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De Porter Name Meaning

Americanized form of Flemish and Dutch De Poorter . Compare Porter .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: De Coster, De Geyter, De Boer, Decorte, Porter, De Winter, Horter

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Where is the De Porter family from?

You can see how De Porter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Porter family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most De Porter families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 De Porter families living in Michigan. This was about 57% of all the recorded De Porter's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of De Porter families in 1880.
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There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Porter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Porter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name De Porter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name De Porter. For the veterans among your De Porter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average De Porter lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2000, in the United States, De Porter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for De Porter in 1970 was 65, and 89 in 2000.

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