Joseph Woodruff

Woodruff, Joseph (1845-1846), was born on 28 Jul. 1845 in Blackburn (near Liverpool), Lancashire, England. He was the son of Wilford Woodruff and Phebe (Phoebe) Whittemore Carter, born to them while on their British Mission. He died at Winter Quarters (later Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska) on 12 Nov. 1846.

Footnotes

Joseph Woodruff (KWVG-XRD), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 20 Jan. 2021). “England and Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915,” database online, Ancestry.com (www.Ancestry.com, accessed 27 Jan. 2021); General Register Office, London England. “Joseph Carter Woodruff,” Mormon Pioneer Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas Co., NE.; Find a Grave, 8 Jun. 2009, memorial no. 38094878 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 27 Jan. 2021).

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  • Page 190

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

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    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 123

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    July 25, 1845 ~ Friday JULY 25th 1845 Friday Joseph Woodruffs Blessing recieved under the Hands of his Father Wilford Woodruff of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles And while in the Arms of his Mother Phebe W. Woodruff on the eights day of his age July 25th 1845 he being born Friday morning 30 minutes past 7 oclok on the eighteenth day of July AD 1845 in Liverpool England while his Parents were on a mission from their ...
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    July 25, 1845
  • Page 125

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    July 25. I Blessed my son Joseph this day I wrote a letter to An Elder John Albertson and gave him some council 4 m July 26, 1845 ~ Saturday 26th [FIGURES] I recieved 2 letters & wrote one 45 to E. H. Davis, S M Sangiovannah E. Enmms, Allen & Harding July 27, 1845 ~ Sunday 27th Sunday I spent the day at home but went to the Music Hall in the ...
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    July 26, 1845 July 27, 1845 July 28, 1845 July 29, 1845
  • Page 133

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    After visiting this room & parting with the Saints we took rail road & went to the mountain took coach road over the mountain then railroad to Manchester spent the night with Br Shelden distanc[e] of the day 45. August 27, 1845 ~ Wednesday 27th I spent the day in Manchester Dined with Mr Holebrook & took tea with ◊Br Shelden, then Parted with BMr Holebrook Br Holmes & the Saints took cars rode to ...
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    August 27, 1845 August 28, 1845 August 29, 1845 August 30, 1845
  • Page 155

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    October 30, 1845 ~ Thursday Oct 30th [FIGURE] I recieved 3 letters, wrote to Davis H Clark & others 4 in all I recieved A, Neighbor & N. York Messenger speaking of the mob in Hancock County Illinois against the Saints said that the gentile mob had burned about 100 of the building's of the Saints, And that the Saints had taken up arms against the modb according to the laws & commands of God & officers ...
    Dates:
    October 30, 1845 November 1, 1845 November 2, 1845
  • Page 174

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    December 26, 1845 ~ Friday 26th [FIGURES] I recieved 3 letters wrote 2 December 27, 1845 ~ Saturday 27th [FIGURE] Elder Ward commenced to dray the Portrait of Mrs Woodruff with little Joseph in her Arms I spent the day at the office And Elder Banks came home & spent the night with me 4 December 28, 1845 ~ Sunday 28 Sunday. In company with Br Banks I attended ...
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    December 26, 1845 December 27, 1845 December 28, 1845 December 29, 1845 December 30, 1845 December 31, 1845
  • Page 187

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    January 15, 1846 ~ Thursday 15th [FIGURE] I recieved 6 letters wrote 2 I recieved one letter from S Brannan New york Also the messenger And a times & seasons from Nauvoo. Mrs Woodruff & babe was quite unwell this morning It was Ascertained that the ship would not go out this day 8 January 16, 1846 ~ Friday [FIGURE] 16th 1846 January I went on board the Ship Liverpool with my ...
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    January 15, 1846 January 16, 1846 January 17, 1846 January 19, 1846
  • Page 303

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    against a standing oak and the fallen tree caught me against the standing oak and I came down crushed between the two trees I babdly brused my left thigh and hip and left arm broke my breast bone into about 6 inches and broke 3 ribs on my left side, bruised my lungs and vitals after the accident I sat down upon a log and waited untill Br John Garrison went a quarter of a mile to get my horse, notwithstanding I was so badly hurt ...
    Dates:
    November 3, 1846 November 4, 1846
  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    waggon whare she lay vary sick Br and Sister Benbow had been with us several days. Sister Benbow was exceding low when she came. Hardly expected she would live Mrs Woodruff used evry exhertion to nurs her up that she might recover November 5, 1846 ~ Thursday 5th I this day walked to the tent alone with the aid of a staff. Joseph is a failing is dangerously sick November 6, 1846 ~ Friday 6th ...
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    November 5, 1846 November 6, 1846 November 7, 1846 November 8, 1846 November 9, 1846 November 10, 1846 November 11, 1846
  • Page 305

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    November 12, 1846 ~ Thursday NOV 12th 1846 We found our little boy [FIGURE] JOSEPH was failing and could not possibly hold out longer evry exhertion had been made to make him comforrable and if possible to restore him to health but it seemed that he must go he continued to fail through the day and night Sister Abbot took the main charge of him during the night as Mrs Woodruff strength was mostly exhausted. He had suffered much from convulsions during his ...
    Dates:
    November 12, 1846