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Multiple Origins for the Surname Ranger


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Ranger Early Origins



The surname Ranger was first found in Champagne, where the family was established in Rangecourt, a village in the department of Haute-Marne, in the district of Chaumont.

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Ranger Spelling Variations


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Ranger Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Range, Ranger, Rangier, Rangeon, Rangot, Ranjon, Rangeard and many more.

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Ranger Early History


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Ranger Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ranger research. Another 176 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1035, 1110, 1692, and 1726 are included under the topic Early Ranger History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Ranger Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Ranger Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Ranger Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Ranger Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Thomas Ranger, who setted in Barbados in 1656
  • Philip Ranger, who arrived in Barbados in 1664
  • Edmund Ranger, who landed in Massachusetts in 1671 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Edmund Ranger, who setted in Massachusetts in 1671
  • James Ranger, who arrived in Virginia in 1688

Ranger Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Thomison Ranger, who landed in Virginia in 1701 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Job Ranger, a bonded emigrant who settled in Virginia in 1744
  • Isabella Ranger, who was deported to America in 1766
  • Luke Ranger, who setted in Maryland in 1768

Ranger Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Ranger, aged 16, who arrived in Key West, Fla in 1844 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Joh Garb Rudolph ranger, who landed in America in 1845 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)

Ranger Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Robert Ranger, who married Anne Girardin in Lachine, Quebec in 1686
  • Pierre Ranger, who married Marguerite Fortin in Quebec City in 1692

Ranger Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Pierre Ranger, who married Anne-Geneviève in Bout-de-l'Ile, Quebec in 1723
  • Joseph Ranger, who married Thérèse-Catherine Lamoureux in Bout-de-l'Ile, Quebec in 1749
  • François Ranger, who married Marie-Thérèse Lamoureux in Terrebonne, Quebec in 1751
  • Gabriel Ranger, who married Marie Archange Rousseau in Soulanges, Quebec in 1765
  • Mr. Tartolus Ranger U.E. who settled in Belle Vue, Beaver Harbour, Charlotte County, New Brunswick c. 1783 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Ranger Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • George Ranger, English convict from Wiltshire, who was transported aboard the "Adelaide" on August 08, 1849, settling in Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip, Australia [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 17) Adelaide voyage to Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip, Australia in 1849 with 303 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/adelaide/1849

Ranger Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • James Ranger, aged 30, a farmer, who arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Sir Charles Forbes" in 1842
  • Ann Ranger, aged 26, who arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Sir Charles Forbes" in 1842
  • Henry Ranger, aged 2, who arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Sir Charles Forbes" in 1842
  • Charlotte Ranger, aged 8 months, who arrived in Nelson aboard the ship "Sir Charles Forbes" in 1842
  • Robert Ranger, aged 34, a labourer, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Howrah" in 1874

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Contemporary Notables of the name Ranger (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Ranger (post 1700)



  • Richard Howland Ranger (1899-1962), American electrical engineer and inventor, who an Oscar in 1956 for his work in the synchronization of film and sound
  • Jean-Louis Ranger, French paymaster, Bussière-Poitevine
  • Paul Ranger (b. 1984), Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman
  • Rene Ranger (b. 1986), rugby union player from New Zealand
  • Nilos "Nile" Ranger (b. 1991), English footballer
  • Andrew Ranger (b. 1986), Canadian racing driver driving in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series
  • Louis D Ranger, Canadian Professor of Music at the University of Victoria, Canada

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Ranger Historic Events


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Ranger Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Thomas G. Ranger, aged 29, English Fireman/Stoker from Southampton, Hampshire who worked aboard the RMS Titanic and survived the sinking escaping on life boat 1 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

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Ranger Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  3. ^ State Library of Queensland. (Retrieved 2014, November 17) Adelaide voyage to Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip, Australia in 1849 with 303 passengers. Retrieved from http://www.convictrecords.com.au/ships/adelaide/1849
  4. ^ Titanic Passenger List - Titanic Facts. (Retrieved 2016, July 13) . Retrieved from http://www.titanicfacts.net/titanic-passenger-list.html

Other References

  1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
  2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  3. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
  4. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
  5. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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The Ranger Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ranger Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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