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Aaron Shenk Kreider

congressman

Aaron Shenk Kreider, American congressman. Member of 63d to 67th Congresses (1913-1923), 18th Pennsylvania District.; Member United Brethren Church President National Association Shoe Manufacturers of the United States, 1913-1916.

Background

Kreider, Aaron Shenk was born on June 26, 1863 in South Annville Tp., Lebanon Company, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of David and Magdalena (Shenk) Kreider.

Education

Educated Lebanon Valley College (Doctor of Laws).

Career

Established town of Lawn, Lebanon Company, Pennsylvania. Established shoe factories at Annville, Elizabethtown, Palmyra, Middletown and Lebanon, Pennsylvania. Now president The A.S. Kreider Company, Farmers’ Trust Company.

Membership

Member of 63d to 67th Congresses (1913-1923), 18th Pennsylvania District. Member United Brethren Church President National Association Shoe Manufacturers of the United States, 1913-1916.

Connections

Married Elizabeth B. Horst, April.

father:
David Kreider

mother:
Magdalena (Shenk) Kreider

spouse:
Elizabeth B. Horst