Deborah Samson

Famous Kin of
Deborah Samson

Female Revolutionary War Veteran


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William Bradford

Mayflower Passenger and Governor of Plymouth Colony

2nd great-grandfather

John Alden

Mayflower Passenger

3rd great-grandfather

Myles Standish

Mayflower Passenger

3rd great-grandfather

Capt. John Alden

Accused of Witchcraft, Salem 1692

2nd great-granduncle via John Alden

John Adams

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

3rd cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Noah Webster

Published first American Dictionary

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Gov. William Bradford

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

3rd cousin 3 times removed via William Harlow

Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

3rd cousin 4 times removed via William Harlow

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General George B. McClellan

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

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George Eastman

Founder of Eastman Kodak Company

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

William Robbins Barnes

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

3rd cousin 4 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Alice Carpenter

Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Alice Carpenter

Dick Van Dyke

TV Actor - “The Dick Van Dyke Show”

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Alexander Standish

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Hugh Hefner

Founder of Playboy Magazine

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

3rd cousin 6 times removed via William Harlow

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Joanne Woodward

Movie Actress

3rd cousin 6 times removed via William Harlow

Louis Auchincloss

Author

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Alice Carpenter

John Kerry

68th U.S. Secretary of State

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

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Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Dan Quayle

44th U.S. Vice-President

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Alexander Standish

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Marie-Chantal Miller

Crown Princess of Greece

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Alexander Standish

Tuesday Weld

TV and Movie Actress

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Alexander Standish

Peter Fonda

TV and Movie Actor

3rd cousin 6 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Alice Carpenter

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Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Alice Carpenter

Norman Rockwell

American Artist

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Alice Carpenter

Seth MacFarlane

Actor, Animator, Writer and Producer

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

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Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

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David Hyde Pierce

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

John Cena

Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

Bridget Fonda

Movie Actress

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

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Mickey Rourke

Movie Actor

3rd cousin 7 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

Clint Eastwood

TV & Film Actor and Director

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

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Sally Field

TV and Movie Actress

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Alice Carpenter

Treat Williams

TV & Movie Actor

3rd cousin 8 times removed via Gov. William Bradford

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

3rd cousin 9 times removed via Rev. Peter Hobart

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin via John Alden

John Trumbull

American Painter

4th cousin via John Alden

Eliphalet Remington

Founder of Remington Arms Company

4th cousin 1 time removed via John Faunce

William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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James Youngs Smith

29th Governor of Rhode Island

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

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William Sprague

27th Governor of Rhode Island

4th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

4th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

Melvyn Douglas

Movie Actor

4th cousin 3 times removed via William Wetherell

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

4th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

4th cousin 5 times removed via John Alden

Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

4th cousin 5 times removed via John Alden

Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

4th cousin 5 times removed via John Alden

Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

4th cousin 5 times removed via William Wetherell

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John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

4th cousin 5 times removed via John Alden

Warren Buffett

Chairman & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Faunce

Grace Slick

Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

4th cousin 6 times removed via Myles Standish

Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Alden

Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Faunce

Linda Hunt

TV and Movie Actress

4th cousin 6 times removed via John Alden

Richard Gere

Movie Actor

4th cousin 7 times removed via William Wetherell

Zac Efron

Movie Actor

4th cousin 7 times removed via John Alden

Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor

4th cousin 7 times removed via John Alden

Halle Berry

TV and Movie Actress

4th cousin 8 times removed via Edmund Hobart

Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

4th cousin 8 times removed via John Alden

Levi Parsons Morton

22nd U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 1 time removed via George Morton