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Susannah Martin Slater

October 10, 1814–October 31, 1898

Born at Preston, Lancashire, England; daughter of Ann Slater and John Martin. Died at Reservoir Hill, Placerville, El Dorado County, California. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1]“Susannah Slater,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2000), 4:2325–2326. Church of England, St. John’s Church (Preston, Lancashire) Parish Registers for St. John’s Church, Preston, 1642–1948, p. 53, Susanah Martin, Oct. 10, 1814; from original records at the Preston Record Office, Preston, England; FHL microfilm 94007, FHL. Edward Martin to John Melling, Apr. 9, 1849, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Jan. 2014), Susanah Martin KVSB-9TT. 1880 U.S. census, Placerville, El Dorado Co., California, ED 56, p. 15C, Susan Slater, NARA. “Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery Records, Placerville, California,” database, (accessed Jan. 2014), Susan Slater; from originals at California Genealogy and History Archives, El Dorado County, CA. “A Good Old Lady Gone,” Mountain Democrat (Placerville, CA), Nov. 5, 1898.