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Parr Surname History

The Parr family history originates back to the early 1500's in both the United Kingdom and England. The Parr family history also shows today that they were indeed a part of the world's most highest royalty families ever to be known in our entire world's history. As history shows today that the late Catherine Parr was born in 1512 and was the sixth and last wife of King Henry the VIII.

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Parr Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

United Knigdom, England.

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The meaning of Parr come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Parr come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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"Catherine Parr" : Was born in 1512 and was the sixth and last wife of King Henry the VIII. She was married previously before. She cared for Elizabeth and Edward and Henry, while he was sick. After he died, she remarried once again to Thomas Seymour, the younger brother of Jane Seymour. Catherine got pregnant and gave birth to Mary Seymour but died only 6 days later of birth complications. She was 36 years old. What happened to her daughter remains a mystery to this day.

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