Slayton name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Slayton mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Slayton

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Alt. Meaning

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

L is for love, your love of life!

A is for aspirations, many to be attained

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

T is for try, as hard as you can

O is for objective, always impartial

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Notable Persons With the Last Name Slayton

Notable Persons With the Last Name Slayton

Paul Wall

Paul Wall is a hip hop music rapping. He has had major accomplishments since 1998. Paul was given the name Paul Michael Slayton on March 11th, 1981.

Donald K. Slayton

Donald K. Slayton is a pilot (aeronautics) and test pilot.

Bobby Slayton

His ongoing career started in 1987. Bobby was born on May 25th, 1955.

Gregory Winston Slayton

Gregory Winston Slayton is a professor, diplomat, author, businessman, and philanthropist. He holds the title Professor.

Steve Slayton

Steve was born on April 26th, 1902. He left this life on December 20th, 1984.

John W. Slayton

John was born in 1863. He passed away in 1935.

  • John C. F. Slayton
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Slayton U.S.
  White 81.21% 64.26%
  African American 12.90% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.81% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.92% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Slayton

People with the last name Slayton are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Slayton

  • How Popular is the name Slayton? Slayton is the 20,059th most popular name of all time. As a last name Slayton was the 4,969th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Slayton have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 371 babies born with the first name Slayton in the United States. That's more than enough people named Slayton to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Slayton? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Slayton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Slayton is Monday, March 26th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Slayton born? The highest recorded use of the first name Slayton was in 2009 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Slayton Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Slayton is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Slayton: The name spelled backwards is Notyals. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tsoyanl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Slayton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,069 people with the last name Slayton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Slayton? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Slayton as their last name.
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