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This is a list of notable Americans of English descent, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.

To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are English American or must have references showing they are English American and are notable.

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Presidents of the United States

  1. George Washington, 1st President 1789-97 (great-grandfather, John Washington from Purleigh, Essex, England.[63])
  2. John Adams, 2nd President 1797-1801 (great-great-grandfather, Henry Adams born 1583 Barton St David, Somerset, England, immigrated to Boston, Massachusetts.[64][65])
  3. Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President 1801–1809 (Maternal English ancestry from William Randolph.)
  4. James Madison, 4th President 1809-17
  5. James Monroe, 5th President 1817-25
  6. John Quincy Adams, 6th President 1825-29 (Henry Adams born 1583 Barton St David, Somerset, England.[64][65])
  7. Zachary Taylor, 12th President 1849-50
  8. James Buchanan, 15th President 1857-61
  9. Abraham Lincoln, 16th President 1861-65 (Samuel Lincoln baptised 1622 in Hingham, Norfolk, England, died in Hingham, Massachusetts.[66][67])
  10. Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President 1869-77
  11. James A. Garfield, 20th President 1881-81
  12. Chester A. Arthur, 21st President 1881-85
  13. Grover Cleveland, 22nd and 24th President 1885-89, 1893-97
  14. Benjamin Harrison, 23rd President 1889-93
  15. William McKinley, 25th President 1897-1901
  16. Warren G. Harding, 29th President 1921-23
  17. Franklin D. Roosevelt 32nd President 1933-45
  18. Harry S. Truman, 33rd President 1945-53 [68]
  19. Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th President 1963-69
  20. Richard Nixon, 37th President 1969-74
  21. Gerald Ford, 38th President 1974-77
  22. Jimmy Carter, 39th President 1977-81
  23. Ronald Reagan 40th President 1981-89
  24. George H. W. Bush, 41st President 1989-93
  25. Bill Clinton, 42nd President 1993-2001
  26. George W. Bush, 43rd President 2001-2009 (Reynold Bush from Messing, Essex, England emigrated in 1631 to Cambridge, Massachusetts.[69])

Religious Figures

Members of the United States House of Representatives

Scientists/researchers

Senators

Sports

United States Supreme Court justices

Vice Presidents of the United States

Other

References

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