Lavilla Woodruff Day

Lavilla Woodruff Day (1813-1907) was born 7 Apr. 1813 in Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of Titus Woodruff and Lua Alling and a cousin of Wilford Woodruff. She married Carlos C. Day on 22 Sep. 1833 in Avon, and they had five children. She died 26 Aug. 1907 in Lawrenceville, Tioga Co., Pennsylvania.

Footnotes

Lavilla Woodruff (LHVD-9MY), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 May 2022). Lavilla Woodruff Day, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/lavilla-woodruff-day, accessed 10 May 2022). "Church records, v. 1-5, 1751-1941," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 May 2022); Daughter of Titus Woodruff, 8 Apr. 1813, Avon, Connecticut, p. 16; citing Avon Connecticut, West Avon Congregational Church, image 138/484; DGS 8137283. Susan Emma Woodruff Abbott, Woodruff Genealogy Descendants of Mathew Woodruff of Farmington, Connecticut (New Haven, Connecticut: The Harty Press, Inc, 1963), p. 111; digital images, GoogleBooks (https://books.google.com, accessed 11 May 2022). “Lavilla Woodruff Day” (1813-1907), memorial no. 41033072; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 11 May 2022). "Probate Records of Avon, Connecticut, from 1836-1874, volume 1," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 11 May 2022); Titus Woodruff, 6 Feb. 1864, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, p. 283; citing Connecticut. Probate Court (Avon District), “Probate Records of Avon, Connecticut, from 1836-1874, volume 1,” image 156/241; DGS 7626272. Boston Evening Transcript, “ANSWERS” (Boston, Massachusetts), 13 Jul. 1914, vol. 162, p. 12; database with images, Newspapers.com (https://newspapers.com, accessed 11 May 2022). Hartford Courant, “WEST AVON.” (Hartford, Connecticut), 31 Aug. 1907, vol. 208, p. 17; database with images, Newspapers.com (https://newspapers.com, accessed 11 May 2022).

Mentioned in

  • Page 163

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

    Excerpt:
    July 6, 1837 ~ Thursday A view of the place of my nativity July 6th This was a day of great interest to me I left aunt Wheelers, after visiting Daniel Luther, and many in the place I walked in Comp- any with Elder Hale on the Canal to Uncle Adna Hart's from thence to Woodfords mills built and formerly owned by my father Aphek Woodruff I was born and spent my youth upon the ...
    Dates:
    July 6, 1837
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Asahel H. Woodruff, 7 July 1837

    Excerpt:
    I took the stage in Canaan to visit Avon July 5th I made a short stop in New hartford shook hands with Richard B Cowles & past on I arived at Woodford tavern & once more trod the soil of Avon. I spent the night at aunt Wheelers I saw Daniel, & Luther, I went over to Nod to see the friends there Daniel Wheeler has had a hard time of it in the whaleing line, he ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Asahel H. Woodruff from Wilford Woodruff and Eunice Hart Woodruff Webster, 26 June 1838

    Excerpt:
    & quite a number manifested their faith in the work & several offered themselves for Baptism but it was finally omitted for a season & 9 fondly left without Baptism any in the places but I sowed the seed some of which will bring forth fruit I next traveled by land to Farmington & was again joyfully receeved at a Fathers House I have often wished I could have had your company while on this visit. I never have enjoyed a visit of my fathers house more agreeable than this, every thing looks ...
  • Page 201

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

    Excerpt:
    February 11, 1889 ~ Monday Feb 11, 1889 ^[FIGURE]^ I signed 77 Recommends I received 41 Letters I wrote 5 Letters 3 Public & to Horatio Stanley & Sarah I attended the Z. C. M. I. Board Meeting & spent the night at the Gardo February 12, 1889 ~ Tuesday 12 [FIGURE] I signed 19 Recommends I received ^13^ Letters I wrote I wrote 4 Letters to G. Q. Cannon, Bell Moses and Phebe ...
    Dates:
    February 11, 1889 February 12, 1889 February 13, 1889 February 14, 1889 February 15, 1889 February 16, 1889 February 17, 1889 February 18, 1889 February 19, 1889 February 20, 1889 February 21, 1889
  • Page 199

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

    Excerpt:
    January 17, 1889 ~ Thursday Jan 17, 1889 [FIGURE] I went to the Gordo in the Morning. I signed 17 Recommend I received 16 Letters I wrote 6 Letters 4 Public And to John H. Woodruff and sent him an Obituary Also wrote to Henry I received a Letter from John H. Woodruff son of Thompson Woodruff I signed 132 drafts in Liverpool January 18, 1889 ~ Friday ^18^ [FIGURE] I signed 22 Recommends I received ...
    Dates:
    January 17, 1889 January 18, 1889 January 19, 1889 January 20, 1889 January 21, 1889 January 22, 1889 January 23, 1889 January 24, 1889 January 25, 1889 January 26, 1889 January 27, 1889 January 28, 1889