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Meaning and Origin of: Parris

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First name origins & meanings:

  • English : The city

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Last name origin & meaning:

  • English (Kent) : variant of Parrish.
  • French : variant of Paris 1.
  • Samuel Parris, of Salem witchcraft fame, was a clergyman born in London and came to Boston, MA, in or before 1674. He had five children from two marriages and lived out his years in Sudbury, MA.