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So, this is Dad and Mom. Ray is the son of Conrad Herrmann and Kate Bundock. He is the step-son of Edith Armstrong and Wally Hewitt. ...

Monday, July 25, 2016

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Cousins through Hannah Mayhew

I know it's been a while, but here are my cousin connections through Hannah Mayhew in a nutshell.

James Butler Hickok aka "Wild Bill"
5 Cousin 5x removed

George Walker Herbert Bush
9 Cousin 1x removed (and all the "little" Bush's, too)

Gregory Peck
9th Cousin 1x removed

Hannah had a sister, Martha, who married Thomas Tupper, Jr. There are 3 people who descended from this branch:

Sir Charles Tupper
6th Prime Minister of Canada
5th Cousin 6x removed

Earl Silas Tupper
founder of Tupperware
8th Cousin 3x removed


Ken Burns
10th Cousin 1x removed

Through Hannah's brother, Thomas, comes the Folger Family:

William Folger
Rear Admiral, United States Navy
7th Cousin 4x removed

J.A. Folger
Founder of Folger's Coffee
8th Cousin 3x removed

Abigail Folger
Granddaughter of J.A., Manson Murder
10th Cousin 1x removed

Henry Clay Folger, Jr
Chairman, Standard Oil
Founder, Folger Shakespeare Library

Other cousins are: James Sherman (27th U.S. Vice President), Marilyn Monroe, Taylor Swift, and Bill Gates. I don't have them in my database yet. When they are added, I will revise this post.