Noted events in her life were:
1. Census in 1870 in Jerseyville, Jersey, IL. 2 The 1870 census recorded Charles A. Voorhees, 31, with wife Ella, 21, and daughter Stella, 2, all living in the household of Jasper Updyke, 31, with Jasper's son Frank, 6. The parents were born in New Jersey and the children in Illinois.
2. Census in 1880 in Jerseyville, Jersey, IL. 1 The 1880 census recorded Charles Voorhees, farmer, 42, living with wife Ella, 32; Stella, 11; Gracie, 6; and Pearl, 4. Also in the home is servant Butler Bridget, 17. The parents and their parents were born in New Jersey. The children were born in Illinois.
Ella married Charles A. Voorhees. (Charles A. Voorhees was born about 1838 in , , NJ.)
1 1880 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXJB-RNB Charles Voorhees, Jersey, Jersey, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district 96, sheet 55A.
2 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6W7-MHB Charles A Voorhees in household of Jasper Updyke, Illinois, United States; citing p. 17, family 124.