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  • Hannah Slaton (1713 - 1801)
  • John M. Slaton, Governor (1866 - 1955)
    John Marshall Slaton, or Jack Slaton, (December 25, 1866 – January 11, 1955) served two non-consecutive terms as the 60th Governor of Georgia. Biography Slaton was born in Meriwether County...
  • Mary Ann Edwards (1787 - 1828)
  • Mary A. Applegate (b. - c.1868)
  • Dorothy Lamour (1914 - 1996)
    [ Born Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton December 10, 1914 New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. Died September 22, 1996 (aged 81) Los Angeles, California, U.S. Resting place Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood ...

About the Slaton surname

Without going way up the tree, James Oliver Perry Slaten, SR. had several children. One was my Grandfather, John Henry Slaten. He could read but not write. My dad was the last child, and his older sisters made out the birth certificate. They spelled it Slaton instead of Slaten. So that is where at least one name change came from. When my grandparents were buried, they used Slaton on the tombstone.