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Parrett Name Meaning

English (southern counties): from a Middle English personal name, a pet form of Peter. Compare Parrott.

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


Similar surnames: Parrott, Barrett, Parrot, Garnett, Parlett, Paskett, Sarratt, Garret

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Parrett Family Origin

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Parrett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Parrett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Parrett's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parrett. A less common occupation for the Parrett family was Farm Laborer.

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Parrett Historical Records

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Parrett Life Expectancy

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