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Parey History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The Parey surname is derived from the French "Paré," the past participle of the verb "parer" meaning "to prepare;" as such, the name was originally occupational, for someone who finished cloth.

Early Origins of the Parey family


The surname Parey was first found in Auvergne, a historic province in south central France where the family was established in early times in the department of Puy-de-Dôme.

Early History of the Parey family


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Parey Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Paré, Pare, Paret, Parey, Paray, Parat, Parateau and many more.

Early Notables of the Parey family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Parey family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Parey Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Richard Parey, who arrived in Maryland in 1668 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Parey Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • J. Parey, who settled in San Francisco in 1850
  • W H Parey, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Parey (post 1700)


  • Parey Pershing Branton Sr. (b. 1916), retired American businessman and a former Democratic member of the Louisiana House

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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