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Slawter Family Origin

Where is the Slawter family from?

Slawter Family Occupations

What did your Slawter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slawter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Slawter's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slawter. A less common occupation for the Slawter family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Slawter Historical Records

What Slawter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Slawter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slawter 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 116 immigration records available for the last name Slawter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 491 military records available for the last name Slawter. For the veterans among your Slawter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slawter Life Expectancy

What is the average Slawter lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Slawter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Slawter in 1963 was 66, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slawter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slawter 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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