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Porter surname back to 1640

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Re: Porter surname back to 1640

Posted: 3 May 2013 9:01AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Porter, Brent, Hansford,
Hello, I would like to hear from you and willing to share all that I know on the Porter Family. I have Nicholas Porter and Sarah Hansford and his parents Benjamin and Ann Campbell in my database. My 3rd great grandfather was Philip Porter from VA who married Nancy Ann Brent, and his son Charles Brent had a son Charles W. who married Jane Hansford. It seems that Philip could be a half brother to Nicholas Brent Porter b 1763 who also settled in Shelby Co. KY just as Philip did. Nicholas Brent Porter father was Nicholas Porter b 1725 who married Mary Brent in 1760 and it seems possible that Nicholas Porter could have married prior to the marriage of 1760 to Mary Brent. If this is possible, then Nicholas Porter may be the father of my Philip Porter b. 1754 in Alexandria, Fairfax Co. VA. Being that Philip Porter grandson Charles W.Porter also married a a Jane Hansford in Ky, this might prove to be a good connection. I have been searching since 1972 and cannot prove this connection thus I cannot claim it I would rally appreciate your contacting me at thank you Dottie Porter Himes. or call me at 361-241-2325 thanks so much.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
carolynporter... 9 Jul 2013 10:48PM GMT 
sunnylou2 12 Jun 2010 2:36AM GMT 
Debra Demeest... 29 Apr 2013 5:48PM GMT 
DottiePorterH... 3 May 2013 3:01PM GMT 
Debra Demeest... 3 May 2013 5:09PM GMT 
DottiePorterH... 25 May 2013 3:05AM GMT 
Debra Demeest... 25 May 2013 1:42PM GMT 
Joyce3152 19 Aug 2010 2:12PM GMT 
Donald Perrym... 11 Jan 2011 5:50PM GMT 
kori431 28 Jan 2011 3:48AM GMT 
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