F. M. SlaughterDemocratic
Fenton Mercer Eurice Slaughter
Born: January 10, 1828 in Charleston, Virginia [now West Virginia]
Born: Catherine Thomas (m. 1848, d. 1850), Maria Dolores Alvarado (m. 1860)
Child: Edward, Senovia, Florisa, Robert, Joseph, Dolores, Fenton, Lorinda, Ethel, and Floren.
Military Service: ARMY (Mexican War)
Died: May 29, 1897 in San Bernardino Co., CA
1885-1890: Member, San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors
- Was a Prisoner of War (POW) for 23 days before he escaped.
- Be Fruitful and Multiply: Slaughter had ten children.
Source: Legislative Guide... of all the State Officers and Members of the Legislature... by Kean & Dudley (H.S. Crocker and Co.; 1871)