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 106

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    December 22, 1874 ~ Tuesday Dec 212 1874 I went to the farm & back 6 [miles] December 23, 1874 ~ Wednesday 23rd I went to the Endowment House we Baptized 57 D H Wells sealed 5 couple December 24, 1874 ~ Thursday 24. Brother Pettit, Brigham, Asahel & Myself took my team & waggon & drove to the Salt Lake shore &near Grantsville & ...
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    January 1, 1875 ~ Friday Jan 1, 1875 Jan 1, 1875 I went from the farm to the City [FIGURES] & I received 2 letters from Sarah & David & I wrote 1 letter in return January 2, 1875 ~ Saturday 2nd I Attended meeting with the Officers of the United order January 3, 1875 ~ Sunday 3rd Sunday I Attended the funeral of A Brother Claytons child which was scalded to ...
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    February 3, 1875 ~ Wednesday Feb 3rd 18575 [FIGURES] I received 6 letters from Swan, Thatcher, Carter, Librarian Gardner & 14 ward I wrote 7 letters to Bador L & Phebe Snow Sarah, George Swan Moses Thatcher & Assistant Librarian sent $3. I went to the Endowment House there was Baptized 147 W Woodruff sealed 9 couple for the Dead. I called at the printing office, Historians Office &
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  • Page 116

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    March 1, 1875 I met with the officers of Zions Saving Bank & in the Evening I Attended a party of the Seventies at the 14 ward school House March 2, 1875 ~ Tuesday 2 I spent the day making Posts March 3, 1875 ~ Wednesday 3rd I spent a part of the day in the Endowment House we Baptized 250 persons for the dead D H Wells sealed 40 couple & W Woodruff 59 c[ouple] March 4, 1875 ~ Thursday ...
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    March 2, 1875 March 3, 1875 March 4, 1875 March 5, 1875 March 6, 1875 March 7, 1875 March 8, 1875 March 9, 1875 March 10, 1875 March 11, 1875
  • Page 119

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    March 28, 1875 ~ Sunday March 28, 1875 Sunday I was quite unwell this morning I attended the funeral of Sister Mary Brown and spoke to a large congregation over one hour, there were 27 veacles mostly carriges followed the body to the grave. I attended the prayer circle with the Presidency & Twelve March 29, 1875 ~ Monday 29. A Big snow storm this morning I went to the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 22 President
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    March 28, 1875 March 29, 1875 March 30, 1875 March 31, 1875 April 1, 1875 April 2, 1875 April 3, 1875 April 4, 1875 April 5, 1875 April 6, 1875
  • Page 122

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    April 19, 1875 ~ Monday April 19 I went through the Provo Woollen Factory & returned to the Salt Lake City 100 Mils April 20, 1875 ~ Tuesday 20. I went to my Farm sowed 1 1/2 acre of Barley, set out some trees & returned to the city & attended a cooperative meeting April 21, 1875 ~ Wednesday 21. I spent the day in the Endowment House we baptized 254 & confirmed them
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    April 19, 1875 April 20, 1875 April 21, 1875 April 22, 1875 April 24, 1875 April 25, 1875 April 26, 1875 April 27, 1875 April 28, 1875 April 29, 1875 April 30, 1875 May 1, 1875 May 2, 1875 May 3, 1875 May 4, 1875 May 5, 1875
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    Jan 1, 1876 Saturday I spent this New Years day laboring with my had [hands] January 2, 1876 ~ Sunday 2nd Sunday A plesant morning but cold we have had a vary warm December so much so that Farmers have ploughed during most of the Month January 3, 1876 ~Monday 3rd I moved Delight into her New House January 4, 1876 ~ Tuesday 4. We drew a ton of coal to the field January 5, 1876 ~ Wednesday 5 we drew a ton of ...
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    January 2, 1876 January 3, 1876 January 4, 1876 January 5, 1876 January 6, 1876 January 7, 1876 January 8, 1876 January 9, 1876 January 10, 1876 January 11, 1876 January 12, 1876 January 13, 1876 January 14, 1876 January 15, 1876 January 16, 1876
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    January 28, 1876 ~ Friday Jan 28 1876 I spent the forenoon writing the names of the Hart Genealogy and the Afternoon in the council January 29, 1876 ~ Saturday 29 I spent the afternoon in the council January 30, 1876 ~ Sunday 30 Sunday I was unwell I met with the Twelve in the Evening for prayer January 31, 1876 ~ Monday 31. [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to Wilford & Emily & Sarah ...
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    January 28, 1876 January 29, 1876 January 30, 1876 January 31, 1876 February 1, 1876 February 2, 1876 February 3, 1876 February 4, 1876 February 5, 1876 February 6, 1876 February 7, 1876
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    March 7, 1876 ~ Tuesday March 7, 1876 I spent the day at the farm I draged in 3 1/2 acres of wheat and was vary lame and returned to the city 6 M[iles] March 8, 1876 ~ Wednesday 8. March Mrs Phebe W Woodruff is 69 years old to day we are having a driving snow storm today I spent [FIGURES] the day in the House and wrote 5 Letters to Wilford, Sarah,
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    March 7, 1876 March 8, 1876 March 9, 1876 March 10, 1876 March 11, 1876 March 12, 1876 March 13, 1876 March 14, 1876 March 18, 1876 March 19, 1876 March 20, 1876 March 21, 1876 March 22, 1876 March 23, 1876
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    March 23, 1876 we Administered to Bulah by the laying on of Hands prayer and labor with her and with the blessing of God her life was spared March 24, 1876 ~ Friday ^24th^ [FIGURE] I wrote 3 letters to Wilford, Sarah, & Susan I sent Susan $5 March 26, 1876 ~ Sunday to March 30, 1876 ~ Thursday ^March 30 Wilford had a son born to day^ 26 ...
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    March 24, 1876 March 26, 1876 March 30, 1876 March 31, 1876 April 1, 1876 April 2, 1876 April 3, 1876 April 4, 1876 April 5, 1876