Sarah Tracy

1770–

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Tracy was born in 1770, her father, Jeremiah Tracy Sr, was 26 and her mother, Sarah Leighton, was 24. She married John Mills about 1801, in Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Tracy
1770–
John Mills
1770–
Marriage: about 1801
James Mills
1796–1868
Solomon Mills
1798–
John Mills
1801–
Sarah Mills
1801–
Jeremiah Mills
1805–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1801
Canada
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

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)

  • John Mills, "Canada Census, 1851" Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick
  • Ancestry.com - Acadia, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1670-1946
  • RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project: Beach-Moorman Family Tree, Release 19 - PART 2

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