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Onofrio Marfia (1884 - abt. 1960)

Onofrio Marfia
Born in Altofonte, Palermo, Sicily, Italymap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 13 Sep 1914 (to 22 Oct 1946) in Cook, Illinois, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Father of , , , , , [private son (1920s - unknown)], , [private son (1920s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1930s - 2000s)]
Died about at about age 76 in Michigan, Stati Uniti d'Americamap
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Onofrio Marfia was born on June 4, 1884 in Altofonte, Palermo, Italy. [1] He immigrated to the United States around 1906.[1] He married Marie Frasina on September 13, 1914 in Cook County, Illinois.[2]

Together they had 9 children:

  1. Bernard Marfia
  2. Carmela Marfia
  3. Joseph Marfia
  4. Josephine Marfia
  5. Frank Marfia
  6. Antonio Marfia
  7. Mary Marfia
  8. Samuel Marfia
  9. Frances Marfia

He died on September 30, 1960 in Michigan. He was 76 years old. He is buried in Fennville Cemetery in Fennville, Allegan, Michigan. [3]

Census Records

1920 United States Federal Census – Chicago Ward 22, Cook, Illinois [1]

First NameLast NameRelationshipAgeOccupationBirthplace
OnofrioMarfiaHead34Factory LaborerItaly

1930 United States Federal Census - Fennville, Allegan, Michigan, United States [4]

First NameLast NameRelationshipAgeOccupationBirthplace
Mary AMarfiaDaughter4Illinois
SamMarfiaSon8 monthsMichigan


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Operations, Inc. 1920 United States Federal Census. Year: 1920; Census Place: Chicago Ward 22, Cook (Chicago), Illinois; Roll: T625_333; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 1232
  2. Operations, Inc. 2011. Cook County, Illinois Marriage Indexes, 1912-1942.
  3. Find A Grave: Memorial #100615169
  4. Operations Inc. 1930 United States Federal Census. Year: 1930; Census Place: Fennville, Allegan, Michigan; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0008; FHL microfilm: 2340707

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