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Parris Name Meaning

English (Kent): variant of Parrish. French: variant of Paris 1.

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


Similar surnames: Parrish, Paris, Marris, Farris, Parvis, Barris, Carris, Garris

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Parris Family Origin

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Parris Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Shepherd

    5%
  • Gardener

    3%

In 1881, the most common Parris occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Parris's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Shepherd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parris. A less common occupation for the Parris family was Gardener.

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Parris Historical Records

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Parris Life Expectancy

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