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 441

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

    Excerpt:
    Sept 27, 1879 Lorenzo Hatch spoke 42 M, Jesse N Smith 30 M, W Woodruff spoke 10 M. I met in the Evening with the Priesthood and we reguated the Price of Tithing in this country September 28, 1879 ~ Sunday 298 Sunday I administered to Br Greer. We met at 10 oclok John Bush Prayed Reports of the several Branches of the Stake were then given read By the Clerk John R Hewlett. The General ...
    Dates:
    September 28, 1879 September 29, 1879 September 30, 1879 October 1, 1879 October 2, 1879 October 3, 1879
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Emeline Woodruff, 26 June 1886

    Excerpt:
    West Jordan, June 26, 1886 Emeline Woodruff My dear Daughter I received your letter of the 22. And I received one before that, I had not answered. The reason I had not written before is I have been at work getting up a synopsis of all my journals for 51 years, that I could record in my Last journal so I could lay them away, then I have to write from 2 to 8 letters a day myself on Church business. It is not because I have forgotten your or the ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to John Taylor and George Q. Cannon, 13 October 1885

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    St George Oct 13./85 Presidents John Taylor, & Geo Q. Cannon Beloved Brethren, Your vey kind and interest Letter of Oct 2 is received, and read with my much interest. And also your Epistle of Oct 1 to the Saints. I feel that I can say Amen with every sentiment of my heart, to every priniple contained in either of them. It certainly would have been a satisfaction to me and I presume it would have been to you to have attended the Conferenc at Logan ...
  • Page 339

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    February 27, 1884 ~ Wednesday Feb 27 1884 I spent the forenoon in the office writing I attended the council in the afternoon. The subject of the Church Property in the Territory was discussed And a committee was to be Apointed to attend to the matter. There was a crouded House at the Theater at night February 28, 1884 ~ Thursday 28 A committee was in our Historical room to day I spent the day on History and writing I wrote 1 Letter to [FIGURE]
    Dates:
    February 27, 1884 February 28, 1884 February 29, 1884 March 1, 1884
  • Page 248

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Feb 7, 1883 [FIGURES] At our council to day Br Christopher Layton was set apart as President to preside over A new stake to be organized in the southern part of Arizona bordering upon Mexico and James H Martineau as his seconed councillor. D H Kimball was appointed as his first councillor but not set apart. President Taylor said he wished Br Layton to understand that this Mission is for the purpose of esstablishing a settlement in
    Dates:
    February 8, 1883 February 9, 1883 February 10, 1883 February 11, 1883
  • Page 271

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    May 13, 1883 [FIGURES] A. O. Smoot told W. Woodruff that He & Alanson Ripley while surveying out Adam Ondi Ahman about 22 Miles North of Jackson County Missouri they came acros a stone wall in the midst of a dens forest & underbrush. The wall was 30 feet long 3 feet thick, and about 4 feet high above the ground and laid in mortar or cement. when Joseph Smith the Prophet visited the place, and Examined the wall, He said it ...
    Dates:
    May 14, 1883 May 15, 1883 May 16, 1883 May 17, 1883
  • Page 190

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Aprail 30 1882 I attended Meeting at the Tabernacle. George Bywater spoke 1 Hour and 25 Minutes to a large congregation & about 200 visiters from the East May 1, 1882 ~ Monday May 1, 1882 [FIGURES] I received 1 letter from Milo Webster I wrote 2 letter to John Morgan & M F Cowley and told Br Cowley to stay in the vineyard as long as He wished. we set apart 6 Missionaries W Woodruff was mouth with 3 &
    Dates:
    May 1, 1882 May 2, 1882 May 3, 1882 May 4, 1882 May 5, 1882 May 6, 1882
  • Page 294

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    July 30, 1883 ~ Monday July 30 1883 [FIGURE] I received 2 letters from The secretary of the Interior & Sarah. I made arangements for the shipment of the Boiler and freight to St George 12000 lbs this including 500 firebrick I went to the farm & Back 6 M July 31, 1883 ~ Tuesday 31. I spent the day in the office writing August 1, 1883 ~ Wednesday Aug 1. I spent the forenoon ...
    Dates:
    July 30, 1883 July 31, 1883 August 1, 1883 August 2, 1883 August 3, 1883 August 4, 1883
  • Page 309

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    October 22, 1883 ~ Monday Oct 22 1883 I took cars at 5.15 & rode to Salt Lake City 90 Miles [FIGURE] I went to the office & received 1 Letter from Br Harris. I had a visit from Dr H C Jessen M. D. His son is a Danish cconsol in this City. He is writing up the History of America & wanted some statistics of Utah I am vary hoarse to day [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters ...
    Dates:
    October 22, 1883 October 23, 1883 October 24, 1883 October 25, 1883 October 26, 1883 October 27, 1883 October 28, 1883
  • Page 364

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    May 22, 1884 ~ Thursday May 22, 1884 I Am better this Morning. I called upon President Taylor this Morning about going to Bannock [FIGURE] I visited the Temple. President Taylor told the People to record that the Lord was well pleased with the Temple the people had built and accepted of the Dedication at the Hands of his People, and if they wished to ornament it they were at Liberty to do so and this is the word of the Lord ...
    Dates:
    May 22, 1884 May 23, 1884 May 24, 1884 May 25, 1884 May 26, 1884 May 27, 1884 May 28, 1884 May 29, 1884