Stephen Reid Voorhees

14 May 1888–21 March 1977 (Age 88)
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of Stephen Reid

When Stephen Reid Voorhees was born on 14 May 1888, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Stephen Lewis Voorhees, was 26 and his mother, Eliza Reid, was 25. He married Ida May Wintch on 3 December 1913, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 March 1977, in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Manti Cemetery, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Reid Voorhees
1888–1977
Ida May Wintch
1891–1972
Marriage: 3 December 1913
Stanley Reid Voorhees
1914–2004
McEwan Wintch Voorhees
1916–2020
Howard Voorhees
1918–1919
Rita May Voorhees
1920–2020
Lloyd Voorhees
1923–1998
Norma Voorhees
1925–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1913
Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
children

(6)

    Male1914–2004Male

    McEwan Wintch Voorhees

    Male1916–2020Male

    Howard Voorhees

    Male1918–1919Male

    Rita May Voorhees

    Female1920–2020Female

    Male1923–1998Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1900 · The Manti Fire Department

Age 12

Manti's Fire Department was one of the first fire departments in Sanpete county to purchase enough equipment for their ten-person department. All members of the department were and still are only volunteers and proudly serve the community whenever they are needed.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from a place in Drenthe called Voorhees.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stephen Reid Voorhees, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Stephen Reed Voorhees, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Stephen Reed Voorhees, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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