Parchman Family History

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Parchman Name Meaning

German (Parchmann): habitational name for someone from Parchim in Mecklenburg, or Parchen or Parchau near Genthin.

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

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Parchman Family Origin

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Parchman Family Occupations

What did your Parchman ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Parchman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Parchman family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parchman. The most common Parchman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Parchman's were Farmers.

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Parchman Historical Records

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Parchman Life Expectancy

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Famous Parchman Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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