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
Emily Slater
Marriage: 3 November 1881
Daniel Thomas Walker
David Orson Walker
William Lawerence Walker
Elizabeth Ann Walker
Laura Pearl Walker
Clarence Edward Walker
John Walker
Wallace Otis Walker
Emma Luella Walker
Minnie Mabel Walker
Clyde Leroy Walker

Spouse and Children

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


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    World Events (8)

    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.

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    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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