Elizabeth Woodruff Frisbie

Elizabeth Woodruff Frisbie (Frisbee, Frisby) (1775-1806) was born 27 Sep. 1775 in Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, British Colonial America. She was the daughter of Eldad Woodruff and Dinah Woodford and an aunt of Wilford Woodruff. She married Amasa Frisbie on 16 May 1796 in Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, and they had four children. She died 9 Feb. 1806 in Avon.

Footnotes

Elizabeth Woodruff (MTQ4-F4M), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Apr. 2021). Elizabeth Woodruff Frisbie, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/elizabeth-woodruff-frisbie, accessed 5 Feb. 2022). Connecticut Church Records Avon, West Avon Congregational Church 1751-1941, vol. 3 (Hartford, CT: Connecticut State Library, 1962), pp. 34, 134. Frederic W. Bailey, Early Connecticut Marriages as Found on Ancient Church Records Prior to 1800, Fourth Book (New Haven, CT: Bureau of American Ancestry, 1896), p. 19. “Elizabeth Frisbie,” West Avon Cemetery, Avon, Hartford Co., CT; Find A Grave; 14 Apr. 2008, memorial no. 25998883 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 30 Apr. 2021).

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  • 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 1

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 18. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) IN tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family for more than three gen- erations. My great grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, and possessed an iron constitution and performed a great amount of manual labor nearly up ...
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    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810 November 29, 1811 March 11, 1814 March 12, 1816 June 1, 1816 June 19, 1818 March 22, 1820 June 19, 1821 November 25, 1827 December 29, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 2, 1834 February 1, 1834 April 11, 1834 April 25, 1834 May 1, 1834 May 7, 1834 November 5, 1834 January 13, 1835 January 18, 1835 January 19, 1835 July 1, 1838 October 18, 1838 August 4, 1841
  • Page 375

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Sept 6, 1869 Wilford Woodruff sen & Phebe W Woodruff was sealed at the Altar in the Endowment House for the following Persons By D. H. Wells Titus Woodruff & Lewie Allen Woodruff Lua Amasy Frisby & Elizabeth Woodruff Frisby Amos Wheeler & Hellen Woodruff Wheeler Abijah Barber & Cyntha Thomson Barber Erastus Hart &
  • Page 378

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Aug 31, 1869 On the 31, Aug 1869 Wilford Woodruff was Baptized in the Font in the Endowment House Temple Block Salt Lake City For the Following Persons Samuel Smith Baptized Joseph F Smith was mouth in confirming Edmund Eastman, Timothy Carter, Amos Wheeler Total 10 Amasa Frisby, Titus Woodruff Abijah Barber Erastus Hart, Thadeus Thompson, Alson ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

    Excerpt:
    History of Wilford Woodruff In traceing the history of my Fathers I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family (from whom I descended) for more than three generation. I learn from the English Book of Heraldry that Woodruff supposed to be one of my Ancestors was Lord Mayor of the City of London at the time of the great fire in AD 1649 My Great Grand Father Josiah Woodruff lived nearly one hundred years of age and possessed a strong Iron Constitution and performed a ...
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    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 2

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    History of Wilford Woodruff. (From his own pen) In tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family, for more than three generations. My ^Great^ Grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, of age and possessed an strong iron constitution and performed a great amount of manual labor nearly up to the time of his death. His wife's name was Sarah; she bore to him nine children as follows;— Josiah,
  • Page 5

    Part of Autobiography Notes 1892 Deseret News

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    L. D. S. Historian's Office, P. O. BOX 1678. Salt Lake City, Utah, [blank] 189 Great Grandfather, Josiah Woodruff lived to near 100 years. ^Iron Constitution.^ Wifes name Sarah. Had nine children—Josiah, Appleton, Eldad, Elisha, Joseph, Rhoda, Phebe, and two others. Grandfather, Eldad Woodruff. Third son of Josiah. born in Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut, in 1751. ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. No. I. OCTOBER, 1883. VOL. III. AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF [Column 1] CHAPTER I. FAMILY SKETCH. MY EARLY DAYS AND MINISTRY. In tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family for more than three generations. My great grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, and pos- sessed an iron constitution, and per- formed a great amount of manual labor nearly up to the time of his death. His wife's name ...
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    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810 November 29, 1811 April 11, 1814 March 12, 1816 June 1, 1816 June 19, 1818 April 22, 1820 June 19, 1821 November 25, 1827 July 1, 1838 October 18, 1838 August 4, 1841
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 5 August 1837

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    I shall get through. It is a verry darke time here now–it appeares as though every ones heart is closely shut against the truth in this place and H. Harmond is as bus^i^y as a bee in the summer in putting down mormonism as he calls it he says he is determined to put it down–Yet I rejoice that the hearts of some are open to receive the truth even on the Islands of the sea and pray the Father of Heaven that you may have many souls as seales of your ministry. Believe ...
  • Page 220

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Jan 1, 1877 In the last remark the President made he struck the pulpit with a hickery cane filled with knots with such power that he buried three of the knots into the solid wood that they may remain ther for a generation if they are not filled up, his feet began to amend from the time he made his speech. Thus I have recorded in my Journal 20 Pages of the Prayers and procedings of the dedication of this the Temple of the Lord in St George ...
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    January 2, 1877 January 3, 1877 January 4, 1877 January 5, 1877 January 6, 1877