An occupational surname for a child or a servant of a parson.
- In the United States adopted by bearers of one or more similar sounding Jewish surnames, and of the Swedish surnames Pärsson and Persson.
- A surname.
- A city in Kansas
- A city in Tennessee
- A city in West Virginia, and the county seat of Tucker County.
- According to the 1990 census of the United States Parsons is the 439th most common surname with 64,662 people having the surname residing there, representing 0.026% of the population.