Slaymaker Family History
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Slaymaker Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a maker of slays (see Slay 1). Altered form of German Schleiermacher, an occupational name for a maker or shawls or scarves, from Middle High German sleier ‘scarf’, ‘shawl’, ‘veil’ + macher ‘maker’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Blacker, Stalnaker, Landaker, Schomaker, Haymaker, Slonaker, Hammaker