Voorhies Family History & Genealogy
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The meaning of Voorhies come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Voorhies originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
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Names like Voorhies transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Voorhies were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Voorhies. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Voorhies name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Voorhies Family Tree
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- Jannete Luchase Jannetje Schenck
- Hans Voorhies Va Hees)
- Eldert Lucasse Voorhies
- William Voorhies 1800 - 1893
- George T. Voorhies 1837 - 1913
- Charles Howard Voorhies 1839 - 1903
- William Voorhies 1841 - 1916
- Gordon Voorhies 1844 - ?
- Alfred Shelby Voorhies 1846 - 1847
- John Hart Preston Voorhies 1851 - ?