Slott Family History

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Slott Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a muddy place, from Middle English slott ‘mud’, ‘slime’. Swedish and Danish: ornamental name from slot(t) ‘palace’. Variant spelling of Dutch Slot, a metonymic occupational name for a locksmith, from Middle Dutch slo(e)t ‘lock’, ‘clasp’. Americanized form of Czech and Slovak slota ‘bad weather’, ‘evil person’, ‘witch’.

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

Similar surnames: Slote, Lott, Plott, Sloat, Stott, Shott, Flott, Blatt, Schott, Platt

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Slott Family Origin

Where is the Slott family from?

Slott Family Occupations

What did your Slott ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Slott family was Engine Driver. Butcher, Carpet Weaver and Draper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slott. The most common Slott occupation in the UK was Butcher. 10% of Slott's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Carpet Weaver

  • Draper

  • Engine Driver


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

Slott Historical Records

What Slott family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Slott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slott census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Slott

Passenger List

There are 597 immigration records available for the last name Slott. 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 555 military records available for the last name Slott. For the veterans among your Slott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slott Life Expectancy

What is the average Slott lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Slott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Slott in 1959 was 57, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slott 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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