Famous Kin

Famous Kin
Or at least related in a crazy round about way, but still somehow related.

Lizzie Borden (1860 – 1927). 7th cousin 3x removed. Accused of murdering her father and step-mother in 1892.

Reverand John Hale (1636-1700). Father-in-law of my 7th great-grand aunt Sarah Hathaway (1686-1742). Puritan pastor in Beverly, Massachusetts, during the Salem witch trials in 1692

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865). 17th cousin of the wife of my 6th* cousin 4x removed. 16th President of the United States.

George Washington (1732 – 1799). 13th cousin 4x removed of the wife of my 6th* cousin 4x removed. 1st President of the United States.

General Robert E. Lee (1807 – 1870). 12th cousin 3x removed of the wife of my 6th* cousin 4x removed. American soldier best known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War from 1862 until his surrender in 1865.

Eleanor Roosevelt, (1884-1962). 15th cousin of the wife of my 6th cousin 4x removed. Wife of the 32nd President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Prince William of Wales (1982- ). 13th cousin 6x removed of the husband of my 14th** cousin 1x removed of the wife of my 6th* cousin 4x removed. (Say that 5 times fast! haha)

Barack Obama (1961-). 8th cousin 7x removed of the husband of my 12th*** cousin 5x removed of the wife of my 6th* cousin 4x removed. 44th President of the United States.

*Andrew Jackson Borden (Lizzie Borden’s father) is my 6th cousin. Sarah Anthony Morse is his wife.

**Elliott Roosevel Sr. (1860-1894) is the husband of my 14th cousin 1x removed of the wife of my 6th cousin 4x removed. His daughter is Eleanor Roosevelt.

***My 12th cousin is Mary Ball. Augustine Washington is her husband. Their son is George Washington.

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