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Parham Name Meaning

English (London): habitational name from places in Suffolk and Sussex, named in Old English with pere ‘pear’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Perham, Barham, Farnham, Packham, Wareham, Derham, Basham, Canham

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Parham Family Origin

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Parham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Parham family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parham. The most common Parham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Parham's were Farmers.

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Parham Historical Records

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Parham Life Expectancy

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