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Welcome to Vorhies ...

So far, we have found very little information about Vorhies. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Vorhies to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Vorhies, please Contact Us.




Vorhies would have been located within present day Noble County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Vorhies is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Vorhies was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Vorhies would have been located in the (740) area code.

Communities near Vorhies ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Vorhies and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Beverly   [Map]   1,318   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Byesville   [Map]   2,371   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Caldwell   [Map]   1,712   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cambridge   [Map]   10,411   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lowell   [Map]   539   S   18 miles [29 km]
New Concord   [Map]   2,262   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Vorhies.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Vorhies. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Vorhies. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vorhies.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Vorhies:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Vorhies, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vorhies - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Vorhies. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vorhies) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vorhies. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7959, Longitude: -81.4660     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vorhies have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vorhies.

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This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2018
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