Porteus Family History

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Porteus Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Porteous.

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


Similar surnames: Porte, Pote, Portis, Ports, Porten, Preus, Purtell, Porteous, Mores

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Porteus Family Origin

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Porteus Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Commercial Clerk

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Porteus family was Labourer. Annuitant, Coal Miner and Commercial Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Porteus. The most common Porteus occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 3% of Porteus's were Annuitants.

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Porteus Historical Records

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Porteus Life Expectancy

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Famous Porteus Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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