Ernest Porter (1898 - 1966)

Ernest Porter
1898 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Ernest Porter was born on November 19, 1898. He died in January 1966 at 67 years of age. We know that Ernest Porter had been residing in Ponte Vedra Beach, Saint Johns County, Florida 32082.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Ernest Porter Biography

Vital facts & highlights of Ernest's life to share with the world

Most Commonly Known Name

Ernest Porter

First name

Ernest

Middle name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Ernest Porter was born on

Death

Ernest Porter died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Ernest.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Ernest Porter?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Ernest's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Ernest a religious man?

Last Known Residence

Ponte Vedra Beach, Saint Johns County, Florida 32082

Education

Did Ernest finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Ernest attend?

Professions

Share what Ernest did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Ernest's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Ernest serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Ernest Porter?
View other bios of people named Ernest Porters
Back to Top

Ernest Porter Family Tree

Ernest's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Porter family tree.

Ernest's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Ernest Porter
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Ernest's Family Photos

We currently do not have photos of Ernest Porter. Below are potential family photos that share Ernest's last name or surname. Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Ernest during various points of his life

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Ernest

What do you remember about Ernest Porter? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Ernest is remembered.

Ernest Porter Obituary

This obit of Ernest Porter is maintained by Ernest's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Ernest Porter died in January 1966 at 67 years old. He was born on November 19, 1898. We are unaware of information about Ernest's family. We know that Ernest Porter had been residing in Ponte Vedra Beach, Saint Johns County, Florida 32082.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Ernest Porter

1898 - 1966 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Ernest's lifetime

In 1898, in the year that Ernest Porter was born, magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

In 1908, at the age of only 10 years old, Ernest was alive when unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

In 1922, Ernest was 24 years old when on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

In 1959, he was 61 years old when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1966, in the year of Ernest Porter's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

Other Biographies

Other Ernest Porters

around 1879 - Oct 4, 1915
around 1921 - Sep 1, 1943
around 1909 - May 27, 1943
around 1927 - May 28, 1945
around 1895 - Apr 3, 1918
around 1884 - Sep 22, 1916
Unknown - Sep 8, 1916
around 1916 - Oct 1, 1939
around 1915 - Apr 8, 1943
Unknown - Jul 16, 1916
Unknown - Apr 20, 1943
around 1901 - Jan 17, 1942
Unknown - Dec 15, 1940
around 1925 - Aug 17, 1944
around 1921 - May 23, 1943
around 1888 - Apr 5, 1916
around 1896 - Jul 30, 1915
Unknown - Mar 3, 1917
around 1892 - Mar 6, 1915
around 1926 - Unknown

Other Porters

Nov 17, 1912 - Apr 25, 1998
May 8, 1909 - June 1974
Nov 1, 1916 - Sep 7, 1990
Nov 11, 1951 - Feb 26, 1999
Sep 1, 1900 - January 1972
Jan 14, 1913 - April 1984
Apr 1, 1913 - Feb 11, 2001
Dec 22, 1885 - February 1969
Jan 18, 1895 - April 1974
Dec 19, 1917 - November 1986
Jun 3, 1905 - August 1967
Oct 16, 1919 - Jul 19, 1999
Jun 1, 1906 - August 1982
May 6, 1905 - June 1968
Feb 16, 1954 - Jun 23, 2011
Aug 21, 1921 - Aug 31, 2008
Apr 26, 1913 - Jun 18, 1998
May 8, 1917 - July 1983
Dec 15, 1899 - February 1986
Aug 4, 1920 - Apr 16, 2006

Other Bios

Jan 7, 1920 - Dec 3, 1996
Aug 3, 1920 - Feb 6, 2001
Apr 9, 1905 - November 1964
Aug 29, 1918 - Dec 4, 1988
Jan 27, 1922 - Jul 23, 2009
Apr 22, 1920 - Apr 1, 1994
Oct 10, 1912 - Feb 11, 1994
Apr 1, 1917 - May 15, 1997
Sep 15, 1917 - September 1977
Jul 24, 1924 - August 1981
Aug 24, 1907 - December 1979
Aug 22, 1906 - April 1984
Aug 4, 1921 - Aug 17, 2003
Oct 23, 1901 - July 1967
Sep 9, 1916 - March 1987
Dec 4, 1904 - Dec 16, 1990
Apr 29, 1920 - August 1980
Jan 11, 1921 - Mar 24, 2009
Mar 2, 1896 - Mar 25, 1991
Apr 16, 1901 - Aug 26, 1988
Success Stories from Biographies like Ernest Porter
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.