Tracy Name Meaning

Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Tracy-Bocage or Tracy-sur-Mer in Calvados, both named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Thracius (a derivative of Latin Thrax, genitive Thracis, ‘Thracian’) + the locative suffix -eium. Irish: variant of Treacy. Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name.

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


Similar surnames: Gray, Troy, Tracey, Treacy, Raco, Trach, Train, Raby, Tacey, Drach

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Tracy Family Origin

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Tracy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • School

    10%
  • Servant

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%

In 1881, the most common Tracy occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Tracy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tracy family was Labourer. Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tracy.

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Between 1940 and 2004, Tracy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tracy in 1940 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tracy

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