If you remember the news story (you can read below about it) about BridgeAnne d’Avignon, the girl who discovered that all but one president are descendants of
the same English king, John Lackland Plantaganet. Donald Trump, the newest US elect president is ALSO in this group together with Hillary Clinton! In fact, the
Dailymail have uncovered that both Trump and Clinton claim lineage to John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and son of King Edward III of England.
As the Dailymail reports, Clinton claims the lineage to her 18th great-grandparents through the Rodham family of her father’s side while Trump is related to her
through his mother Mary Anne Macleod, who was born in Scotland.
According to MyHeritage.com, both Hillary Clinton’s and Donald Trump’s lineages trace back to John of Gaunt, the 1st Duke of Lancaster and his third wife
Katherine Swynford. John of Gaunt was one of the sons of King Edward III. →
Read more & video: “Local Girl Connects Obama To Most US Presidents” (2:55) via Curious Mind Magazine