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Slayter Early Origins



The surname Slayter was first found in Gloucestershire where they held a family seat from ancient times, some say before the Norman Conquest in 1066.

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Slayter Spelling Variations


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Slayter Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Slaughter, Sloughter, Slighter, Sclater and others.

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Slayter Early History


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Slayter Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Slayter research. Another 201 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1755, 1691 and 1691 are included under the topic Early Slayter History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Slayter Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Slayter Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Slayter Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Slayter Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Peter Slayter, who arrived in Maryland in 1666-1750 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Slayter Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Abraham Slayter, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1749-1752
  • John Slayter, who landed in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1749-1752
  • John Slayter, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1749-1752

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Contemporary Notables of the name Slayter (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Slayter (post 1700)



  • Games Slayter (1896-1964), American engineer and inventor, best known for developing Fiberglass, inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame (2006)

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Slayter Historic Events


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Slayter Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Miss Hilda Mary Slayter, aged 30, Canadian Second Class passenger from Halifax, Nova Scotia who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived the sinking escaping on life boat 13

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Slayter Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  2. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
  3. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  4. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
  5. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  6. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  7. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  8. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  9. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  10. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
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The Slayter Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Slayter Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 4 January 2016 at 08:08.

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