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SLATAPER (Soundex S431) — See also CATAPANO, STAPEL, STAPELTON.

  Slataper, Felician (1828-1906) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Trieste, Austria (now Italy), April 19, 1828. Naturalized U.S. citizen; civil engineer for several railroads; U.S. Vice Consul in Trieste, 1899-1903. Died in Trieste, Austria (now Italy), September 11, 1906 (age 78 years, 145 days). Burial location unknown.


SLATCHER (Soundex S432) — See also BLATCH, BLATCHFORD, BLATCHLEY, BLATCHLY, BRATCHER, CATCHER, HATCHER, KATCHER, KLATCHKO, LATCH, LATCHAW, LATCHFORD, LATCHUM, MCCLATCHEY, MCCLATCHY, NATCHER, SCHLATER, THATCHER.

  Slatcher, William A. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate 21st District, 1985-88. Still living as of 1988.


SLATE (Soundex S430) — See also ALTES, ASLETT, ASTELL, ASTLE, GREENSLATE, LATE, SLADE, SLAGHT, SLAIGHT, SLATER, SLOTE, STAALE, STELLA, TELLAS.

  Slate, Francis A. — of Gastonia, Gaston County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Gastonia, N.C., 1921-25. Burial location unknown.
  Slate, George M. — U.S. Vice Consul in Sydney, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Slate, John G. — of Maries County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Maries County, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Slate, Needham — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Slate, No — of Alabama. Socialist candidate for Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1948; States Rights candidate for Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1948; Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2000; Green candidate for Presidential Elector for Wyoming, 2000. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slate, No — Alliance candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Slate, Samuel Jordan — of Georgia. Georgia state auditor, 1923-29. Burial location unknown.


SLATER (Soundex S436) — See also FINDLATER, GREENSLATE, LASTER, LATERMAN, LATERRA, LEARST, PLATER, RESTALL, SALERT, SALTER, SATER, SATTLER, SCHLATER, SCLATER, SLADER, SLAGTER, SLATE, SLATTER, SLAUGHTER, SLAYTER, SLITER, STELLAR.

  SLATER: See also Elisha Bartlett — Slater Bayliss — Gerald Desmond — Ira Lloyd Letts — Lee Slater Overman — John Slater Partridge — Thomas Slater Smith — Charles Grenfill Washburn — Slater Washburn — Benjamin Sumner Welles
  Slater, Andrew (born c.1847) — of Unionville, Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Ireland, about 1847. Democrat. Stonemason; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Farmington, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
Ben G. Slater Slater, Ben G. (b. 1907) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., September 26, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; Honorary Sergeant-at-Arms, Republican National Convention, 1932 ; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 15th District, 1939-40. Member, Jaycees. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940
  Slater, Charles — of Colebrook, Litchfield County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Colebrook, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Clayton O. — of Latrobe, Westmoreland County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Latrobe, Pa., 1897-1914. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Clifford W. — of Williamson, Mingo County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Mingo County Republican Party, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Clyde M. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Dan — of Canon City, Fremont County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2000, 2004, 2008; vice-chair of Colorado Democratic Party, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Slater, Dane — of Troy, Oakland County, Mich. Mayor of Troy, Mich.; elected 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Slater, Dave — of Miami-Dade County, Fla. Candidate in primary for mayor of Miami-Dade County, Fla., 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Slater, David F. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Drennan J. — of Cook County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 6th District; elected 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Edward H. — of Tyringham, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Sixth Berkshire District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Edwin W. — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Eleanor F. — of Warwick, Kent County, R.I.; North Kingstown, Washington County, R.I.; East Greenwich, Kent County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1960, 1964, 1996, 2000, 2004; member of Democratic National Committee from Rhode Island, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Slater, Frank M. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Fred C. (b. 1864) — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Born in Germany, November 10, 1864. U.S. Consul in Sarnia, 1909-17, 1926-29; Newcastle-on-Tyne, as of 1920; Corunna, as of 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Fred Joseph (1885-1943) — also known as Fred J. Slater — of Greece, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Greece, Monroe County, N.Y., June 26, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; farmer; real estate business; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 4th District, 1925-28; member of New York state senate 46th District, 1929-34; defeated, 1934, 1936. Member, Order of the Coif; Farm Bureau; Elks; Moose. Died, following a heart attack, at I. M. Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown, Otsego County, N.Y., August 20, 1943 (age 58 years, 55 days). Interment at Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Greece, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Slater and Mary (McShea) Slater; married 1920 to Agnes G. Mulligan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Slater, George — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, George A. — of Port Chester, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 4th District, 1912; member of New York state senate 24th District, 1915-18; defeated, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, George L. — of Colorado. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 2nd District, 1934, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, H. A. — of Cordova, Valdez-Cordova census area, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 3rd District, 1919-22. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Harold — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan. Still living as of 1966.
  Slater, Harry G. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1936 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Harry N. — of Smithville, Clay County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Smithville, Mo., 1940-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, James — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 3rd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, James Harvey (1826-1899) — of Corvallis, Benton County, Ore. Born near Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., December 28, 1826. Democrat. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; lawyer; newspaper publisher; member of Oregon territorial House of Representatives, 1857-58; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1859; District Attorney 5th District, 1868; U.S. Representative from Oregon at-large, 1871-73; U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1879-85. Died in La Grande, Union County, Ore., January 28, 1899 (age 72 years, 31 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, La Grande, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of Jay Slater (1795-1860) and Lucretia (Carman) Slater (1806-1853); married, August 31, 1854, to Edna Elizabeth Gray (1835-1916); father of Woodson Taylor Slater (1858-1920).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Slater, John B. — of Colville, Stevens County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, John J., Jr. — of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Slater, John R. — of Douglas, Coffee County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, John S. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council 4th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Leonard — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Postmaster at Grand Rapids, Mich., 1832-36. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Marcella — of Robinson, Crawford County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Crawford County Republican Party, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Slater, Robert J. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1876, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Rodney E. (b. 1955) — Born February 23, 1955. Lawyer; U.S. Secretary of Transportation, 1997-. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Slater, Russell — of Clarence, Shelby County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Shelby County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Samuel Scott (1870-1916) — also known as Samuel S. Slater — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 24, 1870. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 31st District, 1899, 1900; defeated, 1899; member of New York state senate 19th District, 1901-02. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 17, 1916 (age 46 years, 298 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Maclean Slater and Jane (Scott) Slater; married, June 30, 1896, to Caroline Ingersoll Adsitt.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Slater, Stanley L. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Slater, Stephen — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Thomas — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Democrat. Member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Slater, Thomas C. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Member of Rhode Island state house of representatives 10th District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Slater, Thomas F. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1934, 1936; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1938; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Thomas H. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Thomas L. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Socialist. Member of Illinois Socialist State Central Committee, 1919; candidate for Illinois state senate 21st District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Wilford E. — of Dexter, Penobscot County, Maine. Postmaster at Dexter, Maine, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, William A. — of Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, William E. — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Liberal. Real estate broker; candidate for mayor of Yonkers, N.Y., 1957. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, William S. — of Smithfield, Providence County, R.I.; North Smithfield, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1864, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Slater, Woodson Taylor (1858-1920) — also known as Woodson T. Slater — of Salem, Marion County, Ore.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Corvallis, Benton County, Ore., November 18, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; assistant to State Treasurer G. W. Webb, 1887-91; justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1909-10. Episcopalian. Died in Clackamas County, Ore., November 30, 1920 (age 62 years, 12 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Harvey Slater (1826-1899) and Edna Elizabeth (Gray) Slater (1835-1916); married, June 17, 1885, to Mary Price Howe.


SLATON (Soundex S435) — See also ALLSTON, ALSTON, LANTOS, LATON, LATONYA, LATSON, SALTON, SLATTEN, SLAYTON, SLETTEN, SLOTTEN, ZLATEN.

  SLATON: See also Samuel C. Atkinson
  Slaton, Bill — of Carmichael, Sacramento County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Slaton, Jessie P. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1962; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Slaton, John Marshall (1866-1955) — also known as John M. Slaton — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Meriwether County, Ga., December 25, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1896-1909; member of Georgia state senate, 1909-11; Governor of Georgia, 1911-12, 1913-15. Died January 11, 1955 (age 88 years, 17 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Presumably named for: John Marshall
  Relatives: Son of William Franklin Slaton and Nancy June (Martin) Slaton; married, July 12, 1898, to Sarah Frances Grant.
  Slaton, Michael — of Sunnyvale, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Slaton, Wayne — of Miami Lakes, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Mayor of Miami Lakes, Fla.; elected 2004. Still living as of 2004.


SLATTEN (Soundex S435) — See also CLATTENBURG, DESLATTE, DESLATTES, KLATTENHOFF, NATTLES, PLATTENBURG, SANTELL, SLATON, SLATTER, SLATTERY, SLAYTON, SLETTEN, SLOTTEN, ZLATEN.

  Slatten, Jim — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 7th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


SLATTER (Soundex S436) — See also CLATTERBAUGH, DESLATTE, DESLATTES, FLATTER, FLATTERY, LASTER, LATTER, LATTERELL, LATTERGRASS, LEARST, PLATTER, RESTALL, SALERT, SALTER, SATTER, SATTLER, SLATER, SLATTEN, SLATTERY, SLAUGHTER, SLAYTER, STELLAR.

  Slatter, David C. — of Texas. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 28th District, 1992 (Libertarian), 1994 (Republican). Still living as of 1994.
  Slatter, W. J. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Burial location unknown.


SLATTERY (Soundex S436) — See also BUTTERY, CLATTERBAUGH, DESLATTE, DESLATTES, FLATTER, FLATTERY, HATTERY, LATTER, LATTERELL, LATTERGRASS, PLATTER, SATTERLY, SLATTEN, SLATTER, SLAYTER.

  SLATTERY: See also Ephraim Henry Cowles — Patricia Slattery Dorwart — Arthur Asher Miller — E. Slattery Naughton
  Slattery, Catherine — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, Mrs. Edward — of Springfield, Brown County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, Edward C. — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of Vernon, Conn., 1994-95; defeated, 1995. Still living as of 1995.
  Slattery, Frank — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Mayor of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1960-64; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Slattery, James — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1960 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Still living as of 1960.
  Slattery, James Charles (b. 1948) — also known as Jim Slattery — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Born in Good Intent, Atchison County, Kan., August 4, 1948. Democrat. Member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1973-79; real estate business; U.S. Representative from Kansas 2nd District, 1983-95; candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1994. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Slattery, James Michael (1878-1948) — also known as James M. Slattery — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 29, 1878. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936, 1940; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1939-40; defeated, 1940. Died in Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wis., August 28, 1948 (age 70 years, 30 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Slattery, James T. — of Clinton County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, Jim See James Charles Slattery
  Slattery, John — Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 29th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, John H. (d. 1933) — of San Juan County, Colo. Born in New York. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1911-14; Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1914. Died in 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, John J. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Waterbury, Conn., 1961-70 (acting, 1961-63). Still living as of 1970.
  Slattery, John Lawrence (b. 1876) — also known as John L. Slattery — of Glasgow, Valley County, Mont. Born in Flemington, Hunterdon County, N.J., September 2, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; Valley County Attorney, 1907-08, 1913-14; member of Montana state senate, 1919-23; U.S. Attorney for Montana, 1921. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon; Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Slattery and Margaret (Purcell) Slattery; married, February 14, 1906, to Lear E. Humphrey.
  Slattery, John W. — of Westborough, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, Margaret M. — of Dumont, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Slattery, Paul — of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Livingston County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, Thomas D. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1914-21. Burial location unknown.
  Slattery, Tom — of Michigan. Democrat. Democratic candidate for Michigan state senate 7th District, 1958 (primary), 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Slattery, Waverly J. — of Finley, Lake County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


SLAUGHENHAUPT (Soundex S425) — See also ASHENHURST, BOSLAUGH, CLOUGHEN, COUGHENHOUR, COUGHENOUR, DAUGHENBAUGH, GALLAUGHER, HAUPT, HAUPTMAN, HAUPTMANN, LAUGHERY, LYCHENHEIM, LYNCHENHEIM, MCCLAUGHERTY, MULHAUPT, PFLUGHAUPT, ROSENHAUPT, SCHENHERR, SLAUGHTER, VAUGHEN, WIETHAUPT, WOLLENHAUPT.

  Slaughenhaupt, Barb — of Franklin, Venango County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


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