Hannah Day Hart Woodruff

Hannah Day Hart Woodruff (1799-1887) was born 20 Mar. 1799. She was the daughter of Asahel Hart and Anna Kilborn. She married Ozem Woodruff, an uncle of Wilford Woodruff, on 13 Jan. 1818 in Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, and they had thirteen children. She was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 12 Jul. 1837 in Avon. She died 26 Dec. 1887.

Footnotes

Hannah Day Hart (L7NB-VLZ), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 30 Jul. 2022). Hannah Day Hart Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/hannah-day-hart-woodruff, accessed 30 Jul. 2022). Susan Emma Woodruff Abbott, Woodruff Genealogy Descendants of Mathew Woodruff of Farmington, Connecticut (New Haven, Connecticut: The Harty Press, Inc, 1963), p. 112; digital images, GoogleBooks (https://www.books.google.com, accessed 16 Aug. 2022). Alfred Andrews, Genealogical history of Deacon Stephen Hart and his descendants, 1632 - 1875 (Hartford, Connecticut: The Case, Lockwood and Brainard Co., Printers, 1875), p. 262; digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 17 Aug. 2022). "Church records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 2 Aug. 2022); Ozem Woodruff and Hannah Hart, marriage, 13 Jan. 1818, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 72; citing Avon, Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 162/484; DGS 8137283.

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  • Page 190

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    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 ...
  • Page 116

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

    Excerpt:
    September 27, 1839 ~ Friday to September 28, 1839 ~ Saturday ^[FIGURE] 84 27th Sept 1839 My Grand Mother Anna Thompson Died this day Aged 84 years^ 27-28th I still continue at Fathers house was quite Ill. I parted with Br Webster September 29, 1839 ~ Sunday 29th Sunday I spent the day at Fathers I had an interview in the evening with Br Ozem Woodruff I was truly glad to see him ...
    Dates:
    September 27, 1839 September 28, 1839 September 29, 1839 September 30, 1839 October 1, 1839 October 2, 1839 October 3, 1839 October 4, 1839
  • Page 117

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    October 5, 1839 ~ Saturday Oct 5th 1839 I was called upon by my relatives to attend the funeral sermon of Uncle Adna Hart I had suffered with the chills & fever almost daily for about 15 days & to undertake to preach a sermon in my weak state & to commence at the hour my ague was to come on required much resolution confidence & faith, however I promised to go & gave out the appointment. It was a chilly day I rode in company with my
    Dates:
    October 5, 1839 October 6, 1839
  • Page 165

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    Excerpt:
    July 10, 1837 ~ Monday 10th I walked in Company with Elder Hale to Collinsville I had an interview with Samuel Barber Uncle Ozem was assisting in building a stone dam across the river at Collensville. I visited a pine grove that I often retired to in 1830 for prayer & meditation I had many interesting seasons by day & by night while tending a mill for Collins in 1830, in the pine grove ...
    Dates:
    July 10, 1837 July 11, 1837 July 12, 1837
  • Page 43

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    setting in the western horizon. It brought fresh to my recollection the days of my youth when I was wont to travel this road with PHILO, ASAHEL & others but time wiates for no man, after taking this walk I returned to fathers house & Preached to the citizens of farmington the congregation was principly composed of rich men I had the spirit of Preaching & I warned them not to trust in uncertain riches. I spoke upon the second coming & reign of Christ ...
    Dates:
    June 21, 1838 June 22, 1838 June 23, 1838
  • Page 44

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    June 24, 1838 ~ Sunday June 24th Sunday I called upon William Cowles to see a sick child of Brother Ozem Woodruff. I Preached in the lovly street schoolhouse in the forenoon I preached upon the reign of Christ from Job 19th 23 to 28 I also preached in the afternoon at the same place it being the last time I ever preached to my friends in that place I dissmissed the meeting & bid them farewell & walked in company with Brother Ozem Woodruff to ...
    Dates:
    June 24, 1838 June 25, 1838 June 26, 1838 June 27, 1838 June 28, 1838 June 29, 1838 June 30, 1838
  • Page 46

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    See Journal Vol 1st April 15. 1837. Great and marvelous are thy Works O LORD GOD ALMIGHTY Written upon what came to pass on the first day of July AD 1838 in fulfillment of Revelation O GOD my heart inspire my pen direct while I record this scene of thy mercy this blessing of thy love a blessing promised me by the testimony of JESUS CHRIST. Could I claim it yes by faith all things are possible even that my parents & friends could in the new covenant with me stand. Without ...
  • Page 47

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

    Excerpt:
    [FIGURE] A List of the names of the Church of Latter Day Saints Baptized & organized in Farmington Connecticut, July 1st 1838 by Willford Woodruff TITLES NAMES FATHER APHEK WOODRUFF MOTHER AZUBAH WOODRUFF SISTER EUNICE WOODRUFF UNCLE OZEM WOODRUFF AUNT HANNAH WOODRUFF COUSIN JOHN WOODRUFF COUSIN SETH WOODRUFF AUNT ANNA COSSETT PRIEST DWIGHT WEBSTER ...
    Dates:
    July 1, 1838
  • Page 40

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. After holding several meetings in the town of Colebrook, and visiting my half sister, Eunice Woodruff, who was teach- ing school there, I proceeded to Avon, the place of my birth. There I visited many of my former neighbors and relatives, and the grave of my mother, Bulah Woodruff, who died June 11th, 1808, when twenty-six years of age. The following verse was upon her tombstone: “A pleasing form, a generous heart, A good companion, just ...
    Dates:
    June 11, 1808 June 12, 1837 July 15, 1837 July 19, 1837
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

    Excerpt:
    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 18. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) IN tracing the history of my fathers, I find it difficult to obtain a satisfactory account of the Woodruff family for more than three gen- erations. My great grandfather, Josiah Woodruff, lived nearly one hundred years, and possessed an iron constitution and performed a great amount of manual labor nearly up ...
    Dates:
    November 11, 1778 July 31, 1792 November 29, 1801 November 29, 1802 December 22, 1804 March 1, 1807 March 1, 1807 June 11, 1808 November 9, 1810 November 29, 1811 March 11, 1814 March 12, 1816 June 1, 1816 June 19, 1818 March 22, 1820 June 19, 1821 November 25, 1827 December 29, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 2, 1834 February 1, 1834 April 11, 1834 April 25, 1834 May 1, 1834 May 7, 1834 November 5, 1834 January 13, 1835 January 18, 1835 January 19, 1835 July 1, 1838 October 18, 1838 August 4, 1841