Slaton Family History

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Slaton Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained. Compare Slaten.

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

Similar surnames: Slaten, Slayton, Staton, Slawson, Sinton, Craton, Seaton, Slatton

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Slaton Family Origin

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Slaton Family Occupations

What did your Slaton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slaton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Slaton's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slaton. A less common occupation for the Slaton family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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

Slaton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Slaton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slaton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Slaton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Slaton. For the veterans among your Slaton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slaton Life Expectancy

What is the average Slaton lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Slaton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Slaton in 1944 was 51, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slaton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slaton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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