Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet


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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

Son

King Edward I

King of England

16th great-grandfather

King Henry III

King of England

17th great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

18th great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

18th great-grandfather

Robert Fitz Walter

Magna Carta Surety

18th great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

William d'Aubeney

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

William de Huntingfield

Magna Carta Surety

19th great-grandfather

King Louis VI

King of France

21st great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

22nd great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

27th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

29th great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

32nd great-grandfather

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William Stoughton

Chief Judge and Prosecutor, Salem Witch Trials 1692

1st cousin 5 times removed via Rev. Thomas Stoughton

William de Lanvallay

Magna Carta Surety

1st cousin 20 times removed via Maud de Mandeville

John Adams

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

3rd cousin 1 time removed via William Cogswell

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Abigail (Smith) Adams

First Lady of President John Adams

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Col. Edmund Quincy III

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Benedict Arnold

Traitor of the American Revolution

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Samuel Lathrop

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Louisa May Alcott

Author of Little Women

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Edmund Quincy IV