Parnell Family History

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Parnell Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from the medieval female personal name Peronel, Pernel, Parnell, a vernacular form of Latin Petronilla. This is a diminutive of Petronia, feminine of Petronius, a Roman family name of uncertain etymology. It was borne by an early Roman martyr about whom little is known.

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

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Parnell Family Origin

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Parnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Parnell family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parnell. The most common Parnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Parnell's were Farmers.

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Parnell Historical Records

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Parnell Life Expectancy

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