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Porcher Surname Origin

This name originated with Simon Le Porcher, hereditary grand huntsman to Louis Capel, King of France, from whose official duty of slaying the boar, the name is derived.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.

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