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

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Porcher Family Origin

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Porcher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Porcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Porcher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Porcher family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Porcher.

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Porcher Historical Records

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Porcher Life Expectancy

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