Master Name Index

Surname of ANJOU



Adelaide of Anjou (c0947 – 1026)

Famous Descendant(s):

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

King Edward I — King of England

King Henry III — King of England

John Quincy Adams — 6th U.S. President

Abigail (Smith) Adams — First Lady of President John Adams

Hugh le Bigod — Magna Carta Surety

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 V — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Meriwether Lewis — Lewis and Clark Expedition

King Louis VI — King of France

Thomas Jefferson — 3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Harriet Martineau — Author of The Hour and the Man

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Anne Boleyn — 2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Jane (Appleton) Pierce — First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

Samuel Howard — Boston Tea Party Participant

Eli Whitney — Inventor of the Cotton Gin

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Philip Livingston — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Henry de Bohun — Magna Carta Surety

Samuel Prescott — Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

Roger Sherman — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Ellery — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Fletcher Christian — Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

General Hugh Mercer — American Revolutionary War Hero

Major John Pitcairn — British Commander at Battle of Lexington

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Catherine Howard — 5th Wife of King Henry VIII

Robert Treat Paine — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Floyd — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

General William Whipple — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Townsend — Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

Caleb Brewster — Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Elihu Yale — Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

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

Richard More — Mayflower Passenger

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner — First woman executed for murder in U.S. by non-British government

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

William C. C. Claiborne — 1st Governor of Louisiana

William Greene — 2nd Governor of Rhode Island

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Hancock — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

Lyman Hall — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

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

Herman Melville — Author of Moby Dick

John Marshall — 4th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Samuel Ward King — 15th Governor of Rhode Island

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Sim Lee — 2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

Edward Lloyd V — 13th Governor of Maryland

Charles Goldsborough — 16th Governor of Maryland

Robert Catesby — Leader of Gunpowder Plot

Carter Braxton — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Abraham Baldwin — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Ermengarde of Anjou (c0966 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

King Edward I — King of England

King Henry III — King of England

William the Conqueror — King of England

John Quincy Adams — 6th U.S. President

Abigail (Smith) Adams — First Lady of President John Adams

Hugh le Bigod — Magna Carta Surety

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 V — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Meriwether Lewis — Lewis and Clark Expedition

Robert FitzWalter — Magna Carta Surety

Sir Saher de Quincy — Magna Carta Surety

Thomas Jefferson — 3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Harriet Martineau — Author of The Hour and the Man

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Anne Boleyn — 2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Jane (Appleton) Pierce — First Lady of President Franklin Pierce

Samuel Howard — Boston Tea Party Participant

Eli Whitney — Inventor of the Cotton Gin

William Stoughton — Chief Judge and Prosecutor, Salem Witch Trials 1692

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Philip Livingston — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Henry de Bohun — Magna Carta Surety

Samuel Prescott — Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

Roger Sherman — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Ellery — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Fletcher Christian — Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

Major John Pitcairn — British Commander at Battle of Lexington

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Catherine Howard — 5th Wife of King Henry VIII

Sir William de Huntingfield — Magna Carta Surety

Robert Treat Paine — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Floyd — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

General William Whipple — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Caleb Brewster — Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Elihu Yale — Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

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

Richard More — Mayflower Passenger

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner — First woman executed for murder in U.S. by non-British government

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

William C. C. Claiborne — 1st Governor of Louisiana

William Greene — 2nd Governor of Rhode Island

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Hancock — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

Lyman Hall — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

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

John Marshall — 4th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Sim Lee — 2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

Edward Lloyd V — 13th Governor of Maryland

Charles Goldsborough — 16th Governor of Maryland

Robert Catesby — Leader of Gunpowder Plot

Carter Braxton — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Abraham Baldwin — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Fulk I of Anjou (c0870 – 0942)

Famous Descendant(s):

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

King Edward I — King of England

King Henry III — King of England

William the Conqueror — King of England

Hugh le Bigod — Magna Carta Surety

Benjamin Harrison V — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert FitzWalter — Magna Carta Surety

Sir Saher de Quincy — Magna Carta Surety

King Louis VI — King of France

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Anne Boleyn — 2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Philip Livingston — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Henry de Bohun — Magna Carta Surety

Roger Sherman — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Ellery — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Major John Pitcairn — British Commander at Battle of Lexington

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Catherine Howard — 5th Wife of King Henry VIII

Sir William de Huntingfield — Magna Carta Surety

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

General William Whipple — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Caleb Brewster — Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Elihu Yale — Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

Richard More — Mayflower Passenger

William Greene — 2nd Governor of Rhode Island

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

George Clinton — 4th U.S. Vice President

DeWitt Clinton — 6th Governor of New York

Jonathan Swift — Author of Gulliver's Travels

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Catesby — Leader of Gunpowder Plot

Carter Braxton — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Fulk II of Anjou (    – 0958)

Famous Descendant(s):

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

King Edward I — King of England

King Henry III — King of England

William the Conqueror — King of England

Abigail (Smith) Adams — First Lady of President John Adams

Hugh le Bigod — Magna Carta Surety

Henry Lee III — 9th Governor of Virginia

William Henry Harrison — 9th U.S. President

Benjamin Harrison V — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Meriwether Lewis — Lewis and Clark Expedition

Robert FitzWalter — Magna Carta Surety

Sir Saher de Quincy — Magna Carta Surety

King Louis VI — King of France

Thomas Jefferson — 3rd U.S. President and Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Anne Boleyn — 2nd Wife of King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Samuel Howard — Boston Tea Party Participant

William Stoughton — Chief Judge and Prosecutor, Salem Witch Trials 1692

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Philip Livingston — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Henry de Bohun — Magna Carta Surety

Samuel Prescott — Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride

Roger Sherman — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Ellery — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Major John Pitcairn — British Commander at Battle of Lexington

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Catherine Howard — 5th Wife of King Henry VIII

Sir William de Huntingfield — Magna Carta Surety

Robert Treat Paine — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

General William Whipple — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Robert Townsend — Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

Caleb Brewster — Member of the Culper Spy Ring during the American Revolution

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Elihu Yale — Benefactor and Namesake of Yale College

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

Richard More — Mayflower Passenger

Bathsheba (Ruggles) Spooner — First woman executed for murder in U.S. by non-British government

William C. C. Claiborne — 1st Governor of Louisiana

William Greene — 2nd Governor of Rhode Island

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Hancock — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

Lyman Hall — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

George Clinton — 4th U.S. Vice President

DeWitt Clinton — 6th Governor of New York

Jonathan Swift — Author of Gulliver's Travels

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Thomas Sim Lee — 2nd and 7th Governor of Maryland

Robert Catesby — Leader of Gunpowder Plot

Carter Braxton — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University