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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Parmenter

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Alt. Meaning

P is for patience, the best of you!

A is for authentic, be real

R is for recreation, time to take some!

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

R is for rich, in the love from others

Notable Persons With the Last Name Parmenter

William was born in 1789. He breathed his last breath in 1866.


Roswell was born on September 20th, 1821 in Pittstown, New York. He passed away on February 1st, 1904.


Doug Parmenter is a rock music and post-britpop musician. He plays Lead vocalist, Bass guitar, and Piano. His career lasted from 2001 to 2008. Doug was born Doug Parmenter in Reading, Berkshire.


Terry was born on October 21st, 1947.


Ezra Parmenter was a --05- Member of the, 13th MayorofCambridge, Massachusetts, Massachusetts State Senate, 3rd Middlesex District, Massachusetts House of Representatives, and Massachusetts Senate. Ezra was born on March 20th, 1823. He died on January 31st, 1873.


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Popularity of Parmenter as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Parmenter U.S.
  White 94.91% 64.26%
  African American 0.75% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.60% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.35% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.07% 16.26%

Of Last Name Parmenter

People with the last name Parmenter are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Parmenter

  • How Popular is the name Parmenter? As a last name Parmenter was the 10,132nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Parmenter first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Parmenter is Friday, June 21st, 1901.
  • How unique is the name Parmenter? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Parmenter. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Parmenter: Your name in reverse order is Retnemrap. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tmeenrrpa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Parmenter? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,182 people with the last name Parmenter.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Parmenter? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Parmenter as their last name.

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