Voorhees Family History

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Voorhees Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from a place in Drenthe called Voorhees.

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


Similar surnames: Vorhees, Voorheis, Voorhies, Hees, Voorhis, Vorhies, Rees, Llorens

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Voorhees Family Origin

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Voorhees Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voorhees family was Keeping House. The most common Voorhees occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Voorhees's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voorhees.

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Voorhees Historical Records

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Voorhees Life Expectancy

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