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Find more Porchia 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 92 more people named Porchia 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 119 people named Porchia in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 77% more people named Porchia in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 211 people named Porchia were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 39% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,538

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • 6% were born in foreign countries