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Porchia Family History

Porchia Name Meaning
Italian: from porchia ‘female piglet’, possibly applied as a nickname or as a metonymic occupational name for a swineherd.

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

3,723 Historical Documents with Porchia on Ancestry.com
1,508 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
153 Military Records
88 Immigration Records
624 Census and Voter Lists
1,350 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Porchia Families

  • Number of Porchia families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Porchia families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Porchia last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Porchia Family Origin

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Porchia Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Porchia

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Porchia Family Occupations

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Military Service by Porchia

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