Master Surname Index




John Wellborn Root

Famous Kin of
John Wellborn Root

1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition Architect


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William Carpenter

(c1605 - 1658/9)
Bevis passenger 1638

5th great-grandfather

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William Allis

(c1614 - 1678)
Great Migration Immigrant 1639

5th great-grandfather

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John Billington

(c1580 - 1630)
Mayflower passenger 1620

6th great-grandfather

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Thomas Woodford

(c1614 - 1666/7)
William & Francis passenger 1632

6th great-grandfather

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Thomas Root

(c1605 - c1694)
Great Migration Immigrant 1639

6th great-grandfather

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John Root

(c1608 - 1684)
Great Migration Immigrant 1639

6th great-granduncle
via John Root

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Edward Clap

(c1609 - 1664/5)
Hopewell passenger 1635

6th great-granduncle
via William Clap

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John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

1st cousin 3 times removed
via Salmon Root

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Thomas Clap

(c1608 - 1684)
Great Migration Immigrant 1637

1st cousin 8 times removed
via Richard Clap

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Nicholas Clap

(c1612 - 1679)
Great Migration Immigrant 1636

1st cousin 8 times removed
via Richard Clap

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James Garfield

20th U.S. President

3rd cousin
via Jotham Carpenter Jr.

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Jeremiah Day

9th President of Yale University

3rd cousin 2 times removed
via John Allis

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Ethan Allen

Revolutionary War Hero

3rd cousin 4 times removed
via Thomas Woodford

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Gilbert Clifford Noble

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

4th cousin 1 time removed
via James Bridgman

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Nathan Hale

America's First Spy

4th cousin 3 times removed
via Thomas Woodford

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Janis Joplin

Singer and Songwriter

4th cousin 4 times removed
via Joseph Root III

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Increase Sumner

5th Governor of Massachusetts

4th cousin 4 times removed
via William Clap

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

4th cousin 5 times removed
via Joseph Root III

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Brandon Routh

TV and Movie Actor

4th cousin 6 times removed
via Jotham Carpenter

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J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

5th cousin 1 time removed
via Isaac Sheldon

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Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 1 time removed
via Isaac Sheldon

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Howard Hawks

Movie Director

5th cousin 1 time removed
via John Allis

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

5th cousin 1 time removed
via Isaac Sheldon

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Judson Harmon

45th Governor of Ohio

5th cousin 1 time removed
via Isaac Sheldon

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Samuel J. Tilden

25th Governor of New York

5th cousin 2 times removed
via John Sutton

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

5th cousin 3 times removed
via Benjamin Carpenter

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John Wayne

Movie Actor

5th cousin 3 times removed
via Mary Meekins

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Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

5th cousin 3 times removed
via John Bridgman

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Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

5th cousin 3 times removed
via John Bridgman

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Zoe Kazan

TV, Movie and Stage Actress

5th cousin 3 times removed
via John Allis