Grangier History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Grangier family
The surname Grangier was first found in Champagne.
Early History of the Grangier family
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Grangier 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 Grangier 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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In France, the name Grangier is the 4,327th most popular surname with an estimated 1,500 - 2,000 people with that name. 
Migration of the Grangier family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: 120 individuals who arrived from France onto Canadian shores between 1600 and 1900. Most came during the nineteenth century, but a few immigrated earlier, such as Laurent Granger, who was married in Port-Royal, Quebec in 1667.
Contemporary Notables of the name Grangier (post 1700) +
- Charles Grangier de La Ferrière, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 
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