Norman Minor Tracy

1869–1942 (Age 73)
Clackamas, Oregon, United States

The Life of Norman Minor

When Norman Minor Tracy was born on 3 April 1869, in Clackamas, Oregon, United States, his father, John Carlos Tracy, was 24 and his mother, Martha Bidwell, was 23. He married Anna Ella Horner on 24 December 1890, in Eagle Creek, Clackamas, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Garfield, Clackamas, Oregon, United States for about 10 years and Cascade Election Precinct, Clackamas, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 31 March 1942, in Estacada, Clackamas, Oregon, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Estacada, Clackamas, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Norman Minor Tracy
Anna Ella Horner
Marriage: 24 December 1890
Orie Earl Tracy
Ethel Leona Tracy
Hazel Ada Tracy
Lottie B. Tracy
Avin Neil Tracy

Spouse & Children

24 December 1890
Eagle Creek, Clackamas, Oregon, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 11

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

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.

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)

  • Norman Tracy in household of John Tracy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Norman M Tracy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Norman M Tracy, "United States Census, 1930"

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