Found him on the 1900 Penn Yan, Yates, New York census (dist 143 img 9) as William S. Finger
age 23, boarder. His occupation is basket maker.
Found him on the Yates County NY 1917 Militia Enrollment Index.
On his WWI draft registration
card his nearest relative is shown as Delos
. (His father's brother Philip Delos Finger
Found him on the 1930 Milo, Yates, New York census (dist 3 img 23) as William S. Finger
age 53, laborer, basket factory.
WWII Draft Registration
According to Lakeview Cemetery (Penn Yann) records, William S. Fingar
was born 1878, and died 1946. Buried next to him is his wife Anna E. Fingar
William S Finger, Penn Yan, SB, died at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital Saturday. Surviving is one sister, Mrs. May Gibbs, Dundee RD 3. Funeral service Monday at 3 p.m., at Thayer funeral chapel, 201 E. Elm street. Rev. R. N. Jessup of the Baptist Church, officiating. Burial in Lake View. - Geneva Daily Times July 22, 1946