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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American “Fireside” Poet


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Henry Samson

Mayflower Passenger

4th great-grandfather

John Alden

Mayflower Passenger

5th great-grandfather

John Howland

Mayflower Passenger

5th great-grandfather

Richard Warren

Mayflower Passenger

5th great-grandfather

William Brewster

Mayflower Passenger

6th great-grandfather

John Tilley

Mayflower Passenger

6th great-grandfather

Rufus King

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

1st cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Bragdon III

John Trumbull

American Painter

2nd cousin 2 times removed via Rev. Ichabod Wiswall

Josiah Bartlett

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

2nd cousin 3 times removed via John Webster Jr.

Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

3rd cousin 2 times removed via John Gorham

John Adams

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

3rd cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

First woman executed for murder in U.S. by non-British government

3rd cousin 3 times removed via John Howland

Franklin Pierce

14th U.S. President

4th cousin 1 time removed via John Webster Jr.

Sir Robert Baird Borden

8th Prime Minister of Canada

4th cousin 1 time removed via Joseph Lathrop

Benedict Arnold

Traitor of the American Revolution

4th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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Richard Warren Sears

Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck, & Co.

4th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Banks

John Quincy Adams

6th U.S. President

4th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Helen Keller

Author and Activist

4th cousin 2 times removed via William Longfellow

Barbara (Pierce) Bush

First Lady of President George H.W. Bush

4th cousin 4 times removed via Stephen Samson

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Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

4th cousin 4 times removed via William Longfellow

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Sarah Palin

9th Governor of Alaska

4th cousin 4 times removed via Stephen Samson

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George W. Bush

43rd U.S. President

4th cousin 5 times removed via Stephen Samson

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Richard Gere

Movie Actor

4th cousin 5 times removed via Joseph Bartlett

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Jeb Bush

43rd Governor of Florida

4th cousin 5 times removed via Stephen Samson

Hannah Davis

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

4th cousin 7 times removed via Mary Davis

Eli Whitney

Inventor of the Cotton Gin

5th cousin via Rev. John Lathrop

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Poet

5th cousin via Henry Sewall III

Louisa May Alcott

Author of Little Women

5th cousin via Henry Sewall III

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin via Rev. John Lathrop

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Ulysses S. Grant

18th U.S. President

5th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Grover Cleveland

22nd and 24th U.S. President

5th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sewall III

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Francis Edward Hinckley

Co-Founder of the University of Chicago

5th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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Joseph Smith

Founder of the Mormon Church

5th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Winslow Homer

American Artist

5th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sewall III

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Shanghai Pierce

Texas Cattleman

5th cousin 1 time removed via William Pabodie

Henry Lee Higginson

Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

5th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Sewall III

William Cullen Bryant

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 1 time removed via John Alden

C. W. Post

Founder of Post Cereals

5th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Frank W. Woolworth

Founder of F.W. Woolworth Company

5th cousin 1 time removed via Edward Griswold

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

5th cousin 1 time removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Grace (Goodhue) Coolidge

First Lady of President Calvin Coolidge

5th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Bartlett

Zachary Taylor

12th U.S. President

5th cousin 2 times removed via William Brewster

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

5th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Pope

Edith (Carow) Roosevelt

First Lady of President Theodore Roosevelt

5th cousin 2 times removed via John Gorham

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 2 times removed via John Gorham

Marjorie Post

Founder of General Foods

5th cousin 2 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

5th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Sewall III

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J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

5th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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General Douglas MacArthur

U.S. Army - World War II

5th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Pope

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Marilyn Monroe

Actress, Model, and Singer

5th cousin 3 times removed via William Pabodie

Henry Fonda

Movie Actor

5th cousin 3 times removed via Thomas Pope

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Christopher Lloyd

Movie Actor

5th cousin 3 times removed via John Gorham

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Louis Auchincloss

Author

5th cousin 3 times removed via John Gorham

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Charles Dawes

30th U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Orson Welles

Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

5th cousin 3 times removed via William Pabodie

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Allen Dulles

5th Director of the C.I.A.

5th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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John Foster Dulles

52nd U.S. Secretary of State

5th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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Erskine Childers

4th President of Ireland

5th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Bartlett

Barbara Hutton

Socialite (aka “Poor Little Rich Girl”)

5th cousin 3 times removed via Edward Griswold

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George H. W. Bush

41st U.S. President

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Pope

Dick Cheney

46th U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Sewall III

Nancy (Davis) Reagan

First Lady of President Ronald Reagan

5th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Griswold

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John Hinckley, Jr.

Shot President Ronald Reagan

5th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

5th cousin 4 times removed via Thomas Pope

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Shirley Temple

Movie Actress

5th cousin 4 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Anthony Perkins

Movie Actor

5th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Chevy Chase

Comedian, Actor and Writer

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Gorham

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James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

5th cousin 4 times removed via Henry Sewall III

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Gorham

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Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

5th cousin 4 times removed via John Gorham

Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Clint Eastwood

Movie Actor

5th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Gorham

Alec Baldwin

Television and Movie Actor

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Gorham

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Howard Dean

79th Governor of Vermont

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Joanne Woodward

Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Bartlett

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Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

5th cousin 5 times removed via John Gorham

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Brian Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Dennis Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Carl Wilson

Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Sigourney Weaver

Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Andrews

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Adlai Stevenson III

U.S. Senator from Illinois

5th cousin 5 times removed via William Pabodie

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

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Linda Hamilton

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Sewall III

Ed Helms

TV and Movie Actor

5th cousin 5 times removed via Edward Griswold

Dick Clark

Radio and TV Host

5th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Henry A. Wallace

33rd U.S. Vice-President

5th cousin 5 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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Zac Efron

Movie Actor

5th cousin 5 times removed via William Pabodie

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Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Pope

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers

5th cousin 6 times removed via Edward Griswold

Jake Gyllenhaal

American Movie Actor

5th cousin 6 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

Maggie Gyllenhaal

American Movie Actress

5th cousin 6 times removed via Rev. John Lathrop

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Ellen DeGeneres

Comedienne and TV Personality

5th cousin 6 times removed via William Pabodie

Liv Tyler

TV and Movie Actress

5th cousin 6 times removed via Edward Griswold

Henry David Thoreau

American Author and Poet

6th cousin via Richard Warren

Sir Charles Tupper

6th Prime Minister of Canada

6th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Warren

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

6th cousin 1 time removed via Love Brewster

Joseph Wharton

Founder of the Wharton School of Business

6th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State

6th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Warren

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Howland

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Laura Ingalls-Wilder

Author of Little House on the Prairie

6th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Warren

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Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

6th cousin 2 times removed via Edward Shepard

Emily Post

American Author on Etiquette

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

6th cousin 2 times removed via Love Brewster

Charles Edward Merrill

Co-Founder of Merrill Lynch & Company

6th cousin 2 times removed via John Alden

Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

6th cousin 2 times removed via Love Brewster

Raquel Welch

Movie Actress

6th cousin 3 times removed via John Alden

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Alan Shepard

Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

6th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Warren

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Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

6th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Warren

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Paget Brewster

TV Actress

6th cousin 3 times removed via Love Brewster

Marie Osmond

Singer, Actress and Doll Designer

6th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. William Tompson

Donny Osmond

Singer, Actor and Dancer

6th cousin 3 times removed via Rev. William Tompson

Amelia Earhart

Aviation Pioneer

6th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Warren

Dick Van Dyke

TV Actor - “The Dick Van Dyke Show”

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Alden

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Taylor Swift

Singer and Songwriter

6th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Warren

Dr. Benjamin Spock

American Pediatrician and Author on Child Care

6th cousin 4 times removed via John Howland

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 4 times removed via Love Brewster

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

6th cousin 4 times removed via Love Brewster

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Matt Damon

Movie Actor

6th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Warren

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Carly Fiorina

CEO of Hewlett-Packard

6th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Warren

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Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

6th cousin 5 times removed via Richard Warren

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Singer and Songwriter

6th cousin 6 times removed via Richard Warren

Commodore Matthew C. Perry

Led Black Ships Expedition to Japan

7th cousin via William Brewster

Oliver Hazard Perry

Hero of Lake Erie during the War of 1812

7th cousin via William Brewster

General George B. McClellan

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

7th cousin via William Brewster

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Potter Palmer

Co-Founder of Marshall Fields

7th cousin via Henry Howland

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Henry Crapo

14th Governor of Michigan

7th cousin via Henry Howland

Lewis Henry Lapham

Co-Founder of Texaco

7th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Howland

Lowell Thomas

Radio and TV Commentator

7th cousin 1 time removed via Mrs. Finney

Richard Nixon

37th U.S. President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

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Bing Crosby

Singer and Movie Actor

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

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William Durant

Co-Founder of General Motors and Founder of Frigidaire

7th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Howland

Sir Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Brewster

Vincent Price

Movie Actor

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Collier

John Steinbeck

Author of The Grapes of Wrath

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Collier

Johnny Carson

TV Host - “The Tonight Show”

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Meryl Streep

Movie Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Howland

Illeana Douglas

TV and Movie Actress

7th cousin 3 times removed via William Brewster

Pete Seeger

American Folk Singer

7th cousin 4 times removed via William Brewster

Mizuo Peck

TV and Movie Actress

7th cousin 4 times removed via William Brewster

David Carradine

TV and Movie Actor

7th cousin 5 times removed via Henry Howland

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

7th cousin 6 times removed via William Brewster