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Orange Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. A certain William de Orenge mentioned in Domesday Book probably derives his name from Orange in Mayenne. Later medieval examples probably come from a female personal , Orenge, of obscure derivation. French: habitational name from a place in Vaucluse.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Grange, Gange, Ozanne, Drage, Ranger, Oran, Range, Ange, France

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Orange Family Origin

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Orange Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, Cabinet Maker, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orange. The most common Orange occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 4% of Orange's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Orange family was Farmer.

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Orange Historical Records

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Orange Life Expectancy

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