Tracy is an unincorporated community in Union Township, LaPorte County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
Tracy (formerly called Tracy Station) contained a post office from 1879 until 1912.
The community was named for a railroad employee. [3 ] The Tracy station was located on the [4 ] Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. [5 ]
Geography [ edit ]
Tracy is located at
. 41°29′07″N 86°40′57″W / 41.48528°N 86.68250°W
References [ edit ]
^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25 . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "LaPorte County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 29 December 2014
^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). . Indiana University Press. p. 326. From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for the foreman of a railroad crew.
^ Daniels, E. D. (1904). . Lewis Publishing Co. p. 109. A twentieth century history and biographical record of La Porte County, Indiana