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With all the talk of vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin's kids (Track, Trig, Bristol, Willow & Piper), let's see what past U.S. presidents have named their kids...

George Washington
(VP John Adams)
Daniel Parke Custis, Jr., (stepson)
Frances Custis (stepdaughter)
John Parke "Jacky" Custis (stepson)
Martha Parke "Patsy Custis (stepdaughter)
John Adams
(VP Thomas Jefferson)
Abigail "Nabby" Adams
John Quincy Adams
Susanna Adams
Charles Adams
Thomas Adams
Elizabeth Adams (stillborn)
Thomas Jefferson
(VPs Aaron Burr & George Clinton)
Martha Washington Jefferson
Jane Randolph Jefferson
Mary Wayles Jefferson
Lucy Elizabeth Jefferson I
Lucy Elizabeth Jefferson II
Unnamed stillborn son
Aaron Burr
Theodosia Burr
George Clinton
Cornelia Tappen Clinton
George Washington Clinton
Elizabeth Clinton
Martha Washington Clinton (died age11)
Maria Clinton
Catharine Clinton
James Madison
(VPs George Clinton & Elbridge Gerry)
John Payne Todd (stepson)
Elbridge Gerry
Catharine Gerry
Eliza Gerry
Elbridge Gerry Jr.
Thomas Russell Gerry
Helen Maria Gerry
James Thompson
Eleanor Stanford Gerry
Emily Louise Gerry
James Monroe
(VP Daniel D. Tompkins)
Eliza Kortright Monroe
James Spence Monroe
Maria Hester Monroe
Daniel D. Tompkins
Arietta Minthorn Tompkins
Griffin Tompkins
Hannah Ellsworth Tompkins
Sarah Ann Tompkins
Mangle Minthorn Tompkins
Daniel Hyatt Tompkins
Susannah MacLaren Tompkins
John Ray Tompkins
John Quincy Adams
(VP John C. Calhoun)
Charles Francis Adams
George Washington Adams
John Adams
Louisa Catherine Adams
John C. Calhoun
Andred Pickens Calhoun
Anna Maria Calhoun
John Caldwell Calhoun
Martha Cornelia Calhoun
James Edward Calhoun
William Lowndes Calhoun
Floride Calhoun
Andrew Jackson
(VPs John C. Calhoun & Martin Van Buren)
Andrew Jackson Jr. (adopted his nephew)
Lyncoya (adopted Creek Indian orphan)
Martin Van Buren
(VP Richard Mentor Johnson)
Abraham Van Buren
John Van Buren
Martin Van Buren (II)
Smith Thompson Van Buren
Richard Mentor Johnson
Adeline Chinn Johnson
Imogene Chinn Johnson
William Henry Harrison
(VP John Tyler)
Elizabeth Harrison
John Cleves Harrison
Lucy Harrison
William Henry Harrison, Jr.
John Scott Harrison
Benjamin Harrison
Carter Bassett Harrison
Anna Tuthill Harrison
James Harrison (died as an infant)
Mary Harrison
John Tyler
(No VP)
Mary Tyler
Robert Tyler
John Tyler (II)
John Alexander Tyler
Julia Gardiner Tyler
Lachlan Tyler
Lyon Gardiner Tyler
Robert Fitzwalter Tyler
Pearl Tyler
David Gardiner Tyler
Letitia Tyler
Elizabeth Tyler
Anne Contesse Tyler
Alice Tyler
Tazewell Tyler
James K. Polk
(VP George Mifflin Dallas)
Marshall Tate Polk (adopted nephew)
George Mifflin Dallas
Catherine Chew Dallas
Zachary Taylor
(VP Millard Fillmore)
Sarah Knox "Knoxie" Taylor
Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Taylor
Richard "Dick" Taylor
2 daughters died in infancy
Millard Fillmore
(no VP)
Millard Powers Fillmore
Mary Abigail Fillmore
Franklin Pierce
(VP William Rufus deVane King [never married])
Franklin Pierce, Jr. (died at 3 days old)
Frank Robert Pierce (died at age 4, typhus)
Benjamin "Bennie" Pierce (died at 11, train wreck)
James Buchanan
(VP John Cabell Breckinridge)
none- never married
John Cabell Breckinridge John Witherspoon Owen Breckinridge
Abraham Lincoln
(VPs Hannibal Hamlin & Andrew Johnson)
Robert Todd Lincoln
Edward "Eddie" Baker Lincoln (died age 3)
William "Willie" Wallace Lincoln (died age 11, typhoid fever)
Thomas "Tad" Lincoln (died age 18)
Martha Johnson Lincoln
Mary Johnson Lincoln
Hannibal Hamlin
Sarah Hamlin
George Hamlin
Charles Hamlin
Cyrus Hamlin
Hannibal Emery Hamlin
Frank Hamlin
Andrew Johnson
(no VP)
Martha Johnson
Mary Johnson
Ulysses Simpson Grant
(VPs Schuyler Colfax & Henry Wilson)
Jesse Root Grant
Ulysses S. Grant, Jr.
Frederick Dent Grant
Ellen "Nellie" Wrenshall Grant
Schuyler Colfax
Schuyler Colfax III
Henry Wilson
Henry Hamilton Wilson
Evangeline "Eva" Wilson (adopted)
Rutherford Birchard Hayes
(VP William Almon Wheeler [no children])
Birchard Austin Hayes
James Webb Cook Hayes
Rutherford Platt Hayes
Joseph Thompson Hayes (died age 2)
George Crook Hayes (died age 2)
Fanny Hayes
Scott Russell Hayes
Manning Force Hayes (died in infancy)
James Abram Garfield
(VP Chester Alan Arthur)
Eliza Arbella Garfield (died age 2)
Harry Augustus Garfield
James Rudolph Garfield
Mary Garfield
Irvin M. Garfield
Abram Garfield
Edward Garfield (died in infancy)
Chester Alan Arthur
(No VP)
William Lewis Herndon Arthur (died age 2, brain fever)
Chester Alan Arthur II
Ellen Hansbrough Herndon Arthur
Grover Cleveland
(VP Adlai E. Stevenson I)
Oscar Folsom Cleveland (illegitimate, possibly not real son-- adopted by another family)
Ruth Cleveland ("Baby Ruth" died age 12, diptheria)
Esther Cleveland
Marion Cleveland
Francis Grover Cleveland
Richard Folsom Cleveland
Adlai Ewing Stevenson I
Mary Stevenson
Julia Stevenson
Letitia Stevenson
Lewis Green Stevenson
William McKinley
(VPs Garret Hobart & Teddy Roosevelt)
Ida (died at 4 months, phlebitis)
Katherine (died age 4, typhoid fever)
Garret A. Hobart
Fannie Hobart
Garret A. Hobart, Jr.
Teddy Roosevelt
(VP Charles Fairbanks)
Alice Lee Roosevelt
Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.
Kermit Roosevelt
Ethel Carow Roosevelt
Quentin Roosevelt
Archibald "Archie" Bulloch Roosevelt
Charles Warren Fairbanks
Adelaide Fairbanks
Warren Charles Fairbanks
Frederick Cole Fairbanks
Richard Monroe Fairbanks
Robert Fairbanks
William Howard Taft
(VP James Schoolcraft Sherman)
Robert Alphonso Taft
Charles Phelps Taft II
Helen Herron Taft
James Schoolcraft Sherman
Sherrill B. Sherman
Richard U. Sherman
Thomas N. Sherman
Woodrow Wilson
(VP Thomas Riley Marshall [no children])
Margaret Wilson
Jessie Wilson
Eleanor Wilson
Warren G. Harding
(VP Calvin Coolidge)
Marshall Eugene DeWolfe (stepson)
Calvin Coolidge
(VP Charles Dawes)
Calvin Coolidge Jr.
John Coolidge
Charles Dawes
Rufus Fearing Dawes
Carolyn Dawes
Dana McCutcheon (adopted)
Virginia Dawes (adopted)
Herbert Hoover
(VP Charles Curtis)
Herbert Hoover, Jr.
Allan Hoover
Charles Curtis
Permelia Jeannette Curtis
Henry "Harry" King Curtis
Leona Virginia Curtis
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
(VPs John Nance "Cactus Jack" Garner IV, Henry Agard Wallace & Harry S Truman)
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Jr.
James Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr (died in infancy)
Elliott Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. (II)
John Aspinwall Roosevelt
John Nance "Cactus Jack" Garner IV
Tully Charles Garner
Henry Agard Wallace
Henry Browne Wallace
Jean Wallace
Robert Browne Wallace
Harry S Truman
(VP Alben William Barkley)
Mary Margaret Truman
Alben W. Barkley
David Murrell "Bud" Barkley
Marian Frances "Sis" Barkley
Laura Louise "Wahwee" Barkley
Dwight David Eisenhower
(VP Richard Nixon)
Doud Dwight "Icky" Eisenhower (died age 4, scarlet fever)
Sheldon Doud Eisenhower
John F. Kennedy
(VP Lyndon Johnson)
Arabella Kennedy (stillborn)
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy
John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr.
Patrick Bouvier Kennedy (died at 2 days old)
Lyndon Baines Johnson
(VP Hubert Humphrey)
Lynda Bird Johnson
Luci Baines Johnson
Hubert Humphrey
Hubert Humphrey III
Nancy Humphrey
Robert Humphrey
Douglas Humphrey
Richard M. Nixon
(VP Spiro Agnew & Gerald Ford)
Patricia "Tricia" Nixon
Julie Nixon
Spiro Agnew
Pamela Agnew
James Rand Agnew
Susan Agnew
Kimberly Agnew
Gerald R. Ford
VP Nelson Rockefeller)
Michael Gerald Ford
John "Jack" Gardner Ford
Steven Meigs Ford
Susan Elizabeth Ford
Nelson Rockefeller
Anne Rockefeller
Rodman Rockefeller
Steven Rockefeller
Mary Rockefeller
Michael Rockefeller
Nelson Rockefeller Jr.
Mark Rockefeller
Jimmy Carter
(VP Walter Frederick "Fritz" Mondale)
John William "Jack" Carter
James Earl "Chip" Carter III
Donnel Jeffrey "Jeff" Carter
Amy Lynn Carter
Walter Mondale
Theodore A. "Ted" Mondale
Eleanor Mondale
William H. Mondale
Ronald Reagan
(VP George Herbert Walker Bush)
Maureen Elizabeth Reagan
Christine Reagan (died in infancy)
Michael Edward Reagan (adopted)
Patricia Ann "Patti" Reagan
Ronald Prescott "Ron" Reagan
George H.W. Bush
(VP James Danforth Quayle)
George Walker Bush
Pauline Robinson "Robin" Bush (died age 3, leukemia)
John Ellis "Jeb" Bush
Neil Mallon Bush
Marvin Pierce Bush
Dorothy Walker "Doro" Bush
Dan Quayle
Tucker Quayle
Benjamin Quayle
Corinne Quayle
Bill Clinton
(VP Albert Arnold Gore, Jr.)
Chelsea Victoria Clinton
Al Gore
Karenna Gore
Kristin Gore
Sarah Gore
Albert Arnold Gore III
George W. Bush
(VP Richard Bruce "Dick" Cheney)
Barbara Pierce Bush
Jenna Welch Bush
Dick Cheney
Elizabeth Cheney
Mary Cheney