Veronica “Vee” Jade Gilbert Newsom was born in Santa Barbara, California on 9 July 1981 and lived throughout the Los Angeles, Arcata, San Francisco, Ventura and Hollywood/West Hollywood areas in California state. 
Vee first attended Humboldt State University in Sep 1999, majoring in Anthropology. They met their husband, Kristoffer Newsom, on the first day of Physical Anthropology class at HSU. It would be almost 20 years later that they married in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Veronica graduated from University of California Los Angeles with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Anthropology in June 2004. Vee attended graduate school at Antioch University Los Angeles beginning in Jan 2007, graduating with an Master’s of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology, with Marriage Family Child Counseling Specialization, on 27 Sept 2008. From 2009-2012, Vee attended 3 years of a Ph.D. Psychology doctoral program at Saybrook University in San Francisco, California, but did not complete that program.
Veronica obtained Marriage and Family Therapist (CA LMFT88229) state licensure in West Hollywood, California on 6 August 2015.
Veronica married Kristoffer Samuel Newsom on 4 May 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. They moved from Los Angeles, California to Spokane, Washington in May 2019. They share custody of Kristoffer’s son.
Veronica obtained Marriage and Family Therapist state licensure in Washington on 13 October 2020 (WA LF60945794). Vee is a recognized Clinical Fellow of the American Association of Marriage Family Therapists.
Veronica was admitted to the NSDAR on 5 Oct 2021 and sworn in to the DAR Jonas Babcock Chapter in Spokane, Washington on 16 Oct 2021.
EUROPE: 🏴 My most distant direct Ancestor is Bethóc MacAlpin of Scotland, my 28th-great-grandmother. Direct descendant of King David I (Dunkeld) of Scotland (my 28th great-grandfather) and Queen Maud (Huntingdon); Prince Henry Dunkeld (27th great-grandfather); King William Dunkeld (26th great-grandfather); Robert Brus de Brus (27th great-grandfather), Robert The Bruce (Brus) (26th great-grandfather); Sir Caelin Campbell (23rd great-grandfather); Sir Alan Stewart (19th great-grandfather). My Scottish royal ancestors belonged to the MacAlpin Clan, Campbell Clan, Stewart Clan and the House of Bruce, House of Argyll and House of Huntingdon.
🇮🇲 Directly descended from King Olaf I the Dwarf (Óláfr Gudrødsen), Isle of Man, (my 27th great-grandfather).
🏴 Direct descendant of Magna Carta Gateway Ancestor Robert Abell, and direct descendant of Magna Carta Surety Baron Saer de Quincy, 1st Earl of Winchester (my 27th great-grandfather).
👑 Living Royal Cousins: The current Queen of England, Elizabeth II, is my 12th cousin, twice removed. Her living sons are my 13th cousins, three times removed. The living Prince William and Prince Harry are my 14th cousins, 4 times removed.
The Mormon Trail: ✝️ Direct descendant of notable Mormon pioneers: David Candland from London, England: LDS priest of the Seventy and scribe for Joseph Smith and founder of Sanpete County, Utah; Abraham Reister Wright, Sr. from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Direct descendant of John Skeel I, my 8th-great-grandfather, through my paternal line. Project Skeels Name Study Co-Manager since Nov 2020.
British Colonial America Patriots: 1. Capt. Samuel Gilbert, Sr., US Army for Connecticut (Queen Anne’s War) 2. Maj. William Bradford, Jr., US Army for Massachusetts (King Phillip's War).
🏴 ✝️ Puritan Great Migration (PGM):
🇺🇸 American Revolution Patriots: 1. Capt. Abel Woodward, US Army (American Revolution): Vermont- my 6th-great-grandfather 2. Capt. John Gilbert, US Army: Connecticut (American Revolution)- my 5th-great-grandfather.
🇺🇸 Former US Presidents: 1. George Washington was my 9th cousin, 8 times removed. 2. John Adams was my 3rd cousin, 9 times removed. 3. Thomas Jefferson was my 6th cousin, 8 times removed. 4. John Quincy Adams was my 4th cousin, 8 times removed. 5. Abraham Lincoln was my 9th cousin, 5 times removed. 6. Harry S. Truman was my 12th cousin, once removed. 7. Gerald Ford was my 7th cousin, 3 times removed. 8. George H. W. Bush was my 10th cousin, once removed.
🇺🇸 Living US Presidents: 1. Pres. Barack Obama is my 11th cousin, twice removed, through his mother’s line. 2. Pres. George W. Bush is my 11th cousin, twice removed, through his father’s line.
🇺🇸 Famous Americans: 1. Seth Thomas, the celebrated American clock-maker of Thomaston, Connecticut, is my great-great-great-great-grandfather. 🕰
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