Joshua Slater

8 March 1685–6 May 1744 (Age 59)
Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joshua

When Joshua Slater was born on 8 March 1685, in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Slater, was 32 and his mother, Grace Calow, was 34. He married Ellen Haslome on 7 April 1708, in Duffield, Derbyshire, England. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 6 May 1744, in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Slater
1685–1744
Ellen Haslome
1689–
Marriage: 7 April 1708
Isaac Slater
1709–
David Slater
1713–
Daniel Slater
1717–1726
John Slater
1720–
Ellen Slater
1723–
Elizabeth Slater
1726–
Daniel Slater
1726–
Samuel Slater
1729–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 April 1708
Duffield, Derbyshire, England
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Slater

    Male1653–1737Male

    Female1651–1720Female

siblings

(10)

    Thomas Slater

    Male1672–1676Male

    Thomas Slater

    Male1676–Male

    John Slater

    Male1676–1742Male

    Grace Slater

    Female1681–1717Female

    Male1685–1744Male

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a slater, from an agent derivative of Middle English s(c)late ‘slate’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Joshua Slater in entry for Isaac Slater, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Joshua Slater in entry for John Slater, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Joshua Stater, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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