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Voorheis Family History

Voorheis Name Meaning
Dutch: variant of Voorhees.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

17,683 Historical Documents with Voorheis on Ancestry.com
2,820 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
682 Military Records
149 Immigration Records
4,383 Census and Voter Lists
9,649 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Voorheis Families

  • Number of Voorheis families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Voorheis last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Voorheis census records

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Voorheis Family Origin

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Voorheis Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Voorheis

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Voorheis Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Voorheis census records

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Voorheis Civil War Service Records

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