Slotter Family History

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Slotter Name Meaning

Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a locksmith, from Middle Dutch slo(e)t ‘lock’, ‘clasp’, + -er, suffix of agent nouns.

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


Similar surnames: Slott, Slote, Lotter, Otter, Kloster, Shutter, Potter, Sliter

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Slotter Family Origin

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Slotter Family Occupations

What did your Slotter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slotter. The most common Slotter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Slotter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Slotter family was Field Hand.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Field Hand

    9%

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

Slotter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Slotter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slotter 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 Slotter. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Slotter. For the veterans among your Slotter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slotter Life Expectancy

What is the average Slotter lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Slotter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Slotter in 1962 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slotter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slotter 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.

Famous Slotter Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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