R. S. Kinnaird Memorials

" Carrying on a tradition of quality  workmanship and dedication to community since 1874."

About R. S. Kinnaird Memorials

R. S. Kinnaird Memorials is a family owned and operated, full service memorial  business.
With the only operating memorial workshop in  Frederick County we can assure you
the highest quality workmanship and honest  pricing.


R. S. Kinnaird Memorials is located in Thurmont, Maryland. We are one hour north of Washington , one hour west of Baltimore and one hour south of Harrisburg, PA. We work in MD, VA, WV, DC, and PA, however, we are not afraid of traveling and would be glad to discuss work not in these areas.


Robert S. Kinnaird

1930 - 1985

Started the family business in 1963. Master stone mason and third generation stonecarver.

John A. Kinnaird


Son of Robert and Margaret Kinnaird. A fourth generation stoncarver with 38 years of experience in all aspects of the memorial business, including design, lettering, carving, installation, and sales.

Karen L. Kinnaird

Wife of John A. Kinnaird. Karen has 13 years experience in sales and design and is our office and sales manager.

Heather Dewees

Heather, a fourth generation stonecarver, is the daughter of John and Karen and is a graduate of Catoctin High School. Heather works in sales, bookkeeping, stencil cutting, sandblasting and installation.



Brandon Kinnaird and Christopher Kinnaird


This site is owned and maintained by R. S. Kinnaird Memorials.
Direct any questions or comments to:   john@kinnairdmemorials.com

Site updated Feb. 14, 2008