Dick Van Dyke

Famous Kin of
Dick Van Dyke

TV Actor - “The Dick Van Dyke Show”


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Francis Eaton

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-grandfather

Peter Brown

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-grandfather

John Alden

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-grandfather

Francis Cooke

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-grandfather

Myles Standish

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-grandfather

George Soule

Mayflower Passenger

9th great-grandfather

Degory Priest

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-grandfather

Isaac Allerton

Mayflower Passenger

10th great-granduncle via Allerton

Gov. John Winthrop

Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony

1st cousin 12 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Sir George Downing

Namesake of Downing Street in London

2nd cousin 11 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

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Samuel F. B. Morse

Painter and Co-Inventor of Morse Code

3rd cousin 5 times removed via John Child

John Adams

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

3rd cousin 7 times removed via John Alden

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John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Alden

John Trumbull

American Painter

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Alden

Louis Comfort Tiffany

American Stained Glass Artist

5th cousin 4 times removed via Benjamin Child

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Franklin Pierce

14th U.S. President

5th cousin 5 times removed via Griffith Bowen

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

5th cousin 5 times removed via George Soule

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

5th cousin 5 times removed via George Soule

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William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Alden

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

5th cousin 6 times removed via Wolstone Childe

Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

5th cousin 7 times removed via Allerton

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

6th cousin 3 times removed via John Coombs

James Garfield

20th U.S. President

6th cousin 4 times removed via Christian Penn

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

John Wellborn Root

1893 Chicago Columbian Exposition Architect

6th cousin 4 times removed via Christian Penn

Joseph Glidden

Inventor of Barbed Wire

6th cousin 4 times removed via Samuel Nettleton

Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church

6th cousin 5 times removed via Wolstone Childe

Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

6th cousin 7 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Walt Disney

Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

7th cousin 2 times removed via Nathaniel Johnson

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

7th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Miller

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

7th cousin 3 times removed via Francis Cooke

Grandma Moses

American Folk Artist

7th cousin 3 times removed via Francis Cooke

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Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

7th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

Edwin Bryant

California Expedition Journalist

7th cousin 3 times removed via Francis Cooke

Ulysses S. Grant

18th U.S. President

7th cousin 4 times removed via Jacques? Mahieu

Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 4 times removed via John Johnson

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

7th cousin 4 times removed via John Johnson

Julius Sterling Morton

Founder of Arbor Day

7th cousin 4 times removed via Wolstone Childe

Clement Clarke Moore

Author of “Twas the Night Before Christmas”

7th cousin 6 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

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Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

8th cousin 1 time removed via Abiel Wood

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Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

8th cousin 1 time removed via Abiel Wood

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Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

8th cousin 1 time removed via Abiel Wood

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

8th cousin 1 time removed via Benjamin Child

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Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

8th cousin 1 time removed via Benjamin Child

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Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

8th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

8th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

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Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

8th cousin 2 times removed via Griffith Bowen

Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

8th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Johnson

Stephen A. Douglas

Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Johnson

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Johnson

Robert H. Goddard

Inventor of First Liquid-propelled Rocket

8th cousin 3 times removed via Wolstone Childe

Joy Morton

Founder of Morton Salt Company

8th cousin 3 times removed via Wolstone Childe

Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Johnson

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

9th cousin via Richard Wright

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Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

9th cousin via Benjamin Child

Dan Quayle

44th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin via Alexander Standish

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Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

9th cousin via Alexander Standish

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Clint Eastwood

TV & Film Actor and Director

9th cousin 1 time removed via Isaac Johnson

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

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Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

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Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Marie Osmond

Singer, Actress and Doll Designer

9th cousin 1 time removed via Isaac Johnson

Donny Osmond

Singer, Actor and Dancer

9th cousin 1 time removed via Isaac Johnson

George Kennedy

Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Lawrence Smith

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Christian Penn

Robert Preston

Stage and Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed via Moses Simmons

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Johnson

Laura Ingalls-Wilder

Author of Little House on the Prairie

9th cousin 2 times removed via Jacques? Mahieu

Frederick Upton

Co-Founder of Whirlpool Corporation

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Johnson

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Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Johnson

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Burl Ives

Singer and Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Johnson

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

10th cousin via Rev. Benjamin Childe

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

10th cousin via Francis Cooke

Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

10th cousin via Francis Cooke

Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

10th cousin via Francis Cooke

Grace Slick

Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

10th cousin via Myles Standish

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

10th cousin via Griffith Bowen

Janis Joplin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin via William Hoskins

Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

10th cousin via William Hoskins

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

10th cousin via John Alden

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

10th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

Lucille Ball

TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Johnson

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Johnson

Edward Snowden

Ex-CIA / NSA Whistleblower

10th cousin 1 time removed via William Hoskins

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

10th cousin 1 time removed via Francis Cooke

David Hyde Pierce

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Barbara Hutton

Socialite (aka “Poor Little Rich Girl”)

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Johnson

Zac Efron

Movie Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Dave Cowens

NBA Hall of Famer

10th cousin 1 time removed via Peter Brown

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

10th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Benjamin Childe

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

10th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Benjamin Childe

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

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Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

10th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Wil Wheaton

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 2 times removed via Francis Cooke

Matt Damon

Movie Actor

11th cousin via John Johnson

Jake Gyllenhaal

Movie Actor

11th cousin via Wolstone Childe

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Movie Actress

11th cousin via Wolstone Childe

Steve Young

Football Hall of Fame Quarterback

11th cousin via Wolstone Childe

Amy Grant

Christian/Pop Singer and Songwriter

11th cousin via Degory Priest

Joanne Woodward

Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Allerton

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

11th cousin 1 time removed via John Johnson

James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

11th cousin 1 time removed via Jacques? Mahieu

Elizabeth Smart

Founder of Elizabeth Smart Foundation

11th cousin 1 time removed via Degory Priest

Dr. H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

11th cousin 2 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Louis Auchincloss

Author

11th cousin 2 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

11th cousin 2 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

12th cousin 1 time removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

13th cousin via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Bill Gates

Founder of Microsoft

13th cousin 1 time removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Sarah Ferguson

Duchess of York

13th cousin 1 time removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

13th cousin 1 time removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.

Tom Selleck

TV and Movie Actor

13th cousin 2 times removed via Adam Winthrop Jr.


Dick Van Dyke photo by Alan Light (CC BY 2.0)