Third Generation

6. Edwin Naylor3 Voorhees (Abraham James2, Main Family line1) was born New Hope, Bucks Co, PA November 11, 1844. Edwin died November 10, 1926 Doylestown, Bucks Co, PA, at 81 years of age.

He married Johanna Barkelow 1861. Johanna was born in New Jersey October 28, 1845. (Additional notes for Johanna Barkelow(5519)) In the 1870 census Upper Black Eddy, Durham Twp, Bucks Co, PA page 227, Edwin (age 26) is listed with Joanna (age 25), Charles (age 4) and Mary (age 2). He has the occupation of a canal worker.

In the 1880 census Main Street, New Hope, Bucks Co PA page 448, Edward (age 35) is living with his wife Johanna (age 34), sons Charles (age 13), Mary (age 11), Estellia (age 8), Mabel (age 6), Abraham (age 4) and Ingrand (age 9 months). Edwin has the occupation of Stone Mason.

In the 1900 census Riner St, New Hope, Bucks Co PA page 96A, Edwin (age 55) is living with his wife Johanna (age 54), sons Lewis (age 14) and John (age 9). They have been married for 38 years and have had 8 children. Edwin has the occupation of Stone Mason and rents his home.

In the 1920 census Waterloo St, New Hope, Bucks Co PA page 255, Edward N (age 75) is living with his wife Johanna (age 74), son John (age 29) his wife Mary (age 26) and children Edwin (age 5), John (age 4), Lewis (age 3), James (age 2), Clarence (age 1) and Mary age 5 months). Edward has the occupation of Mason and John has the occupation of a paper mill worker.

Edwin Naylor Voorhees and Johanna Barkelow had the following children:

child 18 i. Charles Frederick4 Voorhees(5520) was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania September 1867. Charles died March 21, 1908 in Pennsylvania, at 40 years of age. Burial at Thompson Memorial Cemetery, New Hope, Bucks Co, Pennsylvania He married twice.

He married Ida Selma Daugherty Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, November 28, 1888. (Additional notes for Ida Selma Daugherty(5521)) Ida died 1896. He married Rebecca A Mull Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, August 27, 1896. Rebecca was born 1862. Rebecca was the daughter of Joseph Mull. Rebecca died 1913 in Pennsylvania, at 51 years of age. Burial at Thompson Memorial Cemetery, New Hope, Bucks Co, Pennsylvania

child 19 ii. Mary Elizabeth Voorhees was born in Maryland September 9, 1869.

child 20 iii. Estellia A Voorhees(5522) was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania October 7, 1871. Estellia died January 30, 1948 in Lebanon Co, PA, at 76 years of age.

child 21 iv. Ida Mabel Voorhees(5523) was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania June 2, 1874.

child 22 v. Abraham James Voorhees(5524) was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania July 3, 1877. Abraham died January 21, 1948 New Hope, Bucks Co, PA, at 70 years of age. He married Bridget Marie McGuire Lambertville, Hunterdon Co, NJ, June 9, 1897. Bridget was born in Ireland May 12, 1878. Bridget died March 30, 1959 New Hope, Bucks Co, PA, at 80 years of age.

child 23 vi. LeGrand Luw Voorhees was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania September 5, 1879. LeGrand died November 2, 1918 in Pennsylvania, at 39 years of age. Burial at Fairview Cemetery, Allentown, Lehigh Co, Pennsylvania He married Mary E Sechrist in Lehigh Twp, Northampton Co, PA, November 19, 1904.

Mary was born October 8, 1884. Mary died January 25, 1957 in Pennsylvania, at 72 years of age. Burial at Fairview Cemetery, Allentown, Lehigh Co, Pennsylvania

child 24 vii. Lewis Gota Voorhees(5525) was born New Hope, Bucks Co, PA July 8, 1884. He married Ella M Smith 1915. Ella was born in Pennsylvania 1885.

child + 25 viii. John William Voorhees was born January 17, 1890.

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