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 2

    Part of Letter to Winnifred Blanche Woodruff, 31 January 1879

    Excerpt:
    As to Mary All Alice that Blessed Baby of course that belongs to Ma and we will leave that for her to take care of it is rather strange that she does not cry for her father I think it is best for the Children to stay at home dori[n]g bad weather, it is better than to got sick, I think it was well for sister Pearl not to come from a sick family to the House. I gave yoor Love to Sister church I am still ...
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    Part of Letter to Emma Manella Woodruff, 16 October 1879

    Excerpt:
    Sumit Arizona Oct 16, 1879 Dear Nellie I wish you would write me a letter; and tell me how your Mother is and what she is doing, & how Asahel is gettg along and how you are (and when you are going to get Maried) how is Clara Owen Blanche & Allice are any of them going to School Clara & owen ought to go I have not heard from any of you for as ...
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    Part of Letter to Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe, 4 October 1885

    Excerpt:
    Home not as secluded in the one I had Brother M A. told me about his visit with you & yor Mother I was glad He had a chanc to Call, I would have been glad to have been with him, I got a little from Brother Wells & Penrose last night They said Asahel would come home this fall if He did not go on to the continent but I would prefer to have him take a tour on the continent, & stay ...
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    Part of Letter to Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe, 4 October 1885

    Excerpt:
    and come home with the first compny in the Spring I think He will be better satisfied to do that than to come home this fall. Well it seems that the [Utah?] Judges have formed a platform for the Elders to stand upon & Decide which th[e]y will do some God or Bad and the Decision thy make will Decide their Destiny for all time & Eternity when John Sharp went back on his family his Covenants his religion & his God It sent a gloom over the minds ...
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    Part of Letter to Emma Manella Woodruff, 16 October 1879

    Excerpt:
    Summit Arizona, Oct. 16— 1879 Dear Nellie I wish you would write me a letter and tell me how your mother is and what she is doing and how Asahel is getting along, and how you are (and when you are going to get married) As how is Clara, Owen, Blan[c]he, and Alice Are any of them going to School, Clara and Owen ought to go. I have not heard from any of you for ...
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    Part of Letter to Asahel, Clara, Owen, Blanche, and Alice Woodruff, 1 February 1887

    Excerpt:
    February 1, 1887 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 persecution 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 ...
    Dates:
    February 1, 1877
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    Part of Letter to Asahel H. Woodruff, 6 January 1896

    Excerpt:
    OFFICE OF The First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Salt Lake City, Utah. Jan 6, 1896 P. O. Box B. A H Woodruff My Dear Son Thank God Utah is a State Now 50 years Stuggle We love Congress, of course you know all about the proclamation the presidt signing the document for the Admision of Utah in to the family of States Although we have some [intensly] days in Utah We have Never seen such a Day as this ...
    Dates:
    January 6, 1896
  • Page 259

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

    Excerpt:
    March 25, 1883 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from McAllister, Hinkley, & Hoffman March 26, 1883 ~ Monday 26 [FIGURE] I wrote Letters to John Henry Smith, & Arza Hinkley I spent the day in writing. I telegraphed to E. Snow, L Snow, M. Thatcher & G. Teasdale to meet at 2 oclok on Aprail 2. March 27, 1883 ~ Tuesday 27 [FIGURE] ...
    Dates:
    March 26, 1883 March 27, 1883 March 28, 1883 March 29, 1883 March 30, 1883 March 31, 1883
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    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Feb 8, 1880 continuation from the other Journal see Journal before this February 8, 1880 ~ Sunday Feb 8th Sunday I attended meeting at Sunset, Apache Co, Arizona in the forenoon Br Riche Prayed John W Young spoke 23 M[inutes], Br Richie 8, Br Mortenson 8, W Woodruff 30 M[inutes] {in the power of God}. Afternoon we held a Meeting at Brigham City, J W Young spoke 30 M[inutes], We Woodruff 30 M[inutes] we then returned to Sunset held ...
    Dates:
    February 8, 1880 February 9, 1880 February 10, 1880 February 11, 1880 February 12, 1880 February 13, 1880 February 14, 1880
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    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Dec 16 1883 I dined with Richard Bentley. Afternoon Wm Thompson Prayed Authorities of the Church were presented and accepted There was a petition sent in not to present the Bishop of the first ward as they thought He was ingaged with some others to defruad them out of a Dividend of the Canaan herd stock I told the petitioners that I should not read the Petition But it must be setled in the ward whare the Bishop Presided it was not proper to discuss ...
    Dates:
    December 17, 1883 December 18, 1883