|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1918|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1992|
**Grandfather of Barack Obama Jr., 44th President of the US.
*US Army, WWII, PVT, enlisted on 18 Jan 1942 at Ft. Leavenworth, KS; mustered out as SGT.
Sergeant in 1830th Ordnance Supply and Maintenance Company of the Third Army Dunham enlisted as a private in the U.S. Army on January 18, 1942, at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and served in the European Theatre of World War II with the 1830th Ordnance Supply and Maintenance Company, Aviation. During D-Day, this unit helped to support the 9th Air Force. Stanley and his brother Ralph were deployed to France six weeks after D-Day. Before the Invasion of Normandy, the Dunhams once met accidentally as Stanley went in search of rations at Hotel Russell in London, where his sibling Ralph happened to be staying.
Stanley was the son of Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham b. 1894 in Argonia, KS, and Ruth Lucille Armour b. 1900 in IL. He had one brother Ralph Emerson Dunham b. 1916 in Wichita, Sedgwick Co., KS.
After his mother's death, his father married Marthamae Stonehouse; they had two girls: Virginia "Ginny" Dunham who married Cecil Goeldner, and Eleanor Belle Dunham who married Ralph Berkebile.
He married on 5 May 1940 in Wichita, Sedgwick Co., KS, Madelyn Lee Payne; they had one daughter, Stanley "Ann" Dunham b. 27 Nov 1942 who married (1) Barack H. Obama Sr. in 1960 in HI, divorced 1963. Ann & Barack had one son Barack Hussein Obama Jr., US Sen from IL and President of the US, who married Michelle L. Robinson and who has two girls: Sasha and Malia Obama.
Ann married and later divorced (2) Lolo Soetoro; they had one daughter: Maya Soetoro who married Konrad Ng. Maya and Konrad have two daughters: Suhaila and Savita Ng.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham (1894 - 1970)
Ruth Lucille Armour Dunham (1900 - 1926)
Madelyn Lee Payne Dunham (1922 - 2008)
Stanley Ann Dunham Obama Soetoro (1942 - 1995)*
Ralph Emerson Dunham (1916 - 2012)*
Stanley Armour Dunham (1918 - 1992)
Eleanor Belle Dunham Berkebile (1932 - 2003)**
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Plot: Buried in SECTION CT1-B ROW 400 SITE 440
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Mar 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25406984
I am sure dear Cousin, you are watching over and are very proud of your Grandson, Barack. He serves you well. You and your wife gave him good, strong Christian morals to live by and serve his God and country. Rest in peace until we meet in His kingdom ...(Read more)|
Added: Jul. 8, 2015
Spouse of Madelyn Lee Payne, my my 6th cousin, in my father's Krone/Potteiger Family.|
Added: Jun. 24, 2015
Romans 12:17-19†ē†Donít hit back; discover beauty in everyone. If youíve got it in you, get along with everybody. Donít insist on getting even; thatís not for you to do. ďIíll do the judging,Ē says God. ďIíll take care of it.Ē|
Added: Jun. 12, 2015
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