Parkes Surname History
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- Parkes spelling & pronunciation
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Parkes Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Parkes is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Parkes may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Parkes Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Parkes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Parkes originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Parkes Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Parkes change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Parkes were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Parkes. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Parkes last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Parkes Family Tree
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- Jim Parkes 1950 - ?
- Edmund Parkes Bacon 1762 - ?
- Thomas (Parkes) Parks, III 1751 - 1819
- Florence Amelia Barnett Parkes 1883 - 1941
- Percy Parkes 1881 - 1948
- Zela Iona Parkes Goodman 1908 - present
- Orman Parkes 1909 - 1944
- Rosena Parkes Gratton 1912 - 1977
- Koa Parkes Stringer 1918 - 1949
- Pearlene May Parkes Finlay 1923 - 2008