John Jay Woodruff

14 Aug 1873 - 4 Nov 1964
John Jay Woodruff (1873-1964) was born 14 Aug. 1873 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He was the sixth child of Wilford Woodruff and Sarah Delight Stocking. He married Annie Leonora Elizabeth Nielson on 24 Jun. 1903 in Salt Lake City. He died 1 Nov. 1964 in Boise, Ada Co., Idaho.

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