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 231

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 31, 1857 ~ Friday July 31: I called upon Brother Kimball early this morning & had some conversation with him He told me a dream He said He thought He had some Hogs caught with ropes & he was driving them up a moun- tain He had one vary fat hog He said we had better kill him he would never be as good again to kill as now he told some one to take care of him for a while till he could attend to some others and they let him get ...
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    July 31, 1857 August 1, 1857 August 2, 1857
  • Page 333

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    October 15, 1858 ~ Friday Oct 15 I spent the day diging potatoes met with the 70s in the seminary in the evening G A Smith preached I followed him October 16, 1858 ~ Saturday 16th I spent the day husking corn I spent the evening in the prayer circle October 17, 1858 ~ Sunday 17th Sunday I met with the People at 2 oclock I preached to the people was followed by G A. Smith in the evening ...
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    October 15, 1858 October 16, 1858 October 17, 1858 October 18, 1858 October 19, 1858 October 21, 1858 October 22, 1858 October 23, 1858 October 24, 1858
  • Page 370

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Jan 23 I met with the Quorum of the Twelve for Prayer C. C. Rich Prayed. F. D. Richards was mouth. we conversed till 9 oclok upon the subject of the Education of the people in this Territory & the furnishing of the people with Books they estimated that it would cost about one million of Dollars to furnish Books & stationary to educate what people there was now in the Territory in speaking of the Deserett Alphabet they thought we would have to ...
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    January 24, 1859 January 25, 1859 January 26, 1859 January 27, 1859
  • Page 408

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    May 13, 1859 ~ Friday May 13 The wind still blows vary hard this morning but we went to work & planted another acre of potatoes but it was performed in the midst of great labor as the wind filled our eyes & face with sand & dirt & it was with great difficulty that we could stand upon our feet we returned home & saw the bad Effects of the wind & water as we travelled my Eyes were in much pain & face nearly blistered the Easterne Mail arived ...
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    May 13, 1859 May 14, 1859 May 15, 1859 May 16, 1859 May 17, 1859 May 18, 1859 May 19, 1859
  • Page 432

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Aug 1st find them on the range I went on to the top of the highest peaks & traveled till dark then got my supper & started for home Sarah Delight Woodruff with me. it was dark we could not see the road & the Mules would not keep it so we lost the road & wandered about for some time without any road when about half way home we met Robert Scholes coming with one of the Horses we were hunting they had gone home to the farm across ...
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    August 3, 1859 August 4, 1859 August 5, 1859 August 6, 1859 August 7, 1859 August 8, 1859
  • Page 446

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    November 2, 1859 ~ Wednesday Nov 2nd I was attacked in my left right lung with severe pain and caugh which somewhat alarmed me. I had to lie upon my back or sit in a chair as I could not lie upon either side. Up to this time my right lung had been sound, this attack did not last me ownly about 2 days before the caugh left me & soon the soreness also. November 3, 1859 ~ Thursday to November 5, 1859 ~ Saturday 3, 4, & ...
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    November 2, 1859 November 3, 1859 November 5, 1859 November 6, 1859 November 7, 1859 November 9, 1859 November 10, 1859 November 11, 1859 November 12, 1859 November 13, 1859 November 14, 1859 November 15, 1859 November 16, 1859 November 17, 1859 November 18, 1859 November 19, 1859
  • Page 448

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    November 29, 1859 ~ Tuesday Nov 29 29 It is still vary Heavy weather. I walked out into East Temple Street. The Dains finished husking my corn. I had 112 bushels of shelled corn. One half of my corn was destroyed in my Field by unruly cattle after it was shucked up I had half of a Beef sent me to day from the tithing office November 30, 1859 ~ Wednesday 30th I spent the day at home December 1, 1859 ~ Thursday to December ...
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    November 29, 1859 November 30, 1859 December 1, 1859 December 2, 1859 December 3, 1859 December 4, 1859 December 5, 1859 December 6, 1859 December 7, 1859
  • Page 453

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    Dec 28 looking over the news Mr John Borown was Hung in Charleston Jefferson Co Virginia, on the 2nd inst I attended the meeting of the seventies at the seventies Hall Opened By singing & Prayer by Henry Herriman. The meeting was Addressed by Brother Hunt and Willis Brother Hunt spoke of a speckled Buird visited him I followed Brother Willis the spirt [first] time I have spoken since I was sick I spoke some 15 minutes I was followed ...
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    December 29, 1859 December 30, 1859 December 31, 1859
  • Page 345

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    January 28, 1865 ~ Saturday Jan 28, 1865 I spent most of the day at the Endowment house we gave Endow- ments to 42 persons. W. Woodruff sealed 12 couple & G. Q. Cannon 9 couple [blank] [FIGURE] I sat for a likeness with Emma & her two children and Sarah Delight & her two children I spent some time in the Office writing in my Journal. I conversed with Capt Walter Holebrook who was in the Battle ...
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    January 28, 1865 January 29, 1865 January 30, 1865 January 31, 1865 February 1, 1865 February 2, 1865 February 3, 1865 February 4, 1865 February 5, 1865
  • Page 347

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    February 16, 1865 ~ Thursday Feb 16, 1865 I spent the day in the Endowment house we gave Endowments to 54 H. C. Kimball sealed 2 couple W Woodruff 10 couple G. Q. Cannon 10 couple February 17, 1865 ~ Friday 17 I assisted in giving Endowments to 62. W. W. sealed 10 couple G. Q. C. 6 couple February 18, 1865 ~ Saturday 18 I assisted in giving Endowments to 28. W Woodruff sealed 9 couple
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    February 16, 1865 February 17, 1865 February 18, 1865 February 19, 1865 February 20, 1865 February 21, 1865 February 22, 1865 February 23, 1865 February 24, 1865