Emma Manella Woodruff

Emma Manella (Nellie) Woodruff (1860-1905) was born 4 Jul. 1860 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. She was the second child of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. She married Henry Azmon Woodruff on 15 Jan. 1880, and they had seven children. She died 30 Nov. 1905 in Vernal, Uintah Co., Utah.

Footnotes

Emma Manella Woodruff (KWVS-D1S), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 Feb. 2021). Emma Manella Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/emma-manella-woodruff, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). “Utah State Archives Indexes,” database with images, Utah State Archives (https://archives.utah.gov, accessed 12 Feb. 2021); Utah Department of Health Office of Vital Records and Statistics Death certificates, series 81448, file no.56/361 (1905) Emma Minella Woodruff. Archibald F. Bennett, “Lineage of Wilford Woodruff,” Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, vol. 27, no. 2 (Apr. 1931), p. 61. 1860 US Census, Great Salt Lake City Ward 14, Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 60, Emma M. Woodruff. 870 US Census, Sugar House Ward, Salt Lake County, Utah Territory, p. 12, Emma Woodruff. “Emma Smith Woodruff,” Biographical Record of Salt Lake City and Vicinity (Chicago; National Historical Record Co., 1902), p. 199. 1880 US Census, Farmers Ward, Salt Lake County, Utah Territory, ED 54, p.31, Emma M. Woodruff. “Mrs. Woodruff’s Demise,” Deseret News, 1 Dec. 1905, p. 1. “Emma Minilla Woodruff Woodruff,” Maeser Fairview Cemetery, Vernal, Uintah County, Utah; Find A Grave, 27 Aug. 2012, memorial no. 96077509 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 12 Feb. 2021).

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  • Page 175

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    August 30, 1888 ~ Thursday Aug 30th 1888 I signed 36 Recommends. I received 28 Letters [FIGURE] I wrote 18 Public Letters & 2 to F. D. Richards & M Thatcher My Public Letters were dictated by G Q Cannon By My direction to Br Winters Our reporter and He copies them and I sign them August 31, 1888 ~ Friday 31 [FIGURE] I signed 33 Recommends. I received 25 letters I wrote 4 Letters 2 Pub, & to ...
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    August 30, 1888 August 31, 1888 September 1, 1888 September 2, 1888 September 3, 1888 September 4, 1888 September 5, 1888
  • Page 117

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    Oct 15, 1887 informed me that Marshal Dyer wanted to subpoeny me to attend the court to testify about Church property I said No I immediately left went to the field & spent the night 3 M October 16, 1887 ~ Sunday 16 [FIGURES] I received 2 Letters from John Murdock & Davis I wrote 34 Letters to Clara Blanch, Nellie & Henry. I went to Brother Eckles & spent the night 3 Miles ...
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    October 16, 1887 October 17, 1887 October 18, 1887 October 19, 1887 October 20, 1887 October 21, 1887
  • Page 95

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    June 22, 1887 ~ Wednesday June 22, 1887 [FIGURE] I wrote 9 Letters to Jaques, Emma, Clara, Ovando, Leslie Sarah, Bell, Mary, & Jesse Moses I received 7 Letters 2 from ^[FIGURE]^ Jaques 2 from Hall, Lucy W. David P. W, & Wm Paxman. I Learned that A. M. Musser was doing all He could ...
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    June 22, 1887 June 23, 1887 June 24, 1887 June 25, 1887 June 26, 1887 June 27, 1887 June 28, 1887 June 29, 1887 June 30, 1887 July 1, 1887
  • Page 271

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    January 1, 1897 ~ Friday Jan 1, 1897 I spent the day at home with my Family I had a large Number of my family to gether January 2, 1897 ~ Saturday 2 I spent the day at home at work on my Journal January 3, 1897 ~ Sunday 3 ^[FIGURE]^ Sunday I spent the day at home. I wrote to Asahel January 4, 1897 ~ Monday 4, I spent the day in the office [FIGURE] I wrote to Mary ...
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    January 1, 1897 January 2, 1897 January 3, 1897 January 4, 1897 January 5, 1897 January 6, 1897 January 7, 1897 January 8, 1897 January 9, 1897 January 10, 1897 January 11, 1897
  • Page 96

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    July 2, 1887 ~ Saturday July 2, 1887 [FIGURES] I received 23 letters from Jaques H J Grant & Jesse Moss I wrote 1 Letter to Jaques I rode with Thompson to Wm Atkin & back Ther 102 it was hot I received 23 Letters from Leslie, Mary & Bell she was quite sick 16 Miles July 3, 1887 ~ Sunday 3 [FIGURE] ...
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    July 2, 1887 July 3, 1887 July 4, 1887 July 5, 1887 July 6, 1887 July 7, 1887
  • Page 159

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    May 25, 1888 ~ Friday [FIGURES] May 25, 1888 I signed 12 recommends. I received 26 Letters I wrote 12 Letters 10 public & 2 private [FIGURE] I held a Meeting with 5 of the Twelve Erastus Snow is dangerously sick nigh unto Death I went to the farm & spent the night 3 M May 26, 1888 ~ Saturday 26 I signed 12 Recommends I received 10 Letters I spent most of the day reading I spent the night at the
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    May 25, 1888 May 26, 1888 May 27, 1888
  • Page 235

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    July 19 1896 [FIGURE]Abram Hoagland Cannon was born March 12 1859 Died 15 Minuts past 5 oclock July 19, 1896 Aged 37 years, 4 Month And 7 days Abram Hoagland Cannon Died this Morning 15 Minutes past 6 oclock He was a Member of the quorum of the Twelv Apostles Having been Ordained an Apostle on the 7 day of Oct 1889 By President Joseph F Smith Brother Cannons Death is a great Loss not ownly to his family but the Church Esspecially to the Presidency of the Church ...
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    July 20, 1896
  • Page 276

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    February 14, 1897 ~ Sunday Feb 14, 1897 I spent the day at home but I Attended the Lecture at Evening in the Tabernacle By Mrs Mumford on Jerrusalem It was quite interesting February 15, 1897 ~ Monday 15 I Met with ZCMI Georg C Noble called February 16, 1897 ~ Tuesday 16 I had a 3 Hour Power Dam Meeting A snow storm February 17, 1897 ~ Wednesday 17, I spent the day in the office I Met ...
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    February 14, 1897 February 15, 1897 February 16, 1897 February 17, 1897 February 18, 1897 February 19, 1897 February 20, 1897 February 21, 1897 February 22, 1897 February 23, 1897 February 24, 1897 February 25, 1897 February 26, 1897 February 27, 1897
  • Page 16

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    February 20, 1893 ~ Monday Feb 20 1893 I received 2 letters one from H B Clawson wrote to Sarah & Newton {Sent twenty dollars} February 21, 1893 ~ Tuesday 21 I Listened to the reading of two chapters including all the Mountain meadow Massacree read by O F Whitney February 22, 1893 ~ Wednesday 22 [FIGURE] I wrote to G. Q Cannon Clawson & Trumbo invited them to My Birthday ...
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    February 20, 1893 February 21, 1893 February 22, 1893 February 23, 1893 February 24, 1893 February 25, 1893 February 26, 1893 February 27, 1893 February 28, 1893 March 1, 1893
  • Page 67

    Part of Journal (January 1893 – April 1897)

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    Jan 25 1894 we met in the Temple & took up the subject of the uniteng of the Church & State Universities did not decide January 26, 1894 ~ Friday 26. A Hard snow storm I got a card from Owen [FIGURE] I sent a Letter to Henry & E to Nellie I also wrote a letter to Owen in care of Asahel I met with Emil Maeser who has been on a Mission to ...
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    January 26, 1894 January 27, 1894 January 28, 1894 January 29, 1894 January 30, 1894