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 410

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Dec 13, 1884 Bishop Thomas Taylor spoke upon the subject Joseph E Taylor said the Bishop should not get up dances for revenue for any Purpose C W Penrose said round Dances should be Stoped Entirely. He spoke upon the duty of the Priests & Teachers. Afternoon Prayer By Br Snelgrove Statisticts were then read for the Stake as follows 6 Apostles, 11 Patriarchs 1180 Seventies, 440 H Priests 1819 Elders 308 Priests, 281 Teachers, 997 Deacons 13241 Members 18328 ...
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    December 14, 1884 December 15, 1884 December 16, 1884 December 17, 1884
  • Page 376

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 29, 1884 ~ Sunday June 29, 1884 Sunday I Attended Meeting at 2 oclok Lorenzo Young Prayed. John Q Cannon spoke 15 M, gave an account of his Mission to JGermany & switzerland. W Woodruff 30 M, & John Taylor 30. We met in Prayer Circle June 30, 1884 ~ Monday 30 We Met in committyee at 10 oclok & council at 3 oclok and discussed subjects of interest of the Church July 1 ...
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    June 29, 1884 June 30, 1884 July 1, 1884 July 2, 1884 July 3, 1884 July 4, 1884 July 5, 1884
  • Page 468

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Nov 24 1885 [FIGURES] I accompanid Asahel & his Mother down to the farm & spent the night with Asahel it wa certainly a happy Meeting what I had looked for for a long time November 25, 1885 ~ Wednesday 25 Emma, Asahel & Owen went to the city to get such things as they needed to day I wrote Letters to day [FIGURE] to Nellie & M ...
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    November 25, 1885 November 26, 1885 November 27, 1885 November 28, 1885 November 29, 1885 November 30, 1885 December 1, 1885
  • Page 392

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Sept 3, 1884 Sister Smoot was buried in a deep vault it was walled up with brick laid in cement to the top of the Box when the coffin was placed in the box & the top of the Box sc[r]ewed down then the top of the Box was covered with stone slabs 2 inches thick which covers the whole Box the grave is then filled with Earth to the top at the close of the funeral the Grove was then we returned to SLC [FIGURE] and I received 2 letters & card ...
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    September 4, 1884 September 5, 1884 September 6, 1884 September 7, 1884 September 8, 1884 September 9, 1884 September 10, 1884
  • Page 469

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    December 2, 1885 ~ Wednesday Dec 2, 1885 Asahel Ploughed ^Saturday^ {Saturday} & is ploughing to day it is quite cloudy [FIGURE] I wrote 5 letter to Susan, Pope, Palmer, Sarah, & Newton I spent most of the day in the house December 3, 1885 ~ Thursday 3 I spent a part of the day husking corn December 4, 1885 ~ Friday 4 [FIGURES] I received 7 Letters from Azmon ...
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    December 2, 1885 December 3, 1885 December 4, 1885 December 5, 1885 December 6, 1885 December 7, 1885 December 8, 1885 December 9, 1885 December 10, 1885
  • Page 412

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    December 24, 1884 ~ Wednesday Dec 24 1884 [FIGURE] I look upon the visit of Brother Brigham Young to the Yaquis Nation and a friendly interview with their Chief as one of the Most important Events in the History of the Latter Day Saints since we have been in these Mountains I met in council in the Afternoon December 25, 1884 ~ Thursday 25 [FIGURE] Christmass I had all my family together that is near the City & took dinner together ...
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    December 24, 1884 December 25, 1884 December 26, 1884 December 27, 1884 December 28, 1884 December 29, 1884
  • Page 431

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    March 21, 1885 ~ Saturday March 21, 1885 I spent the day reading the History of England & the Bible March 22, 1885 ~ Sunday 22 Sunday I kept my room reading the Bible March 23, 1885 ~ Monday 23 [FIGURES] I received letters from J. F. Wells Sarah, & J Jaques I wrote Letters to J. F. Wells Sarah & Asahel March 24, 1885 ~ Tuesday 24 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to ...
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    March 21, 1885 March 22, 1885 March 23, 1885 March 24, 1885 March 25, 1885 March 26, 1885 March 27, 1885 March 28, 1885 March 29, 1885 March 30, 1885 March 31, 1885 April 1, 1885 April 2, 1885
  • Page 396

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    September 26, 1884 ~ Friday Sept 26, 1884 [FIGURE] A cold hard rainstorm I wrote a Letter to Phebe sent her $32 and a permit for half fare ticket I spent the\ day in the office September 27, 1884 ~ Saturday 27 [FIGURE] I wrote one letter to Leslie at Philadelphia and spent the day in the office I received 1 Letter from Susan September 28, 1884 ~ Sunday 28 Sunday I took cars and rode to
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    September 26, 1884 September 27, 1884 September 28, 1884 September 29, 1884 September 30, 1884 October 1, 1884 October 2, 1884 October 3, 1884
  • Page 417

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    January 11, 1885 ~ Sunday Jan 11, 1885 [FIGURE] Sunday I find my house watched this Morning By a Marshal or some spy He walked the street in front of my house untill 11 oclok watching my house I did not attend Meeting But was visited in the Evening By Brother G. Q. Cannon A.M. Cannon G Teasdale H J Grant & N V Jones January 12, 1885 ~ Monday 12 [FIGURES] I received 14 ...
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    January 11, 1885 January 12, 1885 January 13, 1885
  • Page 453

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    September 9, 1885 ~ Wednesday Sept 9, 1885 [FIGURE] I ^4^ wrote Letter to Mrs A.S.B. Jennings, Presidets Taylor & Cannon, J. T. Cain Matilda Teasdale I went up the clara field in the Evening 6 mils September 10, 1885 ~ Thursday 10 [FIGURE] I wrote 3 Letters to G Teasdale & Wm George MPR and Lucy Woodruff September 11, 1885 ~ ...
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    September 9, 1885 September 10, 1885 September 11, 1885 September 12, 1885 September 13, 1885 September 14, 1885 September 15, 1885 September 16, 1885 September 17, 1885