Joss Whedon, the man behind Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the Avengers films, is also a descendant of Robert Washington, my 12th great grandfather. Robert is Joseph's 12th great grandfather as well, and the fourth great grandfather of George Washington, President of the USA...
Joss Whedon is my 13th cousin.
your father → Rufus S. Nichols
his father → Tressie (King) Nichols
his mother → Michael O. King
her father → Margaret (Wright) King
his mother → James G Wright
her father → William Wright
his father → John Wright Jr
his father → John Wright
his father → Anne Wright
his mother → Col. John Washington
her father → Reverend Lawrence Washington
his father → Lawrence Washington, Sr., Esquire of Sulgrave Manor, Mayor of Northampton
his father → Walter Washington
his brother → Katherine Stanton
his daughter → Hon. Thomas Stanton
her son → Robert Stanton, Sr.
his son → Mary Denison
his daughter → Mary Smith
her daughter → Hannah Denison Avery
her daughter → Lucy Denison
her daughter → Joseph Denison, Rev.
her son → Ellen Frances Whedon
his daughter → Burt Denison Whedon
her son → John Ogden Whedon
his son →
his son → Joss Whedon