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De Lange Name Meaning

Dutch and Flemish: nickname meaning ‘the tall (one)’ a variant of Lange with the definite article de ‘the’. The surname De Lange is also established in South Africa. Compare Delong French (Delange): patronymic with fused preposition de ‘of’ from the nickname L'Ange ‘the angel’ or a topographic or habitational name referring to a house or inn distinguished by the sign of an angel.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Delage, Delane, Delong, Degrange, De Line, Delaney, De Paepe, Delanoy

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You can see how De Lange families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Lange family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most De Lange families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there was 1 De Lange family living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded De Lange's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of De Lange families in 1911.
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Between 1976 and 2004, in the United States, De Lange life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for De Lange in 1976 was 42, and 90 in 2004.

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