vere

Magna Carta Surety

2nd cousin via Gilbert Fitzrichard de Clare

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William d'Aubeney

Magna Carta Surety

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Richard Fitzgilbert

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Robert Fitz Walter

Magna Carta Surety

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Richard Fitzgilbert

John Fitz Robert

Magna Carta Surety

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Gilbert Fitzrichard de Clare

William de Lanvallay

Magna Carta Surety

2nd cousin 2 times removed via Gilbert Fitzrichard de Clare

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William the Conqueror

King of England

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Richard I of Normandy

Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

2nd cousin 18 times removed via Gilbert Fitzrichard de Clare

Carter Braxton

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 18 times removed via Gilbert Fitzrichard de Clare

William C. C. Claiborne

1st Governor of Louisiana

2nd cousin 19 times removed via Ranulf III le Meschin

King Louis VI

King of France

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Hugh Capet

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King Henry III

King of England

6th cousin 1 time removed via Richard I of Normandy

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Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

6th cousin 1 time removed via Rainier IV of Hainault

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Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

6th cousin 1 time removed via Richard I of Normandy

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Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

6th cousin 1 time removed via Hugh Capet

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William de Huntingfield

Magna Carta Surety

6th cousin 1 time removed via Richard I of Normandy

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King Edward I

King of England

6th cousin 2 times removed via Richard I of Normandy