Emma Smith Woodruff

Emma Smith Woodruff (1838-1912) was born 1 Mar. 1838 in Adam-ondi-Ahman, Daviess Co., Missouri. She was the daughter of Samuel Smith and Martisha Smoot. She was sealed to Wilford Woodruff on 13 Mar. 1853 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, and they had eight children. She died 4 Mar. 1912 in Salt Lake City.

Footnotes

Emma Smith (KWN1-2NY), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Emma Smith Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/emma-smith-woodruff, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Emma Smith Woodruff, The First Fifty Years of Relief Society (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/the-first-fifty-years-of-relief-society/people/emma-smith-woodruff?letter=W&lang=eng, , accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 326

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    September 8, 1864 ~ Thursday Sept 8, 1864 A cold Morning we drove to Cove Creek & Nooned with Wilden it was vary dusty we then drove to Bever & spent the night with Brother Shepherd 55 m we held a meeting at candle light J Taylor & O Hyde spoke to the People September 9, 1864 ~ Friday 9. We drove to Elk Horn Springs & Nooned then drove to Parawan and held a meeting ...
    Dates:
    September 8, 1864 September 9, 1864 September 10, 1864 September 11, 1864 September 12, 1864 September 13, 1864
  • Page 303

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    Feb 14 1864 Morning W. Woodruff in the Afternoon I went to the prayer circle & prayed. I spent the Evening at O. Pratts He had been sick, was getting better February 15, 1864 ~ Monday 15 I spent the day drawing rock to Jordon Bridge February 16, 1864 ~ Tuesday 16. I spent the fore part of the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 19 B. Young sealed his son John Willard Young ...
    Dates:
    February 15, 1864 February 16, 1864 February 17, 1864 February 17, 1864 February 19, 1864 February 20, 1864 February 21, 1864 February 22, 1864 February 23, 1864
  • Page 254

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    February 1, 1863 ~ Sunday Oct 31 Feb 1st 1862 Sunday I spent the morning with my Prayer Circle I did not attended meeting through the day. I met with the Board of the D. A. M. Society. G A Smith attended meeting & Preached in the morning and Samuel Richards & David Fulmore in the afternoon. I met with G. A. Smith for Prayer I prayed and G. A. Smith was mouth. We wrote a joint Letter to [FIGURE] ...
    Dates:
    February 1, 1863 February 2, 1863 February 3, 1863
  • Page 258

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    February 5, 1863 ~ Thursday Feb 5 1863 I went to the office & took the Moquis Indians to Brother []Charles Roscoe Savage|Savages Picture gallery & got their likenesses taken which they were Much Pleased with we also raised a subscription to get them some Hoes & Axes. GAS gave $5 WW $5 A.O.S $3. They were taken to the Paper Mill, &c I received a [FIGURE] Letter from I F. Carter. The Funeral of all the soldiers ...
    Dates:
    February 5, 1863 February 6, 1863 February 7, 1863 February 8, 1863 February 9, 1863 February 10, 1863
  • Page 213

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    May 7, 1862 in the Evening and again administered to him. I had 3 children taken quite sick at my house this afternoon viz Sarah's Emma's & Phebe's they were quite sick through the night May 8, 1862 ~ Thursday 8 Brother W. W. phelps called at my house & He joined me in in administering to my 3 sick children. I spent the mor- ning in watering my garden then called at the Historians office & wrote in the Journal & ...
    Dates:
    May 8, 1862 May 9, 1862 May 10, 1862 May 11, 1862 May 12, 1862 May 13, 1862 May 14, 1862 May 15, 1862
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to John Taylor, 3 March 1886

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    But I do not feel safe to stop with any of my family. Though I did meet with all of my famely at the farm (who are in Salt lake County) on Mondy night Marh 1 being my birth day. Also Emma,s I being 79, & Emma 48 ^years of ag^. It is the first time I have seen ny family togethr sine the day of the burial of ny wife Phebe. But I left all ny family together at Emmas at 11 oclok ^& went^ ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Leslie W. Snow, 28 June 1898

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    Ms d 5579 S L City June 28/94 Leslie W Snow My Dear Grandson I receved your very intresting Letter of June 5./98 And was very much pleased indead to hear from you And especially to Lean that news Doing so Well I think you have been very fortunate to Meet with so good Success in the City of London All the Family are glad to hear from you, I think with your talent you will Do better financially It in the City of London than in Salt ...
  • Page 5

    Part of Letter to Leslie W. Snow, 28 June 1898

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    Charles Wilken daughter 7 year old born to death with Maledy July 9. G. Q. Cannon oldest Daughter first [clld] is buried this afternoon Emma[ attends ]funeral W W
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from Alexander Badlam to Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith Woodruff, 28 February 1892

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    Alexander Badlam, San Francisco, Cal. February 28, 1892. My Dear Mr. & Mrs. Woodruff I regret exceedingly that the continued illness of my son will prevent my visit to your city in time to attend your festive anniversary My son pas passed the danger point and just began to conval- esce and his mother and my- self devote our entire time to prevent a relapse. (again.) Our family all send congratulations and love for yourself and wife ...
    Dates:
    February 28, 1892
  • Page 18

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

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    January 20, 1873 ~ Monday to January 21, 1873 ~ Tuesday Jan 20, 18723 20 & 21 I spent the time selling Hay & straw January 22, 1873 ~ Wednesday to January 24, 1873 ~ Friday 22nd 23, & 24 I spent the time choreing & working upon my Journals January 25, 1873 ~ Saturday ^[FIGURE]^ 25. I came from the field it was a stormy night I received 2 letters 6 M[iles] January 26, 1873 ~ Sunday 26. A Hard snow storm & cold weather ...
    Dates:
    January 20, 1873 January 21, 1873 January 22, 1873 January 24, 1873 January 25, 1873 January 26, 1873 January 27, 1873 January 28, 1873 January 29, 1873 January 31, 1873 February 1, 1873 February 2, 1873 February 3, 1873 February 4, 1873 February 5, 1873