Grange Family History

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Grange Name Meaning

English and French: topographic name for someone who lived by a granary, from Middle English, Old French grange (Latin granica ‘granary’, ‘barn’, from granum ‘grain’). In some cases, the surname has arisen from places named with this word, for example in Dorset and West Yorkshire in England, and in Ardèche and Jura in France. The Marquis de Lafayette owned a property named Lagrange, and there used to be a place in VT so named in his honor.

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


Similar surnames: Granger, Gange, Range, Grande, Orange, Ranger, Prange, Grand, Grace

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Grange Family Origin

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Grange Family Occupations

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  • School

    22%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Druggist

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, School, Farmer and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grange. A less common occupation for the Grange family was Labourer. The most common Grange occupation in Canada was School. 22% of Grange's were Schools.

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Grange Historical Records

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Grange Life Expectancy

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