Meriwether Lewis

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Meriwether Lewis

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King Edward I

King of England

15th great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

16th great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

16th great-grandfather

Robert FitzWalter

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

Sir Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

John FitzRobert

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

17th great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

18th great-grandfather

Sir William de Huntingfield

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

21st great-grandfather

Robert de Vere

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 20 times removed via Aubrey de Vere

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George Washington

1st U.S. President

2nd cousin 1 time removed via Col. Augustine Warner Jr

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General George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Col. Francis Thornton Jr

Adlai Stevenson II

31st Governor of Illinois

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Col. Francis Thornton Jr

General George C. Marshall

Author of “The Marshall Plan”

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Col. Francis Thornton Jr

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Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

2nd cousin 5 times removed via Col. Francis Thornton Jr

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James Madison

4th U.S. President

3rd cousin via Francis Thornton

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Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Francis Thornton

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Thomas Nelson

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Col. George Reade

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Henry Lee III

9th Governor of Virginia

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Katherine

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Richard Henry Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Francis Constable

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Francis Lightfoot Lee

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Francis Constable

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Randolph Scott

Movie Actor

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Francis Thornton

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William H. Macy

TV and Movie Actor

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Francis Thornton

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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Col. Augustine Warner Jr

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

3rd cousin 6 times removed via David Crawford of Assaquin, New Kent Co., VA

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Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Col. Augustine Warner Jr

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Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Col. Augustine Warner Jr

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King Henry VIII

King of England

3rd cousin 9 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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General Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

4th cousin 1 time removed via Katherine

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Thomas Sim Lee

2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

4th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Constable

Steve McQueen

Movie Actor

4th cousin 4 times removed via William Thornton of The Hills, Yorkshire, England

Joanne Woodward

Movie Actress

4th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Taliaferro

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Edward Norton

Movie Actor

4th cousin 6 times removed via Col. Lawrence Smith

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Jane Seymour

3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

4th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

4th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

4th cousin 9 times removed via Katherine Pabenham

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Catherine Howard

5th Wife of King Henry VIII

4th cousin 9 times removed via Katherine Pabenham

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Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia

5th cousin via Katherine

Muhammad Ali

World Heavyweight Boxing Champion

5th cousin 5 times removed via Francis Constable

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Richard More

Mayflower Passenger

7th cousin 5 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

8th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William FitzWilliam

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Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

8th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

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Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot

8th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry Greene

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Guy Ritchie

British Filmmaker

8th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Anthony Cooke of Giddy Hall, Essex

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Hugh Grant

Movie Actor

8th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Anthony Cooke of Giddy Hall, Essex

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

9th cousin via Sir William FitzWilliam

Harriet Martineau

Author of The Hour and the Man

9th cousin via Sir William Gascoigne of Gawthorpe

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Lt. Gen. James Brudenell

Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

9th cousin via Sir Richard Lygon

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General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Jack London

Author of “The Call of the Wild”

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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George Clinton

4th U.S. Vice President

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Talboys

Ichabod Goodwin

27th Governor of New Hampshire

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

9th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William FitzWilliam

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Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

9th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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William Ellery

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

9th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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William Greene

2nd Governor of Rhode Island

9th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Louis Auchincloss

Author

9th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

9th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

9th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Robert Talboys

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Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

9th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

9th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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Ray Bradbury

Author of The Martian Chronicles

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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Theodore Roosevelt

26th U.S. President

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Robert Talboys

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Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

9th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Catherine Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir William Gascoigne of Gawthorpe

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Eleanor Roosevelt

First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Lee Harvey Oswald

Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Robert Talboys

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Cara Delevingne

Fashion Model and Movie Actress

9th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Richard Lygon

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Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

9th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

9th cousin 7 times removed via Sir William Gascoigne of Gawthorpe

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Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

9th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Thomas Dymoke

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Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

9th cousin 8 times removed via Sir William Gascoigne of Gawthorpe

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Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

9th cousin 8 times removed via Sir William Gascoigne of Gawthorpe

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Edward Lloyd V

13th Governor of Maryland

10th cousin via Sir John Savage

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William Floyd

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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DeWitt Clinton

6th Governor of New York

10th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Charles Goldsborough

16th Governor of Maryland

10th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Savage

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

10th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Caesar Rodney

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

10th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Henry Lloyd

40th Governor of Maryland

10th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

10th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William Gascoigne

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Francis Scott Key

Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

10th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Major John Pitcairn

British Commander at Battle of Lexington

10th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

10th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Rev. George Burroughs

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

10th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Edith (Bolling) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of the Girl Scouts

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Buckminster Fuller

Author, Architect, and Inventor

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Olivia De Havilland

Movie Actress

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Joan Fontaine

Movie Actress

10th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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John D. Rockefeller

Founder of the Standard Oil Company

10th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Admiral Richard Byrd

Polar Explorer

10th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Harry F. Byrd

50th Governor of Virginia

10th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Elizabeth Montgomery

TV Actress - “Bewitched”

10th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Camilla Parker Bowles

Duchess of Cornwall

10th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Sandra Day O'Connor

First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

10th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Upton Sinclair

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

10th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Kit Harington

TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Barack Obama

44th U.S. President

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Brad Pitt

Movie Actor

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir John Savage

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

10th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

10th cousin 9 times removed via Sir Lionel de Welles

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Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

11th cousin via Sir William Bonville

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John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

11th cousin via Sir William Bonville

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Benjamin Harrison V

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Thomas Jefferson

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

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William Bonville

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Samuel Prescott

Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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George Mason

Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William Bonville

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Samuel Ward King

15th Governor of Rhode Island

11th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Sherburne

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

11th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Charles Darwin

Theory of Evolution

11th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

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Jay Gould

American Railroad “Robber Baron”

11th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

11th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

11th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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John Brown

American Abolitionist

11th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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William Marsh Rice

Founder of Rice University

11th cousin 3 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

11th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

11th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

11th cousin 4 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

11th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

11th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

Bill Nye

TV's The Science Guy

11th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry Percy

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

11th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

11th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Thomas Stanley

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Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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J. K. Simmons

TV and Movie Actor

11th cousin 6 times removed via Sir William Bonville

Taylor Swift

Singer and Songwriter

11th cousin 7 times removed via Richard Sherburne

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Keri Russell

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 7 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

11th cousin 8 times removed via Sir William Bonville

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William Henry Harrison

9th U.S. President

12th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

12th cousin via Sir Robert Goushill

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Fletcher Christian

Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

12th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

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Robert Treat Paine

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin via Joan Beaufort

Julia (Ward) Howe

Author of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic”

12th cousin via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

12th cousin via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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John Marshall

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

12th cousin via Sir Ralph Neville

Shubael D. Childs

Founder of S.D. Childs & Company

12th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

12th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

12th cousin 1 time removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Lytton Strachey

Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

12th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Helen Keller

Author and Activist

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

12th cousin 2 times removed via Alice Plumpton

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Melvyn Douglas

Movie Actor

12th cousin 2 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Lizzie Borden

Accused Murderess

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Jimmy Carter

39th U.S. President

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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George Romney

43rd Governor of Michigan

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

12th cousin 3 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Jonathan Swift

Author of Gulliver's Travels

12th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Author, “Sherlock Holmes”

12th cousin 3 times removed via Joan Beaufort

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

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Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

Anthony West

Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

Valerie Bertinelli

Television Actress

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

Charlie Munger

Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin 4 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Alice (Lee) Roosevelt

First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Robert Goushill

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Roy Rogers

Cowboy movie actor and singer

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Alan Turing

WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Tilda Swinton

Movie Actress

12th cousin 5 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Elihu Yale

Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Roger de Somery

Ken Burns

Documentary Filmmaker

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Reynold Grey

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Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Amy Adams

Movie Actress

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Humphrey Stafford

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Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin 6 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Anne Baxter

Movie Actress

12th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Ralph Neville

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Paris Hilton

Socialite and TV Personality

12th cousin 7 times removed via Sir John Berkeley of Beverstone, Gloucestershire, England

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Meghan Markle

Duchess of Sussex, TV Actress

12th cousin 7 times removed via Sir Henry "Hotspur" Percy

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Alexander Hamilton

1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

13th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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Capt. William Lewis Herndon

Captain of the ill fated S.S. Central America

13th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

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Noel Coward

Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter

13th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt

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James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

13th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Edmund Ferrers

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Ellen (Herndon) Arthur

Wife of President Chester A. Arthur

13th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

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Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

13th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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Caleb Brewster

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

13th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

13th cousin 2 times removed via John de Welles

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Carter Braxton

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

13th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

13th cousin 3 times removed via John de Welles

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Johnny Mercer

Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records

13th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

13th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Edmund Ferrers

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General James Longstreet

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

13th cousin 4 times removed via John de Welles

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Harper Lee

Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

13th cousin 5 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

13th cousin 5 times removed via John of Gaunt

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John McCain

U.S. Senator from Arizona

13th cousin 5 times removed via John de Welles

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Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

13th cousin 6 times removed via John de Welles

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Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

13th cousin 6 times removed via John de Welles

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Wernher von Braun

Rocket Scientist

13th cousin 6 times removed via John of Gaunt

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Sally Ride

1st American Woman in Space

13th cousin 7 times removed via John of Gaunt

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

13th cousin 8 times removed via John de Welles

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

13th cousin 8 times removed via John de Welles

Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

13th cousin 8 times removed via Sir Nicholas Harington

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Samuel Howard

Boston Tea Party Participant

14th cousin via Richard FitzAlan

Charles Carnan Ridgely

15th Governor of Maryland

14th cousin via Hugh de Stafford

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General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

14th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

14th cousin 3 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

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Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

14th cousin 3 times removed via Eleanor Plantagenet

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Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

14th cousin 3 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of President George H.W. Bush

14th cousin 4 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

Jesse James

Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

Vachel Lindsay

American Poet

14th cousin 4 times removed via Hugh de Stafford

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Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

14th cousin 4 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

14th cousin 4 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

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Lou (Henry) Hoover

First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

14th cousin 5 times removed via Richard FitzAlan

Matt Damon

Movie Actor

14th cousin 5 times removed via Alice Plumpton

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

14th cousin 5 times removed via Alice Plumpton

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Christian Herter

59th Governor of Massachusetts

14th cousin 6 times removed via Ralph de Stafford

Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

14th cousin 6 times removed via Alice Plumpton

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William C. C. Claiborne

1st Governor of Louisiana

15th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Boteler

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Herman Melville

Author of Moby Dick

15th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Judy Garland

Singer and Movie Actress

15th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

15th cousin 3 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Liza Minnelli

Singer and Actress

15th cousin 4 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Tom Hanks

Movie Actor

15th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

Dick Cheney

46th U.S. Vice-President

15th cousin 5 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Truman Capote

Author of In Cold Blood

15th cousin 5 times removed via Eudo la Zouche

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Bette Davis

Movie Actress

15th cousin 5 times removed via Sir William de Boteler

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Liz Claiborne

Fashion Designer and Founder of Liz Claiborne Inc.

15th cousin 5 times removed via Sir William de Boteler

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Jake Gyllenhaal

Movie Actor

15th cousin 5 times removed via Bartholomew de Badlesmere

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Maggie Gyllenhaal

Movie Actress

15th cousin 5 times removed via Bartholomew de Badlesmere

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Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

15th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

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Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

15th cousin 5 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

Georgia O'Keeffe

American Artist

15th cousin 5 times removed via Sir William de Ros

William Stoughton

Chief Judge and Prosecutor, Salem Witch Trials 1692

15th cousin 6 times removed via Sir William de Huntingfield

Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

15th cousin 6 times removed via Edmund FitzAlan

James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

15th cousin 6 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

15th cousin 6 times removed via Humphrey de Bohun

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Button Gwinnett

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin via Sir Edmund Mortimer

Lyman Hall

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

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Philip Livingston

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

16th cousin 2 times removed via Gilbert de Clare

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Marshall Field

Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

16th cousin 2 times removed via Robert de Ros

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Helen (Herron) Taft

First Lady of President William H. Taft

17th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

17th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Samuel Colt

Inventor of the Colt Revolver

17th cousin 3 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Admiral George Dewey

Admiral of the Navy

17th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

Melvil Dewey

Inventor of the Dewey Decimal System

17th cousin 4 times removed via Sir Roger de Quincy

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General Hugh Mercer

American Revolutionary War Hero

18th cousin via Gilbert de Clare

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Eliphalet Remington

Founder of Remington Arms Company

18th cousin via Sir Roger de Somery

Aaron Burr

Killed Alexander Hamilton

18th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

18th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Roger de Somery

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

18th cousin 3 times removed via Gilbert de Clare

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Author of The Scarlet Letter

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Walter Fitzrobert

Lewis Henry Morgan

Pioneering Anthropologist

19th cousin 1 time removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Benedict Arnold

Traitor of the American Revolution

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir William de Huntingfield

Frank Nelson Doubleday

Founder of Doubleday & Co.

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

19th cousin 2 times removed via Sir Geoffrey FitzPiers

Clement Clarke Moore

Author of “Twas the Night Before Christmas”

20th cousin 1 time removed via Sir William de Huntingfield

Ulysses S. Grant

18th U.S. President

21st cousin via Sir William de Huntingfield