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 251

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    July 23, 1889 This is my Daughter Clara Birth day I met with Brother Maeser I spent the night at the farm 6 Mils July 24, 1889 ~ Wednesday [FIGURES] July 24, 1889 I have lived to see another Aniversiry of the Enterance of the Pioneers into this valley Though we are not making any celebr- ation this year I spent the day to the farm I helped pick & cut five Bushels of Apricots from one tree in the forenoon & the Boys ...
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    July 24, 1889 July 25, 1889 July 26, 1889 July 27, 1889 July 28, 1889
  • Page 191

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    December 6, 1888 ~ Thursday Dec 6, 1888 ^[FIGURE]^ I signed 29 Recommends, I received 16 Letters I wrote 9 Letters 5 Pub & to Emma Owen & Mary R. I went to the farm in the Evening a few Moments & returned 6 Miles I had an interview with Legrand Young December 7, 1888 ~ Friday 7. [FIGURE] I signed 29 Recommends I received 19 Letters I wrote 6 Letters 5 Public & to Mary & ...
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    December 6, 1888 December 7, 1888 December 8, 1888 December 9, 1888 December 10, 1888 December 11, 1888 December 12, 1888 December 13, 1888
  • Page 215

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    April 15, 1889. through it. This evening all our party went to the Theatre the Baldwin where Brother Clawson had provided a box for us The play was "Little Lord Fauntleroy." April 16, 1889 ~ Tuesday Tuesday April 16th 1889 We were joined this morning by Brother Cannon & Wife Mr Badlam and Mr Trumbo and other members of our party. Mr Badlam had provided Carriages, and we drove through the 'Golden Gate Park ...
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    April 16, 1889 April 17, 1889
  • Page 235

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    ^I attended a Theatrical Exhibition at Brother G. Q Cannons residence by his children^ May 11, 1889 ~ Saturday Saturday, May 11 1889 At my farm I planted 1 dozen white Pond Lillies in the pond and dittches which I obtained from the East May 12, 1889 ~ Sunday Sunday May 12/89 I spent the day at the farm and went to Clara's in the Evening. May 13, 1889 ~ Monday ...
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    May 11, 1889 May 12, 1889 May 13, 1889 May 14, 1889
  • Page 340

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    Nov 23 1890 Afternoon we had a full House Prayer By James W Paxman G. Q. Cannon then spok 66 Minuts Evening. The House was crowded to its full capacity and many who could not get in W Woodruff Addressed the Meeting [shorthand] for 45 Minuts followed By G Q Cannon for 30 Mints and the people were much interested & Edifyed many came & shook hands with us we had a good Meeting I was rather surprised to see the people so orderly in a Mining camp November 24 ...
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    November 24, 1890 November 25, 1890 November 26, 1890
  • Page 341

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    November 27, 1890 ~ Thursday Nov 27, 1890 This is Thanksgiving day most of the Boys went Hunting Rabits I suppose there were 200 killed West of Jordon on the sage Plains I spent the day in the House but went up near Evening to My Daughter Claras & Ovando Beebes. We found their Daughter Vedi much better for which I was thankful we took supper with them then returned home & spent the night November 28, 1890 ...
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    November 27, 1890 November 28, 1890 November 29, 1890 November 30, 1890 December 1, 1890 December 2, 1890 December 3, 1890
  • Page 305

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    May 5, 1890 Afternoon SLorenzo Snow M W Merrill & W Woodruff Addressed the Meeting And at the close of the Meeting I went to the Temple & Had two persons Adopted to me William Coperline Kilgare & Francis Sharp I spent the night in the Temple May 6, 1890 ~ Tuesday May 6 I took cars rode to Salt Lake 95 Mile found in the office J Smith F M ...
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    May 1, 1890 May 6, 1890 May 7, 1890 May 8, 1890 May 9, 1890 May 10, 1890 May 12, 1890 May 13, 1890 May 14, 1890
  • Page 196

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    January 1, 1889 ~ Tuesday [FIGURE] Jan 1, 1889 This day commenses a New year. 1888 is past and gone and borne its report to Heaven of all Men. what 1889 will bring to Pass time must Determin. Darkness covers the Earth, & gross Darkness the People And the warfare of Priest & People is still against the Church & Kingdom of God on the Earth. There is an Exertion made in Washington to get Utah Admitted into the Union as a ...
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    January 1, 1889 January 2, 1889 January 3, 1889 January 4, 1889 January 5, 1889 January 6, 1889 January 7, 1889
  • Page 306

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    May 15, 1890 ~ Thursday May 15, 1890 I signed 31 Recommends I received 21 Letters I wrote 3 Letters to Owen & Sarah. I met with Z.C.M.I. Board & with the Twelve & Bishopric upon the subject of the granite Quiry I met with I Trumbo & others 6 M May 16, 1890 ~ Friday 16 I signed 3 Recommends I received 11 Letter I wrote 2 Letters one to Tabby I had a visit from my ...
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    May 15, 1890 May 16, 1890 May 17, 1890 May 18, 1890 May 19, 1890 May 20, 1890
  • Page 257

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    Aug 23, 1889 The folowing is a list of the Doners George Q Cannon one span of Horses, J F Smith $25 A M Cannon $100 L John Nuttall $50 James Jack $100 George Reynolds ^$^25 W C Spence ^$^25 David McKenzie $25 Charles H Wilken $25 O P Arnold $25 Total cash $400 one span Horses $ August 24, 1889 ~ Saturday Aug 24, I ...
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    August 24, 1889 August 25, 1889 August 26, 1889 August 27, 1889