When Grace Lord was born in 1813, in Breightmet, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Lord, was 38 and her mother, Betty Crompton, was 34. She lived in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.
English: nickname from Middle English laford, louerd, lord ‘lord, master’ (Old English hlāford), perhaps given to a someone who played the part of the lord or master of ceremonies in festival games.
Irish: adoption of the English name (see 1 above) as a translation of the main element of Gaelic Ó Tighearnaigh (see Tierney ) and Mac Thighearnáin (see McKiernan ).
Americanized form of French Laure, a variant of the personal name Laur 3.