Hussein Onyango Obama


Personal and Family Information

Hussein was born about 1895 in Kenya, the son of Obama 1st name unk. and Nyaoke Obama (mnu).

He died about 1979 in Kenya.

He had three marriages/partners. His first wife was Helima Obama (mnu), who he married in BET 1920 AND 1929 in Zanzibar. They had no known children.

His second wife was Akumu Nyanjoga, who he married in ABT 1930 in Siaya, Nyanza Province, Kenya. Their two known children were Barack Hussein (1936-1982) and Sarah (1933-?).

His third wife was Sarah Ogwel Obama (mnu), who he married in ABT 1945 in Kenya. Their four known children were Omar (1944-?), Zeituni (1952-?), Yusuf (c1955-?) and Said (c1956-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Hussein Onyango Obama


Obama 1st name unk.


Obama Opiyo


Nyaoke Obama (mnu)



BirthABT 1895
Place: Kenya
DeathABT 1979
Place: Kenya