Sarah Elinor Brown Woodruff Lamb
Lamb, Sarah Elinor (Eleanor) Brown Woodruff (1827-1914), was born 22 Aug. 1827 in Vinalhaven, Knox County, Maine. She was the daughter of Charles Brown and Mary Arey. She was sealed to Wilford Woodruff on 2 Aug. 1846. She chose to leave their sealing fifteen days later. Sarah married Lisbon Lamb on 15 Feb. 1849 in Kansville, Pottawattamie County, Iowa. She migrated to Utah and eventually settled in Farmington, Davis County, Utah where she died on 25 Dec. 1914.
Brown, Sarah Elinor (KWNL-HWV). “Family Tree,” database FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Apr. 2021).
Excerpt:July 29, 1846 ~ Wednesday 29th Mrs Woodruff was quit unwell this morning in consequence of the exposure through the night we had A warm plesant day And A busy time in drying beds goods &c sundry articles July 30, 1846 ~ Thursday 30th spent the day Hunting Cattle July 31, 1846 ~ Friday 31st Went to the river with 12 yoke of cattle & 5 men of our company to draw up waggons from the river it was an exeeding ...Dates:July 29, 1846 July 30, 1846 July 31, 1846 August 1, 1846 August 2, 1846
Excerpt:all business appertaining to the settlement during the winter. we had a council with col Cane some important things were said A resolution formed to address fcertain resolutions to the Hon president Polk with expressions of gratitude for his kindness to the Latter day saints in arming 500 of them & planting them in Calafornia And paying them as soldiers & offering other privileges spoke against Gov Boggs being Governor of California & Oregon As his friends were trying to make him. President Young ...Dates:August 8, 1846
Excerpt:August 26, 1846 ~ Wednesday 26th Rode to the Mo River & crossed the ferry two of the Omahas were with us to the cold spring, shot there steel pointed arrows to divert us, we dined at Peter Haws on the way, at the Cold Springs I saw Br E Snow & several families from there we rode to the Camp of Israel on the way we were in sight of the Omahas village or lodges which was quite A pleasant ...Dates:August 26, 1846 August 27, 1846
Excerpt:his son was A young chief called Young Elk there were also present about 60 old men and Braves. As it was late we adjourned the council untill tomorrow morning we met in council among ourselves & done business. Among other things appointed 3 men to buy up the cattle & sell beef which was Lorenzo Young C. P. Lott & A. Cutler August 28, 1846 ~ Friday 28th [FIGURE] Met in council this morning ...Dates:August 28, 1846 August 29, 1846
Excerpt:said upon the subject. They manifested a disposition to live els whare and I wished them to do so if they would not conduct better Elder Richards prophe- syed to them in the name of the Lord that they would see the day that they would be willing to have there right arm severed from there body if that would restore them to the place & station they were now loosing. but in consequence of there bad conduct I sent Caroline to her Father ...Dates:August 30, 1846 August 31, 1846
Excerpt:we met some wolves in the road but they left before we got near enough to shot them. we arived home about 9 oclok at night 15 miles September 6, 1846 ~ Sunday 6th Sunday I was sick all day and did not leave my bed untill near night. Br Joseph ^Young^ Arived in camp & preached to day was followed by Brigham Young good instruction was given. Two young men was whiped 30 blows with Hickory gads upon the bare back ...Dates:September 6, 1846 September 7, 1846 September 8, 1846