George S. Patton 

Famous Kin of General
George S. Patton

U.S. Army - World War II


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General Hugh Mercer

(American Revolutionary War Hero)

3rd Great-grandfather


George Washington

(1st U.S. President)

1st cousin 6 times removed via Lawrence Washington


Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President)

2nd cousin 3 times removed via James Taylor


James Madison

(4th U.S. President)

2nd cousin 3 times removed via James Taylor


Meriwether Lewis

(Lewis and Clark Expedition)

2nd cousin 4 times removed via Francis Thornton


Thomas Nelson

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

3rd cousin 5 times removed via George Reade


King Henry VIII

(King of England)

3rd cousin 13 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Johnny Mercer

(Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records)

4th cousin via Hugh Mercer


General Robert E. Lee

(Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War)

4th cousin 5 times removed via Charles Grymes


Benjamin Harrison V

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

4th cousin 6 times removed via Robert Higginson


Jane Seymour

(3rd Wife of King Henry VIII)

4th cousin 12 times removed via Henry Percy


William Henry Harrison

(9th U.S. President)

5th cousin 5 times removed via Robert Higginson


Helen Keller

(Author and Activist)

6th cousin 3 times removed via William Bernard


Benjamin Harrison

(23rd U.S. President)

7th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Higginson


Queen Elizabeth II

(Queen of the United Kingdom)

8th cousin 1 time removed via Augustine Warner


Admiral Richard Byrd

(Polar Explorer)

8th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Higginson


Prince William

(Duke of Cambridge)

8th cousin 3 times removed via Augustine Warner


Prince George

(Prince of Cambridge)

8th cousin 4 times removed via Augustine Warner


Theodore Roosevelt

(26th U.S. President)

9th cousin 1 time removed via William Underwood


Harriet Martineau

(Author of “The Hour and the Man”)

9th cousin 4 times removed via William Gascoigne


William Ellery

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

9th cousin 7 times removed via Humphrey Stafford


Eleanor Roosevelt

(First Lady of Franklin D. Roosevelt)

10th cousin via William Underwood


Lee Harvey Oswald

(Assassinated John F. Kennedy)

10th cousin via William Underwood


Roger Sherman

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

10th cousin 6 times removed via Robert Goushill


Robert Townsend

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

10th cousin 6 times removed via Humphrey Stafford


Caesar Rodney

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

10th cousin 6 times removed via Henry Percy


Maj. John Pitcairn

(British Commander at Battle of Lexington)

10th cousin 7 times removed via John of Gaunt


Caleb Brewster

(Member of the Culper Spy Ring American Revolution)

10th cousin 7 times removed via Walter Blount


Rev. George Burroughs

(Executed for Witchcraft, Salem 1692)

10th cousin 8 times removed via Margery de Badlesmere


Frank Lloyd Wright

(American Architect)

11th cousin 1 time removed via Christopher Savage


General Douglas MacArthur

(U.S. Army - World War II)

11th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Lygon


Thomas Jefferson

(3rd U.S. President)

11th cousin 5 times removed via Ralph de Neville


Grover Cleveland

(22nd and 24th U.S. President)

12th cousin 3 times removed via John Sutton


Eli Whitney

(Inventor of the Cotton Gin)

12th cousin 4 times removed via Robert Goushill


Samuel Prescott

(Completed Paul Revere's Midnight Ride)

12th cousin 7 times removed via Alice Plumpton


Katherine Hepburn

(Movie Actress)

13th cousin via Robert Talboys


Charles A. Pillsbury

(Co-Founder of C.A. Pillsbury Co.)

13th cousin 1 time removed via William Gascoigne


Francis Scott Key

(Author of “The Star Spangled Banner”)

13th cousin 1 time removed via Henry Percy


Princess Diana

(Princess of Wales)

13th cousin 2 times removed via William Gascoigne


Catherine Middleton

(Duchess of Cambridge)

13th cousin 2 times removed via William Gascoigne


Shubael D. Childs

(Founder of S.D. Childs & Company)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Goushill


Rutherford B. Hayes

(19th U.S. President)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Richard Sherburne


Fletcher Christian

(Leader of the mutiny on the Bounty)

13th cousin 3 times removed via Henry Percy


Abigail (Smith) Adams

(First Lady of President John Adams)

13th cousin 4 times removed via John of Gaunt


Lizzie Borden

(Accused Murderess)

14th cousin 1 time removed via John Sutton


Franklin D. Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Percy


Marilyn Monroe

(Actress, Model, and Singer)

14th cousin 2 times removed via Humphrey Stafford


John Quincy Adams

(6th U.S. President)

14th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


Alexander Hamilton

(1st U.S. Secretary of the Treasury)

14th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


Susan B. Anthony

(Women's Rights Advocate)

14th cousin 3 times removed via Stephen Le Scrope


Noel Coward

(Playwright, Actor, and Songwriter)

14th cousin 3 times removed via John of Gaunt


Samuel Howard

(Boston Tea Party Participant)

14th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Capt. William Lewis Herndon

(Captain of the S.S. Central America)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Alice Plumpton


Ralph Waldo Emerson

(American Poet)

14th cousin 5 times removed via Alice Plumpton


Elizabeth Montgomery

(TV Actress - “Bewitched”)

15th cousin via John Sutton


Calvin Coolidge

(30th U.S. President)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Sherburne


Richard Nixon

(37th U.S. President)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey Stafford


Jimmy Carter

(39th U.S. President)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey Stafford


Warren G. Harding

(29th U.S. President)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Humphrey Stafford


Edith (Bolling) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Ralph de Neville


Bing Crosby

(Singer and Movie Actor)

15th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Sherburne


William Howard Taft

(27th U.S. President)

16th cousin via Henry Percy


Mitt Romney

(70th Governor of Massachusetts)

16th cousin via Humphrey Stafford


Kyra Sedgwick

(TV and Movie Actress)

16th cousin via Humphrey Stafford


Anthony West

(Novelist and writer for the New Yorker)

16th cousin via Ralph de Neville


John D. Rockefeller

(Founder of the Standard Oil Company)

16th cousin 1 time removed via John of Gaunt


George H. W. Bush

(41st U.S. President)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Robert Goushill


Abraham Lincoln

(16th U.S. President)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Hugh de Stafford


Sandra Day O'Connor

(First Woman U.S. Supreme Court Justice)

16th cousin 2 times removed via Henry Percy


George W. Bush

(43rd U.S. President)

16th cousin 3 times removed via Robert Goushill


Button Gwinnett

(Signer of the Declaration of Independence)

16th cousin 4 times removed via Edmund Mortimer


Lucretia (Rudolph) Garfield

(First Lady of President James Garfield)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Edmund Fitzalan


Mamie Eisenhower

(First Lady of Dwight Eisenhower)

17th cousin 2 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Sydney Biddle Barrows

(Mayflower Madam)

17th cousin 4 times removed via Richard Fitzalan


Ray Bradbury

(Author of “The Martian Chronicles”)

18th cousin via John de Welles


Walt Disney

(Co-Founder of The Walt Disney Company)

18th cousin via Margery de Badlesmere


Jesse James

(Outlaw, Bank Robber, Murderer)

18th cousin via Hugh de Stafford


Ellen Louise (Axon) Wilson

(First Lady of President Woodrow Wilson)

18th cousin via Richard Fitzalan


Barbara (Pierce) Bush

(First Lady of George H.W. Bush)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Fitzalan


Sir Winston Churchill

(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

18th cousin 1 time removed via Richard Fitzalan