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Paredes Name Meaning

Spanish, Galician and Portuguese: topographic name for someone who lived in a lean-to built against the wall of a larger building, from Spanish pared, Portuguese and Galician parede ‘(house) wall’. Servants often lived in buildings of this sort outside manor houses, and masons constructed huts of this kind on the site of their labors, making temporary use of the walls of the new building. There are also numerous places named with this word, and the surname may also be a habitational name from any of these.

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


Similar surnames: Paredez, Paradis, Bardes, Pardo, Breden, Reder, Cordes, Remes

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Paredes Family Origin

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Paredes Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • H Keeping

    14%
  • Music Teacher

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Paredes family was Music Teacher. Laborer, Farm Laborer and H Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paredes. The most common Paredes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Paredes's were Laborers.

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