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

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Slaymaker Family Origin

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Slaymaker Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • (Iron) Storekeeper

    3%
  • Ag Labourer Carter

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and (Iron) Storekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slaymaker. The most common Slaymaker occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Slaymaker's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Slaymaker family was Ag Labourer Carter.

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Slaymaker Historical Records

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Slaymaker Life Expectancy

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