Parkhouse Family History

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Parkhouse Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): topographic name for someone who lived in a house, such as a warden’s lodge, in a park (see Park 1), from Middle English parc + hous.

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


Similar surnames: Barnhouse, Porteous, Brickhouse, Newhouse, Hillhouse, Barkus

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Parkhouse Family Origin

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Parkhouse Family Occupations

What did your Parkhouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Parkhouse. 3% of Parkhouse men worked as a General Labourer and 57% of Parkhouse women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Parkhouse were Gardener and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Farmer
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%
  • Gardener
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    57%
  • Housewife
    2%
  • Household Duties
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

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

Parkhouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Parkhouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Parkhouse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Parkhouse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Parkhouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Parkhouse lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Parkhouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Parkhouse in 1961 was 62, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Parkhouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Parkhouse ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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