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 263

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Aprail 10, 1883 [FIGURE] I Attended the council of {Fifty} the Priesthood in social Hall through the forenoon. The Territorial Convention met at 2 oclok PM. I spent the Afternoon in the office Journalizing April 11, 1883 ~ Wednesday 11 I spent the forenoon in council {fifty} in the social Hall and the Afternoon in the Prayer Circle I spent the Evening at home April 12, 1883 ~ Thursday 12 [FIGURE] The reports in the papers gave two names as the person injured in the falling of the Brick Building in ...
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    April 11, 1883 April 12, 1883 April 13, 1883 April 14, 1883
  • Page 265

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    April 21, 1883 ~ Saturday Aprail 21, 1883 I took cars with F M Lyman & Abram H Cannon & rode to Nephi 2195 M I dined at G Teasdales & Attended Meeting at 2 ooclk Prayer By Wm Sperry F. M. Lyman spoke 45 M, Abram Cannon 25 M W Woodruff 25 M I attended a Meeting in the Evening with the Young Peoples Mutual. The statistics were read and reports Made W Woodruff spoke 30 M ...
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    April 21, 1883 April 22, 1883 April 23, 1883 April 24, 1883 April 25, 1883 April 26, 1883
  • Page 247

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Jan 29, 1883 At 10 oclok I called upon Sister Foss and found her vary sick and administered to her I went to the office and [FIGURE] Received 2 letters from Arza Hinkley upon his Mission with the Mohave & Wallepi Indians 1 from A H Raleig January 30, 1883 ~ Tuesday 30 [FIGURE] I wrote 3 Letters to Henry & Nellie Woodruff David & Bell &
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    January 30, 1883 January 31, 1883 February 1, 1883 February 2, 1883 February 3, 1883 February 5, 1883 February 6, 1883 February 7, 1883
  • Page 228

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Nov 24, 1882 John Taylor spoke 40 M. we then drove to Springvill 12 Mils November 25, 1882 ~ Saturday 25 We held a Meeting at 10 oclok G Reynolds Prayed G Q Cannon spoke 37 M, W Woodruff 25 M, J Taylor 50 M we took cars in the Afternoon & rode to Salt Lake City 356 M November 26, 1882 ~ Sunday 26 Sunday I went to the Office and received ...
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    November 25, 1882 November 26, 1882 November 27, 1882 November 29, 1882 November 30, 1882
  • Page 328

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    January 7, 1884 ~ Monday Jan 7, 1884 I have written from Jan 1 to 6 By mistake before suming up my Labors for 1883. I Attended the sabbath school union Meeting on Monday night we had a vary interesting Meeting speeches made By G Q Cannon & W Woodruff January 8, 1884 ~ Tuesday 8 I attended the funeral of Mary Vancott Young. G Q Can- [FIGURE] non J F Smith & President
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    January 7, 1884 January 8, 1884 January 9, 1884 January 10, 1884 January 11, 1884 January 12, 1884 January 13, 1884
  • Page 255

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    March 4, 1883 Afternoon Prayer By E Morris. The Authorities of the Church were presented and sustained W. Woodruff spoke 30 M Joseph F Smith spoke 45 M we then returned to S L City 50 M March 5, 1883 ~ Monday 5 [FIGURE] I received 5 letter from McAllister, Bleak, Roskelley & C Lingo Christianson I spent the day reading & writing March 6, 1883 ~ Tuesday 6 ...
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    March 5, 1883 March 6, 1883 March 7, 1883 March 8, 1883 March 9, 1883 March 10, 1883
  • Page 215

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Sept 19, 1882 Met with David & wife & 3 children & Henry & Nellie & child & took supper with them. David & family was to start in the Morning & Henry & Nellie & child on Thursday morning for Ashleys Fork September 20, 1882 ~ Wednesday 20 I wrote in my Journal And attended council & read my Letter & Paper in the Evening and about 9 oclok Sister [FIGURE] Rhoda Scammans and her ...
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    September 20, 1882 September 21, 1882 September 22, 1882 September 23, 1882 September 24, 1882 September 25, 1882 October 26, 1882
  • Page 235

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Dec 18, 1882 This Branch includes the Snake River Country. we visited the Temple it was Beautiful, the outside was Painted with sumthing like the cream color it took 15000 lbs of white Lead to paint it & the Material cost $2000. The font was in its place we decided upon the Plan of the Stands. The Cornish of the main upper room spans 10 feet. I spent the Afternoon at Br Ricks Br G Reynolds was sick through the day & night December ...
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    December 19, 1882 December 20, 1882 December 21, 1882 December 22, 1882 December 23, 1882 December 24, 1882 December 25, 1882 December 26, 1882 December 27, 1882
  • Page 354

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Aprail 30, 1884 The Bannock Indian Chief with several others called upon us to day at the Office and had a talk with us Br Joseph F Smith gave them an order for a sack of corn and 300 lb of flour Br F S Richards set apart a woman to go on a Mission with her husband May 1, 1884 ~ Thursday May 1 [FIGURES] I received 1 Letter from W. G. Smith I wrote 5 Letters to W. G. Smith Asahel H ...
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    May 1, 1884 May 2, 1884 May 3, 1884 May 4, 1884
  • 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 ...
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    June 12, 1885 June 13, 1885 June 14, 1885