trace (v.) 1
imitate, pursue, follow in one's footsteps
1H4 III.i.45 [Glendower to Hotspur] bring him out that is but woman's son / Can trace me in the tedious ways of art
Ham V.ii.119 [Hamlet to Osrick, of Laertes] who else would trace him
TNK I.i.102 [Hippolyta to Second Queen] I had as lief trace this good action with you