He is of predominantly English, as well as Welsh , Irish, and French Huguenot ancestry; Cheney's 8th great-grandfather, William Cheney, immigrated from England to Massachusetts in the 17th century. Cheney is a very distant cousin of both Harry S. Truman and Barack Obama ; the three share a common ancestor in Mareen Duvall , a Huguenot who fled from France to England in the 17th century and later settled in Maryland. Department of Agriculture and his mother was a softball star in the s;  Cheney was one of three children.
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Dick Cheney, who served as U. Bush —93 , became chairman and chief executive of Halliburton Co. He continued the program of expansion by acquisition. He was born in Nebraska and grew up in Casper , Wyoming.