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 160

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

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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
  • Page 163

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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
  • Page 190

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    Nov 10, 1876 The Temple in St George is 143 feet long, 93 feet wide, 84 feet high to the square and is as white as snow both inside and out and is a Beautiful contrast with the red appearance of the surrounding country. The stands at the Melchedizedek and Aaronic Priesthoods were Plain but vary Beautiful. The following are the letters to be placed upon the East Stand P. M. P. H. President of the Melchizedeck Priesthood P. S. Z ...
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    November 11, 1876 November 12, 1876
  • Page 220

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    Jan 1, 1877 In the last remark the President made he struck the pulpit with a hickery cane filled with knots with such power that he buried three of the knots into the solid wood that they may remain ther for a generation if they are not filled up, his feet began to amend from the time he made his speech. Thus I have recorded in my Journal 20 Pages of the Prayers and procedings of the dedication of this the Temple of the Lord in St George ...
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    January 2, 1877 January 3, 1877 January 4, 1877 January 5, 1877 January 6, 1877
  • Page 223

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    Jan 18, 1877 [FIGURE] I wrote 1 Letter to A. O. Smoot we received the Jan 13 No of the News containing the account of the Dedication of the Temple [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from Phebe, Brigham, & Emeline. we ordained 8 Elders for the dead W Woodruff ordain 3, gave Endowment to 18 for the dead 1 for the living, B. Young Jr sealed 12 for the dead January 19, 1877 ~ Friday 19. Endowments given 1 ...
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    January 19, 1877 January 20, 1877 January 21, 1877 January 22, 1877 January 23, 1877 January 24, 1877 January 25, 1877
  • Page 247

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    April 15, 1877 ~ Sunday April 15, 1877 My family came March 27 left April 14 stayed 18 days Met in the Tabernacle at 102 oclok A F McDonald prayed G Q Cannon spoke 2 Minuts President Young spoke 12 M[inutes] J W Young 12 Minuts Bishop Preston 10 Minutes, E Snow 6 M[inutes] G Q Cannon 23 Wm Gibbs 5 M[inutes]. I spent the Evening at President
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    April 15, 1877 April 16, 1877 April 17, 1877 April 18, 1877 April 19, 1877 April 20, 1877
  • Page 259

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    June 20, 1877 ~ Wednesday June 20. we baptized 200 to day in the Temple and gave Endowments to 797. Ordained 37 Elders W Woodruff sealed 2 couple and sealed 2 children to Parents D H Cannon sealed 37. [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to Phebe and Sarah June 21, 1877 ~ Thursday 21 we gave Endowments to 140. Ordained Elders 53, D H Cannon sealed 36 couple W Woodruff gave 8 Second Anointing [FIGURE] I ...
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    June 20, 1877 June 21, 1877 June 22, 1877 June 23, 1877 June 24, 1877 June 25, 1877 June 26, 1877
  • Page 271

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    August 14, 1877 ~ Tuesday Aug 14, 1877 we drove to St George over a vary rough road as it was yesterday. I telegraphed to President Young of my arival and had one in return August 15, 1877 ~ Wednesday 15. I spent the day in the Temple we gave 55 Endowments Ordained 22 Elders J D T McAllister sealed 5 couple & ^[FIGURE]^ D. H. Cannon 6. I wrote 2 letters to Mr
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    August 14, 1877 August 15, 1877 August 16, 1877 August 17, 1877 August 18, 1877 August 19, 1877 August 20, 1877
  • Page 317

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    April 11, 1878 ~ Thursday April 11th 1878 I arose this morning quite weary not having retired to bed till near 3 oclok this morning. I went to the Endowments House and sealed 27 couple among the Number my son David Patten Woodruff and Isabel Hatch [FIGURE] I wrote No 7. I wrote to McAllister about the waggon and harness And gave a list of the property that the Executors turned over to the Trustee in trust of the Church ...
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    April 11, 1878 April 12, 1878 April 13, 1878 April 14, 1878 April 15, 1878 April 16, 1878
  • Page 324

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    May 20, 1878 F D Richards 16, L W Hardy 15 M R. T. Burton 16, L J Nuttall 10, George Teasdale 6 M J Taylor 15 M ^I went to Nephi.^ May 21, 1878 ~ Tuesday 21. I took waggon & Rode to york 16 Mils and cars to S L City 75 M May 22, 1878 ~ Wednesday 22d [FIGURE] I Received ...
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    May 21, 1878 May 22, 1878 May 23, 1878 May 24, 1878 May 25, 1878 May 26, 1878 May 27, 1878 May 28, 1878 May 29, 1878 May 30, 1878 May 31, 1878