Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe

Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe (1868-1927) was born 23 Jul. 1868 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. She was the fifth child of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. She married Ovando Collins Beebe on 3 Aug. 1887, and they had eight children. She died 29 Dec. 1927 in Salt Lake City.

Footnotes

Clara Martisha Woodruff (KWVQ-MJ9), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 17 Feb. 2021). Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/clara-martisha-woodruff-beebe, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). “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. 2083 (1927) Clara Woodruff Beebe.1870 US Census Sugarhouse Ward, Salt Lake County, Utah Territory, p. 12, Clara M. Woodruff. “Clara W. Beebe Succumbs Here,” Salt Lake Telegram, 30 Dec. 1927, p. 6. Jas T. Jakeman, Daughters of the Utah Pioneers and their Daughters (Salt Lake City: Western Album Publishing Co., 1915), p. 48, 71. Cache County Clerk, “Marriage Records, 1887-1966: Index of Marriage Certificates A-C 1887-1915 Certificates A-C1887-1915,” p. 64, Ovando Collins Beebe and Clara Martesia Woodruff, 3 Aug. 1887; Cache County Court, Logan, Utah; microfilm 430301. DGS 4540805, image 287/613. “Logan Stake Primaries Will Hold Convention,” Deseret News, 17 Aug. 1922, p. 8.“Woman Active in Church Dies,” Salt Lake Tribune, 30 Dec. 1927, p. 4. Clara W. Beebe, “Primary Presidencies,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (https://history.churchofjesuschrist.org/training/library/primary-organization-research-guide/primary-presidencies, accessed 17 Feb. 2021). “Clara Martisha Woodruff Beebe,” Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake County, Utah; Find A Grave, 9 Jun. 2014, memorial no. 131147119 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 17 Jun.2021).

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  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to John Taylor and George Q. Cannon, 13 June 1887

    Excerpt:
    2 brethren in the Temple last evening -- who were members of the Temple Association. I was glad to meet them. As President Eyring was gone, the propriety of appointing another President in his stead was discussed; and Brother J. G. Bleak was requested to write to you upon the subject, which he has done. Brother Snow left this morning, expects to hold meetings in the settlements-- as he travels, and will go to Richfield and attend to the ordain- ing and setting ...
  • Page 9

    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 ...
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    February 8, 1880 February 9, 1880 February 10, 1880 February 11, 1880 February 12, 1880 February 13, 1880 February 14, 1880
  • Page 222

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    October 17, 1882 ~ Tuesday Oct 17, 1882 [FIGURE] I wrote 1 Letter I met with the Twelve & seventies in the Apostles Room in Council House W. Woodruff said He was pleased that the Quorum of the Twelve & the seven Presidency of the Seventies were now full & glad to meet with them and as the Presidency had required us to call to our help such of the seventies as we needed to set in Order the Indian Mission Remarks were made by nearly all the Brethren present. Men were then named ...
    Dates:
    October 17, 1882 October 18, 1882 October 19, 1882 October 20, 1882
  • Page 223

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    October 21, 1882 ~ Saturday Oct 21, 1882 [FIGURE] I wrote Letters to M. F. Farnsworth S Roskelley all 5 letters was sent in one Envellop to McAllister I wrote to J Hatch, Wm Shaffer, Nellie Woodruff I went to the farm & spent the night Clara is still quite sick October 22, 1882 ~ Sunday 22 ISunday I spent the day with my family at the
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    October 21, 1882 October 22, 1882 October 23, 1882 October 24, 1882 October 25, 1882 October 26, 1882 October 27, 1882 October 28, 1882 October 29, 1882
  • Page 321

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Dec 20, 1883 the Pimo & Papago's his name is Valensuela Incarnation who is deeply interested in the work W. Woodruff & Emma were sealed for 33 couple to day for our dead. W. Woodruff sealed 15 couple we gave Endowments for 45, 4 children sealed to Parents and 60 sealings December 21, 1883 ~ Friday 21. A rainy night & day I sealed Edward Meeks [FIGURE] McArthur & Ida Foss Woolly in the marriage ...
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    December 21, 1883 December 22, 1883 December 23, 1883
  • Page 251

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    February 19, 1883 ~ Monday Feb 19, 1883 [FIGURES] I received 5 letters from Ella & Wilford Beatie, Wilford Woodruff ^3d^ & B Young & H J Grant & Clara Woodruff I wrote one letter to B Young & H J Grant. I met in the Evening at the 12 ward young Mens Mutual at 7.30. prayer Joseph Felt spoke 7 M Joseph F Smith one hour & 25 M ...
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    February 19, 1883 February 20, 1883 February 21, 1883 February 23, 1883 February 24, 1883 February 25, 1883
  • Page 307

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    October 13, 1883 ~ Saturday Oct 13 I took cars & rode to Ogden to Logan & Smithfield 100 Miles Newton arived two hours after with his waggon from Salt Lake City with Mary & Clara I spent the night October 14, 1883 ~ Sunday 14 Sunday I rode to Logan with Bishop Farrill to attend the conference of the Young Mens Mutual ...
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    October 13, 1883 October 14, 1883 October 15, 1883 October 16, 1883 October 17, 1883 October 18, 1883 October 19, 1883
  • Page 439

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 12, 1885~ Friday June 12, 1885 [FIGURE] I wrote letters to Jaques, J Jack Emeline & Clara [FIGURE] I received 7 Letters from Jaques, Watson, Teasdale Lot Smith Sarah, Newton, Sylvia T, & Tithing Office [aud] I attended a council with E Snow & the President of the Stake in the Temple ...
    Dates:
    June 12, 1885 June 13, 1885 June 14, 1885
  • Page 440

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 14, 1885 I met at 2 oclok with the General Assembly & partook of the sacrament the Authorities of the Church were then presented & Henry Harriman then spoke 20 minutes I then addressed the Meeting for 45 minuts and Encouraged the Saints to faith[fulness] unto the End. Marshal Armstrong & Clerk of the commitee of Beaver were present. I took supper at Br Wm H. Thompson His Daughter Amelia Thompson & others sang for us I spent the night at the
    Dates:
    June 15, 1885 June 16, 1885 June 17, 1885 June 18, 1885 June 19, 1885 June 20, 1885
  • Page 459

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Oct 3, 1885 Live on the other side of the Veil. And any man who is faithful to his wives & children, his covenants his religion & his God in this life if it costs him fines, imprisionment Bonds, or Death No power, beneath the Heavens, can deprive him from Enjoying the society of his wives, & children his family and friends. The prophets & Apostles & the society of God & Lamb, to all Eternity after the Resurrection Oct 3 I rode to Atkins [pond] with W
    Dates:
    October 4, 1885 October 5, 1885 October 6, 1885 October 7, 1885 October 8, 1885 October 9, 1885 October 10, 1885