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Elisha Voorhees

It is likely that the Voorhees family traveled to Utah with the 1852 Warren Snow Company because the daughter, Mary Ann Voorhees Snow, was married to the company captain.  The Immigration Location lists shows that he was instructed to settle in the south.

Companies

Warren Snow Company (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, Utah
  • 1850 Iowa Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Find A Grave 

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Presiding Bishopric, Immigrant Location Committee 1852. (CR 4 208)

  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah