He is listed as Silas Fingar
on his cemetery record.
Found him on the 1860 Livingston, Columbia, New York census (img 45) as Silas Finger
, age 15.
Found him on the 1870 Livingston, Columbia, New York census (img 6) as Silas Fingar
age 24, farm laborer.
Found him on the 1875 Livingston, Columbia, New York state census (img 1) as Silas Finger
age 31, farmer. He is single and living at home.
Found him on the 1880 Livingston, Columbia, New York census (dist 23 img 14) age 35, living with his parents. For occupation, the census says 'Farmer, but is at home'.
was married in Albany Jan 2, and immediately returned to his home, where they were welcomed by his brothers and sisters and their families. - Chatham Courier
January 4, 1895
The funeral of Silas W. Fingar
will be held from the home at 10 a. m. to-morrow. Burial wilt be at Germantown. - The Albany Evening Journal
September 7, 1918.