Master Name Index

Surname of AVERY



Anna Avery (1744 – 1829)

Famous Descendant(s):

Albert G. Spalding — Co-Founder of Spalding Sporting Goods Co.


Christopher Avery (c1590 – 1670)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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

Alec Baldwin — Television and Movie Actor

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter


Ebenezer Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Schuyler Colfax — 17th U.S. Vice-President


Hannah Avery (1644 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Alec Baldwin — Television and Movie Actor


Humphrey Avery (1699 – 1788)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


James Avery (1620 – 1700)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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

Alec Baldwin — Television and Movie Actor

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter


James Avery Jr. (1646 – 1728)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


John Avery (1653/54 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter


John Avery (1685/86 – 1754)

Famous Descendant(s):

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress


Jonathan Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet


Lucy Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Schuyler Colfax — 17th U.S. Vice-President


Lucy Avery (1786 – 1867)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


Margaret Avery (1674 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


Mary Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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


Mary Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Rikki Bates — Musician (Member of The Incredible Casuals)

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter


Mary Avery (1680 – c1762)

Famous Descendant(s):

James Taylor — Singer-Songwriter


Mary Avery (c1647 – 1713)

Famous Descendant(s):

Ken Burns — Documentary Filmmaker


Miles Avery (1760 – 1850)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


Richardson Avery (1718 – c1786)

Famous Descendant(s):

Albert G. Spalding — Co-Founder of Spalding Sporting Goods Co.


Robert Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress


Ruth Avery (c1716 – 1745)

Famous Descendant(s):

Tuesday Weld — TV and Movie Actress


Samuel Avery (1664 – 1723)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


Solomon Avery (1729 – 1798)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

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


Sybil Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

James Russell Lowell — American “Fireside” Poet


Temperance Avery (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

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