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Parrot Family History

Parrot Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Parrott 1. French: nickname from a derivative of a Celtic word, perr ‘ram’. French: regional variant of the personal name Perrot, a pet form of the personal name Pierre (see Peter).

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


Similar surnames: Perrot, Parrott, Garret, Marron, Perro, Perron, Parrett, Parro, Pirro

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Where is the Parrot family from?

You can see how Parrot families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Parrot family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Parrot families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 21 Parrot families living in Ohio. This was about 20% of all the recorded Parrot's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Parrot families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Parrot surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Parrot ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Parrot. 29% of Parrot men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Parrot women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Parrot were Salesman and Seamstress.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Seamstress
    7%
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Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Parrot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Parrot census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Parrot. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Parrot lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Parrot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Parrot in 1962 was 82, and 67 in 2004.

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