Porcher Family History

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Porcher Name Meaning

French and English: occupational name for a swineherd, from Old French, Middle English porch(i)er, an agent derivative of Old French porc ‘pig’. This name is quite frequent in LA.

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

Similar surnames: Poucher, Porter, Archer, Pitcher, Boucher, Portier, Poche, Pilcher

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Porcher Family Origin

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Porcher Family Occupations

What did your Porcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Porcher. 72% of Porcher men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Tailor

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Porcher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Porcher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Porcher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 698 immigration records available for the last name Porcher. 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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Draft Card

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

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Porcher Life Expectancy

What is the average Porcher lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Porcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Porcher in 1944 was 35, and 101 in 2004.

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