Beulah Thompson Woodruff, b. 1782

Beulah (Bulah) Thompson Woodruff (1782-1808) was born 22 Apr. 1782 in Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of Lot Thompson and Anna Hart. She married Aphek Woodruff on 25 Nov. 1801, and they had three children, including Wilford Woodruff. She died 11 Jun. 1808 in Farmington.

Footnotes

Beulah Thompson (LD2G-3BS), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https:/familysearch.org, accessed 24 Jan. 2021). Beulah Thompson Woodruff, b. 1782, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/beulah-thompson-woodruff-b-1782, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Woodruff, Wilford, Wilford Woodruff, Fourth President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: History of His Life and Labors (Salt Lake City, Bookcraft, 1964), p. 34. Wilford Woodruff, “History of Wilford Woodruff, From His Own Pen," Deseret News, 7 Jul. 1858, p. 1. "Church Records, V. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Apr. 2022); Apheck Woodruff and Bulah Thompson, marriage, 25 Nov. 1801, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 67; citing Hartford, Connecticut, Connecticut State Library, "West Avon Congregational Church, Church Records, V. 1-5, 1751-1941," image 156/484; DGS 8137283. Hale, Charles R., Hale Collection: Cemetery Inscriptions of Ansonia, Ashford, Avon and Barkhamsted, Andover, p. 54, no. 85, Bulah Woodruff; Digital Collections Salt Lake City Genealogical Society; microfilm 3319, DGS 7592403, image 557/750. "U.S., Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704-1930," database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 20 Feb. 2021), Bulah Woodruff, 23 Jun. 1808; Newspapers and Periodicals. American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts.

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  • Page 187

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

    Excerpt:
    APHEK WOODRUFF's FAMILY RECORD ^Medad^ ^Ozem 90 ye Elijah^ NAMES BORN MARRIED DIED First Gen. JOSIAH WOODRUFF lived nearly 100 years 2d Gen. ELDAD WOODRUFF 1751 1806 = 55 y ^3d Gen^ APHEK WOODRUFF BORN BULAH THOMPSON BORN ...
  • Page 9

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

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    March 1st 1801 My parents both father and mother were born and bred in the town of Farmington Connecticut. My father Aphek Woodruff was the Son of Eldad Woodruff. My mother Bulah Thompson was the daughter of Lot Thompson all of the town of Farmington C.t. I was born in the north part of the town of Farmington which is now called Avon March 1st 1807. From the age of 14 to 23 my ...
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    March 1, 1801 March 1, 1807
  • Page 187

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    The following are the names of the Dead that Wilford Woodruff & Phebe W Woodruff was baptized for in the font in the house of the Lord in Nauvoo, in 1842 Relationship Persons Names Baptized for Date Days ^H C Kimball^ Mother Bulah Woodruff April 21 Brother Philo Woodruff " " Brother Asahel H. Woodruff " " ^G.A.S.^ Great Grand father Josiah Woodruff May 15 Great Grand Mother - -
  • Page 33

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    February 18, 1841 ~ Thursday Feb 18th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Phebe requested her to answer it & direct to New York in care of Ilus F Carter & Just as I had finished it I [FIGURE] received A Package from Pickfords Boat on opening it contained the 10 No of the Star several of the Times & Seasons, one Letter from Sister Eunice & Mother Woodruff which was vary interesting Also one ...
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    February 18, 1841 February 19, 1841 February 20, 1841 February 21, 1841
  • Page 11

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    PREFACE My parents were born and bred in the town of Farmington Hartford County Connecticut My father Aphek Woodruff was the son of Eldad Woodruff My mother Bulah Thompson was the daughter of Lot Thompson all of Farmington Cont The occupation of my father was a miller from his youth. I was born in the north part of the town of Farmington (now called Avon) Hartford County Connecticut on the 1st of March AD 1807. I was the third son of ...
  • Page 82

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    January 1, 1839 ~ Tuesday JAN. 1st 1839. As I am now labouring with my hands for a temporal support for a season I shall not keep a daily Journal for a short time but merely note such things as I may deem necessary. During the last two days I have been repairing a grist mill 10 January 20, 1839 ~ Sunday 20th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Father Carter of Maine. I have spent this month at hard labour I have not as ...
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    January 1, 1839 January 20, 1839 February 3, 1839 February 18, 1839 February 22, 1839 March 1, 1839 March 4, 1839 March 7, 1839 March 8, 1839
  • Page 296

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    alone; none but congeniel spirits there. Wilford arose (and with the spirit of a Joseph rewards his father Jacob) opened his heart [FIGURE] to his father and spoke his mind, the sentime nt was recieved. I lade my hands upon my Fathers Aphek head (and according to the authority of the Priesthood and Apostleship confered upon me by the revelations of Jesus Christ under the hands of the Twelve Apostles, President B. Young being mouth upon the cornor stone of the house of the Lord in far west in the ...
  • Page 115

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    September 13, 1839 ~ Friday 13th I took passage at Buffaloo for Albany on board the Col Worth on the Erie Canal at 1 1/2 cent per mile for 365 miles to Albany we rode to Lockport 90 miles 90 September 14, 1839 ~ Saturday 14 Rode to Palmira near the place whare the book of Mormon was found I was sick with the chills & fever distance of the day 50 September 15, 1839 ...
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    September 13, 1839 September 14, 1839 September 15, 1839 September 16, 1839 September 17, 1839 September 18, 1839 September 19, 1839 September 20, 1839 September 21, 1839 September 22, 1839 September 23, 1839 September 25, 1839 September 26, 1839
  • Page 117

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    October 5, 1839 ~ Saturday Oct 5th 1839 I was called upon by my relatives to attend the funeral sermon of Uncle Adna Hart I had suffered with the chills & fever almost daily for about 15 days & to undertake to preach a sermon in my weak state & to commence at the hour my ague was to come on required much resolution confidence & faith, however I promised to go & gave out the appointment. It was a chilly day I rode in company with my
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    October 5, 1839 October 6, 1839
  • Page 118

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    October 7, 1839 ~ Monday Oct 7th I took the parting hand with father Mother & Sister & took the stage to Hartford & went on board the Steemer Cleopatra for the city of New York at 2 oclok P.M. & we arived at the city NY at 6 oclok next morning the whole distance of the day 170 m October 8, 1839 ~ Tuesday 8th I called at the store of my ...
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    October 7, 1839 October 8, 1839 October 9, 1839 October 10, 1839 October 11, 1839 October 12, 1839 October 13, 1839 October 14, 1839 October 15, 1839