Skip Main Navigation

Elisha Voorhees

Evidence from church records proves that the Voorhees family traveled to Utah in 1852.  Further research is needed to determine the name of the company they traveled with.

Companies

Company Unknown (1852)Approximate age at departure: 56

Sources

  • "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852." In Wright, Norman Edgar, ed., Key to Migration Sources Great Britain and North America.  

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • 1850 Iowa Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree

  • Presiding Bishopric, Immigrant Location Committee 1852.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City