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Slama Family History

Slama Name Meaning
Czech and Slovak (Sláma): from sláma ‘straw’, a nickname for someone with straw-colored hair. Compare Straw.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

21,325 Historical Documents with Slama on Ancestry.com
6,561 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,096 Military Records
1,067 Immigration Records
4,048 Census and Voter Lists
8,553 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Slama Families

  • Number of Slama families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Slama families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Slama last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Slama census records

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Slama Family Origin

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Slama Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Slama

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Slama Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Slama census records

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Slama Civil War Service Records

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