- Birth Date
- 16 July 1795
- Death Date
- 10 August 1856
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.
- Age at Departure: 56
- 1850 Iowa Census
- Presiding Bishopric immigrant location committee minutes, 1852 September 20-October 13.
- "Registry of Names of Persons Residing in the Various Wards as to Bishops' Reports, Great Salt Lake City, Dec. 28th, A.D. 1852" in Key to Migration Sources, Great Britain and North America: A Manual for Students Attending the Second Annual Priesthood Genealogical Research Seminar, June 19-23, 1967 (Provo: Brigham Young University Division of Continuing Education, 1967), edited by Norman Edgar Wright.