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  • Henry Sleight (c.1428 - d.)
    George Hamby married Margaret Green daughter and coheir of Thomas Greene of Northamptonshire and his wife Mary coheir of (Sir?) Henry Sleight (knight of Winthrop?) in Lincolnshire. (Corrected dating ca...
  • 1 Sleight?? (c.1726 - d.)
  • 2 Sleight?? (c.1700 - d.)
  • 3 Sleight?? (c.1670 - d.)
  • ? Sleight (deceased)

About the Sleight surname

Sleight Name Meaning

nickname from Middle English sleght, sleight, slyght ‘cunning’, ‘artfulness’. topographic name from Middle English sleyte ‘level field’ (Old Norse slétta) or from Middle English sleyte ‘sheep pasture’.