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Parish Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Parrish.

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


Similar surnames: Paris, Farish, Parrish, Baris, Maris, Pash, Naish, Forish, Pariso

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Parish Family Origin

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Parish Family Occupations

What did your Parish ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parish. The most common Parish occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Parish's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Parish family was Farming.

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Parish Historical Records

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Parish Life Expectancy

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Famous Parish Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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