Porth Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Port 3.

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

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Porth Family Origin

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Porth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cooper

    10%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Porth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Porth's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Porth. A less common occupation for the Porth family was Blacksmith.

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Porth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Porth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Porth in 1940 was 28, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Porth

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