Granger Family History
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Granger Name Meaning
English and French: occupational name for a farm bailiff, responsible for overseeing the collection of rent in kind into the barns and storehouses of the lord of the manor. This official had the Anglo-Norman French title grainger, Old French grangier, from Late Latin granicarius, a derivative of granica ‘granary’ (see Grange).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grange, Ranger, Granier, Grinter, Gange, Gager, Ganger, Fanger