Mace Name Meaning

English: from a medieval personal name, a survival of Old English Mæssa, which came to be taken as a pet form of Matthew. English: possibly a metonymic occupational name for a mace-bearer, from Old French masse ‘mace’. English: habitational name from Macé in Orne, France. French (Macé): variant of Massey; also a vernacular form of the personal name Mathieu (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Maze, Mate, Mack, Pace, Ace, Mule, Mach, Lace, Mabe, Macek

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Mace Family Origin

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Mace Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mace family was Annuitant. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mace. The most common Mace occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Mace's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Mace Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Mace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mace in 1940 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mace

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