Henry Clay Folger

Famous Kin of
Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil


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Francis Cooke

Mayflower Passenger

7th great-grandfather

Richard Warren

Mayflower Passenger

7th great-grandfather

Edward I, King of England

18th great-grandfather

Henry III, King of England

19th great-grandfather

John de Lacy

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Gilbert de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

20th great-grandfather

Hugh le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Richard de Clare

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Henry de Bohun

Magna Carta Surety

21st great-grandfather

Saher de Quincy

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Roger le Bigod

Magna Carta Surety

22nd great-grandfather

Louis VI, King of France

23rd great-grandfather

William the Conqueror

King of England

24th great-grandfather

Robert I, King of France

29th great-grandfather

Alfred the Great

King of the Anglo-Saxons

31st great-grandfather

Charlemagne

King of the Franks

34th great-grandfather

J. A. Folger

Founder of Folger Coffee Company

Uncle via Samuel Brown Folger

Abigail Folger

Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

1st cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Brown Folger

Benjamin Franklin

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

1st cousin 6 times removed via Peter Folger

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Lucretia (Coffin) Mott

Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate

2nd cousin 2 times removed via Abisha Folger

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John Dryden

England's First Poet Laureate

2nd cousin 7 times removed via John Dryden

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Catherine Parr

6th Wife of King Henry VIII

2nd cousin 12 times removed via Sir Thomas Greene Jr.

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Rear Admiral William Folger

United States Navy

3rd cousin 1 time removed via Abisha Folger

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Jonathan Worth

39th Governor of North Carolina

3rd cousin 2 times removed via Sylvanus Hussey

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Nathaniel Gorham

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

3rd cousin 3 times removed via Nathaniel Starbuck

Maj. Gen. Nathanael Greene

American Revolution

3rd cousin 3 times removed via Giles Slocum

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Admiral Sir Isaac Coffin

British Royal Navy

3rd cousin 4 times removed via James Coffin

Deborah Samson

Female Revolutionary War Veteran

3rd cousin 4 times removed via William Harlow

Roger Sherman

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 5 times removed via Dr. Richard Palgrave

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Jonathan Swift

Author of Gulliver's Travels

3rd cousin 6 times removed via John Dryden