The Nwoko Genealogy
The descendants of Nwoko trace their root back to Ologbo
, the two sons of Ogbeide
, a Benin chief, who, for unknown reasons left Uzebu
quarters in Benin. Journeying East, the siblings briefly stayed in some towns and villages before finally settling in Idumuje-Unor
. At some point, Nwoko, one of Onaifo’s sons, his mother Moise
, siblings and other individuals left Idumuje-Unor. They settled in a farm outpost that was later called Idumuje-Ugboko
. For a more detailed account of the ancestral root of the Nwokos, please refer to the history of Idumuje-Ugboko.
The family tree below shows the genealogy of these two brothers -Ologbo and Aluya. Their descendants Umu Ologbo (Ologbo’s Children) and Umu Aluya, (Aluya’s children) are the predominant lineages that make up the Uzebu and the Owu quarters of Idumuje-Ugboko respectively.
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