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 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 ...
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    May 22, 1884 May 23, 1884 May 24, 1884 May 25, 1884 May 26, 1884 May 27, 1884 May 28, 1884 May 29, 1884
  • Page 336

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Feb 10, 1884 Sunday I Attended Meeting in the Assembly Hall. Prayer By Henry Richards President J Taylor spoke One H & 27 M I Attended Meeting in the 13 ward in the Evening W Woodruff spoke 45 M, Br Wilcox 20 M Br McMurrin 10 M M F Cowley 20 M February 11, 1884 ~ Monday 11 I spent the day in the office with F D. Richards & had an interview [with] F. S. Richards upon affairs in Washington ...
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    February 11, 1884 February 12, 1884 February 13, 1884 February 14, 1884 February 15, 1884 February 16, 1884
  • Page 315

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    November 30, 1883 ~ Friday Nov 30, 1883 [FIGURE] I received 3 letters to day from Sarah Farrill & Bleak December 1, 1883 ~ Saturday Dec 1. I took cars rode to Provo to attend the quarterly conference Met at 10 oclok Prayer By Israel Coombs. The Bishops made a verbal report. W Woodruff then spoke 30 Min I dined with Br Smoot. I talked with an Icelander Elder who had just returned home. Afternoon ...
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    November 30, 1883 December 1, 1883 December 2, 1883 December 3, 1883 December 4, 1883
  • Page 424

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Feb 9, 1884 that can walk the Streets of Salt Lake in safety Marshals are after him because He has obeyed the Patriarchal Law of Marriage. We held a Meeting at 10 oclok all the Authorities of the Church were Presented & sustained all voted for the Bishop Except 1. We held a meeting at 10 oclok. Edward Bunker spoke 35 M, Bishop Cox 12 M G Teasdale 30, W Woodruff 5 m [FIGURES] I wrote 1 Letter to E Snow. I ...
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    February 10, 1885 February 11, 1885
  • Page 463

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    October 30, 1885 ~ Friday Oct 30, 1885 I spent the day reading mostly. I had an interview in the Evening with Robert Pope from Ashley October 31, 1885 ~ Saturday 31 [FIGURE] I wrote 7 Letters to J. Jaques, Sarah, Newton Mary to James Jack Delight & Emeline gave orde[r] on Jake $25. November 1, 1885 ~ Sunday Nov 1 ...
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    October 30, 1885 October 31, 1885 November 1, 1885 November 2, 1885 November 3, 1885 November 4, 1885 November 5, 1885 November 6, 1885 November 7, 1885 November 8, 1885 November 9, 1885
  • Page 387

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    August 13, 1884 ~ Wednesday Aug 13, 1884 [FIGURES] We had a telegram from Tennessee saying the mob had killed five of our Missionary Brethren were Murdered by masked Men one of the mob was killed August 14, 1884 ~ Thursday 14 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Moses Thatcher and spent most of the day in the office August 15, 1884 ~ Friday 15 I took cars & rode to Nephi {with Delight} ...
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    August 13, 1884 August 14, 1884 August 15, 1884 August 16, 1884 August 17, 1884
  • Page 466

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Nov 12 [FIGURE] I wrote Letters to G. Teasdale Leslie W Snow, Susan & J McAllister. At the Close of the funeral, Emma Clara, Delight, Marion, & Ensign & Emeline all called upon me. Coffin & Hearse $75 Articles from coop $33.25 $108.25 November 13, 1885 ~ Friday 13 Many called upon me to day among the Number was
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    November 13, 1885 November 14, 1885 November 15, 1885 November 16, 1885 November 17, 1885 November 18, 1885
  • Page 390

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    Aug 28 1884 Leslie W Snow left this morning for Philadelphia to commence his studies of surgery & Medicine & Phebe W Woodruff went with him to Onawa Iowa to visit our daughter Susan for about 2 Months President Taylor and company arived home this Evening from there Northern Journey August 29, 1884 ~ Friday 29 I spent Most of the day with Mr Bancroft On History I went to the field ...
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    August 29, 1884 August 30, 1884 August 31, 1884
  • Page 32

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    June 14, 1880 ~ Monday June 14, 1880 ^[FIGURE]^ what strange things one will dream when asleep I dreamed thi morning that Queen Victoria had received the gospel and Been Baptized she appeared vary humble, none of which is likely to happen in this world. I also thought of Prince Albert is Richard or Robert connected with his Name? ({I dreamed that Queen Victoria was sealed to me and she bid me an [holy] thanks. This is not likely to happen.}) [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to J W Young &
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    June 14, 1880 June 15, 1880 June 16, 1880 June 17, 1880 June 18, 1880 June 19, 1880 June 20, 1880 June 21, 1880 June 22, 1880
  • Page 429

    Part of Journal (February 1880 – December 1885)

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    March 6, 1884 [1885] while Praying the spirit of the Lord rested upon me in a powerful manner and when I closed President Young laid his hands upon my head & Blessed me & Ordained me to sumthing I do not remember what it was. He said I was one born out of Due time the tears ran down my face while he was Blessing me March 7, 1885 ~ Saturday 7 [FIGURE] I wrote 1 Letter to Asahel and kept copy March 8, 1885 ~ ...
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    March 7, 1885 March 8, 1885 March 9, 1885 March 10, 1885 March 11, 1885 March 12, 1885 March 13, 1885 March 14, 1885