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Early Origins of the Delagrange family

The surname Delagrange was first found in Champagne.

Early History of the Delagrange family

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Delagrange Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Granger, Grangier, Grangé, Grangié, Grange, Granche, Grancher, Grangeon, Granjon, Grangheon, Grangeaud, Grangerat and many more.

Early Notables of the Delagrange family (pre 1700)

Notable amongst the family during this period was Jean de La Grange (Jean de Lagrange), (c. 1325-1402), French prelate and politician, during the reigns of Charles V and Charles VI, important member of the papal curia at Avignon; Granger (c. 1680s-1734), born Tourtechot, was a French physician and traveler; Jean Grangeret, born in Vezet (Haute-Sarne) in 1738, who was a general; Louis Grange was an episcopal vicar around 1761; Lucie-Anne Poujoulas or Mrs Adolphe Grange, born in 1838, was a writer; Pierre-Eugène...
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Delagrange Ranking

In France, the name Delagrange is the 8,617th most popular surname with an estimated 500 - 1,000 people with that name. [1]

United States Delagrange migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Delagrange Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
  • Jost DeLaGrange, who landed in Delaware in 1656 [2]
  • Joost DeLaGrange, who arrived in Delaware in 1662 [2]
  • Omie DeLaGrange, who arrived in New York in 1664 [2]
Delagrange Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Jean Janson DeLagrange, who arrived in Louisiana in 1718-1724 [2]
  • Jean Sanson DeLaGrange, aged 26, who landed in Louisiana in 1719 [2]

Contemporary Notables of the name Delagrange (post 1700) +

  • Ferdinand Léon Delagrange (1872-1910), French sculptor and aviator who on 30 December 1909, had broken all speed records at Juvisy-sur-Orge in France; he died from a fall on 4 January 1910 in Bordeaux of his monoplane flying in a gusty wind
  • Sébastien Delagrange (b. 1974), French professional golfer who has had 6 professional wins on the European Tour and Challenge Tour
  • Joseph Louis de Lagrange (1736-1813), French mathematician

  2. Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8) on Facebook