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Parr Genealogy & History

The surname Parr has three possible origins. It may be British locational from Parr in Lancashire, from the seventh-century Old English word pearr, meaning enclosure or living in an enclosed area. The Parr genealogy lists Henry de Par in England as early as 1216. Alternatively, it may be an occupational name from the German pare, meaning parish or minister's house, perhaps denoting a parson. Finally, but discounted by some, it may have derived from the French personal name Perre or Pierre, translating to the English Peter. Parr family history notes that Margaret Parr left England, perhaps the first Parr landing in Virginia in 1636.


Parr Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Parr-- --, 1918October ,1977MA
Barbara Parr-- --, 1923July 13,2007IN
Caddie Parr-- --, 1918April ,1986OH
D Donald Parr-- --, 1918October 25,2003CA

Parr Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Marie Parr-- --, 1920June 10,1989West Chester,PA
Fae Parr-- --, 1894January ,1973Auburn,WA
Gail Parr-- --, 1920July 20,2004Southfield,MI
H Clair Parr-- --, 1920October 9,1994Danville,PA

Parr Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Charles ParrValentine ArtisMarch 7,1942Wake, NC
John ParrMary MijoskiJanuary 26,1956Wake, NC
Robert ParrJudy WeemsJuly 16,1976Wake, NC
William ParrEvelyn EasonJune 9,1990Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Parr

1673rd: Mejia1674th: Henning
1675th: Crain1676th: Kenny
1677th: Lara1678th: Shaver
1679th: Atwood1680th: McGhee
1681st: Brewster1682nd: Sauer

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