Hall of Honour
Salathiel W. Kynerd
2nd Mississippi Cavalry Regiment, Company C
Confederate States Army
Honoured by Adjutant Scott Rose
Parents: Jacob Kynerd and Rosannah Taylor
Place of Birth: Marion, Perry County, Alabama
Date of Birth: January 15, 1821
Marriage: January 16, 1845 to Martha Anne Wilkerson, daughter of John Wilkerson and Lucy Penick, later to Sarah Irene Pace
on February 23, 1869
Military Service: Enlisted August 5, 1863 (age 42) at Enterprise, Clarke County Mississippin in Gen. Frank C. Armstrong's Brigade, 2nd Mississippi Cavalry Regiment, Company C - The regiment was also listed as the 4th and 42nd in official reports - Muster roll dated December 23, 1863 lists Pvt. S.W. Kinard at hospital in Marion (Alabama?) - Roll dated November 3, 1864 has Pvt. Kinard at recruiting camp by order of Gen. William H. Jackson - Discharged May 4, 1865 after the army was surrendered at Citronelle, Alabama by Gen. Richard Taylor.
Burial Location: Kinard Cemetery on Van Zyverden Drive in Marion, Lauderdale County, Mississippi
Residences: Marion, Perry County, Alabama from birth to 1851 – Lauderdale County, Mississippi - Lived in The Jefferson Davis Beauvoir Soldiers Home in Gulfport, Mississippi at time of death at age 92
Other: Son Matthais, also served the Confederacy in the same company as his father - Salathiel's family name is seen spelled Kynerd, Kinerd, Kynard, and Kinard on various documents.