Porter Surname Genealogy - Porter Family Research World Wide
Porter Surname Genealogy has census, birth, marriage, death, obituaries, wills, deeds, military, land, and many other Porter genealogy records
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Welcome to Porter Surname Genealogy ~ A One-Name Study
This is not a single family site, but instead a place where Porter families, from Porter genealogy lines world wide have contributed information. A one-name Study of the surname Porter. You will find census, birth, marriage, death, obituaries, wills, deeds, military, land, and many other genealogy records. We also have a gedcom *Data Base which contains more than 3000 Porters linking to over 17,000 individuals related to them, and a Query page where we are happy to post your brick walls. If it's Porter family related, there's a place for it here. So pull up a chair and browse around. Come back often as we are always adding new information. Best of Luck and Happy Searching.
What is A One-Name Study
According to the Guild of One-Name Studies, "A one-name study is a project researching facts about a surname and all the people who have held it, as opposed to a particular pedigree (the ancestors of one person) or descendancy (the descendants of one person or couple)."
What's New - Our Daily Happenings
We are constantly adding new records and have made it easy to keep up with what is new several ways.
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We hope you enjoy our New Look and ask for your patience as we are still in the process of moving our Porter genealogy records over to our new home. This is taking some time as we are also updating our old code to meet the ever changing technology and keep up with current web standards.
We are always happy to search our many records that have not been put online to see if we have information relating to someone you are researching for. We are also very happy to get information you would like to share. Please use the form submitter found on our "Contact Us" Page.
*Note: Because of the large size of the Database, and problems with spammers posting ads on our Guest Book, rather than stop sharing them, the Database and Guest Book are stored off of our main site, and are not included in our site wide search.