Records may include photos, original documents, family history, relatives, specific dates, locations and full names. There is no evidence of his having served, and the war ended two months after he was drafted. The house was a crowded one with Gabriella’s father Christopher Clark, daughter Doris and the household of Ruth, now Ruth Dunham, with husband Ralph and sons Ralph, Jr. and Stanley. flag. They took in Stanley and his older brother Ralph after their mother’s death in 1926 and raised them in their home in El Dorado at 321 N. Emporia. According to historian Paul Conkin, “spiritualism … was usually non-Christian and by claim scientific … [and was focused on] communion with the spirits of the dead, usually through a medium.”. More information is available at Although Stanley Ann was born a Kansan, her father, Stanley Armour, was the last of the Dunhams to be raised to adulthood in the state. At the time of the 1880 Census, his father George Armour was a farm hand, a family of very modest means. During this time, El Dorado was an oil boomtown (see KS Oil Museum images here), and because Harry Armour worked in the oil fields, the industry was part of Stanley’s day-to-day life. In many ways the Dunham story culminates in Stanley Armour Dunham, the grandfather who helped to raise Obama during his childhood. In 1880, they lived on a farm in Audrain County, Missouri, just north of the Missouri River in the heart of what some call the “Little Dixie” region of that state. Harry and Gabriella (ne’e Clark) Armour played an important role in the life of Barack Obama’s grandfather, Stanley Dunham. By now, the family lived in El Dorado, where they raised Ruth’s younger sister Doris. Harry Armor Historical records and family trees related to Harry Armor. 1812? Doris was named Miss El Dorado in the Kaffir Corn Celebration in 1926. Details; Great-great-grandfather: Harry Ellington Armour: Great-great-grandson: Barack Obama: Source Links. In accordance with the legal provisions, you can ask for the removal of your name and the name of your minor children. Nous sommes tous liés! They soon had two children, Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham Jr. (born August 29, 1916) and Stanley Armour (born March 23, 1918). thousands of pictures and over a thousand GeneaStars. According to Obama’s own recollection, Stanley frequently spun stories to entertain himself and others. By the time of the 1885 Kansas state census, Clark was listed as a farmer in Eagle Township of Kingman County. Within weeks of the run, Jacob Mackey and two sons were in the newly-created town of Oklahoma City, with Jacob William following a few months later. Jacob William married Mary Ann Kearney, the daughter of Irish immigrant Falmouth Kearney and Ohio-born Charlotte Holloway.