Samuel S. Tracy

1806–
New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Samuel S.

When Samuel S. Tracy was born in May 1806, in New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Jonathan Tracy, was 41 and his mother, Hannah Huntington, was 32.

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Jonathan Tracy
1764–
Hannah Huntington
1774–1848
Alexander C. Tracy
1802–1802
Henry S. Tracy
1804–1873
Samuel S. Tracy
1806–

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World Events (3)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 6

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 23

Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.

Name Meaning

1 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.2 Irish: variant of Treacy .3 Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name.

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Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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