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 440

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 14, 1885 I met at 2 oclok with the General Assembly & partook of the sacrament the Authorities of the Church were then presented & Henry Harriman then spoke 20 minutes I then addressed the Meeting for 45 minuts and Encouraged the Saints to faith[fulness] unto the End. Marshal Armstrong & Clerk of the commitee of Beaver were present. I took supper at Br Wm H. Thompson His Daughter Amelia Thompson & others sang for us I spent the night at the
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    June 15, 1885 June 16, 1885 June 17, 1885 June 18, 1885 June 19, 1885 June 20, 1885
  • Page 459

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Oct 3, 1885 Live on the other side of the Veil. And any man who is faithful to his wives & children, his covenants his religion & his God in this life if it costs him fines, imprisionment Bonds, or Death No power, beneath the Heavens, can deprive him from Enjoying the society of his wives, & children his family and friends. The prophets & Apostles & the society of God & Lamb, to all Eternity after the Resurrection Oct 3 I rode to Atkins [pond] with W
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    October 4, 1885 October 5, 1885 October 6, 1885 October 7, 1885 October 8, 1885 October 9, 1885 October 10, 1885
  • Page 368

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 5, 1884 in a New Log Meeting House which was not finished we Met at 15 m to 11. Prayer By Francis C Gunnel W Woodruff spoke 50 M H. J. Grant 21 M. 2 persons were Confirmed, 4 children Blessed. We consecra- ted 2 Bottles of Oil. President Taylor's instruction to that stake was read remarks made By W Woodruff & T. E. Ricks we told the people not to Hunt fish or work on Sunday but go to Meeting. W Woodruff ...
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    June 6, 1884 June 7, 1884 June 8, 1884
  • Page 442

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    July 1, 1885 [FIGURE] I spent the day in writing packed up my things & went to the Temple July 2, 1885 ~ Thursday 2 [FIGURES] I wrote 8 Letters to day to Wilford Harry Nellie Emma Blanche & Alice I had 11 Dead persons Adopted to me Betsey Cosset Dead was sealed to me to day [FIGURE] I wrote ^2^ to Samuel Roskelly A K Thurber ...
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    July 2, 1885 July 3, 1885 July 4, 1885 July 5, 1885 July 6, 1885 July 7, 1885 July 8, 1885 July 9, 1885 July 10, 1885
  • Page 386

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    August 9, 1884 ~ Saturday Aug 9th 1884 [FIGURE] I wrote 8 Letters to P. J. Christofferson O T. Woodruff Susan C. Scholes, James H Heath, Jeremiah Hatch, Henry & Nellie Woodruff, Elizabeth Malan, & Wm Budge. And took cars & rode to Provo & spent the night with [blank] 50 Miles August 10, 1884 ~ Sunday 10 Sunday ...
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    August 9, 1884 August 10, 1884 August 11, 1884 August 12, 1884
  • Page 463

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    October 30, 1885 ~ Friday Oct 30, 1885 I spent the day reading mostly. I had an interview in the Evening with Robert Pope from Ashley October 31, 1885 ~ Saturday 31 [FIGURE] I wrote 7 Letters to J. Jaques, Sarah, Newton Mary to James Jack Delight & Emeline gave orde[r] on Jake $25. November 1, 1885 ~ Sunday Nov 1 ...
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    October 30, 1885 October 31, 1885 November 1, 1885 November 2, 1885 November 3, 1885 November 4, 1885 November 5, 1885 November 6, 1885 November 7, 1885 November 8, 1885 November 9, 1885
  • Page 425

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    February 12, 1885 ~ Thursday Feb 12, 1884 [FIGURE] I wrote 5 Letters to J McAllister Clara, Owen, Blanch & Alace I spent the day in writing wrote Jaques February 13, 1885 ~ Friday 13 [FIGURE] I wrote Letter to Ashahel Sarah, Sylvia M E Teasdale, Jesse & Bell Moses Bleak
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    February 12, 1885 February 13, 1885 February 14, 1885 February 15, 1885 February 16, 1885 February 18, 1885 March 17, 1885
  • Page 408

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    November 28, 1884 ~ Friday Nov 28, 1884 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters today from Sarah Jesse Moses A F McDonald. I gave Mr L Leadbetter an order from for Mr H. H. Bancroft History of the pacific states for the Historians office with the understanding with him that it should be one of the 5 copies that President Taylor had subscribed for But He wished my name for influence [FIGURE] I wrote 1 Letter to
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    November 28, 1884 November 29, 1884 November 30, 1884 December 1, 1884 December 2, 1884 December 3, 1884 December 4, 1884 December 5, 1884 December 6, 1884
  • Page 466

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Nov 12 [FIGURE] I wrote Letters to G. Teasdale Leslie W Snow, Susan & J McAllister. At the Close of the funeral, Emma Clara, Delight, Marion, & Ensign & Emeline all called upon me. Coffin & Hearse $75 Articles from coop $33.25 $108.25 November 13, 1885 ~ Friday 13 Many called upon me to day among the Number was
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    November 13, 1885 November 14, 1885 November 15, 1885 November 16, 1885 November 17, 1885 November 18, 1885
  • Page 448

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    July 29, 1885 ~ Wednesday July 29, 1885 We drove to Kanarrah 35 Miles & dined with Brother Berry then Drove to Belview 16 miles & spent the Night with Broth Sylvesters distance of the day 50 Miles July 30, 1885 ~ Thursday 30 We drove to Leeds & dined with Brother Wilkenson then ^[FIGURE]^ drove to St George and I stoped at Brother Thomas Cottoms 25 m July 31, 1885 ...
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    July 29, 1885 July 30, 1885 July 31, 1885 August 1, 1885 August 2, 1885 August 3, 1885 August 4, 1885