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 334

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    June 15 1878 apologise to the audience for me because I stoped so adruptly and tell them I had not fainted but was exhausted I rolled over in my bed and heard the City Hall clock Strike Twelve June 16, 1878 ~ Sunday June 16 Sunday [FIGURES] I received a Letter from J. G. Bleak & wrote one to him to day & 29. I Attended Meeting in the Tabernacle E D Woolley spoke 30 M W Woodruff 30, &
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    June 16, 1878 June 17, 1878 June 18, 1878 June 19, 1878 June 20, 1878 June 21, 1878 June 22, 1878
  • Page 335

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    June 23, 1878 ~ Sunday June 23 1878 Sunday I Attended Meeting at 1 oclok & spoke to the people 1 Hour & 20 Minuts. I went down to the farm in the Evening & returned found the crops looking well 6 M June 24, 1878 ~ Monday 24 [FIGURE] I rode to Logan, visited the Temple & Recorders Office. The Temple is doing well, I took cars & rode to Ogden & Salt Lake 100 ...
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    June 23, 1878 June 24, 1878 June 25, 1878 June 26, 1878 June 27, 1878 June 28, 1878 June 29, 1878 June 30, 1878 July 1, 1878
  • Page 337

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    July 7, 1878 Reproving the people esspecially the Elders, High priest seventies, & Bishops for their slothfulness and cold- ness and Inattention to the things of God if they did not wake up and do their duty they would be removed and others would take their place. AO Pratt spoke 8 mits and bore Testimony of what Brother Taylor had said. At the close of the meeting we met in the prayer circle I then went to the farm and Blessed Sarah Delight Woodruff child
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    July 8, 1878 July 9, 1878 July 10, 1878 July 11, 1878 July 13, 1878 July 14, 1878 July 15, 1878 July 16, 1878
  • Page 339

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    July 21, 1878 young peoples mutual improvement society and addressed them followed By F D Richards. July 22, 1878 ~ Monday 22d I took cars & Rode to S L City 40 M. [FIGURE] I received 2 Letters from John McAllister & Sarah July 23, 1878 ~ Tuesday 23d [FIGURE] I wrote 1 Letter to Sarah July 24, 1878 ~ Wednesday 24. [FIGURE] This was the stillest 24 July I Ever saw in ...
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    July 22, 1878 July 23, 1878 July 24, 1878 July 25, 1878 July 26, 1878 July 28, 1878 July 29, 1878 July 30, 1878 July 31, 1878 August 1, 1878 August 2, 1878 August 3, 1878 August 4, 1878
  • Page 351

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    November 21, 1878 ~ Thursday 21. I shot a goose flying over in the Morning and went over bear River and Returned to Smithfield 20 M November 22, 1878 ~ Friday 22 I spent the day at home & had company in the Evening November 23, 1878 ~ Saturday 23. I took cars Rode to Ogden & to Salt Lake City 100 November 24, 1878 ~ Sunday 24. Sunday I had an interview with ...
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    November 21, 1878 November 22, 1878 November 23, 1878 November 24, 1878 November 25, 1878 November 26, 1878 November 28, 1878 November 29, 1878 November 30, 1878
  • Page 363

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    January 21, 1879 ~ Tuesday Jan 21, 1879 I went to the Temple and held a council with the committee and I attending a Meeting in the Evening {May I forget the night.} 15 Mile January 33, 1879 ~ Wednesday 22. I spent the day in the Temple Officiated as Ell. Wm Rufus Slade and Julia Ann Higgingbottom Slade was adopted to W. Woodruff [FIGURE] Mary Bonnette Eyring officiated for the female portion of the family. We gave 88 Endowments WW sealed 12 couple I wrote [FIGURE] ...
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    January 21, 1879 January 23, 1879 January 24, 1879 January 25, 1879 January 26, 1879 January 27, 1879 January 28, 1879 February 2, 1879
  • Page 369

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    Feb 17, 1879 Breakfas from a fire made of Dead Joshua's a species of cacktus 12 feet high, 12 to 16 inches through which when dead makes a good fire. This desert abounds with the greatest variety of cacktuses I ever saw, the Joshuas here are ownly 12 feet high, in Calafornia they grow 50 feet. we also have the common cacktus 6 feet high, the Devils pin quishion 3 feet, the snake cacktus 6 feet, The yankee pin cacktus that is covered with Regular pins with heads on that answer for use as well ...
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    February 18, 1879 February 19, 1879
  • Page 370

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    February 20, 1879 ~ Thursday Feb 20, 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote 9 Letters to day to McAllister, Emily Spencer L. B. Young, George Rowley, J. G. Bleak, Mrs Browett, Delight & Emeline, & Moses Thatcher. I gave Brother Thatcher a full History of my Eight days travels in the desert. I spent the day confined to my room. I do not have the out door Exercise that ...
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    February 20, 1879 February 21, 1879 February 22, 1879 February 23, 1879 February 24, 1879 February 25, 1879 February 26, 1879
  • Page 394

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    March 22, 1879 ~ Saturday March 22d 18879 John W Young Pitched a tent this morning beside of his for me and I went into it and wrote 11 Letters [FIGURES] to J Jaques, E. Snow, Phebe, John Taylor Asahel, Emma & all the children in one Letter, Delight Sarah James Allen, Bleak McAllister & Nuttall ...
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    March 22, 1879 March 23, 1879 March 24, 1879 March 25, 1879 March 26, 1879
  • Page 413

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    June 14, 1879 ~ Saturday June 14, 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Lot Smith, and read the Book of Jer the new Translation of the Bible I went into the Mountain alone & built an Altar of stone and Dedicated the land to God for the Benefit of the Saints. I rode out in the Afternoon to pilot knob and walked around it I saw 3 deer 10 M June 15, 1879 ~ Sunday 15 Sunday I met with the saints at the mill at 11 ...
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    June 14, 1879 June 15, 1879 June 16, 1879 June 17, 1879 June 18, 1879 June 19, 1879