Sarah Tracy

1710–1748 (Age 37)
Preston, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Tracy was born on 17 June 1710, in Preston, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, David Tracy, was 22 and her mother, Sarah Parrish, was 18. She married Samuel Smith on 9 September 1730, in Norwichtown, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 13 May 1748, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Tracy
1710–1748
Samuel Smith
1702–1789
Marriage: 9 September 1730
Hannah Smith
1731–
Samuel Smith
1733–1760
Daniel Smith
1734–1754
Ebenezer Smith
1735–1754
Esther Smith
1737–1822
Sarah Smith
1739–1802
David Smith
1741–
Jonathan Smith
1743–1760
Thomas Smith
1745–1810

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
9 September 1730
Norwichtown, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

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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)

  • Sarah in entry for Thomas Smith, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Sarah in entry for Daniel Smith, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Sarah in entry for Ebenezer Smith, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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