'He looks like our Mike': Mitt Romney's unlikeliest fans... his relatives from the North of England Records show that Mrs Iveson is Mitt Romney's fourth cousin - they share a great ... For Romney, his faith and English roots remain a sensitive issue, partly because his Mormon religion is still regarded with suspicion by some American voters. 10/9/2012 - 3:20 am | View Link
Meet Mitt Romney's English relatives: the Cumbrians who are fourth cousins of Republican contender Mid-morning sun shines on Dalton-in-Furness (Reuters) Mr Romney's great-great grandparents, Elizabeth and Miles, were baptised and married in Dalton-in-Furness before converting to the Mormon faith in 1837 and moving to the United States ... 10/8/2012 - 8:37 am | View Link
Mitt Romney's distant English relatives surprised by family ties to would-be president "It's all come out of the blue," Jennie Iveson told Reuters in her modest home ... "I think Mitt Romney is rather careless in his choice of words sometimes," said Walton, the Dalton historian. "But there you are. Can't have everything, can ... 10/8/2012 - 8:06 am | View Link
Mitt Romney's Relatives Surprised By Candidate's English Roots BARROW-IN-FURNESS, England, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Mitt Romney's fight to become America's ... But for Romney, his faith and English roots remain a sensitive issue, partly because his Mormon religion is still regarded with suspicion by some American ... 10/8/2012 - 1:39 am | View Link
Mitt Romney's English Mormon roots The Republican candidate for the US presidency, Mitt Romney, has English roots. His great-great grandparents, Miles Romney and Elizabeth Gaskell, came from the north of England, and were among the first-ever British converts to Mormonism. 06/13/2012 - 10:36 am | View Link
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