Barack Obama

Ancestry of
Barack Obama

44th U.S. President


    Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham

    View famous kin of Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham

    • 4th Generation — Great-grandfather of Barack Obama
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 12 
    • Birth Date:
    • 25 Dec 1894 
    • Birth Location:
    • Argonia, Sumner, Kansas 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 4 Oct 1970 
    • Death Location:
    • Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Resthaven Gardens of Memory, Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 3 Oct 1915 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas 
    • Notes: 
    • Some sources state Ralph's birthdate as 24 DEC and not 25 DEC.

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  • Sources for Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham

    • 1 Federal Census, KS, Sumner County, 1900, Dixon, ED #325, Image 6 of 16, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Death record for Ralph Dunham, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Partial Ancestor Table - President Barack Hussein Obama, Jr.", www.americanancestors.org/uploadedFiles/American_Ancestors/Content/Marketing/PDF_Archive/obama_ancestral_table.pdf, (accessed 05/09/2012).