Drew Brees

Famous Kin of
Drew Brees

NFL Quarterback


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Lyman Hall

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

3rd cousin 8 times removed via John Plumb

Louisa May Alcott

Author of Little Women

5th cousin 4 times removed via Samuel Hickcock

General Joseph Warren

Killed at Battle of Bunker Hill

5th cousin 7 times removed via William Chaplin

William Williams

Signer of the Declaration of Independence

5th cousin 7 times removed via William Chaplin

Abraham Baldwin

Signer of the U.S. Constitution

5th cousin 9 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Wild Bill Hickok

Gunfighter and Lawman

6th cousin 4 times removed via William Hickcock

Gerald Ford

38th U.S. President

7th cousin 2 times removed via Samuel Hickcock

Gilbert Clifford Noble

Co-Founder of Barnes & Noble

7th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Plumb

Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President

7th cousin 4 times removed via John Plumb

J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector

7th cousin 4 times removed via John Plumb

Sir Robert Laird Borden

8th Prime Minister of Canada

7th cousin 5 times removed via Thomas Wheeler

Jane (Appleton) Pierce

First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

7th cousin 6 times removed via Robert Plumb

Marshall Field

Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

7th cousin 7 times removed via Richard Baldwin

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Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises

8th cousin 1 time removed via John Plumb

Dr. Hawley H. Crippen

Murderer in Erik Larson's “Thunderstruck”

8th cousin 2 times removed via James Bennett

J.P. Morgan, Jr.

American Banker and Philanthropist

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Plumb

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Gloria Vanderbilt

Fashion Designer

8th cousin 3 times removed via John Plumb

Francis Edward Hinckley

Co-Founder of the University of Chicago

8th cousin 4 times removed via William Chaplin

General George B. McClellan

Union Army - U.S. Civil War

8th cousin 4 times removed via William Chaplin

Philip Danforth Armour

Founder of Armour & Company

8th cousin 4 times removed via William Chaplin

Thomas Edison

Inventor

8th cousin 6 times removed via Richard Baldwin

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Sydney Biddle Barrows

Mayflower Madam

9th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Bennett

Anna Gunn

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 1 time removed via John Plumb

Henry Sturgis Morgan

Co-Founder of Morgan Stanley

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Plumb

Dr. Benjamin Spock

American Pediatrician and Author on Child Care

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Plumb

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Anderson Cooper

Television Journalist

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Plumb

John Lithgow

Stage, TV, and Movie Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed via Sylvester Baldwin Jr.

Thomas J. Watson, Jr.

President and CEO of I.B.M.

9th cousin 2 times removed via John Plumb

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Author of Tarzan and John Carter

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Chaplin

Wilbur Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Chaplin

Orville Wright

Wright Brothers - Aviation Pioneer

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Chaplin

Warren G. Harding

29th U.S. President

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Chaplin

George Gallup

Inventor of the Gallup Poll

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Chaplin

James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President

9th cousin 3 times removed via William Chaplin

Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin via James Bennett

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower

First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

10th cousin 1 time removed via Sylvester Baldwin Jr.

John Adams Morgan

1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

10th cousin 1 time removed via John Plumb

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Humphrey Bogart

Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed via William Chaplin

Katharine Hepburn

Movie Actress

10th cousin 2 times removed via William Chaplin

Louis Auchincloss

Author

10th cousin 2 times removed via William Chaplin

Clarence Day

Author of Life with Father

10th cousin 2 times removed via William Chaplin

Endicott Peabody

62nd Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 2 times removed via Thomas Wheeler

Thomas Edmund Dewey

47th Governor of New York

10th cousin 2 times removed via William Chaplin

Calvin Coolidge

30th U.S. President

10th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Plumb

Robert Frost

Poet and Playwright

10th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Plumb

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

10th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Plumb

Leverett Saltonstall

55th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Plumb

Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President

11th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

John Hinckley, Jr.

Shot President Ronald Reagan

11th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Kyra Sedgwick

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed via Thomas Wheeler

Julia Child

American Chef, Author and TV Personality

11th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

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Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist

11th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Henry A. Wallace

33rd U.S. Vice-President

11th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

11th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

11th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Plumb

Christopher Reeve

Movie Actor

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Jane Fonda

Movie Actress

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Lillian Gish

Stage, TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Baldwin

Princess Diana

Princess of Wales

12th cousin via William Chaplin

Alec Baldwin

Television and Movie Actor

12th cousin via William Chaplin

Ted Danson

TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

12th cousin via William Chaplin

Paget Brewster

TV Actress

12th cousin via William Chaplin

Jordana Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin via William Chaplin

Prince William

Duke of Cambridge

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Prince Harry

Duke of Sussex

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Kate Upton

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Oliver Platt

Movie Actor

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

James Spader

TV and Movie Actor

12th cousin 1 time removed via Robert Plumb

Elisabeth Shue

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Andrew Shue

TV Actor

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

James Taylor

Singer-Songwriter

12th cousin 1 time removed via William Chaplin

Ben Affleck

Movie Actor

13th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Baldwin

Alexandra Breckenridge

TV and Movie Actress

13th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Baldwin


Drew Brees photo by David Reber (CC BY-SA 2.0)