Noted events in her life were:
• Census, 1870, Iowa, Lee County, Marion Township, Pilot Grove Post Office, Roll 404 Book 1, Page 360b. Age 22 yrs., keeping house.
Helena married Andrew M.C. Ault, son of William M.C. Ault and Eliza Jane Hamilton, on 13 Apr 1865 in Henry, Iowa. (Andrew M.C. Ault was born about 1840 in Ohio.)