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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

What did your Orange ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Orange occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Orange's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orange. A less common occupation for the Orange family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Orange Historical Records

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Orange Life Expectancy

What is the average Orange lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Orange life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Orange in 1945 was 67, and 69 in 2004.

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United States

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