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What do Marilyn Monroe, George Bush and Dr. Spock have in common? Possibly you. Visit our distinguished descendants gallery to learn who your famous cousins are. You may be surprised to discover who you have common genes with.

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John Adams
John Adams

(2nd U.S. President) — John Alden & William Mullins
John Quincy Adams
John Quincy Adams

(6th U.S. President) — John Alden & William Mullins
Maude Adams
Maude Adams

(stage actress) — John Howland
Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin

(actor) — John Howland
Stephen Baldwin
Stephen Baldwin

(actor) — John Howland
Humphrey Bogart
Humphrey Bogart

(film actor) — John Howland
Lindy Boggs
Marie Corinne "Lindy" Morrison Claiborne Boggs

(US Ambassador to the Vatican, Congresswoman) — William Brewster
Phillips Brooks
Phillips Brooks

(wrote "O Little Town of Bethlehem") — John Howland
William Cullen Bryant
William Cullen Bryant

(poet) — John Alden & William Mullins
George H.W. Bush
George Herbert Walker Bush

(41th U.S. President) — John Howland, Francis Cooke and John Tilley
George W. Bush
George W. Bush

(43th U.S. President) — John Howland, Francis Cooke, John Tilley
Jeb Bush
John Ellis "Jeb" Bush

(Former Florida Governor) — John Howland, Francis Cooke, John Tilley
Bing Crosby
Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby

(Singer, actor) — William Brewster
Bob Crosby
Bob Crosby

(Big Band Leader, Bing's Brother) — William Brewster
Charles Curtis
Charles Curtis

(Vice President under Herbert Hoover) — Peter Browne
George Eastman
George Eastman

(Founder of Eastman/Kodak) — William Bradford
Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood

(actor) — William Bradford
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson

(poet) — John Howland & John Tilley
James A. Garfield
James A. Garfield

(20th U.S. President) — John Billington
Richard Gere
Richard Gere

(actor) — Samuel Fuller, Samuel Eaton, Francis Eaton, Francis Cooke, John Soule, George Soule
Nathaniel Gorham
Nathaniel Gorham

(Continental Congress President) — John Howland
Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant

(U.S. General & 18th President) — Richard Warren
Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner

(founder of Playboy Magazine) — William Bradford
Esther Allen Howland
Esther Allen Howland

(produced the first American Valentines) — John Howland
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Josiah Granville Leach

(originator of Flag Day, June 14th) — Francis Cooke
Henry Cabot Lodge
Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

(U.S. Senator) — John Howland
Christopher Lloyd
Christopher Lloyd

(actor) — John Howland
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

(poet) — John Howland
Gen. George B. McClellan
George B. McClellan

(U.S. General , Civil War) — William Bradford
Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe

(actress) — John Alden & William Mullins
Grandma Moses
Anna Mary Robertson "Grandma" Moses

(20th century American primitive painter) — Francis Cooke
Sarah Palin
Sarah Heath Palin

(Former Governor of Alaska, Republican vice presidential nominee) — John Tilley, John Howland, Stephen Hopkins, William Brewster, Richard Warren
Dan Quayle
Dan Quayle

(U.S. Senator & Vice President) — Myles Standish, John Alden & William Mullins
Christopher Reeve
Christopher Reeve

(actor) — William Bradford
Coki Roberts
Cokie Roberts

(Political Analyst, Journalist, Author) — Elder William Brewster
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt

(32nd U.S. President) — Isaac Allerton, Francis Cooke, John Howland, Degory Priest, John Tilley, Richard Warren
Lillian Russell
Lillian Russell

(stage & film actress) — John Howland
Deborah Samson
Deborah Samson

(took part in Revolutionary War battles disguised as a man) — William Bradford, Myles Standish, John Alden, and William Mullins
Alan Shepard
Alan B. Shepard, Jr.

(first American in space and fifth man to walk on the moon) — Richard Warren
Grace Slick
Grace Slick

(lead singer of rock band Jefferson Airplane) — William White
Joseph Smith
Joseph Smith, Jr.

(founder, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) — John Howland
Dr. Spock
Dr. Benjamin Spock

(Pediatrician, author) — John Howland
Zachary Taylor
Zachary Taylor

(12th U.S. President) — William Brewster & Isaac Allerton
John Trumbull
John Trumbull

(painter of Revolutionary War scenes, soldier and aide to General Washington) — John Alden
Dick Van Dyke
Dick Van Dyke

(comedian, actor) — Peter Browne, Francis Cooke, George Soule, Myles Standish and John Alden
Jerry Van Dyke
Jerry Van Dyke

(comedian, actor) — Peter Browne, Francis Cooke, George Soule, Myles Standish and John Alden
James Mitchell Varnum
James Mitchell Varnum

(Brigadier General, Continental Army) — Francis Cooke
Noah Webster
Noah Webster

(author of the first American dictionary) — William Bradford
Orson Wells
Orson Wells

(stage & film actor, director, producer) — John Alden, Francis Cooke, and Richard Warren
Leonard Wood
Leonard Wood

(U.S. General, colonial administrator and surgeon; commander of "Rough Riders") — Francis Cooke, Stephen Hopkins & Richard Warren*
* GSMD Governor General 1915-1921