Marcella Oelschlager (1924 - 1985)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Marcella Oelschlager’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Marcella so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Marcella’s biography.

Marcella Oelschlager Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Marcella Oelschlager and her immediate Oelschlager family. Add to Marcella Oelschlager's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Marcella.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Marcella Oelschlager? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Marcella move a lot? Did she emigrate from another country? Add Marcella's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Marcella finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Marcella attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Marcella did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Marcella Oelschlager is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Marcella's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Marcella's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Marcella a religious woman? Add Marcella’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Marcella during various points of her life.

Timeline

1924 - In the year that Marcella Oelschlager was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

1962 - By the time she was 38 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

1965 - When she was 41 years old, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

1981 - When she was 57 years old, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

1985 - In the year of Marcella Oelschlager's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

Marcella Oelschlager Family Tree

Who was Marcella’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Marcella’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Marcella's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Marcella Oelschlager
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Marcella's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Marcella Oelschlager is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Marcella Oelschlager died in February 1985 at 60 years old. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on September 9, 1924. We are unaware of information about Marcella's family or relationships.

Memories

What do you remember about Marcella Oelschlager? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Marcella is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Marcella Oelschlager

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources