Saroquetes Woodruff

Saroquetes (Keats, Keets, Nephi) Woodruff (1850-1901) was born in Apr. 1850. He was a Piede Indian and joined Wilford Woodruff's family on 21 Mar. 1857 in Utah Territory. He died 13 Feb. 1901 in Kaysville, Davis Co., Utah.

Footnotes

Keats Woodruff (LCT5-KV6), "Family Tree," database,FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Jan. 2023). Saroquetes Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/saroquetes-woodruff, accessed 10 Mar. 2022). 1900 U.S. Census, 88th District Sugar Precinct, Salt Lake Co., Utah, State Prison, p. 177, sheet 2B, Keets Woodruff; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 28 Jun. 2022). Thomas G. Alexander, Things in Heaven and Earth: The Life and Times of Wilford Woodruff, a Mormon Prophet (Salt Lake City, UT: Signature Books, 1993), 229. Salt Lake Tribune, “Awful Death on Track,” 14 Feb. 1901, p. 8; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 14 Mar. 2022). Salt Lake Tribune, “Was Keats Woodruff,” 24 Feb. 1901, p. 3; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 14 Mar. 2022).

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  • Page 147

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    August 23, 1868 ~ Sunday Aug 23, 1868 Sunday The sunday school Children met at 8 oclok & was addressed By President Young there was a large Number present Meeting opened at 10 oclok Prayer By C. C. Rich John Taylor spoke ^one hour^ 15 M[inutes] G. Q. Cannon 61 minutes Afternoon Prayer By J. F. Smith Sacrament Administered L Snow spoke 24 M[inutes] C. C. Rich 18 G. A. Smith 22 President Young ...
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    August 23, 1868 August 24, 1868 August 25, 1868 August 26, 1868 August 28, 1868 August 29, 1868 August 30, 1868
  • Page 158

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    The Funeral of Vilate Kimball Oct 24 1867 and we feel themir influence. We also have all the devils that fall from Heaven & wicked men to contend with but whare, those spirits have power on a person they Effect the body but does it take any Glory from Vilate because of her affliction No not in the least she will have a greater reward. She has not Been afflicted because of sins, But Because the devil has power on her body & some in this City who cherish
    Dates:
    October 26, 1868
  • Page 159

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 26 most of his two last fingers I took him home to my house & we had to watch him closely all night He suffered a great deal through the night October 27, 1868 ~ Tuesday 27 Asahel had a spasm this morning & came near having the lock Jaw He was quite a sufferer through the day I set up with him untill 10 oclok at Night He rested quite well the fore part of the night But suffered a good deal the latter part ...
    Dates:
    October 27, 1868 October 28, 1868 October 29, 1868 October 30, 1868 October 31, 1868 November 1, 1868 November 2, 1868 November 7, 1868
  • Page 213

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    March 18, 1857 ~ Wednesday 18th I spent the day in the office on History I spent the evening at home March 19, 1857 ~ Thursday 19th I spent this day in the office on History I commenced the History of the Twelve Apostles I find it difficult to get much history of some of the first Twelve who have apostitize & left the Church March 20, 1857 ~ Friday 20th I spent most of the day in ...
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    March 18, 1857 March 19, 1857 March 20, 1857 March 21, 1857 March 22, 1857 March 23, 1857
  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    February 24, 1864 ~ Wednesday Feb 24, 1864 I spent the day at home & in the office February 25, 1864 ~ Thursday to February 26, 1864 ~ Friday 25 & 26 I spent the time at home mostly at work February 27, 1864 ~ Saturday 27. I spent most of the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments To 56 persons. H. C. Kimball sealed 11 couple & W Woodruff 26 couple President Young &
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    February 24, 1863 February 25, 1864 February 26, 1864 February 27, 1864 February 28, 1864 February 29, 1864 March 1, 1864 March 2, 1864
  • Page 317

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    June 14, 1864 ~ Tuesday June 14 1864 I spent the day Journalizing & in my garden my Indian Boy got flung from a Horse & Badly injured in the face & arms June 15, 1864 ~ Wednesday to June 17, 1864 ~ Friday 15 16 & 17. I spent the time mostly in my Garden June 18, 1864 ~ Saturday 18. I spent most of the Time in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 45 persons H. C. Kimball ...
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    June 14, 1864 June 15, 1864 June 18, 1864 June 19, 1864 June 20, 1864 June 22, 1864 June 23, 1864 June 24, 1864 June 25, 1864
  • Page 186

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    November 1, 1888 ~ Thursday [FIGURE] November 1, 1888 I signed 42 Recommends. I received 20 letters I wrote 7 Letters 5 Pub & to Jack & Jaques I spent the Evening with James Sharp family November 2, 1888 ~ Friday 2 [FIGURE] I signed 32 Recommends. I received 16 Letters I wrote 11 Letters 6 Pub & to McAllister and Cannon Atkin, Sarah & Jaques. I went ...
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    November 1, 1888 November 2, 1888 November 4, 1888 November 5, 1888 November 6, 1888 November 13, 1888
  • Page 41

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

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    May 24, 1886 ~ Monday May 24th 1886 We had a terrible day we went up Daniels Can- yon 10 Miles we had a Dangerous road we got our team & waggon into a bad mud Hole came near crip- pling then we finally pitched our tent in Cleggs Canyon and spent the night 10 mils May 25, 1886 ~ Tuesday 25 Asahel & the children went up the canyon 1 1/4 miles to a snow slide I went ...
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    May 24, 1886 May 25, 1886 May 26, 1886 May 27, 1886 May 28, 1886 May 29, 1886 May 30, 1886 May 31, 1886 June 1, 1886 June 2, 1886