September 11, 1853, Benares (Varanasi), Uttar Pradesh, India.

1937, Cawnpore (now Kanpur), Uttar Pradesh, India.


Ellen was the daughter of Reverend Nehemiah Goreh, a Christian convert. Her mother died when she was two months old, and she was adopted first by a Mr. Smailes, but he lost his property in the 1857 Mutiny. Ellen then joined the family of Reverend W. T. Stores and was taken to England, where she was educated. She lived in England until 1880, when she returned to India to take up mission efforts. Her works include:

  1. In the Secret of His Presence