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John Sholander
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1852
Kumla
Örebro län, Sweden
Death: May 23, 1924
Paterson
Passaic County
New Jersey, USA

Burial location:

Internment number 24946
Section A
grave 1171


John Sholander was born Per Johan Sjölander in Kumla parish in Örebro county, Sweden.

He was the son of Peter Persson Sjölander (1824 - 1868) and Helena Sofia Carlström (1824 - 1891), both of Sweden.

He was first married to Emma Christina Lake (1853 - 1883) on December 31, 1876 in Sweden.
They had three children, all born in Sweden:

Anna Matilda (Sjölander/Sholander) Heinrichs (1877 - 1966)
Hilda Maria (Sjölander/Sholander) Colby(1879 - 1965)
Carl Johan "Charles" Sjölander (1881 - 1883)

Note: Anna and Hilda Maria both changed to Sholander with the rest of the family at some point after immigration. Emma and Carl were still both Sjolander when they passed away.

John's second marriage was to Elizabeth ? (born Beata Olsson in Sweden) born 1863/1864, died 1912.
They had ten children, all born in New Jersey:

Selma Paula (Sholander) Bergbom (1884–1962)
Ellen Sophia Sholander (1886 – 1892)
John Edgar Sholander (1889 – 1947)
Emma Elizabeth (Sholander) Zegel (1892 – 1952)
William Sholander (1893 – 1965)
Edward Sholander (1895 – 1958)
Mamie Sholander (1898 – 1910)
Jeanette May (Sholander) Shaw (1901 – 1980)
Alfred Sholander (1904 – 1974)
George Sholander (1906 – 1988) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Olsson Sholander (1864 - 1912)*
  Emma Christina Lake Sjolander (1853 - 1883)*
 
 Children:
  Carl "Charles" Johan Sjolander (1881 - 1883)*
  Selma Paula Sholander Bergbom (1884 - 1962)*
  John Edgar Sholander (1889 - 1947)*
  William Sholander (1893 - 1965)*
  Edward Sholander (1895 - 1958)*
  Mamie Sholander (1898 - 1910)*
  Jeanette May Shaw (1901 - 1980)*
  Alfred Sholander (1904 - 1974)*
  George Sholander (1906 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Grove Memorial Park
Totowa
Passaic County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: rjenkins
Record added: Feb 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66232217
John Sholander
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John Sholander
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