Notes about the Porteous surname
Porteous is a Scottish surname and likely refers to someone who lived near a port. The Porteous family originated in the Scottish Borderlands. There are many varieties of this surname such as Portus, Porteous, Portriss and Portress.
Important branches on my tree
- Jessie Porteous and Reuben Truax. Jessie was the daughter of Robert Porteous.
Porteous on Twigged
- List of individuals with surname Porteous
- Porteous photo album on Twigged
- Blog posts on the Porteous family