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Portera Family History

Portera Name Meaning

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

4,845 Historical Documents with Portera on Ancestry.com
2,288 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
244 Military Records
502 Immigration Records
967 Census and Voter Lists
844 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Portera Families

Portera census records

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Portera Family Origin

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Portera Family Occupations

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Military Service by Portera

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