John Dutton in Yellowstone.

Here's Who Could (& Could Not) Be John Dutton's Grandparents

We have never seen this many Johns before...


From 1883 to 1923 to Yellowstone, the Duttons have spent the last 140 years ensuring that the only thing bigger than the sky in Montana is the drama. But a question remains about how the various characters are connected. Specifically, who is John Dutton’s grandfather?


Who is John Dutton?

If you’re confused by the question, we get it! There are at least four John Duttons that we know about so far! We’re referring to the latest living iteration, the 21st century patriarch of Yellowstone Ranch, John Dutton III, played by Kevin Costner.