Lace Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’, probably denoting someone with silver-gray hair. Compare Glass. English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of cord and string, from Middle English lace ‘cord’ (Old French laz, las).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Lacer, Lane, Place, Mace, Race, Lake, Dace, Lade, Glace, Pace

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Lace Family Origin

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Lace Family Occupations

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  • School Teacher

    50%
  • Shoe Maker

    50%

In 1881, the most common Lace occupation in Canada was School Teacher. 50% of Lace's were School Teachers. School Teacher and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lace.

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Lace Historical Records

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Lace Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Lace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Lace in 1964 was 85, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lace

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