Parshall Family History

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Parshall Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of South German Parschall, a variant of Parschalk, a status name for a freeholder (a freeman with few service obligations), from Middle High German bar ‘naked’, ‘free from’, ‘apparent’ + schalk ‘servant’, ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Marshall, Pershall, Marschall, Marchal, Prall, Marshal, Pursell

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Parshall Family Origin

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Parshall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Parshall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Parshall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Parshall family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parshall.

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Parshall Historical Records

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Parshall Life Expectancy

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