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John R Slaton
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Birth: 1852
Death: 1895

Still trying to determine lineage up. Possibly a son of a George W Slaton Jr from Monroe Co TN, who died ca 1863-4, probably in MS as soldier in 62nd reg of 80th TN Mounted Inf, CSA.
But this reported birth date and location do not accord with the reported birth date of George W of 1838 in TN. In Wesley's Chapel in this same county, Presswoods are buried, children of Bethany and Josiah Presswood. Bethany/Bethana is suspected to be Bethany Dodd, the widow of George W Slaton Jr, as one of her children's death cert reports her father as "Geo W Slayton b TN" mother Unknown. But her mother is known to be Bethany. If George W Slaton can be confirmed to be older than a single census report b 1838, then this would be more defensible as a conjecture.

Family links: 
  Sarah B Lyle or Luke Slaton (1850 - 1930)*
  William Thomas Slaton (1875 - 1950)*
  John Henry Slaton (1879 - 1935)*
  James Edward Slaton (1881 - 1967)*
  Virgil Slayton (1886 - 1940)*
  Charlie C Slaton (1890 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Moriah Cemetery
DeKalb County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Clinton Slayton
Record added: Mar 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49054968
John R Slaton
Added by: Clinton Slayton
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