SILAR-L ArchivesArchiver > SILAR > 2006-08 > 1155442003
Subject: Mary Silar of PA.
Date: 12 Aug 2006 22:06:43 -0600
This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list.
Message Board URL:
Message Board Post:
Simon P. Kinard, assistant postmaster, is the son of Simon and Catherine Kinard, and was born, November 28, 1859. He was reared to farming and was educated at the common schools and at the York County Normal School at Wrightsville, and was afterward a teacher for three terms in Lower Windsor and one term in Spring Garden Township. April 10, 1882 he embarked in the mercantile business at Craleyville, which he still conducts I conjunction with the manufacture of cigars, having added the latter in 1883, and now turning out 120,000 per year; he also owns one acre of ground and his house and store. December 31, 1883, he married Mary, daughter of George and Elizabeth Silar, of Lower Windsor.
Taken from the book, “History of York County, Illustrated 1886” by John Gibson, Historical Editor