Master Name Index

Surname of ALCOCK



[Uknown] Alcock (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

J. A. Folger — Founder of Folger Coffee Company

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

Ernest Hemingway — Author of The Sun Also Rises

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

Louisa May Alcott — Author of Little Women

Abigail Folger — Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University


Anna Alcock (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

J. A. Folger — Founder of Folger Coffee Company

Abigail Folger — Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”


Elizabeth Alcock (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow — American “Fireside” Poet

Rufus King — Signer of the U.S. Constitution


Elizabeth Alcock of Leamington Priors, Warwickshire (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Ernest Hemingway — Author of The Sun Also Rises


George Alcock (c1605 – 1640)

Famous Descendant(s):

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

J. A. Folger — Founder of Folger Coffee Company

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

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

Abigail Folger — Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University


Joanna Alcock (c1660 – 1746)

Famous Descendant(s):

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

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

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University


John Alcock (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Louisa May Alcott — Author of Little Women


John Alcock (    – c1675)

Famous Descendant(s):

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow — American “Fireside” Poet

Rufus King — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Grace Slick — Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts


John Alcock (c1626/27 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

J. A. Folger — Founder of Folger Coffee Company

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

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

Abigail Folger — Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University


Philip Alcock (c1648 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Louisa May Alcott — Author of Little Women


Sarah Alcock (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Grace Slick — Singer, Songwriter - Jefferson Airplane

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts


Thomas Alcock (c1615 – 1657)

Famous Descendant(s):

Louisa May Alcott — Author of Little Women