Parran Family History

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Parran Name Meaning

French: perhaps a variant of Parrain, relationship name from parrain ‘godfather’. English: possibly a variant of Parent.

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


Similar surnames: Farran, Harman, Barras, Parman, Ferran, Pardon, Warren, Parrent

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Parran Family Origin

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Parran Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Bag Commission

    5%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Parran occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Parran's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Parran family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Farm Hand and Bag Commission were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parran.

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Parran Life Expectancy

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