Monday, May 8, 2017

We're Related App- May 1-7




"Benjamin Tallmadge"
Benjamin Tallmadge Jr.
Former United States Representative
b. 25 Feb 1754 in New York
d. 07 Mar 1835 in Connecticut
My 4th Cousin, 8x Removed 
I'm related to Benjamin on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)





"Jim Backus"
James Gilmore Backus
Actor
b. 25 Feb 1913 in Ohio
d. 03 Jul 1989 in California
According to the appt, Jim is my 5th cousin, 3x Removed on my Mom's side (Mendenhall), but I couldn't find proof.






Lucretia Rudolph
Former First Lady of the United States
b. 19 Apr 1832 in Ohio
d. 14 Mar 1918 in California
My 4th Cousin, 5x Removed
I'm related to Lucretia on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)








William Henry Harrison
4th President of the United States of America
b. 09 Feb 1773 in Virginia
d. 04 Apr 1841 in Washington, DC
My 4th Cousin, 8x Removed
I'm related to William on my mom's side (Mendenhall)





Rutherford B. Hayes
19th President of the United States of America
b. 04 Oct 1822 in Ohio
d. 17 Jan 1893 in Ohio
The app claims that Rutherford is my 5th Cousin, 6x Removed on my Mom's side (Mendenhall), but there is a discrepancy in the names.







Rev Lyman Beecher
Minister
b. 12 Oct 1775 in Connecticut
d. 10 Jan 1863 in New York
My 5th Cousin, 8x Removed
I'm related to Lyman on my mom's side (Mendenhall)


Since I have Lyman in my tree, that means his daughter is in my tree as well: 




Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe
Author
b. 14 Jun 1811 in Connecticut
d. 01 Jul 1896 in Connecticut
My 6th Cousin, 7x Removed
 I'm related to Harriet on my Mom's side (Mendenhall).









Daniel D. Tompkins
Former Governor of New York
b. 21 Jun 1774 in New York
d. 11 Jun 1825 in New York
My 5th Cousin, 8x Removed
I'm related to Daniel on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)











We're Related App- April 24-30



Meriwether Lewis
Explorer
b. 18 Aug 1774 in Virginia
d. 11 Oct 1809 in Tennessee
My 2nd Cousin, 8x Removed
I'm related to Meriwether on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)





Samuel Chase
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US & Signed the Declaration of Independence 
b. 17 Apr 1741 in Maryland
d. 19 Jun 1811 in Maryland
My 2nd Cousin, 9x Removed
I'm related to Samuel on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)




Benedict Arnold
General in American Revolutionary War
b. 14 Jan 1741 in Connecticut
d. 14 Jun 1801 in England
My 3rd Cousin, 8x Removed
I'm related to Benedict on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)





John Caldwell Calhoun
Former Vice President of the United States of America
b. 18 Mar 1782 in South Carolina
d. 31 Mar 1850 in Washington, DC
My 3rd Cousin, 7x Removed
I'm related to John on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)






John Curtis Marshall
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
b. 24 Sep 1755 in Virginia
d. 06 Jul 1835 in Pennsylvania
My 3rd Cousin, 9x Removed
I'm related to John on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)





I don't know what happened with the app on April 29, but it gave me 2 that I'd already gotten- Benedict Arnold & Nathan Hale




Samuel Colt
Inventor/Industrialist/Businessman/Hunter
b. 19 Jul 1814 in Connecticut
d. 10 Jan 1862 in Connecticut
My 4th Cousin, 6x Removed
I'm related to Samuel on my Mom's side (Mendenhall)