Posted By:Cindy Simmons
Subject:Re: Riverside Cemetery, Pleasant Valley look-up request
Post Date:September 12, 2007 at 16:11:11
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Forum:Litchfield County, CT Genealogy Forum
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Hi Marcy

I looked at the 1900 census today and noticed that John was naturalized.
Have you looked at

This is my first visit to this website.

Could this be John's mother even though the age listed is 49 (instead of 44)? The 9 could be a poor transcription?

Mary Slater
Occupation Servant, Gentleman's Servant
Age 49
Sex F
Literacy U
Arrived 17 Jun 1885
Origin England
Port London & Plymouth
Last Residence
Destination United States
Plan Unknown
Ship Canada
Passage Unknown

There are a number of men named John Slater or J Slater, but none are around 17.