Ancestry of Barack Obama - Fourth Generation

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<< Barack Obama Family Tree, Generations 1-3

Fourth Generation (Great Grandparents):

8. Obama was born in Kendu Bay, Kenya

9. Nyaoke

Obama had four wives, one of whom was Nyaoke. She fathered many children, of whom Onyango was the fifth son.

12. Ralph Waldo Emerson DUNHAM was born 24 December 1894 in Argonia, Sumner County, Kansas and died 4 October 1970 in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas.

13. Ruth Lucille ARMOUR was born in 1900 in Illinois and died (by suicide) on 25 November 1926 in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.

Ralph DUNHAM and Ruth ARMOUR were married on 3 October 1915 in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas and had the following children:

  • i. Ralph Emerson DUNHAM, Jr., born 29 August 1916 (spouse Elizabeth Smith)
    6. ii. Stanley Armour DUNHAM

The family is found living with Ruth's parents in the 1920 federal census of Sedgwick County, Kansas. In 1930, Ralph Jr. and Stanley are with their maternal grandparents in Butler County, Kansas, while their father, Ralph Sr. was enumerated with his parents in Sedgwick County, Kansas.

14. Rolla Charles PAYNE was born 23 August 1892 in Olathe, Johnson County, Kansas and died in Kansas in October 1968.

15. Leona MCCURRY was born about May 1897 in Kansas.

Rolla Charles PAYNE and Leona MCCURRY married in Kansas about 1922 and had the following children:

  • 1. i. Madelyn PAYNE
    ii. Charles Thomas PAYNE born in 1925.
    iii. Arlene PAYNE born about 1926.