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 436

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    May 23, 1885 ~ Saturday May 23, 1885 [FIGURE] I spent the day in the House reading I receivd a letter from G Teasdale May 24, 1885 ~ Sunday 24 [FIGURE] Sunday I wrote Letters to G. Teasdale, M Teasdale and Wm Paxman I spent the day at home writing May 25, 1885 ~ Monday 25 [FIGURE] I copied a prayer into my Journal today I received a [FIGURES] letter from
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    May 23, 1885 May 24, 1885 May 25, 1885 May 26, 1885 May 27, 1885 May 28, 1885 May 29, 1885 May 30, 1885 May 31, 1885 June 1, 1885 June 2, 1885 June 3, 1885
  • Page 437

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 4, 1885 ~ Thursday June 4, 1885 [FIGURE] I received 2 letter from Jaques & I F Carter I spent the day reading June 5, 1885 ~ Friday 5 [FIGURE] I wrote ^6^ Letters to day to I. F. Carter M A Christoffer John Jaques, Anna MS S Tenney, Matilda Teasdale & Emma June 6, 1885 ~ Saturday 6 [FIGURES] I received 3 letter from Jaques ...
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    June 4, 1885 June 5, 1885 June 6, 1885 June 7, 1885 June 8, 1885 June 9, 1885 June 10, 1885
  • Page 201

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    February 11, 1889 ~ Monday Feb 11, 1889 ^[FIGURE]^ I signed 77 Recommends I received 41 Letters I wrote 5 Letters 3 Public & to Horatio Stanley & Sarah I attended the Z.C.M.I. Board Meeting & spent the night at the Gardo February 12, 1889 ~ Tuesday 12 [FIGURE] I signed 19 Recommends I received ^13^ Letters I wrote I wrote 4 Letters to G. Q. Cannon, Bell Moses and Phebe ...
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    February 11, 1889 February 12, 1889 February 13, 1889 February 14, 1889 February 15, 1889 February 16, 1889 February 17, 1889 February 18, 1889 February 19, 1889 February 20, 1889 February 21, 1889
  • Page 204

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    March 1, 1889 ~ Friday March 1, 1889 [FIGURE] Wilford Woodruff Born March 1, 1807 Aged 82 Years May God Preserve me to finish my work [FIGURE] Emma Smith Woodruff Born 1838 March 1 Aged 51 Years God Bless her to Council my Children March 1, 1889 This is my Birth day I gathered together My family At Emmas at the farm House. I had of Emmas Children Asahel & wife
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    March 1, 1889
  • Page 186

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    November 1, 1888 ~ Thursday [FIGURE] November 1, 1888 I signed 42 Recommends. I received 20 letters I wrote 7 Letters 5 Pub & to Jack & Jaques I spent the Evening with James Sharp family November 2, 1888 ~ Friday 2 [FIGURE] I signed 32 Recommends. I received 16 Letters I wrote 11 Letters 6 Pub & to McAllister and Cannon Atkin, Sarah & Jaques. I went ...
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    November 1, 1888 November 2, 1888 November 4, 1888 November 5, 1888 November 6, 1888 November 13, 1888
  • Page 245

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    June 22, 1889 ~ Saturday June 22 1889 I went with Emma & Owen to G Q Cannon & fished in his pond we caught 3 carp & returned home & spent the night 4 Miles June 23, 1889 ~ Sunday 23 Sunday I spent most of the day at Clara's with her Mother & Ovando 6 Mils June 24, 1889 ~ Monday 24. I went to the Gardo ...
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    June 22, 1889 June 23, 1889 June 24, 1889 June 25, 1889 June 26, 1889
  • Page 208

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    March 13, 1889 ~ Wednesday March 13, 1889 I visited the Penetentiary and went all through the various Departments with G. Q. C and the Turnkey There were over 100 of the Saints there including a Dozen Bishops thay all looked clean & comfortable for a Prision we then returned to the Gordo House Harvy Perkin`s gave me a cock & 4 Hens of the Plimoth Rock and Langshand crossd Rooster [FIGURE] I signed 16 Recommends I received 25 Letters ...
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    March 13, 1889 March 14, 1889 March 15, 1889 March 16, 1889 March 17, 1889
  • Page 188

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    November 15, 1888 ~ Thursday November 15 1888 ^[FIGURE]^ I signed 27 Recommends I received 19 Letters ^[FIGURE]^ I wrote 4 Letters 3 Pub 1 to G Q Cannon I went to the Theater November 16, 1888 ~ Friday 16 I signed 19 Recommends I received 13 Letters I wrote to G.Q.C. I went to the farm and spent the Night November 17, 1888 ~ Saturday 17 I spent the day at work ...
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    November 15, 1888 November 16, 1888 November 17, 1888 November 18, 1888 November 19, 1888 November 20, 1888 November 21, 1888 November 22, 1888 November 23, 1888 November 24, 1888
  • Page 189

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    November 25, 1888 ~ Sunday November 25, 1888 Sunday I spent the day reading November 26, 1888 ~ Monday 26 [FIGURE] I signed 26 Recommends I received 30 Letters I wrote 3 Letters to Jaques, Orion Snow & Sarah I attended a Bank Meeting at the office in the Evening we decided not to take any more stock holders untill we settled our affairs of the Bank November 27, 1888 ~ Tuesday 27 [FIGURE] I signed 32 Recommends. I received 28 Letters I ...
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    November 25, 1888 November 26, 1888 November 27, 1888 November 28, 1888 November 29, 1888 November 30, 1888 December 1, 1888
  • Page 178

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    February 27, 1882 ~ Monday Feb 27, 1882 27. I spent the day in the office I receivd a letter from Sarah February 28, 1882 ~ Tuesday 28 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Sarah inclosed $10 for coal March 1, 1882 ~ Wednesday [FIGURE] March 1, 1882 75 years of Age This is my birth day I am 75 years of age to day at 10 oclock AM. My life has been preserved through many Eventful scenes, should I live to see another Birth ...
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    February 27, 1882 February 28, 1882 March 1, 1882 March 2, 1882 March 3, 1882