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Ranck Name Study

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Surnames/tags: Ranck Ranc Ronk
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This profile is part of the Ranck Name Study.


Project Information

How to Join

Open to everyone at any participation level. To join, just add [[Category:Ranck Name Study Members]] to your own biography, and then also click the edit button of this space page and add your name to the bottom in the === Member list and what we're working on === section. Be sure to add what you're working on. You can come back and edit or update your efforts at any time.

In the === Family research projects === section you can post any brick wall ancestors or areas where you need help with research or if you are seeking collaboration on projects. Feel free to edit this area and update it as you see fit.

Another easy way to collaborate and stay connected on Ranck surname topics is to add Ranck to your followed tags, and put the Ranck One Name Sticker on your Ranck ancestor profiles.

Please contact the project leader SJ Baty or post a comment to the right if you have any questions. Thanks!


This is a One Name Study to collect together in one place everything about one surname and the variants of that name. The hope is that other researchers like you will join our study to help make it a valuable reference point for people studying lines that cross or intersect.


If you would like to add your Ranck profile, add this code above the
== Biography == line: {{One Name Study|name=Ranck}}

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This profile is part of the Ranck Name Study.

Ranck surname Variants

Ranck, Ranc, Ronk

Ranck name resources

If you know of any resources, please link them here:

Project Actvities

Project Task List

Ongoing project tasks and goals:

  1. Add {{One Name Study|name=Ranck}} to profiles of Ranck families.
  2. Monitor the Ranck Surname Activity Feed.
  3. Monitor the Ranck Surname dbErrors page.
  4. United States Research:
    • First occurence of Surname?
    • Locate, catalog and share immigration arrival information for Ranck families.
    • Follow and participate in research of Jean Ranc's origins (his grandsons came to America)
    • Track the Ranck migration westward from the original colonies.

Project Discussion

Links to G2G threads about Baty name discussions. If you create a discussion, please put a link to it here:

Researching Huguenot Reverand Jean Ranc

Changing Jean Ranc to Hans Ranck

Please see the current discussion here: Jean Veltin Ranck: separating the myths from the documents

Family research projects

If you have a specific category that would like added, please put it here. Brick wall ancestors are welcome.

Member list and what we're working on

Please post a quick introduction of yourself and list what Baty research interests you have an your current Baty Genealogy interests.

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Thanks SJ! I am happy to be helping out with our Ranck family.
posted by Caryl (Short) Ruckert
Hi Caryl, thanks for your interest. To "join," just hit the "edit" button and add your name to the member list section near the bottom of the page. Be sure to indicate what you're working on!
posted by SJ Baty

I would like to join your Ranck family study!


posted by Caryl (Short) Ruckert