Master Surname Index







Elihu Root

Famous Kin of
Elihu Root

38th U.S. Secretary of State


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Jonathan Trumbull

16th Governor of Connecticut

3rd great-granduncle via Joseph Trumbull

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Henry Luce

Co-Founder of Time, Life, Fortune and Sports Illustrated magazines

1st cousin 2 times removed via Elihu Root

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John Trumbull

American Painter

1st cousin 4 times removed via Joseph Trumbull

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Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.

20th Governor of Connecticut

1st cousin 4 times removed via Joseph Trumbull

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Oliver Wolcott

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 5 times removed via John Drake

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Nathan Hale

America's First Spy

4th cousin 2 times removed via Dr. Henry Woodward

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John Brown

American Abolitionist

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Higley

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Johnny Appleseed

aka John Chapman

4th cousin 3 times removed via John Trumbull

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Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

4th cousin 3 times removed via John Root

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John Fitch

Inventor of 1st U.S. Steamboat

4th cousin 3 times removed via Gerard Spencer

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John Hinckley, Jr.

Shot President Ronald Reagan

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Root

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

5th cousin via Medad Pomeroy

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Constance Fenimore Woolson

Victorian Novelist and Poet

5th cousin via Medad Pomeroy

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

5th cousin 1 time removed via Medad Pomeroy

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J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

5th cousin 1 time removed via Medad Pomeroy

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

5th cousin 1 time removed via John Leonard

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

5th cousin 2 times removed via Medad Pomeroy

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

5th cousin 2 times removed via Medad Pomeroy

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Wash Loomis

Leader of the Loomis Gang

5th cousin 2 times removed via John Drake Jr.

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Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

5th cousin 3 times removed via Medad Pomeroy

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Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

5th cousin 3 times removed via Medad Pomeroy

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

5th cousin 4 times removed via Medad Pomeroy

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Treat Williams

TV & Movie Actor

5th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Seymour

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Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

6th cousin via John Root

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Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

6th cousin via John Leonard

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Louisa May Alcott

Author of Little Women

6th cousin via John Root

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General Joseph Hooker

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin via Richard Seymour

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Marshall Field

Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

6th cousin via John Leonard

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Lucy (Webb) Hayes

First Lady of President Rutherford B. Hayes

6th cousin 1 time removed via Dr. Henry Woodward

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Howard Hawks

Movie Director

6th cousin 1 time removed via John Leonard