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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    Part of Letter to Emma Smith Woodruff, 25 November 1876

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    St George Washington Co Nov 25, 1876 My Dear Emma I had the pleasure of Receving your package of letters from yourself and Children this Evening and it was much satisfaton to me. I almost began to think I was not going to Received a letter from any body but I got your letter & one from Mrs Wooduff at the same time it takes about two weeks to get a letter to Salt Lake and back, it was a great pleasure to me to Read the ...
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    November 25, 1876
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    Part of Letter to Emma Smith Woodruff, 25 November 1876

    Excerpt:
    be so long without seeing my wives & Children I pray for you evry day. It is the first time almost in my life since I have been a man that I have had a month of leasure I have wished I could have spent a part of it with Asahel helping him do his work. I am Enjoying good health, eat Herty & sleep well. I am at home occasionally in my sleep, but wake up in St George. I hope the Children will go to school what they can ...
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    Part of Letter to Abraham Owen Woodruff, 6 January 1877

    Excerpt:
    the m◊◊t because she would wat to ◊ne th◊◊◊◊ ◊t famil◊ I cannot write much now for I wat to say s◊◊◊◊◊◊ to the other Children Yo◊r Affecti◊ate Father W. Woodrff Dear Clarrie I want you to be a good girl and help your mother, and mind her, you are g◊tt◊ old Enough to lay aside all childish and na◊◊◊ way◊ and begin to be a good youg Lady I wi◊◊ to hear a good report of you I wat to hae you learn what you Can this winter I hear a ...
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    Part of Letter to Winnifred Blanche Woodruff, 22 January 1877

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    St. George Jan 22 Dear Daughter Nellie I thank you for your good Kind Letter. It does me so much good to get letters from my children and I wat you to write to me one a week abot family affairs and let me know abot all that is going on for it is as interesting to me to get letters from my children as it is for them to get letters from me. I am getting so far I two to one a Canek wath with I hope you will be able to ...
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    Part of Letter to Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe, 22 January 1877

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    St George Jan 22 Dear Daughter Nellie I thak yo◊ for yo◊ good ki◊d Letter, It does me so much good to get letters from my children and I wat you to write to me one a week abot family affairs and let me know abot all that is goig on for it is as interstg to me to get letters fr◊ my children as it is for them to get lettes fr◊ me. I am gettg so fat I have to use a Cane to walk wit◊ I hope you will ...
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    Part of Letter to Emma Manella Woodruff, 6 January 1877

    Excerpt:
    the m◊◊t because she would wat to ◊ne th◊◊◊◊ ◊t famil◊ I cannot write much now for I wat to say [illegible] to the other Children Yo◊r Affecti◊ate Father W. Woodrff Dear Clarrie I want you to be a good girl and help your mother, and mind her, you are a g◊tty old Enough to lay aside all childish and na◊◊◊ way◊ and begin to be a good youg Lady I wi◊◊ to hear a good report of you I wat to hae you learn what you can this winter I ...
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    Part of Letter to Emma Manella Woodruff, 22 January 1877

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    St George Jan 22 Dear Daughter Nellie I tha[n]k you for your good kind letter. It does me so much good to get letters from my childr[en] and I wa[n]t you to write to me one a week abo[u]t family affairs and let me know abo[u]t all that is going on for it is as interstng to me to get letters from my children as it is for them to get lette[r]s from me. I am gu[i]lty so far I [have] to use a Cane to walk with I hope you will be able ...
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    Part of Letter to Asahel Hart, Clara Martisha, Abraham Owen, Winnifred Blanche, and Mary Alice Woodruff, 1 February 1877

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    February 1, 1877 To Asahel, Clara, Owen, Blanche, and Alice, My beloved children: You have again the privilege of enjoying the society of your mother, and I am thankful for this. I want to give you all a word of council considering the signs of the times, the persecutive of our nation against us and at my own age you cannot reasonably expect to enjoy much more of my society as your father in this life, but you have with you your ...
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    Part of Letter to Asahel Hart Woodruff, 22 May 1877

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    St George May 28, 1877 Dear Son Asahel How do you get along I would be glad to hear from you and know what you are doing, and how the crops look. How are the bees doing, and how is the Shaw b◊y beel, a◊d o◊◊la◊d, how high is the wheat, how much is sown, How is your Mothers health, and the Childrem How is uncle Azmon & Elizabeth, d◊es the watter damage his lot this spri◊g, This Coun◊ty is much ...
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    Part of Letter to Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe, 7 June 1877

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    Dear Clarie, I sent you a little letter on the 28. May I hope you got it, I am glad you have joined the young Ladies Society I hope you will be a good young Lady and learn all you can I want to have you be good and kind to your Mother and help her all you can, and be kind to all the Children and get along the best you can I would like you to tell me what you are studying and whae you read and how you get along what ...