Rudolph Lawrence Sholder1,2

M, (25 September 1904 - 9 November 1987)
     Rudolph Lawrence Sholder was born on 25 September 1904 at Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of George S. Sholder and Julia Besel. Rudolph Lawrence Sholder first married, at age 21, Margaret R. Linhart on Wednesday, 16 December 1925 at Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.3 Rudolph Lawrence Sholder married a second time, at age 52, Jennie Cleora Lentz, age 40, daughter of James Bert Lentz and Hattie Bell Augerhole, on Friday, 22 February 1957 at Clark County, Nevada.4,5 Rudolph Lawrence Sholder died on 9 November 1987 at age 83 years, 1 month and 15 days.1,2,4 He was buried on 13 November 1987 in the Tulare District Cemetery, located in Tulare, Tulare County, California.2

Children of Rudolph Lawrence Sholder and Margaret R. Linhart

Child of Rudolph Lawrence Sholder

Last Edited=12 Feb 2014


  1. [S151] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, January 2004 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. RUDOLPH SHOLDER, birth listed as 25 Sep 1904, died listed as 09 Nov 1987 (V), issued in the State of California. Last residence Tulare, Tulare, CA, last benefit Thomasville, Thomas, GA. Accessed 2 Mar 2004.
  2. [S1029] "Rudolph Lawrence Sholder obituary," The Fresno Bee (Fresno, California), 12 November 1987, p. D14; NewsBank subscription database (, America's Obituaries & Death Notices by NewsBank, Record No. 1987316082. Accessed 18 January 2007.
  3. [S1935] EGS Westmoreland Public Access, marriage record for Rudolph L. Sholder, online (Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania: page last updated 2001) viewed on 4 April 2005.
  4. [S1868] "Jennie Cleora Sholder obituary," Thomasville Times-Enterprise (GA)
    Thomasville Times-Enterprise (GA)
    Thomasville Times-Enterprise (GA)
    Thomasville Times
    (Enterprise, Georgia), 9 January 2009; NewsBank subscription database (, America's Obituaries & Death Notices by NewsBank, Record No. /ttet/raw/01-09-2009/obits/local_story_009172833.html. Accessed 15 March 2009.
  5. [S1869] "Nevada Marriage Index, 1956-2005," database, ( : accessed 29 April 2009), entry for Jennie C. Windsor and Rudy Sholder, Marriage Date: 22 February 1957; County of Marriage: Clark; citing Clark County, Nevada Marriage Bureau; citing p. 106.