Asahel Hart Woodruff, b. 1863

Asahel Hart Woodruff (1863-1939) was born 3 Feb. 1863 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He was the third child of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. He married Naomi Abbott Butterworth on 14 Dec. 1887. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff in 1871. He died 2 Jul. 1939.

Footnotes

Asahel Hart Woodruff (KWCJ-7Z2), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 17 Feb. 2021). Asahel Hart Woodruff, b. 1863, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/asahel-hart-woodruff-b-1863, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Book B, 1860 Apr. 25-1894 Apr. 27, p. 76, Asahel H. Woodruff, image 77/148, CR 301 22, CHL. “Utah State Archives Indexes,” database with images, Utah State Archives (https://archives.utah.gov, accessed 17 Feb. 2021); Utah Department of Health Office of Vital Records and Statistics Death certificates, series 81448, file no. 1087/1082 (1939) Asahel Hart Woodruff. Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Book C, 1894 Apr. 27-1906 Oct. 16, p. 152, Asahel H. Woodruff, image 153/252, CR 301 22, CHL. Cache County Clerk, “Marriage Records, 1887-1966: Index of marriage Certificates A-C 1887-1915 Certificates A-C 1887-1915,” p. 166, Asahel H. Woodruff and Naomi Abbott Butterworth; Cache County Court, Logan, UT; microfilm 430301, DGS 4540805, image 338/613.“Asahel Hart Woodruff,” Salt Lake Cemetery, Salt Lake County, UT; Find A Grave, 7 Nov. 2008, memorial no. 31207621 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 17 Feb. 2021).

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  • Page 192

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    Emma Smith was Born at Diahman Davis County Missouri. March 1st 1838 Emma Smith Daughter of Samuel & Martecia Smith Married to Wilford Woodruff sen March 13 1853 Names Born Married Died Age Hiram Smith at 4 oclock pm Oct 4 1857 Nov 24 1858 1 year. 1.M ...
  • Page 208

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    September 21, 1869 ~ Tuesday [FIGURE] Sept 21, 1869 We met in the New Meeting House for the purpose of Dedicating it D. H. Wells offered the Dedication Prayer G A Smith spoke 50 Minutes Presidt Yo[un]g spoke 55 Minutes we then dined & drove over the Mountains to L Hardies & took supper & waited for the Moom to rise then drove to Salt Lake City I stoped at the farm distance 45 Miles September ...
    Dates:
    September 21, 1869 September 22, 1869 September 23, 1869 September 24, 1869 September 25, 1869 September 26, 1869
  • Page 238

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    February 24, 1870 ~ Thursday Feb 24, 18670. I laid Hands upon Asahel who was quite sick & then in company with G. Q. Cannon & Heber Kimball rode to American Fork & met President Young G. A. Smith J. Taylor B Young Jr & John W Young Joseph Young & Lorenzo Young we held a Meeting in the meeting ...
    Dates:
    February 24, 1870 February 25, 1870 February 26, 1870 February 27, 1870 February 28, 1870 March 1, 1870 March 2, 1870
  • Page 270

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 25 1870 President Young spoke 43 Minutes. I wrote 2 letters to P W Woodruff [FIGURE] & to Joseph E. Johnson & spoke of the visit of M. P. Wildes Downing & others July 26, 1870 ~ Tuesday to July 30, 1870 ~ Saturday 26 to 30. July I spent the time on the farm Had a Reaper on Saturday & did not attend the school July 31, 1870 ~ Sunday 31. Sunday I attended ...
    Dates:
    July 26, 1870 July 30, 1870 July 31, 1870 August 1, 1870 August 5, 1870 August 6, 1870 August 7, 1870 August 8, 1870 August 12, 1870 August 13, 1870 August 14, 1870
  • Page 283

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 3d 1870 Dec 3d at 1 oclok in the Morning but did not go to bed till near morning was called up Early to visit Emma who was taken sick at the House of Mary Jackson I went to see her & found her vary sick she had Miscarried. I attended the school of the Prophets & followed G. Q Cannon & J. F. Smith. Distance of my travels South 150 M [FIGURE] I received 5 letters on my return home One from ...
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    December 4, 1870 December 5, 1870 December 6, 1870 December 9, 1870 December 10, 1870 December 11, 1870 December 12, 1870 December 13, 1870 December 14, 1870 December 15, 1870 December 16, 1870
  • Page 359

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 12, 1872 ~ Thursday Dec 12, 1872 President Young started to St George this morning I went over Jordon with Eligah Jones & Asahel Woodruff we shot 3 rabits & one of them after shooting him & arrying him in the waggon 2 Hours he came to Jumped out of the waggon & ran away 10 M December 13, 1872 ~ Friday 13 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from David, F D ...
    Dates:
    December 12, 1872 December 13, 1872 December 14, 1872 December 15, 1872 December 16, 1872 December 17, 1872 December 18, 1872
  • Page 158

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    The Funeral of Vilate Kimball Oct 24 1867 and we feel themir influence. We also have all the devils that fall from Heaven & wicked men to contend with but whare, those spirits have power on a person they Effect the body but does it take any Glory from Vilate because of her affliction No not in the least she will have a greater reward. She has not Been afflicted because of sins, But Because the devil has power on her body & some in this City who cherish
    Dates:
    October 26, 1868
  • Page 159

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 26 most of his two last fingers I took him home to my house & we had to watch him closely all night He suffered a great deal through the night October 27, 1868 ~ Tuesday 27 Asahel had a spasm this morning & came near having the lock Jaw He was quite a sufferer through the day I set up with him untill 10 oclok at Night He rested quite well the fore part of the night But suffered a good deal the latter part ...
    Dates:
    October 27, 1868 October 28, 1868 October 29, 1868 October 30, 1868 October 31, 1868 November 1, 1868 November 2, 1868 November 7, 1868
  • Page 160

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    November 8, 1868 ~ Sunday Nov 8, Sunday 1868 I drove to Fort Harriman & held a meeting with the Saints Ensign Stockings is appointed Bishop of the place Wilford followed me also Ensign & John Stockn November 9, 1868 ~ Monday 9. I Butchered a heifer & returned to Salt Lake City 50 m[iles] it was a vary cold day November 10, 1868 ~ Tuesday 10. I cut up my Beef & ...
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    November 8, 1868 November 10, 1868 November 11, 1868 November 12, 1868 November 13, 1868 November 14, 1868 November 15, 1868 November 16, 1868 November 20, 1868 November 21, 1868 November 22, 1868 November 23, 1868 November 24, 1868 November 27, 1868 November 28, 1868 November 9, 1869
  • Page 162

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 11, 1868 ~ Friday Dec 11, 1868 I spent the day at the field shucking corn December 12, 1868 ~ Saturday 12. I attended the school of the prophets ^I had the bone taken out of Asahels hand up to the last Joint^ December 13, 1868 ~ Sunday 13. Sunday In company with Joseph F Smith & George Dunford & Mrs Woodruff I rode to Bountiful & attended the sunday school & ...
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    December 11, 1868 December 12, 1868 December 13, 1868 December 14, 1868 December 15, 1868 December 16, 1868 December 17, 1868