Irace Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Irace Name Meaning

Southern Italian: possibly a habitational name from Gerace in Reggio Calabria or (less probably) from Geraci Siculo in Palermo province, named with medieval Greek ierakion ‘hawk’. See also Geraci.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Race, Arace, Raco, Brace, Drach, Grice, Brake, Pace, Tracy, France

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Irace Family Origin

Where is the Irace family from?

Irace Family Occupations

What did your Irace ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Cashier and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Irace. 10% of Irace men worked as a Bank Cashier and 60% of Irace women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Irace were Colliery Traffic Manager (above) and Paid Domestic Duties

View Census data for Irace | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Cashier
  • Charterer Setter (carpet)
  • Coal Mechanic Retd
  • Colliery Traffic Manager (above)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • General Stores Keeper
  • Paid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Irace Historical Records

What Irace family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Irace. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Irace census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Irace

Passenger List

There are 517 immigration records available for the last name Irace. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Irace immigration records

Draft Card

There are 166 military records available for the last name Irace. For the veterans among your Irace ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Irace military records

You've only scratched the surface of Irace family history.

Irace Life Expectancy

What is the average Irace lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2003, in the United States, Irace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Irace in 1946 was 50, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Irace

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Irace ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Irace Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name