Names of York: Emory H. Markle
More in the ongoing series on the Names of York.
Place: Emory H. Markle Elementary School, Penn Township (South Western School District)
Who was it named after? Emory H. Markle was the first superintendent of the South Western School District.
Source: Jeffrey A. Mummert, South Western School District business administrator/board secretary
Do you have a suggestion of a place in York County named for a person? If so, post a comment! I’m going to work my way through some likely ones, such as schools and parks, but I need other suggestions too!