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Porritt Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): variant of Parrott 1.

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


Similar surnames: Perritt, Parriott, Perrett, Perrott, Morfitt, Parrett, Merritt

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Porritt Family Origin

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Porritt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

In 1880, the most common Porritt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Porritt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Porritt. A less common occupation for the Porritt family was Labourer.

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Porritt Historical Records

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Porritt Life Expectancy

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