Emily Slater

21 March 1861–9 October 1926 (Age 65)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Emily

When Emily Slater was born on 21 March 1861, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, Thomas Tyson Slater, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Burgess, was 18. She married Daniel Cox Walker on 3 November 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Clayton le Moors, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Eden, Weber, Utah, United States for about 20 years. She died on 9 October 1926, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Huntsville Cemetery, Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Cox Walker
1854–1923
Emily Slater
1861–1926
Marriage: 3 November 1881
Daniel Thomas Walker
1882–1882
David Orson Walker
1884–1884
William Lawerence Walker
1885–1954
Elizabeth Ann Walker
1888–1983
Laura Pearl Walker
1890–1978
Clarence Edward Walker
1892–1933
John Walker
1895–1895
Wallace Otis Walker
1897–1987
Emma Luella Walker
1899–1931
Minnie Mabel Walker
1901–1984
Clyde Leroy Walker
1907–1968

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 November 1881Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1878 · Bacup Natural History Society
    Age 17
    The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 19
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    English:occupational name for someone who lays slates on roofs, from Middle English sclat(t)er, occasionally slater ‘slater’ (a derivative of Old French esclate ‘slate’ + the Middle English agent suffix -er). See also Slate .in Sussex and adjacent counties, Slater and Slatter are probably post-medieval pronunciations of Slaughter ; there seems to be no medieval evidence in the southern coast counties for the occupational name Slater in 1 above.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Slayter
    Slatter
    Slate
    Slaughter

    Sources (35)

    • Emily Slater in entry for William Lawrence Walker, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Emily Slater in household of Thomas I Slater, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Emily Slater in entry for Vern C Wooley and Emma L Walker, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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