Zac Efron

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Zac Efron

Movie Actor


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John Alden

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-grandfather

Thomas Rogers

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-grandfather

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Joseph Glidden

Inventor of Barbed Wire

2nd cousin 6 times removed via Jonathan Glidden

Elisha Otis

Founder of the Otis Elevator Company

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Joseph Otis

John Trumbull

American Painter

3rd cousin 7 times removed via William Pabodie

Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

3rd cousin 7 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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John Adams

2nd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 8 times removed via John Alden

Noah Webster

Published first American Dictionary

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Jonathan Gilbert

Francis Harrington Glidden

Co-Founder of Glidden Company

4th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Glidden

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John Hancock

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 6 times removed via Nicholas Jacob

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John Brown

American Abolitionist

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Loomis

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin 7 times removed via John Alden

William Williams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 8 times removed via Robert White

Samuel Adams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

4th cousin 9 times removed via Henry Squire

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Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

5th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Throope Jr.

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

5th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Richmond

Wild Bill Hickok

Gunfighter and Lawman

5th cousin 4 times removed via Joanna Gay

Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Rogers Jr.

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 5 times removed via William Pabodie

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Wash Loomis

Leader of the Loomis Gang

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Loomis

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

First Lady of President James Garfield

5th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Stanton

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Millard Fillmore

13th U.S. President

5th cousin 6 times removed via Sampson Shore

Amos Lincoln

Boston Tea Party Participant

5th cousin 6 times removed via Edward Gilman

Nicholas Gilman

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 6 times removed via Edward Gilman

William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 6 times removed via John Alden

Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

5th cousin 7 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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Samuel Colt

Inventor of the Colt Revolver

5th cousin 7 times removed via Thomas Lord

David McCullough

Historian, Author and TV Narrator

6th cousin 2 times removed via Daniel Loomis

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

6th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Richmond

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Admiral George Dewey

Admiral of the Navy

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Loomis

Sir Robert Laird Borden

8th Prime Minister of Canada

6th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Stanton

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

6th cousin 5 times removed via John Alden

Joseph Smith

Founder of the Mormon Church

6th cousin 5 times removed via Joseph Loomis

L. Frank Baum

Author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

6th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Stanton

Henry Wells

Co-Founder of American Express and Wells Fargo and Co.

6th cousin 5 times removed via Joseph Loomis

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Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company

6th cousin 5 times removed via William Buell

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Gilbert Clifford Noble

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

6th cousin 5 times removed via Joseph Loomis

Rutherford B. Hayes

19th U.S. President

6th cousin 6 times removed via William Phelps

Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

6th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

6th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Bliss

C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

6th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin

6th cousin 6 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

6th cousin 6 times removed via Bennett Eliot

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

7th cousin 1 time removed via John Comstock Jr.

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Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of the Girl Scouts

7th cousin 2 times removed via John Cushing

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Chapman

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Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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Willis Carrier

Inventor of Air Conditioning

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Loomis

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Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Pabodie

Abraham Lincoln

16th U.S. President

7th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Gilman

Salmon P. Chase

Sec. of Treasury and Namesake of JP Morgan Chase

7th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Gilman

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Emily Dickinson

American Poet

7th cousin 4 times removed via John White

Lee B. Loomis

Founder of Loomis Armored Car Service

7th cousin 4 times removed via Joseph Loomis

Judson Harmon

45th Governor of Ohio

7th cousin 4 times removed via Joseph Loomis

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Ulysses S. Grant

18th U.S. President

7th cousin 5 times removed via Robert White

Herbert Hoover

31st U.S. President

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Lord

Howard Hawks

Movie Director

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Welles

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Julius Sterling Morton

Founder of Arbor Day

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Lord

Charles Curtis

31st U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

7th cousin 5 times removed via Bennett Eliot

Melvil Dewey

Inventor of the Dewey Decimal System

7th cousin 5 times removed via Robert White

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

8th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Richmond

David Carradine

TV and Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Richmond

Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

8th cousin 1 time removed via Matthew Griswold

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

8th cousin 2 times removed via Joseph Griswold

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Loomis

General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

8th cousin 2 times removed via Roger Billings Jr.

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

8th cousin 2 times removed via William Pabodie

Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

8th cousin 2 times removed via William Pabodie

Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Otis Jr.

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

8th cousin 3 times removed via William Buell

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

8th cousin 3 times removed via John White

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

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Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

8th cousin 3 times removed via Timothy Phelps

Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

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Barbara Hutton

Socialite (aka “Poor Little Rich Girl”)

8th cousin 3 times removed via William Buell

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

8th cousin 4 times removed via Aquila Purchase

Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

8th cousin 4 times removed via Robert White

Frederick Upton

Co-Founder of Whirlpool Corporation

8th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Henry Lee Higginson

Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

8th cousin 4 times removed via Robert White

George Eastman

Founder of Eastman Kodak Company

8th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Lord

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Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

8th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

8th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

8th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Lord

Dr. Hawley H. Crippen

Murderer in Erik Larson's “Thunderstruck”

8th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Lord

William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

8th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Squire

William C. C. Claiborne

1st Governor of Louisiana

8th cousin 7 times removed via William Eliot of Cottered, Herts

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

9th cousin via Joanna Gay

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

9th cousin via John Rogers Jr.

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David Hyde Pierce

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

9th cousin via John Rogers Jr.

Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

9th cousin via Rev. Samuel Mann

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

9th cousin 1 time removed via Joanna Gay

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Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Loomis

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

9th cousin 1 time removed via Joanna Gay

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Amy Grant

Christian/Pop Singer and Songwriter

9th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Ware

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

9th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Loring Jr.

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Otis Jr.

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Gilman

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Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

9th cousin 2 times removed via Isaac Willey

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Griswold

Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

9th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Gilman

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

9th cousin 2 times removed via Joseph Loomis

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Matt Damon

Movie Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Hosford

Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

9th cousin 2 times removed via Timothy Phelps

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Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

9th cousin 2 times removed via Timothy Phelps

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Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

9th cousin 2 times removed via Timothy Phelps

Marie Osmond

Singer, Actress and Doll Designer

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Crow

Donny Osmond

Singer, Actor and Dancer

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Crow

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Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Stanton

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Andrew Shue

TV Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Stanton

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Dan Quayle

44th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 2 times removed via Joseph Loomis

John Wayne

Movie Actor

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Lord

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Shirley Temple

Movie Actress

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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Burt Reynolds

Movie Actor

9th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Gilbert

William Howard Taft

27th U.S. President

9th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Squire

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

10th cousin via John Loomis

Paget Brewster

TV Actress

10th cousin via William Pabodie

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Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

10th cousin via John Loomis

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James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin via John Loomis

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John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

10th cousin via Nathaniel Thomas Jr.

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James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

10th cousin via Thomas Loring

Dick Van Dyke

TV Actor - “The Dick Van Dyke Show”

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

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Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Crow

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Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Griswold

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Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Griswold

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

10th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Stanton

Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed via Joseph Loomis

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Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

10th cousin 1 time removed via William Pabodie

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed via William Buell

Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Gilman

George Hamilton

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Gilman

Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Burl Ives

Singer and Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Gilman

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Clint Eastwood

TV & Film Actor and Director

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Hugh Hefner

Founder of Playboy Magazine

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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King Leka I

King of the Albanians

10th cousin 2 times removed via Bennett Eliot

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Mark David Chapman

Assassinated John Lennon

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Bliss

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Bliss

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Author of Tarzan and John Carter

10th cousin 3 times removed via Oliver Purchase

John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

10th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Squire

Ben Affleck

Movie Actor

11th cousin via William Buell

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Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers

11th cousin via William Buell

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Liv Tyler

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin via William Buell

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Amy Adams

Movie Actress

11th cousin via Joseph Loomis

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

11th cousin via John Alden

Sally Field

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Gilman

Janis Joplin

Singer and Songwriter

11th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Welles

Keri Russell

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Gilman

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Welles

Mike Love

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

11th cousin 1 time removed via John White

Viggo Mortensen

Movie Actor

11th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Gilbert

Lee Remick

Movie Actress

11th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Hull

Kevin Love

NBA All-Star Player

11th cousin 2 times removed via John White

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Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin via Bennett Eliot

Frank Lloyd Wright

American Architect

12th cousin 3 times removed via William Eliot of Cottered, Herts

Liz Claiborne

Fashion Designer and Founder of Liz Claiborne Inc.

12th cousin 3 times removed via William Eliot of Cottered, Herts

Anne Baxter

Movie Actress

14th cousin 1 time removed via William Eliot of Cottered, Herts


Zac Efron photo by Ivo Duran (CC BY 2.0)