George Washington, Guy Ritchie and Ellen Degeneres are just three notable people Scott Steward connects to the royal bride-to-be in an exclusive online video with the BBC. Shot on location in our Boston library, Scott Steward gives a sample of the interesting connections made in The Ancestry of Catherine Middleton. To view the interview, select the third video in this article on BBC.com
Are you related to Kate?
Learn more about Kate’s kin with the new book from NEHGS, The Ancestry of Catherine Middleton. Who knows? — you might be a distant relative!
Based on the work of the late William Addams Reitwiesner, a pioneer investigator into Kate's ancestry and an expert on European noble families, this book contains an “ahnentafel” (ancestor table) plus more than twenty kinship charts connecting Catherine Middleton to various figures of historical and cultural importance.