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Parrott Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name which took various forms: e.g. Perot, Parot, Paret, all pet forms of Peter. The word parrot, denoting the talking bird, is most probably from the personal name (compare robin, which is from a diminutive of Robert; also jackdaw and magpie). The bird name is most unlikely to be the source of the surname. English: possibly a habitational name from North and South Perrott in Somerset, which are named for the river Parret, on which they stand.

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


Similar surnames: Parrot, Parrett, Barrow, Sarratt, Parfitt, Barrett, Parrotta, Garrott

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Parrott Family Origin

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Parrott Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, the most common Parrott occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Parrott's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parrott. A less common occupation for the Parrott family was Annuitant.

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Parrott Life Expectancy

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