Elva Alberta Slater

31 May 1913–29 December 1984 (Age 71)
Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States

The Life of Elva Alberta

When Elva Alberta Slater was born on 31 May 1913, in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States, her father, Albert Madison Slater, was 38 and her mother, Ella May Klumph, was 22. She married Charles Elmer Freeman about 1937, in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 29 December 1984, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Charles Elmer Freeman
Elva Alberta Slater
Marriage: about 1937
Gerald Or Jerry Freeman
Gerald Ray Freeman
Geraldine Carrel
Richard Freeman
Charles E (Chuck) Freeman

Spouse and Children

    Charles Elmer Freeman



about 1937
Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States


    Gerald Or Jerry Freeman



    Charles E (Chuck) Freeman


    Geraldine Carrel


    Richard Freeman


Parents and Siblings



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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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elva Freeman in household of Charles Freeman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elva A Slater in household of Albert M Slater, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elva Slater Freeman in entry for Gerald Or Jerry Freeman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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