Early Origins of the Wrangell family
Westphalia, where chronicles record them as early as the year 1000. There they were closely identified in the mediaeval period with the feudal society of the northern regions, and would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs. Chronicles first mention Diderich Wrange of Cologne in Westphalia around the year 1135. Chronicles also mention Johann Wrangere of Hamburg as early as 1252.
Early History of the Wrangell family
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Wrangell Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wrangel, Wrangell, Wrangle, Wrang, Wrange, Wrana, Wrangen and many more.
Early Notables of the Wrangell family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Wrangell family to the New World and Oceana
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Wrangell Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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