Sarah Delight Stocking Woodruff

Sarah Delight Stocking Woodruff (1838-1906) was born 26 Jul. 1838 in Canton, Hartford Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of John Jay Stocking and Emeline Catherine Ensign. She was sealed to Wilford Woodruff on 31 Jul. 1857 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, and they had seven children. She died 28 May 1906 in Salt Lake City.

Footnotes

Sarah Delight Stocking (KWNT-8NY), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). Sarah Delight Stocking Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/sarah-delight-stocking-woodruff, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Sarah Delight Stocking Woodruff, The First Fifty Years of Relief Society (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/the-first-fifty-years-of-relief-society/people/sarah-delight-stocking-woodruff?letter=W&lang=eng, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 353

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

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    September 26, 1872 ~ Wednesday Sept 25, 1872 G. A. Smith & myself attended the boat race in the morning the Pioneer beat I sent a Telegram to P. W. Woodruff My Bill at Sacramento was about $50 including $10 to assist to Emigrate a family of Saints. We left Sacramento at 2 oclok On the sleeping cars. I rode oin the Engine room to the summit Sira Nevada Mountain whare I had a good view of the Country September 26, 1872 ~ ...
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    September 26, 1872 September 26, 1872 September 27, 1872 September 28, 1872 September 29, 1872 September 30, 1872 October 1, 1872 October 2, 1872 October 3, 1872
  • Page 356

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

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    October 21, 1872 ~ Monday Oct 21, I1st872 I spent the day at the farm & night at home in the city. Rosanna Sarah Delights child was vary low she has been wasting away for months I was up with her the latter part of the night October 22, 1872 ~ Tuesday 22d [FIGURE] Rosanna Died this morning 15 Minuts to 8 oclok I made arangements for the funeral tomorrow at 11 oclok October 23, 1872 ...
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    October 21, 1872 October 22, 1872 October 23, 1872 October 24, 1872 October 25, 1872 October 26, 1872 October 27, 1872 October 28, 1872 October 29, 1872 October 30, 1872 October 31, 1872 November 1, 1872 November 2, 1872 November 3, 1872 November 4, 1872 November 7, 1872 November 8, 1872 November 9, 1872 November 10, 1872
  • Page 64

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

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    February 12, 1867 ~ Tuesday [FIGURE] Feb 12, 1867 I met at the Historians office at 2 oclok and S A Woolley and 2 wives also Emma Woodruff received their second Anointings. G. A. Smith Anointed. I Attended a party At President Brigham Youngs Lion House commenced at 4 oclk we had a magnificet supper my Daughter Bulah went with me Govornor Durkee & many other Gentiles were present as wer ...
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    February 12, 1867 February 13, 1867 February 14, 1867 February 15, 1867 February 16, 1867 February 17, 1867 February 18, 1867 February 19, 1867 February 20, 1867
  • Page 126

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

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    February 29, 1868 ~ Saturday Feb 29, 1868 I spent the forenoon in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 35. H C Kimball sealed 6 couple & D. H. Wells 18 couple March 1, 1868 ~ Sunday March 1, 1868 This is my Birth Day I am 61 years old this day. I spent the forenoon in the 14 ward sunday [FIGURE] school though I still suffer severely with a cold There was about 250 children present they gave ...
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    February 29, 1868 March 1, 1868 March 2, 1868 March 4, 1868 March 5, 1868 March 6, 1868 March 7, 1868 March 8, 1868
  • Page 130

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

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    April 12, 1868 ~ Sunday April 12, Sunday 1868 I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle Eleazer Miller Prayed and Peter Nebeker spoke 10 Minutes Lucius J Pack 20 & Albert Brown 32 minutes In the afternoon G Q Cannon pr[a]y[ed] Erastus Snow spoke one hour & 10 minutes G A Smith spoke 25 Minutes I attended the Prayer circle with the ...
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    April 12, 1868 April 13, 1868 April 14, 1868 April 18, 1868 April 19, 1868 April 20, 1868 April 21, 1868 April 22, 1868 April 23, 1868 April 24, 1868 April 25, 1868
  • Page 133

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

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    May 17, 1868 ~ Sunday May 17, 1868 [FIGURES] Sunday I received a letter from Wilford & Emily Jane & wrote one in return I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended meeting in the Tabernacle. G Q Cannon Prayed J Vancott spoke 20 M[inutes] L. W. Hardy spoke 35 Minutes J. C. Little spoke 30 Minute Afternoon Prayer By O Pratt Brother Maybin spoke 5 Minutes
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    May 17, 1868 May 18, 1868 May 19, 1868 May 20, 1868 May 21, 1868 May 22, 1868 May 23, 1868 May 24, 1868 May 25, 1868 May 26, 1868 May 27, 1868 May 28, 1868
  • Page 134

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

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    May 29, 1868 ~ Friday May 29 1868 I came to the City & attended the school of the Prophets Making the railroad, & the union of the people, & Esstablishing waggon & carriage shops & furniture were discussed Presidents Young & Wells & G. Q. Cannon spoke upon the subject I received [FIGURE] a Letter from Delight May 30, 1868 ~ Saturday 30. I spent the day in the Endowment House we ...
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    May 29, 1868 May 30, 1868 May 31, 1868 June 1, 1868 June 2, 1868 June 3, 1868 June 4, 1868 June 5, 1868 June 6, 1868
  • Page 136

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

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    June 16, 1868 ~ Tuesday June 16, 1868 I let Bishop Hoagland have 1000lbs of flour on the Emigration & get Ezra Foss to go After Keets I wrote 2 letters to Wilford & Delight [FIGURE] I spent the day at home June 17, 1868 ~ Wednesday to June 19, 1868 ~ Friday 17 18 & 19. I spent the time diging ditches watering wheat & hoeing Corn June 20, 1868 ~ Saturday 20 ...
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    June 16, 1868 June 17, 1868 June 19, 1868 June 20, 1868 June 21, 1868 June 22, 1868 June 23, 1868
  • Page 175

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

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    Feb 28, 1869 seconed Anointing Mrs Woodruff was anointed for her sister Mary Carter Woodruff. I attended Meeting in the Afternoon Erastus Snow Preached more than an hour. I preached in Bishop Hardys ward in the Evening March 1, 1869 ~ Monday March 1, 1869. This is my birth day I am 62 years [FIGURE] old this day & still a vary hard laboring man At [FIGURES] 9 oclok this Morning I met with the Presidency &
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    March 1, 1869 March 2, 1869 March 3, 1869 March 4, 1869 March 5, 1869 March 6, 1869 March 7, 1869 March 8, 1869 March 9, 1869 March 10, 1869
  • Page 177

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

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    March 28, 1869 ~ Sunday March 28, 1869 sunday I met with My Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle. N H Felt spoke 40 minuts in the forenoon & G Q Cannon one hour in the Afternoon [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Robert W Scott Frankfort KY, & one to Sarah D. Woodruff. I Preached in the Evening at the 14 ward school House. I met with the 12 for prayer ...
    Dates:
    March 28, 1869 March 29, 1869 March 30, 1869 March 31, 1869 April 1, 1869 April 2, 1869 April 3, 1869 April 4, 1869 April 5, 1869 April 6, 1869