Slaight Family History

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Slaight Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Slight.

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

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Slaight Family Origin

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Slaight Family Occupations

What did your Slaight ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Slaight ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Painter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slaight. The most common Slaight occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Slaight's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Slaight family was Painter.

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Slaight Historical Records

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Slaight Life Expectancy

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