Porter

An occupational surname for someone who carried goods. Famed 19th century short story writer, William Sydney Porter, whose pen name is O. Henry, is a bearer of the surname. Mainly used during the 19th century, but appears to be making a comeback.

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Portuguese
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Cole Porter (composer)
Joey Porter (football player)
Porter J. Goss (former CIA director)
Porter Wagoner (singer)
Kalan Porter ("Canadian Idol" winner)
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