||Laura (Spelman) Rockefeller is an ancestor of a US President/Vice President|
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This person is the grandmother of Vice President Nelson Rockefeller. 41st US Vice President
Laura was born in 1835. Her parents, Harvey Buel and Lucy Henry Spelman, were longtime activists in the abolitionist movement. Laura and her husband, John Rockefeller, provided major financing for The Atlanta Baptist Female Seminary, and in 1884 the school changed its name to the Spelman Seminary (now Spelman College.) to honor them
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Laura is 25 degrees from J. R. R. Tolkien, 32 degrees from Sean Bean, 17 degrees from Cate Blanchett, 33 degrees from Orlando Bloom, 36 degrees from Martin Freeman, 28 degrees from Peter Jackson, 16 degrees from Christopher Lee, 25 degrees from Ian McKellen, 26 degrees from Howard Shore, 18 degrees from Liv Tyler, 24 degrees from David Wenham and 16 degrees from Alan Radecki on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.