Started doing genealogy in High School, but was not very good about getting sources other than "as told to me by my grandmother", etc. but I collected several photos and Bible pages. Between then and now there were many gaps in my pursuit of my family lines, but it was never totally forgotten. A more serious approach to sources happened after graduation from UW - especially since a US Archive is located in Seattle fairly close to my first 'home' - which led to spending a lot of time reading microfilm records. A major gap in my pursuit of genealogy was during the child-rearing years = children and full time job, what a time consumer ;-) But I am now retired and trying to dig through old info to get back on track.
First-hand information entered by David Sloat - based on birth certificate, school records, known job history and other clear memories
Early spelling - many branches changed to Sloat - but some still use Slott
David Sloat's DNA has been tested for genealogical purposes. It may be possible to confirm family relationships by comparing test results with David or other
carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree:
Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Test 37 markers, haplogroup I-M253, Ysearch U2HKV, FTDNA kit #48340
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