Chaim or Hyman Platowsky (b. ca 1825), trade tanning, married
Platowsky changed his name to Porges (his mother's name) to avoid
lived in Hradek (Bohemia) near Prague and had 10 children.
Sigmund Porges married Emma Machal
Nettie Porges married Henry Tannenbaum, children Emma and
Myron Porges (b. Dillon Colorado, raised Cripple Creek) married
Evelyn Porges married Mike Corren
Suzanne Corren married Bert Steel
Craig Lee Corren, Attorney at law, CA
Emily Porges (b. 09/04/1911, prob. Pocatello) married Arch
Sally Gesas, Michael Gesas, Gloria Gesas
Myron Jr Porges
1916 Albuquerque N.M. (U.S.A.), d. 1991 Pocatello, Idaho)
married Frances Braverman
Bruce Edward Porges (b. 1941) married to Letty Zvonek,
live in Plano, Texas, no children
H. Porges (1945) lives in Meridian (Idaho)
Esther Julienne Porges (b. 16/08/1983)
studies architecture at the University of Idaho (2006)
Lynne Porges-Timmermann (b. 1947)
lives in Charles Town, West Virginia, married Ray Timmermann.
One daughter : Gretchen Howell, lives in Price, Utah.
Alan Porges (b. 1950) lives in Eagle, Idaho, married
Porges (b. 28/05/1889, Cripple Creek Colorado) married Emil
(Lolla) Porges (b. 31/12/1892, Cripple Creek Colorado) married
Porges (b. Cripple Creek Colorado) married Lawrence Cohn
Porges married Ametie Meklinger
Porges (b. 20/08/1896, Cripple Creek Colorado) married Ben
Porges (b. 24/04/1898, Cripple Creek Colorado) married Sam
Porges (b. Cripple Creek Colorado) married Adolf Vorenberg
married Frances Baverman, July 14 1940
Children : Bruce Edward (1941), Judith Helen (1945), Adrienne Lynne
(1947), Brent Alan (1950).
Solo practice of optometry, Pocatello, Idaho.
Clubs : Pocatello Kiwanis, pres. 1956.
Source : Who's who in American Jewry (1980 Edition)