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Voorhees, George Washington


4 June 1816–9 Feb. 1888. Farmer, rancher. Born in Batavia, Clermont Co., Ohio. Son of Isaac Voorhees and Sabra. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Apr. 1832. Married Anna Sumner, 8 July 1835, in Clay Co., Missouri. Ordained an elder, by Oct. 1840. Ordained a seventy, 8 Oct. 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. Moved to Ambrosia, Lee Co., Iowa Territory, by 1846. Disfellowshipped, Jan. 1851. Moved to Wet Mountain Valley, Fremont Co., Colorado Territory, by 1870. Moved to Texas Creek, Fremont Co., by 1880. Died in Fremont Co.