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The Parer surname derives from the Spanish word "parra," meaning "vine bower," or "trellis;" thus it may have emerged as a topographic name for someone who lived near or tended such plants, or as a habitational name from any of the several places named with this word.

Parer Early Origins



The surname Parer was first found in Granada, in southern Spain.

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Parer Spelling Variations


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Parer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Parra, Para, Parras, Parreira, Parrilla, Parramon and many more.

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Parer Early History


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Parer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Parer research. Another 387 words (28 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Parer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Parer Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Parer Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Parer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Parer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Mary Parer, aged 15, landed in New York in 1854

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Contemporary Notables of the name Parer (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Parer (post 1700)



  • David Parer, award-winning Australian natural history film maker
  • Raymond John Paul Parer (1894-1967), Australian aviator
  • Warwick Raymond Parer (1936-2014), Australian politician, Senator for Queensland (1984-2000), Minister for Resources and Energy (1996-1998)
  • Damien Parer (1912-1944), Australian news photographer

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Parer Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    4. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    8. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
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    The Parer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Parer Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 17 March 2014 at 11:24.

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