Ransome-Kuti family

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The Ransome-Kuti family is a Nigerian Yoruba family noted for its contributions to Nigerian art, religion, education, medicine and politics.

  • Olasu
    • Jamo m. Orukoloku
      • Likoye Kuti, (c.1825–c.1862) m. Ekidan Efupeyin
        • Josiah Jesse Ransome-Kuti (1855–1930), clergyman and the first person to use the double-barrelled family name, m. Bertha Amy Olubi (1862–1934)
          • Grace Eniola Ransome-Kuti m. Samual Ayodele Soyinka
          • Azariah Olusegun Ransome-Kuti (1900–1979)
            • Yemisi Ransome-Kuti (1947)
              • Olusegun Bucknor
              • Bola Soyemi
              • Oluwaseun Olasupo Soyemi
              • Eniola Anuoluwapo Mofoluwaso Soyemi
          • Israel Oludotun Ransome-Kuti (1891–1955), clergyman, m. Francis Abigail Olufunmilayo Thomas (1900–1978), political activist
            • Olikoye Ransome-Kuti (1927–2003), doctor
            • Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti (1938–1997) (Fela Kuti), musician, m. Remilekun Taylor
              • Yeni Anikulapo Kuti b. 1961, dancer, m. Femi Segun
                • Rolari Segun b. 1988
              • Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti, b. 1962 (Femi Kuti), musician, m. Funke Kuti, dancer/music manager (now divorced)
                • Made Anikulapo Kuti, b. 1997, musician
              • Sola Anikulapo Kuti, (1963–1997), dancer
              • Kunle Anikulapo Kuti, b. cira 1971, folk singer, m . Olufunmilayo Hastrup b. 1964
              • Omosalewa Anikulapo Kuti, lawyer, m. Fehintola (1958–2006)
              • Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti, b. 1982 (Seun Kuti), musician
              • Motunrayo Anikulapo Kuti, b. 1980, dancer
            • Bekolari Ransome-Kuti (1940–2006), doctor/political activist
            • Dolupo Ransome-Kuti
              • Frances Kuboye (d. 1997), dentist/jazz singer [1]

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External links[edit]

  • The Shrine The unofficial website for Fela Kuti and Afrobeat Music, with biographies of Fela, Femi and Seun Kuti.