Paret Name Meaning

French: unexplained. Catalan: topographic name from Catalan paret ‘wall’ (compare Paredes). Catalan: variant of Peret, diminutive of the personal name Pere, or from paret, a diminutive of pare ‘father’.

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


Similar surnames: Pere, Pare, Maret, Bares, Pretz, Paley, Paget, Parten, Pane, Page

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Paret Family Origin

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Paret Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Physician

    10%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Physician and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paret. The most common Paret occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Paret's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Paret family was Butcher.

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Paret Historical Records

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Paret Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Paret life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Paret in 1963 was 75, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paret

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