J. K. Simmons

Famous Kin of
J. K. Simmons

TV and Movie Actor


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Robert Fitz Walter

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

William d'Aubeney

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Robert de Ros

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

23rd great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

26th great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

26th great-grandfather

King Robert I

King of France

31st great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

33rd great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

36th great-grandfather

Sam Houston

1st President of the Republic of Texas

1st cousin 5 times removed via John Paxton

General Elisha F. Paxton

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

2nd cousin 5 times removed via John Paxton

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

4th cousin 5 times removed via Gov. Simon Bradstreet

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner

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

4th cousin 6 times removed via Gov. Thomas Dudley

John Langdon

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

4th cousin 6 times removed via Gov. Thomas Dudley

Millard Fillmore

13th U.S. President

5th cousin 4 times removed via Edward Hazen

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

American “Fireside” Poet

5th cousin 4 times removed via Gov. Simon Bradstreet

Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church

5th cousin 5 times removed via Francis Peabody

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Edmund Waller

English Poet and Politician

5th cousin 11 times removed via John Brome

Bill Paxton

TV and Movie Actor

6th cousin 1 time removed via John Paxton

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

6th cousin 3 times removed via Gov. Simon Bradstreet

Samuel F. B. Morse

Painter and Co-Inventor of Morse Code

6th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas French

Joseph Smith

Founder of the Mormon Church

6th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas French

Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

6th cousin 13 times removed via Sir John Grey of Rotherfield

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Anne Boleyn

2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

6th cousin 14 times removed via Sir John Howard


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