Hyrum Smith Woodruff
Hyrum Smith Woodruff (1857-1858) was born 4 Oct. 1857 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He was the first son of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. He died 24 Nov. 1858 in Great Salt Lake City.
Hyrum Smith Woodruff (KWVG-1YF), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 Feb. 2021). Hyrum Smith Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/hyrum-smith-woodruff, accessed 9 Feb. 2022). “Utah Death Registers, 1849–1949,” p. 24 (1858) Hyrum Smith Woodruff; citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT. Archibald F. Bennett, “Lineage of Wilford Woodruff,” Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, vol. 27, no. 2 (Apr. 1931), p. 61. “Emma Smith Woodruff,” Biographical Record of Salt Lake City and Vicinity (Chicago; National Historical Record Co., 1902), p. 199. “Hyrum Smith Woodruff,” Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake County, Utah; Find A Grave, 19 Oct. 2013, memorial no. 118946540 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 12 Feb. 2021).
Excerpt:Emma Smith was Born at Diahman Davis County Missouri. March 1st 1838 Emma Smith Daughter of Samuel & Martecia Smith Married to Wilford Woodruff sen March 13 1853 Names Born Married Died Age Hiram Smith at 4 oclock pm Oct 4 1857 Nov 24 1858 1 year. 1.M ...
Excerpt:Oct 1st 1857 saying that they had sent an express to the United States army containing Governor Youngs orders for them to surr enders all there arms & baggage to Lewis Robinson Quarter Master General at Fort Bridger or to retreat back to the States or we should resist them. They were camped upon Hams fork and they were awaiting an Answer to this Messaage & would send an express in as soon as they got it they related an incident of their triying ...Dates:October 2, 1857 October 3, 1857 October 4, 1857 October 5, 1857 October 6, 1857 October 7, 1857 October 8, 1857 October 9, 1857 October 10, 1857 October 11, 1857
Excerpt:Nov 20th A writ upon Brigham Young sen Brigham Young jr Joseph A Young, Hiram Clawson, & James Ferguson at hal President Young sent word for him to leave a copy & He would acknowledge the serving of the writ at half past 5. One Gilbert came again to serve the same writs & was Determined to go in but they did not let him but acknowledged the writ. The Gentiles are trying to make a ...Dates:November 21, 1858 November 22, 1858
Excerpt:Nov 22nd I called upon the President Young in the evening with E. T. Benson & Erastus Snow & Wm C. Stains & conversed till 9 oclok upon the affairs of the court & the present excited state of the people I set up with my child till 1 oclok during the night the men & clerks at Kinkades store came out & kicked the police & stoned them then the police turned upon them & ...Dates:November 23, 1858 November 24, 1858
Excerpt:Nov 24 The Mayor A. O. Smoot had an interview with Govornor Cummings who thoroughly sustained the poliece in their course with the mob on Monday night he told Brother Smoot that the ownly fault he found in the whole affair was that they did not notify him that He might be on the ground to met the mob & head the battle Himself for it was better for the responsibility to come upon him than upon the mayor & poliece of the City. He ...Dates:November 25, 1858