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 Straub clinic, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of uterine cancer. She married Barack Hussein Obama Sr. (1936-1982) 2 February 1961 in Maui, Hawaii, United States. She married Lolo Soetoro (1936) 15 March 1965 in Molokai, Hawaii, United States.

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 Barack Hussein Obama Sr. (1936-1982) and Stanley Ann Dunham
Name Birth Death Joined with
Barack Obama (1961) 4 August 1961 Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States (Kapi'olani Medical Center) Michelle LaVaughn Robinson (1964)

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


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
₪ 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.