Oleon or Leon F Slaughter

1905–23 August 1985 (Age 80)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Oleon or Leon F

When Oleon or Leon F Slaughter was born in 1905, in Ohio, United States, her father, Elmer Bruce Slaughter, was 33 and her mother, Maggie Thompkins, was 27. She lived in Franklin, Franklin Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 August 1985, at the age of 80.

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Elmer Bruce Slaughter
Maggie Thompkins
Opal M Slaughter
Oleon or Leon F Slaughter
Vommie L Slaughter
Betty M Slaughter

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a slaughterer of animals, from Middle English slahter (an agent derivative of slaht ‘killing’). 2. topographic name from Middle English sloghtre ‘boggy place’, or a habitational name from a place named with this term (Old English slōhtre), for example Upper and Lower Slaughter in Gloucestershire. 3. topographic name for someone who lived by a blackthorn or sloe, Old English slāhtrēow.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Olean F Slaughter in household of Bruce E Slaughter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leon I Slaughter in household of Elmer B Slaughter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leona F Slaughter, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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