Amy Grant

Famous Kin of
Amy Grant

Christian/Pop Singer and Songwriter


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Andrew Burton

Founder of Life and Casualty Insurance Company (now part of AIG)

Great-grandfather

Rebecca (Towne) Nurse

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

9th great-grandmother

Degory Priest

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-grandfather

Mary (Towne) Eastey

Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

9th great-grandaunt via William Towne

Sarah (Towne) Cloyce

Accused of Witchcraft, Salem 1692

9th great-grandaunt via William Towne

Isaac Allerton

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-granduncle via Allerton

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Hannah Titus

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William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Jonathan Howard

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Edwin Bryant

California Expedition Journalist

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Jonathan Howard

Jonathan Trumbull

20th Governor of Connecticut

3rd cousin 7 times removed via John Moore

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William Williams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 8 times removed via John Porter

John Trumbull

American Painter

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Moore

Abraham Baldwin

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

4th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Ford

Robert Townsend

Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

4th cousin 7 times removed via Robert Titus

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Waite

Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Waite

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

5th cousin 4 times removed via Hepzibah Ford

Cadwallader Washburn

Co-founder of General Mills and 11th Governor of Wisconsin

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Howard

Israel Washburn

29th Governor of Maine

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Howard

Elihu Washburne

25th U.S. Secretary of State

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Howard

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Millard Fillmore

13th U.S. President

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Millard

Nathan Hale

America's First Spy

5th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Ford

Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 5 times removed via Samuel Waite of Wethersfield, Essex, England

Henry David Thoreau

American Author and Poet

5th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Hayward

Charles Lewis Tiffany

Co-Founder of Tiffany & Co.

5th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Wight


Amy Grant photo by Ruth Daniel (CC BY 2.0)