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Parrott Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name which took various forms: e.g. Perot, Parot, Paret, all pet forms of Peter. The word parrot, denoting the talking bird, is most probably from the personal name (compare robin, which is from a diminutive of Robert; also jackdaw and magpie). The bird name is most unlikely to be the source of the surname. English: possibly a habitational name from North and South Perrott in Somerset, which are named for the river Parret, on which they stand.

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

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Parrott Family Origin

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Parrott Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parrott. A less common occupation for the Parrott family was Farming. The most common Parrott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Parrott's were Farmers.

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Parrott Life Expectancy

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