Parmalee Family History

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Parmalee Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Parmley. This spelling is recorded in England in the 17th century, but appears to have died out there in the 18th or 19th century. It is not found in the 1881 British census.

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


Similar surnames: Parmelee, Pantaleo, Parmele, Plumlee, Parmely, Barbaree, Pralle

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Parmalee Family Origin

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Parmalee Family Occupations

What did your Parmalee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Parmalee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Parmalee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Parmalee family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parmalee.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Parmalee ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Parmalee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Parmalee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Parmalee census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Parmalee. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Parmalee. For the veterans among your Parmalee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Parmalee Life Expectancy

What is the average Parmalee lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Parmalee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Parmalee in 1954 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Parmalee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Parmalee ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Parmalee Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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