Mary Woodruff, b. 1867

Woodruff, Mary (1867-1903), was born on 26 Oct. 1867 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. She was the daughter of Wilford Woodruff and Sarah Brown. Mary was an educated school teacher and she taught in Smithfield, Farmington, and Coalville, Utah from 1888-1892. She was a devoted attendant to her mother, but after they moved to Provo, Utah County, Mary died at the age of 35 on 15 Feb. 1903.


Mary Woodruff (KWVS-7GF), “Family Tree,” database FamilySearch (, accessed 4 Feb. 2021). Archibald F. Bennett, “The Lineage of Wilford Woodruff,” Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, vol. 22 (April 1831), p. 61. 1870 U.S. Census, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah, p. 657, Mary Woodruff. “Utah Death Registers, 1847–1966,” p. 203 (1903), Mary Woodruff; citing series 21866, from Utah Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Utah State Archives and Records Service, Salt Lake City, UT. Sylvia Moses Handley, Kate B. Carter, ed. “Sarah Brown Woodruff,” Our Pioneer Heritage, vol. 10 (Salt Lake City: ISDUP, 1967), pp 235-236. “Death of Miss Woodruff,” Deseret Evening News, 16 Feb. 1903, p. 8. “Mary Woodruff,” Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co,, UT; Find a Grave, 2 Jun. 2012, memorial no. 91254335 (, accessed 4 Feb. 2021).

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