Amelia Earhart

Famous Kin of
Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer


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Richard Warren

Mayflower Passenger

8th great-grandfather

Edward Fuller

Mayflower Passenger

8th great-grandfather

King Edward I

King of England

21st great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

22nd great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

24th great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

24th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

24th great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

27th great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

32nd great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

34th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

36th great-grandfather

Gov. John Winthrop

Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony

9th great-granduncle via Adam Winthrop III

Jonathan Trumbull

20th Governor of Connecticut

1st cousin 6 times removed via John Higley

Sir George Downing

Namesake of Downing Street in London

1st cousin 10 times removed via Adam Winthrop III

John Brown

American Abolitionist

2nd cousin 3 times removed via Rev. Gideon Mills

John Trumbull

American Painter

2nd cousin 5 times removed via John Higley

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 5 times removed via James Hawke

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

2nd cousin 14 times removed via Sir Thomas Greene Jr.

Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

3rd cousin 4 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Clement King

Elizabeth (Kortright) Monroe

First Lady of President James Monroe

3rd cousin 5 times removed via John Cornell


Amelia Earhart photo by Pacific Aviation Museum (CC BY 2.0)