Slatten Family History

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Slatten Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of any of a number of related Norwegian names such as Slåtten, Slaatten, or Slotten, from the definite singular form of sláttr, slátta ‘hay field’.

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


Similar surnames: Sletten, Slotten, Flatten, Bratten, Slatton, Slattery, Slauter

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Slatten Family Origin

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Slatten Family Occupations

What did your Slatten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Slatten family was Farmer & Banker. The most common Slatten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Slatten's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slatten.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Farmer & Banker

    3%

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

Slatten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Slatten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slatten 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 Slatten. 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 Slatten. For the veterans among your Slatten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slatten Life Expectancy

What is the average Slatten lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Slatten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Slatten in 1963 was 65, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slatten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slatten 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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