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Find more Porche relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 64 more people named Porche in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 577 people named Porche in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Porche in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 641 people named Porche were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $736
  • Most common occupation was truck driver
  • For 325 females, Marie was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Porche families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 2% were first-generation Americans