Woodruff, Ezra (1846-1846), was born prematurely on 8 Dec. 1846 at Winter Quarters, Nebraska. He was the son of Wilford Woodruff and Phebe (Phoebe) Whittemore Carter. Ezra only lived for two days.
Ezra Woodruff (KWVG-XRX), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 20 Jan. 2021). Ezra Woodruff, The Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/ezra-woodruff, accessed 5 Jan. 2022).
Excerpt:WILLFORD. WOODRUFF's FAMILY RECORD Names Born Married Died Age ^4th Gen^ Willford Woodruff Phebe W. Carter March 1. 1807 March 8 1807 April 13 1837 April 13 1837 Nov. 10/85 Nov. 10/85 ^y 78 6M^ SARAH EMMA 5. Gen WILLFORD OWEN ...
Excerpt:December 1, 1846 ~ Tuesday Dec 1st 1846 I am quite unwell having much pain in my feet and ancles and they also swell still I am labouring daily December 2, 1846 ~ Wednesday 2nd I worked upon my house. I shoveled dirt upon the mill race one day December 3, 1846 ~ Thursday 3rd I assisted Dr Richards to finish his house, tower, or rotunda whatever it may be called it was framed round or eight square coverd with puncheon & we put ...Dates:December 1, 1846 December 2, 1846 December 3, 1846 December 4, 1846 December 5, 1846 December 6, 1846 December 7, 1846 December 8, 1846 December 9, 1846 December 10, 1846
Excerpt:December 11, 1846 ~ Friday Dec 101th [FIGURE] EZRA We attended to the burial of our child to day being about 2 days old when it died this is the second son we have buried within a short time Mrs Woodruff is quite unwell. During this day the main body [FIGURE] of the warriors belonging to the Omaha Nation were out on a hunting party and were surr ounded by a party of the Sioux & 60 of the Omahas were Killed which ...Dates:December 11, 1846 December 12, 1846 December 13, 1846 December 14, 1846 December 15, 1846
Excerpt:AD. 1846 has been a day of the sacrafice of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Through the fatigues and labours & exposers of the Saints many have been laid in the grave I have my- self been called to part with two of my sons which God hath given me they lie in the dust untill the ^resurrection^ and I came nigh being killed by accident by the fall of a tree which broke my breast bone and three ribs ...
Excerpt:April 29, 1848 ~ Saturday 29th President Young made a feast & invited a few of his friends inasmuch as we were about to seperate the company was composed of the following persons B Young, H. C. Kimball, O Pratt, W Woodruff, A. P. Rockwood Joseph Young, E. T. Benson Levi Richards & their ladies we had a plesent time Br Benson gave sumthing of an account of his begging mission in ...Dates:April 29, 1848 April 30, 1848 May 1, 1848 May 2, 1848 May 3, 1848 May 4, 1848 May 5, 1848 May 6, 1848 May 7, 1848 May 8, 1848
Excerpt:July 17, 1848 ~ Monday 17th I spent the day at St Louis but left in the evening on board of the Herald at 5 oclok I took cabin passage with my family July 18, 1848 ~ Tuesday 18 Early in the morning the Pilot in a fog run the boat aground in a Pickerel swamp & it lay 12 hours before it was got off we could not get any milk for our little Shuah She was taken with bowel complant & was ...Dates:July 17, 1848 July 18, 1848 July 19, 1848 July 20, 1848 July 21, 1848 July 22, 1848 July 23, 1848