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Slow Early Origins



The surname Slow was first found in Buckinghamshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times as Lords of the manor, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Slow Spelling Variations


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Slow Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Slough, Sloe, Slow and others.

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Slow Early History


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Slow Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Slow research. Another 232 words (17 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Slow History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Slow Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Slow Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Slow Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Slow In Ireland


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Slow In Ireland



Some of the Slow family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 114 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included 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:

Slow Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Edward Slow who settled in Maryland in 1733

Slow Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • W. Slow, who arrived in San Francisco in 1850

Slow Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Slow, aged 22, who arrived in South Australia in 1851 aboard the ship "Catherine" [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  • Thomas Slow, aged 22, a labourer, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Catherine" in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  • John Slow, aged 21, a butcher, who arrived in South Australia in 1857 aboard the ship "Marion" [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register 1857. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Marion 1857. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/marion1857.shtml

Slow Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Robert Slow, aged 32, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Westminster" in 1843
  • Elizabeth Slow, aged 39, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Westminster" in 1843
  • Esther Slow, aged 10, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Westminster" in 1843

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CATHERINE 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Catherine.htm
  2. ^ South Australian Register 1857. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Marion 1857. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/marion1857.shtml

Other References

  1. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  2. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  3. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  4. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  5. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  7. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  8. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  9. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  10. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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The Slow Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Slow 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 11 September 2014 at 21:10.

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