Pace Name Meaning

English: from a vernacular short form of the Latin personal name Paschalis (see Pascal, Italian Pasquale). nickname for a mild-mannered and peaceable person, from Middle English pace, pece ‘peace’, ‘concord’, ‘amity’ (via Anglo-Norman French from Latin pax, genitive pacis). Italian: from the medieval personal name Pace, used for both men and women, from the word pace ‘peace’ (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Pack, Pate, Mace, Place, Page, Pane, Pape, Lace, Race, Ace

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Pace Family Origin

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Pace Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Laundress

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Laundress and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pace. A less common occupation for the Pace family was Labourer. The most common Pace occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Pace's were Coal Miners.

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Pace Historical Records

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Pace Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Pace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pace in 1940 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pace

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