This is the chart for two of the grandfathers. I have DNA tests to demonstrate these at this point, in addition to gathering all of the birth certificates, marriage certificates, and death certificates I could find, and supplementing that with town records. I have to tell you I really think that 16 generations since the Mayflower thing is off. In both my cases, I am either 9 or 10 generations away from my grandfathers.

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I can only screen shot this down as far as my grandfather, but you get the gist. it is only 9 generations
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In this case, I can only screen shot down to my great-grandmother, but you also can see it is only 10 generations

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