Master Name Index

Surname of AUDLEY



Alice de Audley (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Tennessee Williams — Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

Humphrey Bogart — Movie Actor

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

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

Gerald Ford — 38th U.S. President

Dr. H. H. Holmes — Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Rutherford B. Hayes — 19th U.S. President

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

Herbert Hoover — 31st U.S. President

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw — Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

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

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Kate Upton — Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

John Brown — American Abolitionist

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

James Sherman — 27th U.S. Vice-President

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

Linda Hamilton — TV and Movie Actress

Keri Russell — TV and Movie Actress

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University

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

Alan Ladd — Movie Actor

George Hamilton — TV and Movie Actor

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona

Carole Lombard — Movie Actress

Sarah Palin — 9th Governor of Alaska

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. — American “Fireside” Poet

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

John Cena — Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

J. K. Simmons — TV and Movie Actor

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Marie-Chantal Miller — Crown Princess of Greece

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Alice de Audley (c1302 – 1373/74)

Famous Descendant(s):

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

George W. Bush — 43rd U.S. President

Calvin Coolidge — 30th U.S. President

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

Lucille Ball — TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

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.

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

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

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

Zachary Taylor — 12th U.S. President

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

Eleanor Roosevelt — First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt — 26th U.S. President

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

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Lee Harvey Oswald — Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

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

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Jimmy Carter — 39th U.S. President

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

William Howard Taft — 27th U.S. President

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

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

Frank Lloyd Wright — American Architect

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Fletcher Christian — Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty

Robert Frost — Poet and Playwright

Anthony West — Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

Ralph Waldo Emerson — American Poet

Admiral Richard Byrd — Polar Explorer

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Floyd — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

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

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

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

Randolph Scott — Movie Actor

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

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

Jeb Bush — 43rd Governor of Florida

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

Ellen DeGeneres — Comedienne and TV Personality

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Guy Ritchie — British Filmmaker

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

Linda Hamilton — TV and Movie Actress

Harry F. Byrd — 50th Governor of Virginia

Lytton Strachey — Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

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”

Hugh Grant — Movie Actor

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

Endicott Peabody — 62nd Governor of Massachusetts

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet

Ichabod Goodwin — 27th Governor of New Hampshire

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Benedict Cumberbatch — Movie, Television and Stage Actor

Alan Turing — WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer

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

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Ann Audley (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Amy Adams — Movie Actress


Elizabeth de Audley (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

Harper Lee — Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

Truman Capote — Author of In Cold Blood

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

Jennifer Lawrence — Movie Actress


Emma de Audley (    – c1278)

Famous Descendant(s):

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

Harper Lee — Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

Truman Capote — Author of In Cold Blood

Florence (Kling) Harding — First Lady of President Warren G. Harding

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

Edwin Hubble — Astronomer

Jennifer Lawrence — Movie Actress

Homer G. Balcom — Designer of the Empire State Building


Henry de Audley (c1175 – c1246)

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

Humphrey Bogart — Movie Actor

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

Lucille Ball — TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

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.

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

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

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

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

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

Dr. H. H. Holmes — Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

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

Eleanor Roosevelt — First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt — 26th U.S. President

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

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Lee Harvey Oswald — Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

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

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Walt Disney — Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Truman Capote — Author of In Cold Blood

Jimmy Carter — 39th U.S. President

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

William Howard Taft — 27th U.S. President

Rutherford B. Hayes — 19th U.S. President

Mitt Romney — 70th Governor of Massachusetts

George Romney — 43rd Governor of Michigan

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

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

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

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

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

Florence (Kling) Harding — First Lady of President Warren G. Harding

Herbert Hoover — 31st U.S. President

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

Stephen A. Douglas — Participated in Lincoln-Douglas Debates

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

Edwin Hubble — Astronomer

Robert Frost — Poet and Playwright

Anthony West — Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

Marilyn Monroe — Actress, Model, and Singer

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Ralph Waldo Emerson — American Poet

Admiral Richard Byrd — Polar Explorer

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Floyd — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Abigail Folger — Charles Manson Murder Victim and Folger Coffee Heiress

Jennifer Lawrence — Movie Actress

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

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw — Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

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

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

Adlai Stevenson II — 31st Governor of Illinois

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Randolph Scott — Movie Actor

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”

Shanghai Pierce — Texas Cattleman

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

Orson Welles — Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

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

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

Jeb Bush — 43rd Governor of Florida

John Brown — American Abolitionist

Thomas Pynchon — American Novelist

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

James Sherman — 27th U.S. Vice-President

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

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Guy Ritchie — British Filmmaker

Oliver Platt — Movie Actor

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

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

Keri Russell — TV and Movie Actress

Amelia Earhart — Aviation Pioneer

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

Joseph Wharton — Founder of the Wharton School of Business

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University

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

Harry F. Byrd — 50th Governor of Virginia

Lytton Strachey — Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

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

George Hamilton — TV and Movie Actor

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona

Carole Lombard — Movie Actress

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor

Sarah Palin — 9th Governor of Alaska

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

Anna Gunn — TV and Movie Actress

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. — American “Fireside” Poet

Endicott Peabody — 62nd Governor of Massachusetts

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet

Ichabod Goodwin — 27th Governor of New Hampshire

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Homer G. Balcom — Designer of the Empire State Building

Willis Carrier — Inventor of Air Conditioning

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Benedict Cumberbatch — Movie, Television and Stage Actor

Alan Turing — WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Charles Carnan Ridgely — 15th Governor of Maryland

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer

Kit Harington — TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

William H. Macy — TV and Movie Actor

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

Meghan Markle — Duchess of Sussex, TV Actress

J. K. Simmons — TV and Movie Actor

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Marie-Chantal Miller — Crown Princess of Greece

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Hugh de Audley (1289 – 1347)

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

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

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

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”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hugh Grant — Movie Actor

Elisabeth Shue — TV and Movie Actress

Andrew Shue — TV Actor

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

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

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

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

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts


Hugh I de Audley (c1250 – c1336)

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

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

Lucille Ball — TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

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.

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

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

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

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

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

Eleanor Roosevelt — First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt — 26th U.S. President

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

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Lee Harvey Oswald — Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

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

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Walt Disney — Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Jimmy Carter — 39th U.S. President

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

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

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

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

Robert Frost — Poet and Playwright

Anthony West — Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

Marilyn Monroe — Actress, Model, and Singer

Ralph Waldo Emerson — American Poet

Admiral Richard Byrd — Polar Explorer

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Floyd — 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

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

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

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

Orson Welles — Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

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

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

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

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Guy Ritchie — British Filmmaker

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

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

Lytton Strachey — Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

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

Hugh Grant — Movie Actor

Elisabeth Shue — TV and Movie Actress

Andrew Shue — TV Actor

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

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

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

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

Endicott Peabody — 62nd Governor of Massachusetts

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet

Ichabod Goodwin — 27th Governor of New Hampshire

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Willis Carrier — Inventor of Air Conditioning

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Benedict Cumberbatch — Movie, Television and Stage Actor

Alan Turing — WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Charles Carnan Ridgely — 15th Governor of Maryland

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer

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

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


James Audley (1312/13 – 1386)

Famous Descendant(s):

Henry Lee III — 9th Governor of Virginia

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

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

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Oliver Platt — Movie Actor

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space

Sarah Ferguson — Duchess of York

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia


James de Audley (c1220 – c1272)

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

Humphrey Bogart — Movie Actor

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

Lucille Ball — TV Actress - “I Love Lucy”

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.

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

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

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

King Henry VIII — King of England

Jane Seymour — 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

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

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

Dr. H. H. Holmes — Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

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

Eleanor Roosevelt — First Lady of President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt — 26th U.S. President

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

James Madison — 4th U.S. President

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Lee Harvey Oswald — Accused Assassin of President John F. Kennedy

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

Lizzie Borden — Accused Murderess

Robert Abell — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Elizabeth Montgomery — TV Actress - “Bewitched”

Walt Disney — Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company

Rev. George Burroughs — Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692

Jimmy Carter — 39th U.S. President

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

William Howard Taft — 27th U.S. President

Rutherford B. Hayes — 19th U.S. President

Mitt Romney — 70th Governor of Massachusetts

George Romney — 43rd Governor of Michigan

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

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

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

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

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

Herbert Hoover — 31st U.S. President

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

Robert Frost — Poet and Playwright

Anthony West — Novelist and writer for the New Yorker

Marilyn Monroe — Actress, Model, and Singer

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Ralph Waldo Emerson — American Poet

Admiral Richard Byrd — Polar Explorer

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam

Thomas Nelson — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

William Floyd — 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

Caesar Rodney — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw — Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

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

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

Adlai Stevenson II — 31st Governor of Illinois

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Randolph Scott — Movie Actor

Kate Upton — Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Hetty Green“The Witch of Wall Street”

Shanghai Pierce — Texas Cattleman

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

Orson Welles — Radio, Stage, and Movie Actor

Charles Darwin — Theory of Evolution

Catherine Parr — 6th Wife of King Henry VIII

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

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

Jeb Bush — 43rd Governor of Florida

John Brown — American Abolitionist

Thomas Pynchon — American Novelist

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

James Sherman — 27th U.S. Vice-President

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

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Guy Ritchie — British Filmmaker

Oliver Platt — Movie Actor

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

Marjorie Post — Founder of General Foods

C. W. Post — Founder of Post Cereals

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space

Adlai Stevenson III — U.S. Senator from Illinois

Linda Hamilton — TV and Movie Actress

Keri Russell — TV and Movie Actress

Amelia Earhart — Aviation Pioneer

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

Joseph Wharton — Founder of the Wharton School of Business

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University

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

Harry F. Byrd — 50th Governor of Virginia

Lytton Strachey — Author and Co-Founder of Bloomsbury Group

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

George Hamilton — TV and Movie Actor

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host

Elisabeth Shue — TV and Movie Actress

Andrew Shue — TV Actor

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona

Carole Lombard — Movie Actress

Illeana Douglas — TV and Movie Actress

Melvyn Douglas — Movie Actor

Sarah Palin — 9th Governor of Alaska

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

Anna Gunn — TV and Movie Actress

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. — American “Fireside” Poet

Endicott Peabody — 62nd Governor of Massachusetts

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet

Ichabod Goodwin — 27th Governor of New Hampshire

Richard Henry Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Willis Carrier — Inventor of Air Conditioning

Francis Lightfoot Lee — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Benedict Cumberbatch — Movie, Television and Stage Actor

Alan Turing — WWII Codebreaker of Nazi Enigma Machine

Tilda Swinton — Movie Actress

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Charles Carnan Ridgely — 15th Governor of Maryland

Dave Cowens — NBA Hall of Famer

Kit Harington — TV Actor - “Game of Thrones”

William H. Macy — TV and Movie Actor

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

Meghan Markle — Duchess of Sussex, TV Actress

John Cena — Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

J. K. Simmons — TV and Movie Actor

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Marie-Chantal Miller — Crown Princess of Greece

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


James de Audley of Heleigh (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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

Harper Lee — Author of To Kill a Mockingbird

Truman Capote — Author of In Cold Blood

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

Jennifer Lawrence — Movie Actress


Joan Audley (c1331 – c1393)

Famous Descendant(s):

Henry Lee III — 9th Governor of Virginia

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

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

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Oliver Platt — Movie Actor

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space

Sarah Ferguson — Duchess of York

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia


Margaret de Audley (c1324 – c1351)

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

George Washington — 1st U.S. President

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

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”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hugh Grant — Movie Actor

Elisabeth Shue — TV and Movie Actress

Andrew Shue — TV Actor

Carly Fiorina — CEO of Hewlett-Packard

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

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

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

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Dana Gibson — Graphic Artist

Leverett Saltonstall — 55th Governor of Massachusetts


Nicholas Audley (1289 – c1316)

Famous Descendant(s):

Tennessee Williams — Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

Humphrey Bogart — Movie Actor

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

Henry Lee III — 9th Governor of Virginia

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

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

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

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

Gerald Ford — 38th U.S. President

Dr. H. H. Holmes — Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Rutherford B. Hayes — 19th U.S. President

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

Herbert Hoover — 31st U.S. President

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

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw — Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

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

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Kate Upton — Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

John Brown — American Abolitionist

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

James Sherman — 27th U.S. Vice-President

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Oliver Platt — Movie Actor

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space

Linda Hamilton — TV and Movie Actress

Keri Russell — TV and Movie Actress

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University

Sarah Ferguson — Duchess of York

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

Alan Ladd — Movie Actor

George Hamilton — TV and Movie Actor

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona

Carole Lombard — Movie Actress

Sarah Palin — 9th Governor of Alaska

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. — American “Fireside” Poet

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

John Cena — Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

J. K. Simmons — TV and Movie Actor

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Marie-Chantal Miller — Crown Princess of Greece

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University


Nicholas de Audley (c1258 – 1299)

Famous Descendant(s):

Tennessee Williams — Author of A Streetcar Named Desire

Humphrey Bogart — Movie Actor

Ray Bradbury — Author of The Martian Chronicles

Henry Lee III — 9th Governor of Virginia

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

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

Princess Diana — Princess of Wales

Prince William — Duke of Cambridge

Prince Harry — Duke of Sussex

Gov. Thomas Dudley — Colonial Immigrant Ancestor

Queen Elizabeth II — Queen of the United Kingdom

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

Gerald Ford — 38th U.S. President

Dr. H. H. Holmes — Serial Killer aka “Devil in the White City”

Helen Keller — Author and Activist

Sir Winston Churchill — Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Rutherford B. Hayes — 19th U.S. President

Francis Scott Key — Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

Herbert Hoover — 31st U.S. President

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

Kyra Sedgwick — TV and Movie Actress

Edmund Waller — English Poet and Politician

Christopher Reeve — Movie Actor

Colonel Robert Gould Shaw — Principal character of film Glory portrayed by Matthew Broderick

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

Nicholas Gilman — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Kate Upton — Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model

John Langdon — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

Louis Auchincloss — Author

Alan Shepard — Mercury and Apollo Astronaut

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

John Brown — American Abolitionist

Paget Brewster — TV Actress

James Sherman — 27th U.S. Vice-President

Upton Sinclair — Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist

Oliver Platt — Movie Actor

Thomas Hunt Morgan — Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space

Linda Hamilton — TV and Movie Actress

Keri Russell — TV and Movie Actress

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.

William Marsh Rice — Founder of Rice University

Sarah Ferguson — Duchess of York

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

Alan Ladd — Movie Actor

George Hamilton — TV and Movie Actor

Dick Clark — Radio and TV Host

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona

Carole Lombard — Movie Actress

Sarah Palin — 9th Governor of Alaska

Mary Chapin Carpenter — Singer and Songwriter

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

Edward Norton — Movie Actor

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. — American “Fireside” Poet

John Adams Morgan — 1952 Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist

Fitzhugh Lee — 40th Governor of Virginia

Ethan Hawke — Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Novelist

John Cena — Movie Actor and WWE Pro Wrestler

J. K. Simmons — TV and Movie Actor

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter

Marie-Chantal Miller — Crown Princess of Greece

Bill Weld — 68th Governor of Massachusetts

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress

Charles Carroll — Signer of the Declaration of Independence

Daniel Carroll — Signer of the U.S. Constitution

John Carroll — Founder of Georgetown University