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John P. Willis

Opinions presented here are held in all of my roles and capacities, both personal and professional.


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Geek Code

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Site Info

This site is hosted on a Sun SPARCserver 20 running Apache 2.2, Perl 5, and a home-built CMS.

RSS feed generation is done with a BASH script I have implemented, called Syndicator.

This site contains no JavaScript, no CSS, and should render in any HTML 2.0-compliant browser.

Latest News

New Revelations about Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

16 May 2018

By further fleshing out our family's connections to the House of Stuart, and other Scots nobles, I have determined that rather than being my 15th cousin, 15x removed, Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, is actually my 9th cousin, 15x removed.

Family History

Notable Kin

  • English Royals
    • Elizabeth II is my 22nd cousin, twice removed
    • Queen Victoria is my 18th cousin, six times removed
    • Lady Jane Grey is my 6th cousin, fourteen times removed
    • Elizabeth I is my 8th cousin, sixteen times removed
    • Mary I ("Bloody Mary") is my 8th cousin, sixteen times removed
    • Henry VIII is my 7th cousin, seventeen times removed
    • John (famous in the Robin Hood legend) is my 25th great-grandfather
    • Richard I "The Lionheart" is my 26th great-uncle
  • Scottish Royals
    • Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots is my 9th cousin, fifteen times removed
    • Robert I "Robert the Bruce" is my 6th cousin, twenty-four times removed
  • U.S. Presidents
    • George Herbert Walker Bush is my 24th cousin, six times removed
    • George Walker Bush is my 24th cousin, seven times removed
    • Barack Hussein Obama is my 24th cousin
  • Ancient Historical Figures
    • Adam (the first man) is the step 62nd great-grandfather of my 28th great-grandmother (this is unreliable)
    • Abu al-Qasim Muhammad ibn 'Abd Allah (Muhammad, Prophet of God) is the step 14th great-grandfather of my 28th great-grandmother (this is verifiable)
    • Y'shua bin Yosef (Jesus Christ) is the 43rd cousin, eleven times removed, of the wife of my 29th great-grandfather (this is unreliable)

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