When Fred Grange was born in September 1866, in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Grange, was 23 and his mother, Ann Darling, was 23. He married Leila Dawson in October 1892, in Wortley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He died in September 1931, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 65.
English (Yorkshire) and French: topographic name or metonymic occupational name for someone who lived by or worked in a granary, especially the farm manager, from Middle English, Old French grange (from Latin granica ‘granary, barn’, from granum ‘grain’); or a French habitational name from any of the places called with this word, for example in Ardèche and Jura. Redmonds points out that the English name was interchangeable with Granger . Compare French Degrange and Lagrange .
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