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Parliament Name Meaning

English: presumably a nickname, or an occupational name for someone in the service of parliament, the British deliberative assembly. The name is recorded in northeast England in the 17th and 18th centuries, but appears to have died out there in the early 19th century. It is not found in the 1881 British census.

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

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Parliament Family Origin

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Parliament Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    14%
  • Heater

    14%

In 1880, the most common Parliament occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Parliament's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parliament. A less common occupation for the Parliament family was Heater.

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Parliament Life Expectancy

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