Category Archives: Pedigree Charts

Annie Oakley – ye ha!

Notice # 418 says Annie Oakley (aka Phoebe Ann Mosey) is my 7th cousin, 3 times removed, through our MRCA, Mary Newhall (1637-1694), the proposed 4 times great grandmother of my brick wall 3 times great grandfather, Abner Cummings (1802-1848). … Continue reading

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Eliza McCardle Johnson — FLOTUS

Eliza McCardle is reported to be my 7th cousin, 3 times removed, through our MRCA, Mary West (1579-1647), the projected grandmother of Isaac Lawrence (1652-1731), my 7 times great grandfather and not quite the furthest ancestor I have documented in … Continue reading

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Ronald Reagan – my teflon cousin?

President Ronald Reagan is reported to be my 8th cousin, once removed, through our MRCA, Thomas Harris (1641-1711), the proposed grandfather of Dinah Harris (1702-1796), my 6 times great grandmother and the furthest documented ancestor I have in that lineage.  … Continue reading

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Prescott Bush — father of the dynasty?

Prescott Bush, the father of George H. W. Bush, is reported as my 7th cousin, 3 times removed, through out MRCA, Thomas Harris (1605-1686), the great grandfather of Dinah Harris (1702-1796), my 6 times great grandmother and the furthest documented … Continue reading

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Bill Gates – cousin, can you spare a million?

  Now we are talking some real money!!  Bill Gates as my 8th cousin, twice removed, through our MRCA, William Billings (1629-1713), the proposed 4 times great grandfather of my 3 times great grandfather, Abner Cummings, and the furthest ancestor … Continue reading

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Sam Peckinpah – last picture show?????

Sam Peckinpah showed up as my 7th cousin, once removed, through our MRCA, Annetje Verlerk (1684-1754), the proposed great grandmother of Mary Shimel (1760-1835), my 4 times great grandmother and the furthest documented ancestor I have in that lineage.  I … Continue reading

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Louis Comfort Tiffany – sheds some shade….

  Louis Comfort Tiffany is reported to be my 5th cousin, 4 times removed, through our MRCA, Elizabeth Baker (1645-1708), the grandmother of Dinah Harris (1702-1796), my 6 times great grandmother and the furthest documented ancestor I have in that … Continue reading

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Meg Whitman – sorry, cuz, I have a Dell computer.

Meg Whitman as my 9th cousin through our MRCA, Edward Smith (1636-1693), my 8 times great grandfather.  This was report # 411 from We’re Related.  Many months ago, in report # 170, Ms Whitman also showed up as my 9th … Continue reading

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President Gerald R Ford – ????

We’re Related notice # 410 seems to be unable to find a photograph of #38!  That is VERY STRANGE! Anyway, it reports that we are 8th cousins, twice removed through our MRCA, Mary Raymond (1629-1724), the mother of Hannah Betts … Continue reading

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J. Paul Getty — Oil and Money — can I get a loan, cousin?

We’re Related # 408 shows J. Paul Getty as my 7th cousin, 3 times removed, through our MRCA, Johann Christ (1610-1674), the 5 times great grandfather of my great great grandmother, Mary Ann Allen, the brick wall in that lineage … Continue reading

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