Slocum


Slocum

Slocum may refer to:

;People
* Craig Slocum, actor
* Frances Slocum, an adopted member of the Miami tribe
* Frederick Slocum, American Astronomer
* Heath Slocum, golfer
* Henry Slocum (tennis player), a professional athlete and Hall of Fame member
* Henry Warner Slocum, a US Civil War Major General
* Jerry Slocum, historian, author about, and collector of mechanical puzzles
* John Slocum, prophet of the Indian Shaker Church
* Joshua Slocum, the first man to sail solo around the world
* Kay Slocum, medieval and music historian, and violist
* Matt Slocum, guitarist and composer
* R. C. Slocum, American football coach
* Shawn Slocum, American football coach
* Slocum (K-9), fictional character in the television series "K-9"

;Places
* Fort Slocum (New York)
* Frances Slocum State Park, a park in Pennsylvania
* Slocum Township, Pennsylvania
* Slocum (crater) on the moon, named after Frederick Slocum

;Other
* Slocum (westerns), a series of adult-oriented western novels by Martin Cruz Smith (writing as Jake Logan)
* The "General Slocum", a steamship destroyed by fire in 1904

ee also

* Heathcliff Slocumb, baseball player
* Jesse Slocumb, American politician


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  • Slocum — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Frederick Slocum (1873–1944), US amerikanischer Astronom Henry Slocum (1862–1949), US amerikanischer Tennisspieler Henry Warner Slocum (1827–1894), amerikanischer General der Nordstaaten John Slocum (†… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Slocum —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie des personnes (réelles ou fictives) partageant un même patronyme. Brian Slocum (1981), joueur américain de baseball ; Joshua Slocum (1844 1909), un navigateur canadien (naturalisé américain) célèbre… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Slocum — This interesting surname, with variant spellings Slocomb, Slocum, Slocumb and Slocom, widely recorded in Devonshire Church Registers from the mid 16th Century is of locational origin either from Slocum on the Isle of Wight or from Slocombe… …   Surnames reference

  • Slocum — biographical name Henry Warner 1827 1894 American general …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • slocum — slowcome …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Slocum — /sloh keuhm/, n. Joshua, 1844 c1910, U.S. mariner, author, and lecturer, born in Nova Scotia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Slocum — /ˈsloʊkəm/ (say slohkuhm) noun Joshua, 1844–1909 or 1910, Canadian adventurer; the first person to sail solo around the world (1895–98) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Slocum — /sloh keuhm/, n. Joshua, 1844 c1910, U.S. mariner, author, and lecturer, born in Nova Scotia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Slocum Independent School District — is a public school district based in the community of Slocum in unincorporated Anderson County, Texas (USA). Located in southeastern Anderson County, the district has two campuses Slocum High (Grades 7 12) and Slocum Elementary (Grades PK… …   Wikipedia

  • Slocum (westerns) — Slocum Westerns are the longest running series of Westerns ever written, encompassing over 317 books, all of which are published under the pen name Jake Logan. The books were written by a number of authors,Fact|date=December 2006 and all feature… …   Wikipedia


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