Slatter Family History

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Slatter Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Slater.

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

Similar surnames: Slater, Satter, Platter, Slauter, Slawter, Slagter, Slayter, Flatter

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Slatter Family Origin

Where is the Slatter family from?

Slatter Family Occupations

What did your Slatter ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Slatter occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Slatter's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slatter. A less common occupation for the Slatter family was Annuitant.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Fisherman

  • Annuitant


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

Slatter Historical Records

What Slatter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Slatter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slatter 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Slatter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Slatter. For the veterans among your Slatter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slatter Life Expectancy

What is the average Slatter lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Slatter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Slatter in 1961 was 58, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slatter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slatter 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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