Parnham Family History

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Parnham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Parnham in Beaminster, Dorset.

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

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Parnham Family Origin

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Parnham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Engineer

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Foreman At R.M.

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Parnham family was Foreman At R.M.. Farmer, Engineer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parnham. The most common Parnham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Parnham's were Farmers.

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Parnham Historical Records

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Parnham Life Expectancy

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