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Carolous Charles EHRBAR
Elizabeth MANN
Elizabeth "Lizzie" HUMMER
Marcella Johanna EHRBAR


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George Brown OAKFORD

Marcella Johanna EHRBAR
  • Born: February 22, 1899, Tiffin, Seneca, Ohio, USA
  • Baptized: Seneca County, Ohio - St. Joseph's Church
  • Marriage: George Brown OAKFORD on August 6, 1919 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
  • Died: September 10, 1993, California at age 94 1
  • Buried: California

bullet  General Notes:

!Marcella was a fun loving person and short in stature. She married George Oakford and they had 4 children: George, Elizabeth Marie, Roberta and Gerald. George Oakford died on December 6, 1952 and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery. After George's death, Marcella later married Louis Greve in 1954 but divorced him after a few years. Marcella moved to California to be near the families of her children, Betty McCaffery and Jerry Oakford. There she lived in a trailer home. She died of Arthrites on September 10, 1993 in California and was buried there.


bullet  Noted Events In her Life:

  • Census, April 19, 1910, Geneva, Ashtabula, Ohio - District 27. picture

    The following Ehrbar family members are listed on this page:
    Peter Ehrbar, Head, Age 44
    Elizabeth, Wife, Age 38
    Louis F., Son, Age 17
    Marie E., Daughter, Age 15
    Carl E., Son, Age 14
    Herman W., Son, Age 12
    Marcella J., Daughter, Age 11
    Helen M., Daughter, Age, 9
    Catherine M., Daughter, Age, 5


Marcella married George Brown OAKFORD, son of Fred OAKFORD and Clara MULVIN, on August 6, 1919 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA. (George Brown OAKFORD was born on July 9, 1897 in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA, baptized in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA, died on December 6, 1952 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA 2 and was buried on December 9, 1952 in Brook Park, Ohio - Holy Cross Cemetery.)



  1. Social Security Death Index,
    Name: Marcella J. Oakford SSN: 271-09-0477 Last Residence: 94087 Sunnyvale, Santa Clara, California, United States of America Born: 22 Feb 1899 Died: 10 Sep 1993 State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951 ).
  2. Cleveland Library Necrology File, Id#: 0656397 Name: Oakford, George B., Sr. Date: Dec 8 1952 Source: Cleveland Press; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #140. Notes: Oakford George B., Sr., beloved husband of Marcella (nee Ehrbar), father of George B., Jr., Betty Mae McCaftery Roberta Bobo, Gerald Frederick, and grandfather, son of Clara and the late Fred, brother of Robert Late residence, 5251 W. 52d St. Friends may call at the Schuster Parma Funeral Home, 5904 Ridge Rd. Funeral Tuesday, Dec. 9, at St. Francis De Sales Church at 10 a. m.