Mary Alice Woodruff

Mary Alice Woodruff McEwan (1879-1916) was born 2 Jan. 1879 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. She was the eighth child of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. She married William McEwan on 16 Nov. 1897, and they had eleven children. She died 14 Jan. 1916 in Salt Lake City.


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

    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 ...
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    Part of Letter to Leslie W. Snow, 28 June 1898

    Ms d 5579 S L City June 28/94 Leslie W Snow My Dear Grandson I receved your very intresting Letter of June 5./98 And was very much pleased indead to hear from you And especially to Lean that news Doing so Well I think you have been very fortunate to Meet with so good Success in the City of London All the Family are glad to hear from you, I think with your talent you will Do better financially It in the City of London than in Salt ...
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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