Matthew Whipple

Famous Kin of
Matthew Whipple

Father of Colonial Immigrants


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General William Whipple

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd great-grandson

Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church

5th great-grandson

John Sargent Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

6th great-grandson

Susan B. Anthony

Women's Rights Advocate

6th great-granddaughter

Clara Barton

Founder of the American Red Cross

6th great-granddaughter

Julius Sterling Morton

Founder of Arbor Day

6th great-grandson

James Russell Lowell

American “Fireside” Poet

6th great-grandson

Grace (Goodhue) Coolidge

First Lady of President Calvin Coolidge

7th great-granddaughter

Charles A. Pillsbury

Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

7th great-grandson

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

7th great-grandson

Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson

First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

7th great-granddaughter

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

7th great-grandson

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

8th great-grandson

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

8th great-grandson

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

8th great-grandson

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

8th great-grandson

Robert H. Goddard

Inventor of First Liquid-propelled Rocket

8th great-grandson

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

8th great-grandson

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

9th great-grandson

John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

9th great-grandson

Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

9th great-grandson

Louis Auchincloss

Author

9th great-grandson

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

9th great-grandson

John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

9th great-grandson

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

9th great-grandson

Steve Young

Football Hall of Fame Quarterback

10th great-grandson

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

10th great-grandson

Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

12th great-granddaughter