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ANCESTRY.COM Reveals Mitt Romney’s Presidential Genes: 2012 GOP Hopeful Is Related to Six Presidents
ancestry.com ^ | December 20, 2011 | ancestry.com

Posted on 01/13/2012 6:17:22 PM PST by Brown Deer

Leading Family History Site also Links GOP Candidates Huntsman and Perry to Former Presidents and American Legends

PROVO, UTAH (December 20, 2011) - As Americans prepare to cast their votes in the 2012 Republican Presidential primaries and caucuses starting January 3 in Iowa, Ancestry.com today announced that several key Republican presidential contenders have historic political leaders in their genes – suggesting that the upcoming primaries are really one grand ol’ family party.

The world’s largest online family history resource has discovered that Mitt Romney leads the pack in presidential lineage with six former Commanders–in-Chief in his family history.  The former Massachusetts governor's family tree includes relations to Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt, Coolidge, Pierce, Hoover and both President George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush.

Not far behind in presidential pedigree is former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, whose family tree boasts four former heads of state: Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt, Coolidge and both Presidents Bush.  

The buck stops with Texas Governor Rick Perry, who can claim President Harry Truman and legendary Texas Governor Sam Houston in his tree.

“We find in these politicians’ family trees links to the foundations of the country – early settlers seeking freedom and opportunities, Revolutionary War patriots, and even American legends,” said Anastasia Harman, Lead Family Historian for Ancestry.com. “Time and again American politicians have family ties to our country’s founders and past leaders. It seems the traits that forged past leaders have been handed down through generations to our current and hopeful leaders.”  



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KEYWORDS: genealogy; huntsman; perry; romney
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Mitt Romney leads the pack in presidential lineage with six former Commanders–in-Chief in his family history.

No he doesn't, and he certainly has more than six!

Not far behind in presidential pedigree is former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, whose family tree boasts four former heads of state: Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt, Coolidge and both Presidents Bush.

Only four former heads of state? Not far behind? Huntsman is related to ALL 44 U.S. Presidents! How can he be behind any of the other candidates?

Huntsman is related to Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt (8th cousins, 3 times removed), George H.W. Bush (11th cousins) and George W. Bush (11th cousins, once removed) through Ann Marbury Hutchinson.

Yes, but has much closer relationships to them, than that!

Huntsman and President Calvin Coolidge are 7th cousins, 3 times removed, through William Goddard...

and again he has a closer relationship to Coolidge than that.

Here are some of Jon Huntsman's relationships to our 44 Presidents:

  1. George Washington is a 2nd cousin 8x removed through Hannah Atherold & Col. William Ball and also Mildred Reade & Col. Augustine Warner
  2. John Adams is a 3rd cousin 8x removed through Edith Rosamund Squire & Hanry Adams
  3. Thomas Jefferson is a 12th cousin 6x removed through Baron James Touchet
  4. James Madison is a 6th cousin 10x removed through Margaret Whittington & Thomas Throckmorton
  5. James Monroe is a 13th cousin 8x removed through Margaret de Holand & Earl John Fairborn de Beaufort
  6. John Quincy Adams is a 4th cousin 7x removed through Edith Rosamund Squire & Hanry Adams
  7. Andrew Jackson is a 12th cousin 7x removed through Elizabeth de Percy & John de Clifford and also Margery le Despencer & Roger Wentworth
  8. Martin Van Buren is a 4th cousin 6x removed through Maritje Ariensz & Pieter Quackenbosch
  9. William Henry Harrison is a 5th cousin 6x removed through Jane Pyle & Thomas Ludlow and also John Cary
  10. John Tyler is a 10th cousin 5x removed through Anna Catherine Vaux
  11. James Knox Polk is a 13th cousin 8x removed through Margaret de Holand & Earl John Fairborn de Beaufort
  12. Zachary Taylor is a 5th cousin 9x removed through Rose Davis & Edward Allerton
  13. Millard Fillmore is a 5th cousin 5x removed through Hester Hyde & John Post
  14. Franklin Pierce is a 4th cousin 7x removed through Ann Batt & John Webster
  15. James Buchanan is an 18th cousin 4x removed through Margaret de Burgh & Earl Richard de Burgh
  16. Abraham Lincoln is a 5th cousin 4x removed through Sarah Ludlow & Nathaniel Brewster
  17. Andrew Johnson is a 16th cousin 6x removed through Margaret de Burgh & Earl Richard de Burgh
  18. Hiram Ulysses Grant is a 5th cousin 5x removed through Elizabeth Scudder & Samuel Lothrop
  19. Rutherford Birchard Hayes is a 7th cousin 4x removed through Amy Doggett & John Eddy
  20. James Abram Garfield is a 6th cousin 5x removed through Anna Eames
  21. Chester Allen Arthur is a 5th cousin 6x removed through Anne Wheeler & Aquila Chase
  22. Grover Cleveland is a 6th cousin 4x removed through Hester Hyde & John Post and also Sarah Caulkins & Deacon William Hough
  23. Benjamin Harrison is a 5th cousin 4x removed through Sarah Haines & Barnabas Horton
  24. Grover Cleveland is a 6th cousin 4x removed through Hester Hyde & John Post and also Sarah Caulkins & Deacon William Hough
  25. William James McKinley is a 17th cousin 5x removed through Margaret de Burgh & Earl Richard de Burgh
  26. Theodore Roosevelt is a 14th cousin twice removed through Margaret Welles & Thomas Dymoke
  27. William Howard Taft is a 5th cousin 5x removed through Alice Godfrey & Deacon Peter Holbrook
  28. Thomas Woodrow Wilson is a 12th cousin 9x removed through Margaret de Holand & Earl John Fairborn de Beaufort
  29. Warren Gamaliel Harding is a 8th cousin twice removed through Anne Almy
  30. Calvin Coolidge is a 6th cousin twice removed through Elizabeth Wright & Eleazer Bateman
  31. Herbert Clark Hoover is a 10th cousin through Dorothy Yorke & Gov. Thomas Dudley
  32. Franklin Delano Roosevelt is an 8th cousin twice removed through Elizabeth Scudder & Samuel Lothrop
  33. Harry S. Truman is a 12th cousin 3x removed through Agnes Saville
  34. Dwight David Eisenhower is a 15th cousin 3x removed through Margaret Willoughby & Lord William Fitzhugh
  35. John Fitzgerald Kennedy is a 17th cousin 4x removed through Margaret de Holand & Earl John Fairborn de Beaufort
  36. Lyndon Baines Johnson is a 12th cousin 4x removed through Katherine Marrow & Sir Robert Throckmorton
  37. Richard Milhous Nixon is a 9th cousin twice removed through Ann Bates & Rev. Stephen Batchelder and also Margaret Picke & Richard Harrison and also Audrey Barlowe & William Almy and also Hannah Webb & John Ayer
  38. Gerald Rudolph Ford is a 8th cousin once removed through Mary Johnson & Cpt. Samuel Ayer
  39. James Earl Carter is a 9th cousin twice removed through Audrey Barlowe & William Almy
  40. Ronald Wilson Reagan is a son of a 13th cousin through Cicely Grey & Baron John Sutton
  41. George Herbert Walker Bush is an 8th cousin twice removed through Elizabeth Scudder & Samuel Lothrop
  42. William Jefferson Clinton is an 18th cousin 3x removed through Margaret de Holand & Earl John Fairborn de Beaufort
  43. George Walker Bush is a 9th cousin through Mary Moss & John Peck
  44. Barack Hussein Obama is a 12th cousin twice removed through Alice Hunt & Robert Welles


1 posted on 01/13/2012 6:17:35 PM PST by Brown Deer
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To: Brown Deer

o freaking please. what next, a JD Power rating?


2 posted on 01/13/2012 6:19:44 PM PST by the invisib1e hand (eat more possum.)
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To: the invisib1e hand

All this info from a Mormon site that digs up ancestors to baptize them into Mormonism


3 posted on 01/13/2012 6:24:03 PM PST by RnMomof7
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To: Brown Deer

Oh, well, then ... why do we even bother with caucuses, primaries, and elections. Let’s just anoint him ... sorry, Him, now.


4 posted on 01/13/2012 6:24:37 PM PST by Belteshazzar (We are not justified by our works but by faith - De Jacob et vita beata 2 +Ambrose of Milan)
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To: Brown Deer
Okay. He's related to Presidents. He's also related to the guy who told us about the kind of vegetables we're going to eat in the Celestial Kingdom:

When the world is redeemed, the vegetable creation is redeemed and made new, as well as the animal; and when planted in a celestial soil, each vegetable derives its nourishment therefrom; and the fluid, thus derived, circulates in the pores and cells of the vegetable tabernacle, and preserves it from decay and death; this same fluid, thus circulating, forms a spiritual seed, which planted, grows into a spiritual vegetable; this differs from the parent vegetable, in that it has no tabernacle. This is the origin of the spiritual vegetables in Heaven. These spiritual vegetables are sent from Heaven to the terrestrial worlds, where, like animals they take natural tabernacles, which become food for the sustenance of the natural tabernacles of the animal creation. Thus the spirits of both vegetables and animals are the offspring of male and female parents which have been raised from the dead, or redeemed from a fallen condition, with the world upon which they dwelt.

5 posted on 01/13/2012 6:28:05 PM PST by Scoutmaster (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it)
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To: the invisib1e hand

Those damm John Deeres have always been underpowered.
Let’s face it, Mormons are good at genealogy.


6 posted on 01/13/2012 6:28:38 PM PST by Past Your Eyes (I'm not cut out to suffer fools like this.)
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To: Brown Deer

It would have been fun to see what they could have come up with on Herman Cain or Bobby Jindal.


7 posted on 01/13/2012 6:31:07 PM PST by Dr. Sivana (May Mitt Romney be the Mo Udall of 2012.)
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To: Brown Deer

His family immigrated here 170 years ago to serve Joseph Smith, (yes, for that reason, they had been converted a year or two before in England). As a polygamy cult they are connected to a lot.

Just one of Mitt’s great grandfathers had 5 wives at the same time, they produced 31 or 32 kids.

No male in his direct line, including his father, himself, and his five sons, has ever served this nation in uniform, during their 170 year history, that is much more than coincidence.


8 posted on 01/13/2012 6:31:34 PM PST by ansel12 (Romney is unquestionably the weakest party front-runner in contemporary political history.)
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To: Brown Deer

That was one long ass post. Who cares who huntsman is related to? He is still a turd.


9 posted on 01/13/2012 6:34:40 PM PST by plain talk
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To: Brown Deer

BUT WAIT!!! IT is even better than that!!

We are ALL related! We all came from ADAM AND EVE!!!


10 posted on 01/13/2012 6:36:37 PM PST by ConfidentConservative (If my people shall humble themselves and pray,I will hear from Heaven and heal their land.)
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To: Brown Deer

and, I just heard from Whorealdo, that Mitt is a Mexican. Father and Grandfather both born in May-hee-ko. Don’t ask why his GF was there....


11 posted on 01/13/2012 6:37:56 PM PST by bigbob
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To: Brown Deer

Maybe I should run for President. James Madison is a 2nd cousin/X times removed and Zachary Taylor is 2nd cousin/X times removed. I sure I can come up with more— most of the older families of Virginia are inter-related.


12 posted on 01/13/2012 6:44:15 PM PST by wfu_deacons
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To: Brown Deer
Okay. He's related to Presidents. He's also related to the guy who told us about the kind of vegetables we're going to eat in the Celestial Kingdom:

When the world is redeemed, the vegetable creation is redeemed and made new, as well as the animal; and when planted in a celestial soil, each vegetable derives its nourishment therefrom; and the fluid, thus derived, circulates in the pores and cells of the vegetable tabernacle, and preserves it from decay and death; this same fluid, thus circulating, forms a spiritual seed, which planted, grows into a spiritual vegetable; this differs from the parent vegetable, in that it has no tabernacle. This is the origin of the spiritual vegetables in Heaven. These spiritual vegetables are sent from Heaven to the terrestrial worlds, where, like animals they take natural tabernacles, which become food for the sustenance of the natural tabernacles of the animal creation. Thus the spirits of both vegetables and animals are the offspring of male and female parents which have been raised from the dead, or redeemed from a fallen condition, with the world upon which they dwelt.

13 posted on 01/13/2012 6:44:33 PM PST by Scoutmaster (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it)
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To: Scoutmaster

Sorry. When one of the dogs thinks it can jump in my lap, that sometimes happens.


14 posted on 01/13/2012 6:46:08 PM PST by Scoutmaster (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it)
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To: Brown Deer
I would think when you get to the 10th cousin, x removed, we are all related to some President. Big deal.

Politically speaking Mitt is a brother to Obama and a son to FDR.

15 posted on 01/13/2012 6:50:16 PM PST by sand88 (Hey Rove et al, I will, with great pleasure, NOT cast a vote for the Statist Mitt.)
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To: wfu_deacons
Maybe I should run for President.

When the blood-letting is finished you may be all we have left. Can you tell us your positions on the major issues?

16 posted on 01/13/2012 6:50:36 PM PST by Scoutmaster (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it)
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Questions about Mitt Romney are at the end of this post.

Section 1 of the United States Constitution, clearly states;

QUOTE No person except a natural born Citizen, or a Citizen of the United States, at the time of the Adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the Office of President; UNQUOTE

In Minor v. Happersett, the undisputed FEDERAL law clearly states;

QUOTE ...it was never doubted that all children born in a country of parents who were its citizens became themselves, upon their birth, citizens also. UNQUOTE

Barack Obama has stated both publicly and in the book; Dreams From My Father;

QUOTE FROM Wikipedia: Barack Obama Sr. was born in Rachuonyo District on the shores of Lake Victoria just outside Kendu Bay, Kenya Colony, at the time a colony of the British Empire. UNQUOTE from Wikipedia.

Barack Obama Sr. NEVER became a US citizen.

That would mean that Barack Obama Jr. is NOT a natural born Citizen of the US and Barack Obama Jr. does NOT meet a key US Constitutional requirement to be President of the US.

Who was Mitt Ronmey's biological father ? I am NOT asking who was Mitt Romney's father by adoption. Again I am asking who was Mitt Romney's biological father and was his biological father a US Citizen at the time that Mitt Romney was born ?

If NOT, Mitt Romney does NOT meet a key US Constitutional requirement to be president.

(This post does NOT suggest or support any negatives about adoption or adoptive parents in general.)
17 posted on 01/13/2012 6:57:59 PM PST by pyx (Rule#1.The LEFT lies.Rule#2.See Rule#1. IF THE LEFT CONTROLS THE LANGUAGE, IT CONTROLS THE ARGUMENT.)
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To: Brown Deer

Martha and Adam Christ, interesting ancestors of Newt’s.

Wait, I thought Newt was adopted as a baby...


18 posted on 01/13/2012 6:59:02 PM PST by CainConservative (Newt/Santorum 2012 with Cain, Huck, Petraeus, Parker, Watts, Duncan, & Bachmann in Newt's Cabinet)
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To: Past Your Eyes
Let’s face it, Mormons are good at genealogy.

For damn sure....my (now gone) Mom got this genealogy thing going on during her later years - always wanted to do a Utah research trip,

19 posted on 01/13/2012 6:59:11 PM PST by ErnBatavia (Obama Voters: Jose Baez wants YOU for his next jury pool.......)
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Gingrich was born at the Harrisburg Hospital in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on June 17, 1943, as Newton Leroy McPherson. His mother, Kathleen “Kit” (née Daugherty; 1925–2003), and father, Newton Searles McPherson, married in September 1942, when she was 16 and McPherson was 19.

In 1946, his mother married Army officer Robert Gingrich (1925–1996), who adopted Newt.


Ok, now I know. ( :


20 posted on 01/13/2012 7:02:47 PM PST by CainConservative (Newt/Santorum 2012 with Cain, Huck, Petraeus, Parker, Watts, Duncan, & Bachmann in Newt's Cabinet)
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To: Scoutmaster; wfu_deacons

Maybe I should run for President.
When the blood-letting is finished you may be all we have left. Can you tell us your positions on the major issues?


WFU—I would be interested as well. Last time I wrote in William Howard Taft and Palin (voting in Ohio, so it seemed fitting), but if Romney is the nominee, I would be happy to consider you. If worse comes to worse, there is always Bill the Cat.


21 posted on 01/13/2012 7:03:27 PM PST by Hieronymus ( (It is terrible to contemplate how few politicians are hanged. --G.K. Chesterton))
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To: Brown Deer

Now the question is, “Was Mitt baptized for all of these ancestors?”
Oh that, and “Are Mitt’s magic underwear ‘boxers or briefs’?”


22 posted on 01/13/2012 7:06:51 PM PST by vae_victus (semper laboro frustra)
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To: bigbob

Mitt’s grandfather fled to Mexico with his 4 wives (he married a 5th there) when polygamy was ruled out by the LDS in Utah so the territory could qualify as a state.


23 posted on 01/13/2012 7:07:44 PM PST by varina davis (Elect a real American patriot in 2012 -- Gov. Rick Perry)
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To: CainConservative

I never heard Newt was adopted.


24 posted on 01/13/2012 7:08:13 PM PST by mimaw
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To: pyx
Who was Mitt Ronmey's biological father ? I am NOT asking who was Mitt Romney's father by adoption. Again I am asking who was Mitt Romney's biological father and was his biological father a US Citizen at the time that Mitt Romney was born ?

He was adopted?
25 posted on 01/13/2012 7:16:30 PM PST by Brown Deer (Pray for 0bama. Psalm 109:8)
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To: Past Your Eyes
Let’s face it, Mormons are good at genealogy.

They do genealogy for all of the wrong reasons - to baptize your ancestors, my ancestors, even the ancestors of Jewish folks, into the LDS.
26 posted on 01/13/2012 7:21:03 PM PST by af_vet_rr
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To: Hieronymus

“When the blood-letting is finished you may be all we have left. Can you tell us your positions on the major issues?”

I’m kind of a Ron Paul guy without the nutty foreign policy.


27 posted on 01/13/2012 7:22:50 PM PST by wfu_deacons
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To: Brown Deer

My 8th greatgrandfather is also a direct ancestor of Teddy Roosevelt, my husband’s 7th great grandfather is the grandfather of Mary Todd Lincoln, my something something great grandfather is the grandfather of George Washington’s sister in law, and I think I’m also related to James Madison. Sad that I know all this. I need to get a live.


28 posted on 01/13/2012 7:24:52 PM PST by Mercat
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To: Brown Deer
John Adams is the winner for descendants. Even Bill Clinton was an Adams descendant, and I'd guess 10% to 15% of Freepers are also Adams descendants.

Notice these guys are using collateral relatives ~ cousins!

Heaven Forfend!

29 posted on 01/13/2012 7:37:30 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Brown Deer. Quibble:
Although Houston resigned as Governor rather than swear allegiance to the Confederacy...
Houston refused to go along with secession, and was removed from office by his fellow Democrats.


30 posted on 01/13/2012 7:37:49 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Happy Friday the 13th, everyone!)
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To: af_vet_rr

Here’s a logic question for you ~ would it be antisemitic to restrict abortion to Jewish women?


31 posted on 01/13/2012 7:39:12 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: SunkenCiv

Apropos of nothing. I am unrelated to ANY f***ing POTUS.

I couldn’t be happier.


32 posted on 01/13/2012 7:43:57 PM PST by bigheadfred
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To: ansel12
Peronie's will keep you out.

I went to Basic Infantry Training with a company consisting of about 50/50 Brooklyn National Guard and Utah National Guard.

Mafioso and Mormons.

Never met another Mafia chil' nor a Mormon chil' during the rest of my tour of duty.

Now that didn't mean they weren't there, but the Mafia kids in my company had relatives in prison and the Mormon kids were kinda' special as well ~ I think the Church Authorities look after some people closer than others.

About the Peronies you need to ask one of them.

33 posted on 01/13/2012 7:45:54 PM PST by muawiyah
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New England Historic Genealogical Society
www.americanancestors.org/


34 posted on 01/13/2012 7:46:24 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Happy Friday the 13th, everyone!)
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New England Historic Genealogical Society
http://www.americanancestors.org/


35 posted on 01/13/2012 7:46:59 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Happy Friday the 13th, everyone!)
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To: Brown Deer

Big whoop.


36 posted on 01/13/2012 7:49:10 PM PST by Gabz (Democrats for Voldemort.)
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To: bigheadfred

No one will ever be descended from Bill Clinton. ;’)


37 posted on 01/13/2012 7:50:18 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Happy Friday the 13th, everyone!)
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To: varina davis
Mitt’s grandfather fled to Mexico with his 4 wives (he married a 5th there) when polygamy was ruled out by the LDS in Utah so the territory could qualify as a state.

Not quite correct. Mitt's great-great grandfather, Miles Park Romney, moved to the polygamous LDS colonies in Mexico in 1884, before the 1890 Manifesto (which wasn't enforced by the LDS church; hence the 1904 Manifesto and the Reed Smoot hearings), but after polygamy was illegal.

Miles Park Romney was a polygamist. So was another of Mitt's great-great grandfathers, Helaman Pratt (he's from the line related the the "celestial veggie" guy, above).

Gaskil Romney, Mitt's grandfather, fled Mexico during the Mexican Revolution in 1912 (Pancho Villa wasn't a nice guy) and returned to the U.S., but Gaskil wasn't a polygamist.

38 posted on 01/13/2012 7:50:38 PM PST by Scoutmaster (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it)
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To: SunkenCiv; bigheadfred
No one will ever be descended from Bill Clinton

That's the thing about the mumps.

39 posted on 01/13/2012 7:51:59 PM PST by Scoutmaster (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it)
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To: muawiyah

Ask who about what?


40 posted on 01/13/2012 7:56:57 PM PST by ansel12 (Romney is unquestionably the weakest party front-runner in contemporary political history.)
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To: Brown Deer
He was adopted?

I do not know for certain.

Because a significant part of Romney's family originated in Mexico, his ancestry and lineage is confusing at least.

41 posted on 01/13/2012 8:00:30 PM PST by pyx (Rule#1.The LEFT lies.Rule#2.See Rule#1. IF THE LEFT CONTROLS THE LANGUAGE, IT CONTROLS THE ARGUMENT.)
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To: SunkenCiv
Billzo probably suffers from indeterminate infertility.

Remember, this guys parents both belonged to the Church of the First Born. They are well known for frequent remarriage (serial polygamy). After studying the phenomenon (shown in the genealogies) for many years I've decided it's probably a way around a widespread problem with fertility.

42 posted on 01/13/2012 8:00:48 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: Mercat

I’m related to both Stonewall Jackson and General-President Grant. What does that make me?


43 posted on 01/13/2012 8:01:08 PM PST by Inyo-Mono (My greatest fear is that when I'm gone my wife will sell my guns for what I told her I paid for them)
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To: mimaw

“”My father grew up as a very angry person. When he signed up for the navy, the recruiting officer said, ‘Why did you fill out your application wrong?’ He said, ‘What do you mean?’ And he said, ‘You put your grandmother’s name in where your mother’s name should be.’ He found out that he had been born out of wedlock. They never told him. Talk about being outraged!”

The saga continues: “Big Newt was physically enormous. Six foot three, and could use a nine-pound sledgehammer with one hand. I’d say from the time he was 16 to 35 he was in bar fights...My mother was very frightened of him. So she decides to file for divorce. He tries to talk her out of it, fails, scares her even more, so she divorces him and then marries Bob Gingrich, who is also adopted...So that’s the background, and people assume I’m some right wing, out-of-touch Neanderthal who doesn’t get it. I mean, I’m adopted! Both of my fathers are adopted! I mean, give me a break!”

Confusion over his identity was a recurrent theme in Newt’s boyhood. “I did not use the word ‘stepfather’ until I was talking to Marianne in 1982,” he says. “I had a very confused blockage in sorting out the relationships.”

“A heck of a mess when you think about it,” Gingrich’s mother, Kit, says reviewing the past. Big Newt, having been abandoned by his real father, Robert Kerstetter, was taken in by Newton and Hattie Belle McPherson and raised in a household where his real mother, Louise Kepner, was passed off as his sister. Bob Gingrich was a foster child, not adopted until he was 16. It sounds like a Faulkner saga. In Pennsylvania.”
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/newt/vanityfair1.html


44 posted on 01/13/2012 8:08:48 PM PST by ansel12 (Romney is unquestionably the weakest party front-runner in contemporary political history.)
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To: Scoutmaster; SunkenCiv
No one will ever be descended from Bill Clinton

That's the thing about the mumps.

Right. Unless it is in your contract.

45 posted on 01/13/2012 8:12:11 PM PST by bigheadfred
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To: Brown Deer

mark for later


46 posted on 01/13/2012 8:14:43 PM PST by matthew fuller (Romney= Buckwheat's great white hope!)
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To: Brown Deer

I have a famous relative, too. John Colter, a mountain man from the Lewis & Clark Expedition, who was the first European to see Yellowstone. There was also a movie about him running naked from the Indians “Colter’s Run” - He ended up in Missouri married to one of my relatives on my father’s mother’s side. I prefer that lineage any day!!!!


47 posted on 01/13/2012 8:19:21 PM PST by Saundra Duffy ( For victory & freedom!!!)
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To: Brown Deer

You can skip the Presidents. I used the site to find out I (and probably 40 million others) am descended from Charles the Hammer. Of course, that’s only if the official story of who the real fathers are is true.


48 posted on 01/13/2012 8:28:23 PM PST by freedomfiter2 (Brutal acts of commission and yawning acts of omission both strengthen the hand of the devil.)
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To: Saundra Duffy

That’s an interesting story.


49 posted on 01/13/2012 8:31:25 PM PST by freedomfiter2 (Brutal acts of commission and yawning acts of omission both strengthen the hand of the devil.)
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To: Saundra Duffy; Scoutmaster

HEY!!! Any chance we can get to see you running naked? Who knows? You might get related to my father’s, mother’s, son side. If it dinna work out you can keep the linen...


50 posted on 01/13/2012 8:34:11 PM PST by bigheadfred
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