Master Name Index

Surname of ATWOOD



Abigail Atwood (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Eliphalet Remington — Founder of Remington Arms Company


Agnes Atwood (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

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

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Robert Frost — Poet and Playwright

Henry Lee Higginson — Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

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

Thomas Pynchon — American Novelist

James Spader — TV and 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

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts


Albert Atwood (1815 – 1862)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Barnabas Atwood (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Charles Albert "Bert" Atwood (1868 – 1942)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Elizabeth Atwood (1726 – 1786)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Joseph Atwood (1742 – 1824)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Lemuel Atwood (c1791 – 1854)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Mary Atwood (c1733 – 1802)

Famous Descendant(s):

Ed Helms — TV and Movie Actor


Nathaniel Atwood (1693 – 1767)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Ruth Ellen Atwood (1923 – 2011)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Stanley True Atwood (1892 – 1933)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


Thomas Albert Atwood (1843 – 1914)

Famous Descendant(s):

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer


William Atwood of Kent (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

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

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Robert Frost — Poet and Playwright

Henry Lee Higginson — Founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra

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

Thomas Pynchon — American Novelist

James Spader — TV and 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

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts