Master Name Index

Surname of ACRE



Joan of Acre (1272 – 1307)

Famous Descendant(s):

George H. W. Bush — 41st U.S. President

George W. Bush — 43rd U.S. President

Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield — First Lady of President James Garfield

Calvin Coolidge — 30th U.S. President

Richard Gere — Movie Actor

Tennessee Williams — Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

Henry Lee III — 9th Governor of Virginia

General Robert E. Lee — Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

William Henry Harrison — 9th U.S. President

Benjamin Harrison — 23rd U.S. President

Benjamin Harrison V — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Meriwether Lewis — Lewis and Clark Expedition

Charles A. Pillsbury — Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Catherine Middleton — Duchess of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Harriet Martineau — Author of The Hour and the Man

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

Zachary Taylor — 12th U.S. President

Gerald Ford — 38th U.S. President

Harper Lee — Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

Henry Clay Folger — Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil

J. A. Folger — Founder of Folger Coffee Company

Samuel Howard — Boston Tea Party Participant

Franklin D. Roosevelt — 32nd U.S. President

Alice (Lee) Roosevelt — First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

General George S. Patton — U.S. Army - World War II

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Susan B. Anthony — Women's Rights Advocate

Walt Disney — Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

William Howard Taft — 27th U.S. President

Mitt Romney — 70th Governor of Massachusetts

George Romney — 43rd Governor of Michigan

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

Nelson Rockefeller — 41st U.S. Vice-President

Camilla Parker Bowles — Duchess of Cornwall

Raquel Welch — Movie Actress

Jesse James — Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer

Vachel Lindsay — American Poet

Grover Cleveland — 22nd and 24th U.S. President

Mamie (Doud) Eisenhower — First Lady of President Dwight Eisenhower

Lou (Henry) Hoover — First Lady of President Herbert Hoover

Ellen Louise (Axson) Wilson — First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

Edith (Bolling) Wilson — First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

Stephen A. Douglas — Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

Britney Spears — Singer, Entertainer

Katharine Hepburn — Movie Actress

General Douglas MacArthur — U.S. Army - World War II

Frank Lloyd Wright — American Architect

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Fletcher Christian — Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

Marilyn Monroe — Actress, Model, and Singer

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Catherine Howard — 5th Wife of King Henry VIII

Admiral Richard Byrd — Polar Explorer

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Abigail Folger — Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

Sandra Day O'Connor — First Female U.S. Supreme Court Justice

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Roy Rogers — Cowboy movie actor and singer

Anne Baxter — Movie Actress

Paris Hilton — Socialite and TV Personality

George Mason — Father of the U.S. Bill of Rights

Richard More — Mayflower Passenger

Adlai Stevenson II — 31st Governor of Illinois

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Randolph Scott — Movie Actor

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”

Shanghai Pierce — Texas Cattleman

Ted Danson — TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

Orson Welles — Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

General James Longstreet — Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

Jack London — Author of “The Call of the Wild”

John Kerry — 68th U.S. Secretary of State

Brian Wilson — Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

Dennis Wilson — Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

Carl Wilson — Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

Jeb Bush — 43rd Governor of Florida

Thomas Pynchon — American Novelist

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

Allen Dulles — 5th Director of the C.I.A.

John Foster Dulles — 52nd U.S. Secretary of State

Chevy Chase — Comedian, Actor and Writer

Ellen DeGeneres — Comedienne and TV Personality

Guy Ritchie — British Filmmaker

Marjorie Post — Founder of General Foods

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

Adlai Stevenson III — U.S. Senator from Illinois

Linda Hamilton — TV and Movie Actress

Amelia Earhart — Aviation Pioneer

Joseph Wharton — Founder of the Wharton School of Business

General George C. Marshall — Author of “The Marshall Plan”

Harry F. Byrd — 50th Governor of Virginia

Sarah Ferguson — Duchess of York

Olivia De Havilland — Movie Actress

Joan Fontaine — Movie Actress

George Clinton — 4th U.S. Vice President

DeWitt Clinton — 6th Governor of New York

Lt. Gen. James Brudenell — Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

Jonathan Swift — Author of Gulliver's Travels

Erskine Childers — 4th President of Ireland

Alan Ladd — Movie Actor

Hugh Grant — Movie Actor

Elisabeth Shue — TV and Movie Actress

Andrew Shue — TV Actor

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor

William Rufus Day — 36th U.S. Secretary of State

Anna Gunn — TV and Movie Actress

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

Kevin Love — NBA All-Star Player

Mike Love — Co-Founder of The Beach Boys

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. — U.S. Supreme Court Justice

Endicott Peabody — 62nd Governor of Massachusetts

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Willis Carrier — Inventor of Air Conditioning

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Amy Adams — Movie Actress

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Benedict Cumberbatch — Movie, Television and Stage Actor

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Charles Carnan Ridgely — 15th Governor of Maryland

Kit Harington — TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

William H. Macy — TV and Movie Actor

Meghan Markle — Duchess of Sussex, TV Actress

John Cena — Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts

Treat Williams — TV & Movie Actor


Louis of Acre (c1235 – 1263)

Famous Descendant(s):

George H. W. Bush — 41st U.S. President

George W. Bush — 43rd U.S. President

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

Gerald Ford — 38th U.S. President

Franklin D. Roosevelt — 32nd U.S. President

Alice (Lee) Roosevelt — First Wife of President Theodore Roosevelt

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

Nelson Rockefeller — 41st U.S. Vice-President

Camilla Parker Bowles — Duchess of Cornwall

Raquel Welch — Movie Actress

Edith (Bolling) Wilson — First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson

Juliette Gordon Low — Founder of the Girl Scouts

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Sir Charles Tupper — 6th Prime Minister of Canada

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Johnny Carson — TV Host - “The Tonight Show”

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Ted Danson — TV Actor - “Cheers”, “CSI”

Orson Welles — Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

John Kerry — 68th U.S. Secretary of State

Jeb Bush — 43rd Governor of Florida

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

Chevy Chase — Comedian, Actor and Writer

Buckminster Fuller — Author, Architect, and Inventor

Ed Helms — TV and Movie Actor

Sarah Ferguson — Duchess of York

George Clinton — 4th U.S. Vice President

DeWitt Clinton — 6th Governor of New York

Lt. Gen. James Brudenell — Leader of the “Charge of the Light Brigade”

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

David Angell — TV Producer - 9/11 Victim

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

Endicott Peabody — 62nd Governor of Massachusetts

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Benedict Cumberbatch — Movie, Television and Stage Actor

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress

Kit Harington — TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

John Cena — Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts