Tacey name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tacey

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From Latin tacere (“to be silent”).

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tacey

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tacey

David Tacey

David Tacey is a writer, interdisciplinary scholar, and interdisciplinarity. David was born in Melbourne, Australia.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tacey U.S.
  White 92.91% 64.26%
  African American 2.54% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.34% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tacey

People with the last name Tacey are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Tacey

  • How Popular is the name Tacey? Tacey is the 22,443rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Tacey was the 31,033rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Tacey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 300 babies born with the first name Tacey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tacey to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tacey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tacey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tacey is Sunday, February 16th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Tacey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tacey was in 1970 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tacey: The name spelled backwards is Yecat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ctaye. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tacey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 748 people with the last name Tacey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tacey? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tacey as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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