More information, I found his gravesite and his name is Frank Benard Porche. He was born July 29, 1887. He married Belle Hyatt. He is burried in Oak Grove Cemetery in Yoakum, Tx. In the list mentioned in the other post there was a Pierre Porche b abt 1841. Pierre's father was also Pierre Porche and was born 1/1/1804 born in Pointe Coupee, La. Questions: 1. Who was Frank Benard Porche's father? 2. Where was Frank Benard Porche born? 3. When did the Porche's come to Texas? 4. What reason did the Porche's come to Texas? 5. I Pierre Porche(1841) Frank's father, grandfather?