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    Last Updated: June 20th, 2013

    relationship-calculatorAre you a descendant of a notable character in history? Many families tell stories of a famous ancestor – a king or explorer, an actor or rogue – and a surprising number of these family legends turn out to be true. So how can you find out about your own ancestral celebrities?

    For many historical figures, a great deal of family history research has been done already. If your own family tree leads back to one of these individuals, then verifying the story can be simple. At OneGreatFamily, we have the genealogies of some famous people. You can find their genealogies by visiting the OneGreatFamily Famous Ancestors Page.

    We have also developed an amazing tool for our members to use called the Relationship Calculator Dashboard to see if you are related to any famous person.

    The Relationship Calculator allows you to see whether or not a relationship exists between any two people in the OneGreatFamily database and will display a chart showing both people’s relationship to their common ancestor.

    If a famous ancestor’s family tree is not well documented, you can do the research yourself to establish the line of descent. Such work will be simpler if you have access to a research library, collections of private papers, or the help of a known descendant.

    If your family tree doesn’t seem to link up, but you still believe you are a descendant, you may have other ways to discover if the claim is true. Family papers and documents may tell the story of an illicit relationship – one not formally acknowledged by the official records, but factual nonetheless. Some claims of being a descendant can be verified or disproved by DNA analysis, but that requires the cooperation of the acknowledged family.

    The simplest way to discover your famous ancestors is to share the research done by other descendants. At OneGreatFamily we have a great way to collaborate with others to learn more about your ancestors.

    Visit OneGreatFamily today to learn about the many ways we are unique and can help you find your ancestors – your famous ancestors. Finding out this information can make your genealogy exciting!

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95 Comments

  1. #1
    Tyrece Lewis
    September 29th, 2014 at 4:17 pm

    Am I related to anyone interesting or famous

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    Melina Lester
    October 10th, 2014 at 10:38 am

    am I related to someone famous?

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    Lejin
    October 13th, 2014 at 10:49 am

    I don’t wo de long time ago ren 🙁 sorry i speek englsih so
    yeah wo ai ni xie xie da jia!!

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    Lejin
    October 13th, 2014 at 10:50 am

    I meant wo shua chinese zong guo :/

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    Lejin
    October 13th, 2014 at 10:51 am

    I don’t even know if i am 🙁

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    Emily
    November 30th, 2014 at 12:40 am

    I think Im related to someone famous.

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    Clayton wolf
    December 8th, 2014 at 9:16 pm

    I’m related to one of the Tennessee Titans players but don’t know his name I forgot

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    Clayton wolf
    December 8th, 2014 at 9:18 pm

    please help me I want to know who

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    Connor Aldon ferguson
    December 15th, 2014 at 11:39 pm

    Am I related to someone interesting famous or infamous

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    Emma DeWitt
    December 18th, 2014 at 12:20 pm

    Am i related to Green C.DeWitt????????? I really want to know.

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    Lauren
    December 22nd, 2014 at 9:36 pm

    I don’t know R U

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    Daniel Vazquez
    January 2nd, 2015 at 3:01 pm

    Am I related to anyone famous

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    Leah
    January 6th, 2015 at 9:36 pm

    Hi

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    emma wagner
    January 21st, 2015 at 7:20 pm

    am i realated to ANYONE important or famous?

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    Eren jaeger
    February 26th, 2015 at 10:21 pm

    Did someone say…. titans?!

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    Mia Moreno
    March 9th, 2015 at 8:51 pm

    Am I related to someone important or famous

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  17. #17
    Anne gibbins
    March 14th, 2015 at 8:35 pm

    My maiden name is galway’fathers family from Ireland,wondered if James Galway famous flutist was related.x

    W xXS

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    Ridhi
    April 8th, 2015 at 12:58 pm

    am i related to someone famous and/or royal?!?!?

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    Zoey wiese
    April 21st, 2015 at 6:13 pm

    I wish I was related Donald Trump

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  20. #20
    Ryan Paynd
    April 21st, 2015 at 10:06 pm

    I’m related to Tim Allen

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    Nicky Levine
    April 27th, 2015 at 5:53 pm

    Am I realated to Adam Levine

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    constantine Πλουμής
    May 2nd, 2015 at 12:39 pm

    I have a very very strong feeling that I am a decendant of leonidas of sparta

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    Elizabeth ann HarLson
    May 5th, 2015 at 7:26 pm

    I’m relaxed to Helen keler

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    Macy
    May 9th, 2015 at 12:41 pm

    Am I related to Nash Grier

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    Macy singer
    May 9th, 2015 at 12:44 pm

    Am I realated to anybody famous

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  26. #26
    Ryan Kaufman
    May 13th, 2015 at 9:47 pm

    Am I related to someone famouse

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  27. #27
    Rylee Ann Wrather
    May 26th, 2015 at 1:32 pm

    Am I related to Alexander Graham Bell?My mom says I am but I’m not 4 sure someone help me I’m dieting to know.

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  28. #28
    Jordan
    July 9th, 2015 at 10:23 am

    Im related to thomas Jefferson

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  29. #29
    Hannah Scott
    August 17th, 2015 at 4:44 pm

    oh my gods Eren no one said the ‘T’ word

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  30. #30
    benicio
    September 5th, 2015 at 2:49 pm

    i want to be close to some one famous

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    Perla Yoseline Carrillo Martinez Sanchez
    September 27th, 2015 at 7:34 pm

    Im very curious as to who im related to that I dont know of and want to find out because It would be awesome to just know and hopefully meet them or re join witht them like one of my lost nephews and his mom that I haven’t seen in 12 years

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  32. #32
    Kylie
    October 18th, 2015 at 2:30 pm

    I think I’m related to Robert frost?

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  33. #33
    Debra hough
    November 1st, 2015 at 8:35 pm

    Trying to find ancestors, 1800’s. (william hough), Chapman

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  34. #34
    Naomi
    November 10th, 2015 at 11:09 pm

    I am related to Christopher Columbus

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  35. #35
    Zawiya Omar
    December 24th, 2015 at 8:51 am

    I wonder if i am related to Umar Mukhtar of Libya.

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  36. #36
    wilhjelm
    January 10th, 2016 at 7:30 pm

    Who is my most famous relative? I have been told I am related to a late Dutch and duchess of Denmark

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    Chubbydruid
    January 12th, 2016 at 3:54 pm

    I suggest asking a parent or family member.

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    Trevor arnold
    January 14th, 2016 at 12:56 pm

    Am I related to any one famous

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    Lily
    January 14th, 2016 at 10:23 pm

    If I was related to someone famous I would freak

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    Alyson
    January 30th, 2016 at 2:33 pm

    Am i related to Robert Morris if im a morris

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    riley
    February 9th, 2016 at 5:50 pm

    how do I know if I’m realated to eneyone famous

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  42. #42
    Autumn
    February 13th, 2016 at 7:19 pm

    I think I’m related to Tyler Oakley. Maybe. Cuz on my mom’s side of the family, I’m related to Chief Sitting Bull, & I think he was related to Annie Oakley. Now, I’m probably wrong, but I wanna know. My mom’s last name is Bishop & my grandma’s last is was Buxton. My dad’s last name is Brown. Plz help, I wanna know if I’m related to anyone.

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    james
    March 5th, 2016 at 3:28 pm

    No.

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    director
    March 8th, 2016 at 10:58 am

    no I am sorry however u are related to the Rosa parks

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    Lauren
    March 20th, 2016 at 8:37 pm

    I’m related to Zachary Crabtree

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    gabrielle
    April 12th, 2016 at 5:52 am

    i would want to know who i was realated to but i dont know how to do because im only 9 turnin 10 soon

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    jj
    April 13th, 2016 at 1:45 pm

    im related to aretha franklin

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    kate lee
    April 20th, 2016 at 4:55 pm

    i think i am related to britney spears is it true?

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  49. #49
    Coleman
    May 1st, 2016 at 4:42 pm

    Am I related to a famous person.

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  50. #50
    aaron
    May 3rd, 2016 at 4:54 pm

    I’m related to sabrina carpenter

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  51. #51
    John
    May 10th, 2016 at 7:42 pm

    Wu De was part of the martial dynasty

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  52. #52
    TaMya Iverson
    June 28th, 2016 at 6:24 pm

    i think i am related to retired nba player allen iverson

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  53. #53
    Molly
    July 1st, 2016 at 8:04 pm

    I am confused! What do I do?

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  54. #54
    Alanah
    July 17th, 2016 at 9:46 am

    im related to william Hovell

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  55. #55
    Christie
    August 3rd, 2016 at 11:48 am

    I am related to someone extremely famous. I am a direct descendant of Sir Isaac Newton’s grandfather. As you may know, Sir Isaac had no children and his father only had 1 child and that was Sir Isaac. Sir Isaac’s father died before Isaac was born (mother Hannah Ayscough was still pregnant) I not only can prove this through documentation but also through DNA that has been linked to others who are in the same bloodline. I have 3 little boys who were very much like Isaac Newton may have been as a kid. All 3 are diagnosed autistic.

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  56. #56
    Susan Beadling
    August 19th, 2016 at 8:35 pm

    I want to know if I’m related to Marie Antoinette

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  57. #57
    crt
    October 1st, 2016 at 6:25 pm

    i dont know if im related to william b.trego because my last name is trego.

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  58. #58
    neha
    October 30th, 2016 at 3:10 am

    i am related to shakira

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  59. #59
    Elizabeth
    November 10th, 2016 at 6:29 am

    I think i am related to some one famous

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  60. #60
    Owen Everett Heffron
    November 21st, 2016 at 6:11 pm

    i am realated to donald trump

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  61. #61
    Kaitlyn Arntson
    November 28th, 2016 at 2:26 pm

    I’m related to Darren Helm the red wings hockey player.

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  62. #62
    Estelle Raymond
    November 30th, 2016 at 11:20 am

    I am related to Nadine Coyle from the girl group, Girls Aloud, because my mum’s, cousin’s daughter is Nadine.

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  63. #63
    Sam
    December 6th, 2016 at 3:48 pm

    No your not she didn’t have no children tho

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  64. #64
    Albert
    December 14th, 2016 at 3:01 pm

    Who ami related to

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  65. #65
    stacy waha
    December 19th, 2016 at 5:38 pm

    I think I’m related to john allen alden

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  66. #66
    Kennedy Walker
    December 31st, 2016 at 4:51 pm

    I’m related to Reba Macintire

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  67. #67
    Family tree
    January 12th, 2017 at 8:24 pm

    You’re related to Michael Jackson.

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    Family tree
    January 12th, 2017 at 8:26 pm

    You’re related to Actress Audrey Hepburn/Katherine Hepburn.

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  69. #69
    Aqsa.ashrafi29@gmail.com
    January 25th, 2017 at 7:14 pm

    Am i realated to someone famous

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    Erica
    January 30th, 2017 at 10:49 pm

    7 kids Katherine Hepburn’s relationship to my grandma’s Viola Hepburn’s granddaughter she had 7 kids one daughter not no much money humble I’m the same just asking

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    Erica
    January 30th, 2017 at 10:54 pm

    I just wanted to know my family don’t talk not really sure my family was poor but I look like her they say and have the same outlook on things

    Been told I look and act like her

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    Gigi
    February 7th, 2017 at 4:49 pm

    AM i related to someone famous

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  73. #73
    Anonymous
    February 19th, 2017 at 7:31 pm

    Guys good chance that your’e not related to someone even if you’ve got the same last name (depending on how many generations back). i.e. My last name is not “Andersen” however I am related to Hans Christian Andersen

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  74. #74
    Natalie
    March 1st, 2017 at 10:44 pm

    Um how do you do this??? Cause I think I’m related to a president

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  75. #75
    Ethan Dodd
    March 10th, 2017 at 3:33 pm

    am i related to anyone famous

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  76. #76
    Brenda
    March 11th, 2017 at 3:07 am

    You are related to everyone with the same last name as you if it their real last name. Even if you don’t know how. Some people say they are not related because they don’t know how but that doesn’t mean they are not related.

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  77. #77
    Sierra
    April 9th, 2017 at 3:33 pm

    i am related to my mom…

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  78. #78
    Lilly
    April 9th, 2017 at 6:44 pm

    I am in the prosses of being famous

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    ElbowChicken PoopFart
    April 13th, 2017 at 4:49 pm

    hahahaha doesn’t work

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    azlynn lipe
    April 13th, 2017 at 4:52 pm

    am i related to anybody ancient

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  81. #81
    Sierra
    April 14th, 2017 at 9:42 am

    I’m related to George Washington

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  82. #82
    Daniel Johnson
    April 28th, 2017 at 6:14 pm

    How do you know if you are related to anybody famous?

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  83. #83
    Audrey Delp✌️✌
    May 26th, 2017 at 6:34 pm

    Am I related to someone famous or importment?

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    Katie crabb
    June 3rd, 2017 at 9:54 pm

    Am I related to someone famous?

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  85. #85
    Allison Krug
    July 2nd, 2017 at 2:24 pm

    I don’t even know who I’m related to…

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  86. #86
    Lisa
    July 10th, 2017 at 9:55 pm

    Good lord, when I traced my family back, I found out I am a direct descendant of almost every evil stereotype you can think of. King John (Yes, that one in Robin Hood) is my twentieth Great-grandfather. Isabella of France (My fifteenth great-grandmother) was the first “beautiful but really very evil female antagonist.” I’m sure most of you have heard of the “Princes in the Tower” (if not, Google). Their murderer, their uncle, was in fact my I-forget-how-many-greats great-uncle. I don’t know if that last one counts as a direct descendant, but I’m still related to him. But, ya know, this is all negated by the fact that one of my ancestors was responsible for the Gordon Setter. That’s an adorable dog breed.

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  87. #87
    Sophie McGuinness
    July 11th, 2017 at 7:49 pm

    Am I related to anyone famous?

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  88. #88
    George Weller
    July 13th, 2017 at 2:55 pm

    Am I related to Paul Weller Mod con Artist?

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  89. #89
    Arnold S
    July 21st, 2017 at 12:06 pm

    Who is your daddy, and what does he do?

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    Ellie
    July 27th, 2017 at 10:07 am

    I don’t know if I am related to a famous person!

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  91. #91
    Linden
    July 29th, 2017 at 6:32 am

    I’m related to someone famous it’s wilf carter

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  92. #92
    Alex
    August 11th, 2017 at 10:52 am

    I think im related to Manuel Neur

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  93. #93
    NickCrompton
    August 21st, 2017 at 5:59 pm

    Yes you are related to Zubayazala the third, if you want to learn more about him then email me it is theancestorfind@gmail.com

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  94. #94
    Abzpointlessblogger
    August 27th, 2017 at 3:45 am

    I’m related to Ariana Grande ❤️

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    Kenneth Christopher West
    September 20th, 2017 at 11:19 pm

    I’m 22 years old born 1995 on July/20/1995 born in st.louis Missouri at mercy hospital. my names Kenneth Christopher West am I related to any one else I make now know about? So far I know I am related to a famous painter who’s painting are in the art museum worth millions some thing Franklin west. Also related too Jessie James the bandit that hid his money in the Missouri caverns, and I’m also related to dan Marsala the lead singer of the band story of the year that live in st.louis.

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