Gov Robert Treat Early settler of Wethersfield and Milford, Connecticut and a leader of the New Haven Colony. He was Deputy Governor and Governor of Connecticut Colony from 1676-1709. He is my 9th GGF and a GGF of Robert Treat Paine.
Robert Treat Paine Signer of The Declaration of Independence  He helped draft the Massachusetts constitution and served as the state's first attorney general as well as supreme court justice. My 1st cousin 8x removed.
Harriet Beecher Stowe Activist abolitionist and author who wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin published in 1852. She is my 4th cousin 4x removed.
Mark Twain American author, my 4th cousin 4x removed.
John Brown was a radical abolitionist who led a movement of family and followers to end slavery ending with the armed raid on Harpers Ferry for which he was tried, convicted and hanged in 1859. He is my 6th cousin 5x removed.
For Magna Carta Directly connected to thirteen Magna Carta Barons: Bigods, Malet, de Mowbray, Saher de Quincy, FitzRobert, de Clareses, de Bohun, d'Albini, de Vere, de Ros, de Lacy, as well as William Marshal and eight other Illustrious Men list in the preamble of the Magna Carta plus King John of England, all detailed but not reviewed in WikiTree.
There are 14 direct ancestors in the list of Founders of Hartford, Connecticut
Johnny Appleseed https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Chapman-4652 is our 4th cousin 6 generations back.
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