Download a cousin calculator from FamilySearch
5th September 2022
Ever found yourself asking “So what exactly is a second cousin?” or debating with your family and friends about what it means to be a “first cousin once removed”? Use the cousin chart to settle the debate once and for all!
What Is a Cousin?
Cousins are people who share a common ancestor that is at least 2 generations away, such as a grandparent or great-grandparent. You and your siblings are not cousins because your parents are only 1 generation away from you.
Simple enough, right? But what does it mean to have a second or third or fourth cousin?
Website: Family Search Cousin Calculator