Parkinson Family History

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Parkinson Name Meaning

English (mainly northern): patronymic from Parkin. This surname has been established in Ireland since the 17th century.

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

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Parkinson Family Origin

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Parkinson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parkinson. The most common Parkinson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Parkinson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Parkinson family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Parkinson | Data not to scale

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Parkinson Life Expectancy

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