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VOORHEES (Soundex V620) — See also FORHEAD, HEES, MOORHEAD, RHEEM, RHEES, VANVOORHEES, VANVOORHIES, VANVOORHIS, VANVORHES, VERHEEK, VOOREHEES, VOORHEIS, VOORHIES, VOORHIS, VORES, VORHES, VORHIES, VORIES, VORIS, VORYS, WIDENBORHER.

  VOORHEES: See also Elijah Voorhees Brookshire — William H. Deubel — William Voorhees Judson — Daniel Voorhees Lackey — Frank M. Rood — Edith Voorhees Rupp — Dan Voorhees Stephens
  Voorhees, A. C. — of New Mexico. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Abram — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Village president of Ypsilanti, Michigan, 1838-39, 1841-43. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Bert G. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Charles J. — of Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Charles Stewart (1853-1909) — also known as Charles S. Voorhees — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind.; Colfax, Whitman County, Wash.; Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Covington, Fountain County, Ind., June 4, 1853. Lawyer; Whitman County Prosecuting Attorney, 1882-85; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1885-89. Died in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., December 26, 1909 (age 56 years, 205 days). Interment at Greenwood Memorial Terrace, Spokane, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Wolsey Voorhees (1827-1897).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Voorhees, Cornelius — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1798-1800. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Daniel W., Sr. — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
Daniel W. Voorhees Voorhees, Daniel Wolsey (1827-1897) — also known as Daniel W. Voorhees — of Covington, Fountain County, Ind.; Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Born in Butler County, Ohio, September 26, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Indiana, 1858-61; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1861-66, 1869-73 (7th District 1861-66, 6th District 1869-73); defeated, 1856; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1868, 1876 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1880, 1884, 1888; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1877-97. Died in Washington, D.C., April 10, 1897 (age 69 years, 196 days). Interment at Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind.
  Relatives: Father of Charles Stewart Voorhees (1853-1909).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
  Voorhees, Dean S. — of Fairbury, Livingston County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Livingston County Republican Party, 1950; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Donald S. (1916-1989) — Born in Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan., July 30, 1916. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Washington, 1974-86; took senior status 1986. Died July 7, 1989 (age 72 years, 342 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Voorhees, F. V. D. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1847-49. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Foster McGowan (1856-1927) — also known as Foster M. Voorhees — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Born November 5, 1856. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1888-90; member of New Jersey state senate from Union County, 1894-98; Governor of New Jersey, 1898, 1899-1902; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1900. Died June 14, 1927 (age 70 years, 221 days). Interment at Clinton Presbyterian Churchyard, Clinton, N.J.
  Voorhees, Frederick L. — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Garret G. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, George M. — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Gilbert P. — of Corona, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912; Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, H. M. — of Mercer County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Mercer County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Harold J., Sr. — of Wyoming, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Wyoming, Mich., 1989-92; resigned 1992; defeated, 2005; member of Michigan state house of representatives 77th District, 1993-96; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2000. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 2005.
  Voorhees, Henry P. — of Fultonville, Montgomery County, N.Y. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, J. H. — of Andrews, Wood County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 94th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, J. Newton — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, James L. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Joanne — of Grandville, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 77th District; elected 1998; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Voorhees, John A. — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1846, 1858 (Kings County 1846, Kings County 1st District 1858). Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, John A. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, John H. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Joseph H. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Luke (1834-1925) — of Wyoming. Born in 1834. Treasurer of Wyoming Territory, 1870. Died January 16, 1925 (age about 90 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyo.
  Voorhees, Martin — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1856-58. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Matt B. — of Virginia. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Voorhees, Myron (c.1849-1899) — of White Lake, Oakland County, Mich. Born about 1849. Farmer; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1898. Died in 1899 (age about 50 years). Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Newton See J. Newton Voorhees
  Voorhees, Peter — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1842-45. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Peter — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Peter A. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Peter E. — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Ralph — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1837-38. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Richard M. — of Coshocton, Coshocton County, Ohio. Democrat. Circuit judge in Ohio 5th Circuit, 1899-1905, 1909-13. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Robert — of Princeton, Somerset County (now Mercer County), N.J. Mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1824-29; resigned 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Samuel S. — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Pernambuco, 1815. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Samuel W. — of Sharon, Walworth County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Walworth County, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, Vern (b. 1878) — of Calhoun County, Mich. Born in 1878. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 1st District, 1933-34; defeated, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, William — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, William B. — of Roscoe, Sullivan County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1916, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, William C. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  Voorhees, William D. — of Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J. Mayor of Perth Amboy, N.J., 1911. Burial location unknown.


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