Genealogists at Ancestry.com have put together a special website ancestry.com/starwars for fans to enter their family name and see how they are related to the stars of the film.
Troy Dunn, spokesman for Ancestry.com says Star Wars is the second biggest movie about family ancestry. The first being Roots.
Thats because it follows the lives of Shmi Skywalker, who bore Anakin, who marries Padme, who gives birth to Luke and Leia. The Star Wars novels detail Luke, Leia and Hans descendants.
It doesnt end there. Dunn says they researched all the names in their database and found 48 guys named Yoda; 23 Luke Skywalkers; 13 Han Solos; two Obi Wan Kenobis; and one Jaba Hutt (sic) all living in the U.S.
Dunn figures theyre either massively die-hard fans who changed their names or have really warped parents.
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