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Flavius Josephus Van Vorhis, American lawyer. Member Indiana Senate, 1881, 1883.

Background

Vorhis, Flavius Josephus Van was born on December 31, 1840 in Pike Township, Marion Company, Indiana, United States. Son of Isaac and Sarah (Cotton) Vorhis.

Education

Studied at Northwestern Christian U. (now Butler U.). Doctor of Medicine Rush Medical College, Chicago, 1866. Doctor of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Medical College (New York University), 1871.

Bachelor of Laws, Central Law School, Indianapolis, 1880.

Career

Private, and later assistant surgeon, 86th Indiana Vols., 1861-1865. Practiced medicine, Indianapolis, 1866-1878, law, since 1880.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Currency Trust Conspiracy, 1911.

Membership

Member Indiana Senate, 1881, 1883.

Connections

Married Emma Burton, January 6, 1864.

father:
Isaac Vorhis

mother:
Sarah (Cotton) Vorhis

spouse:
Emma Burton