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Parnes Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for the president of a Jewish community, Yiddish parnes (from Hebrew parnas).

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


Similar surnames: Barnes, Parness, Farnes, Warnes, Fornes, Karner, Pane, Paras, Pires

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Parnes Family Origin

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Parnes Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Parnes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Parnes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Parnes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Parnes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Parnes 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 Parnes. 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 Parnes. For the veterans among your Parnes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Parnes Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Parnes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Parnes in 1957 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

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