Barack Obama

Ancestry of
Barack Obama

44th U.S. President


    Christopher Columbus Clark

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    • 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandfather of Barack Obama
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 54 
    • Birth Date:
    • 28 Dec 1845 
    • Birth Location:
    • Missouri 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 11 Jan 1937 
    • Death Location:
    • El Dorado, Butler, Kansas 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Forest Grove Cemetery, Canton, Lewis, Missouri 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 6 Jan 1870 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Nelson County, Kentucky 
    • Notes: 
    • The 1900 Federal Census show Christopher as having been born in Kentucky. However, other census from both before and after show Missouri as his birthplace.

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  • Sources for Christopher Columbus Clark

    • 1 Federal Census, MO, Lewis County, 1900, Canton, ED #46, Image 20 of 29, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 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).