Sarah Brown Woodruff

Sarah Brown Woodruff (1834-1909) was born 1 Jan. 1834 in Henderson, Jefferson Co., New York. She was the daughter of Harry Brown and Rhoda North. She was sealed to Wilford Woodruff on 15 Mar. 1853 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, and they had eight children. She died 9 May 1909 in Smithfield, Cache Co., Utah.

Footnotes

Sarah Brown (KWJ8-ZBF), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Sarah Brown Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/sarah-brown-woodruff, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Sarah Brown Woodruff, The First Fifty Years of Relief Society (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/the-first-fifty-years-of-relief-society/people/sarah-brown-woodruff?letter=W&lang=eng, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 290

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    January 22, 1871 ~ Sunday [FIGURE] Jan 22d 1871 Sunday I took cars to Kays ward to attend the funeral of Mary Philips who died in her 98 year. I Baptized her into this Church in 1840 31 years ago the funeral commenced at 11 oclok we had a large congre- gation. I spoke one hour but had a severe cold upon my lungs which troubled me much about speaking. G. D. Watt reported my Discourse I was followed By Brother Wm Kay & Bishop
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    January 22, 1871 January 23, 1871 January 24, 1871 January 27, 1871 January 28, 1871 January 29, 1871 January 30, 1871 January 31, 1871 February 1, 1871 February 2, 1871 February 3, 1871 February 4, 1871
  • Page 300

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Sunday June 11, 1871 forenoon 30 Minuts Afternoon President G Q Cannon spok 64 Minuts we are now Having large Assemblies of Gentiles attend our Meetings. I met with the Presidency & Twelve in the Prayer Circle June 12, 1871 ~ Monday 12. I went to the field & opened a large ditch for wattering June 13, 1871 ~ Tuesday to June 14, 1871 ~ Wednesday 13 & 14 I spent the time watering my farm the crops are drying up vary much ...
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    June 12, 1871 June 13, 1871 June 14, 1871 June 15, 1871 June 16, 1871 June 17, 1871 June 18, 1871 June 19, 1871 June 22, 1871 June 23, 1871 June 24, 1871 June 25, 1871 June 26, 1871 June 27, 1871
  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    July 15 1871 we met with the school of the prophets in Paris at 11 oclok we had speeches from G. A Smith 40 M, W Woodruff 14 President Young 15 M, J. F. Smith 11 M W. Woodruff 3 M. C. C. Rich spoke of the Hay land. I wrote 2 letters to Wilford Sarah & [FIGURE] the children. President Young said He wished all who had a plurality of wives ...
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    July 16, 1871 July 17, 1871 July 18, 1871 July 19, 1871 July 20, 1871 July 21, 1871
  • Page 312

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 8, 1871 Sunday G. A. Smith W. Woodruff L Snow F. D. Richards & D Huntington Addressed the Mormon Battalion it was in the midst of a cold rain storm. there was about 60 of the Battalion present out of the 500 that went to Mexico to fight the Battles of their Country 24 years ago. Afternoon Elder O. Pratt preached one hour & 15 Minutes upon the Baptism for the dead the conference Adjourned th untill the 6 day of April ...
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    October 9, 1871 October 10, 1871
  • Page 315

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 329, 1871 I Married Christian A Dahl & Huldeh Lund on saturday MNight Oct 29, 1871 October 30, 1871 ~ Monday Oct 30. D H Wells got Bail to day in the sum of $50,000. L Snow went to court with me but we did not get in I went home & covered my Grape vines & done other choreing October 31, 1871 ~ Tuesday 31. We loaded our waggons with flour & Provision for the portion of ...
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    October 30, 1871 October 31, 1871 November 1, 1871 November 2, 1871 November 3, 1871 November 4, 1871 November 5, 1871 November 6, 1871 November 7, 1871 November 8, 1871 November 9, 1871
  • Page 317

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    November 23, 1871 ~ Thursday Nov 213 1871 It is still storming we all spent the day choreing November 24, 1871 ~ Friday 24. It rained nearly all day I felt strongly impressed to go home this feeling has been upon me since Monday Morning but it has stormed nearly Evry day & my family have urged me to stay I went to Otter Creek to day or in the Afternoon caught 10 trout November 25, 1871 ~ Saturday 25. [FIGURES] The same spirit rests upon me this morning to ...
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    November 23, 1871 November 24, 1871 November 25, 1871 November 26, 1871
  • Page 320

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Nov 28, 1871 got me a good supper kept my team over night paid my fare on the rail Road & sent me my team next day I arived home at 8 ock & was much rejoiced to be delivered from my perrils & to be with my family one more at home I wrote a letter to Sarah at wasatch [FIGURE] & another one on my arival home. I also wrote a letter to Brother Rowley at Ogden November 29, 1871 ...
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    November 29, 1871 November 30, 1871 December 1, 1871 December 2, 1871 December 3, 1871 December 4, 1871 December 5, 1871 December 6, 1871 December 7, 1871 December 8, 1871 December 9, 1871 December 10, 1871 December 11, 1871 December 12, 1871 December 13, 1871
  • Page 321

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 13, 1871 Brigham Youngs coming home to stand his trial before the unjust judges now holding court in Salt Lake City out of 15 Men all thought it wisdom & good policy for him to come to the City & stand his trial (although He could not have a fair impartial trial) Except 4 of us were of the oposite opinion viz J Taylor W. Woodruff A Carrington & Wm C. Stanes, yet all agreed to leave it ...
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    December 14, 1871 December 15, 1871 December 16, 1871 December 17, 1871 December 18, 1871 December 22, 1871 December 23, 1871 December 24, 1871 December 25, 1871 December 26, 1871 December 27, 1871 December 28, 1871 December 29, 1871 December 30, 1871 December 31, 1871
  • Page 325

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Jan 2d 1872 Church appeared in the Court room to answer to the writ Fitch & Hemstead appeared as his council & asked for Bail. Bates the Prosicuting Attorney also Asked for Bail & Put the sum at $500000. MCKean the Judge Refused Bail But put President Young into the Hands of the Marshall to be confined in one of President Youngs own Homes then President Young returned to his own house in company with the Marshall I ...
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    January 3, 1872 January 4, 1872 January 5, 1872 January 6, 1872 January 7, 1872 January 8, 1872 January 9, 1872 January 10, 1872 January 11, 1872 January 12, 1872 January 13, 1872
  • Page 326

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    January 14, 1872 ~ Sunday Jan 14, 1872 Sunday I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended a Meeting in the Tabernacle L. E. Harrington spoke in the Morning 48 Minutes Afternoon Lorenzo Snow spoke one hour & 14 Minuts. I met with the presidency & 12 for Prayer & Attended meeting in the 14 ward in the Evening & spoke about one hour followed By L. E. Harrington January 15, 1872 ~ Monday 15 [FIGURE] I wrote a Letter to
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    January 14, 1872 January 15, 1872 January 16, 1872 January 17, 1872 January 18, 1872 January 19, 1872 January 20, 1872