Stanley Ann Dunham was born 27 November 1942 in Wichita, Kansas, United States to Stanley Armour Dunham (1918-1992) and Madelyn Lee Payne (1922-2008) and died 7 November 1995 in Straub clinic, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of uterine cancer. She married Barack Obama (1936-1982) 2 February 1961 in Maui, Hawaii, United States. She married Lolo Soetoro (1936) 15 March 1965 in Molokai. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United States, Ireland, France, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, England, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands.

Stanley Ann Dunham, mother of Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States, was an American anthropologist who specialized in economic anthropology and rural development. Dunham was nicknamed Anna, later known as Dr. Stanley Ann Dunham Soetoro, and finally Ann Dunham Sutoro. Born in Kansas, Dunham spent her childhood in California, Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas and her teenage years in Mercer Island, Washington, and much of her adult life in Hawaii and Indonesia.


Offspring of Stanley Ann Dunham and Barack Obama (1936-1982)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Barack Obama (1961) 4 August 1961 Honolulu, Hawaii (Kapi'olani Medical Center) Michelle LaVaughn Robinson (1964)

Offspring of Stanley Ann Dunham and Lolo Soetoro (1936)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Maya Soetoro-Ng (1970)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Barack Obama (1961)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • Social security death index: 535-40-8522
₪ Wedding
  • Divorce was filed in Honolulu, Hawaii Jan. 1964
  • Divorce info according to Reitwiesner (wargs) site.
§ Remains
  • Same location as where her mother's ashes were spread on 2008-12-22.