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

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Lace Family Origin

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Lace Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Lace occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Lace's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lace. A less common occupation for the Lace family was Farming.

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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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