Sanford Tracy

1889–1971 (Age 81)
Brandon Township, Jackson, Iowa, United States

The Life of Sanford

When Sanford Tracy was born on 22 September 1889, in Brandon Township, Jackson, Iowa, United States, his father, Abraham Tracy, was 25 and his mother, Jane Edwards, was 24. He married Bertha Ellen Mitchell about 1910, in United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Sempronius, Cayuga, New York, United States in 1930 and Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 10 July 1971, in Moravia, Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Sempronius, Cayuga, New York, United States.

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Sanford Tracy
Bertha Ellen Mitchell
Marriage: about 1910
Edna Mildred Tracy
Edward Dale Tracy
Burton S Tracy
Laura Flosie Tracy
Leonard Tracy
Donald Tracy

Spouse & Children

about 1910
United States


  • Edna Mildred Tracy


  • Male1914–2000Male

  • Burton S Tracy


  • Laura Flosie Tracy


  • Leonard Tracy


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sanford Tracy, "South Dakota State Census, 1915"
  • Lawford Tracy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sanford Tracy in household of Abraham Tracy, "Iowa State Census, 1895"

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