Sophia Newhall Carter Adams

Sophia Newhall Carter Adams (1808-1847) was born 2 Jun. 1808 in Lynn, Essex Co., Massachusetts. She was the daughter of Daniel Carter and Keziah Breed and a cousin of Phebe Whittemore Carter, who married Wilford Woodruff. She married Ezekiel Leach Adams on 28 Sep. 1828 in Lynn, and they had six children. She died 2 Nov. 1847 in Lynn.

Footnotes

Sophia Newhall Carter (LHWG-QZY), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 19 Apr. 2022). Sophia Newhall Carter Adams, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/sophia-newhall-carter-adams, accessed 19 Apr. 2022). "Massachusetts Births and Chirstenings, 1639-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 19 Apr. 2022); Sophia Newhall Carter, 2 Jun. 1808, Lynn, Essex Co., Massachusetts, p. 95; citing Salem, Massachusetts, Essex Institute, “Vital Records of Lynn, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849,” image 55/229; DGS 7523178. "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Apr. 2022); Daniel Carter and Keziah Breed, 15 Dec. 1805, Lynn, Essex Co., Massachusetts, no. 64, p. 198; citing Lynn, Massachusetts, Town Clerk, “Marriages, Births, Deaths, and Intentions of Marriage, 1635-1849,” image 96/156; DGS 4269393. "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910, 1921-1924," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 19 Apr. 2022); Ezekiel L. Adams and Sophia N. Carter, 28 Sep. 1828, Lynn, Essex Co., Massachusetts, p. 15; citing Salem, Massachusetts, Essex Institute, “Vital Records of Lynn, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849,” image 277/586; DGS 7723594. "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Apr. 2022); Sophia N. Adams, 2 Nov. 1847, Lynn, Essex Co., Massachusetts, no. 112, or p. 99; citing Massachusetts, Secretary of the Commonwealth, “Births, Marriages (1841-1895), and Deaths (1841-1899),” image 104/464; DGS 4219400.

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  • Page 327

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

    Excerpt:
    when the meeting was closed, after shaking hand with many friends, and taking many letters to convey to England, I returned to my family all our children were at home. Br & Sister Benbow was present August 26, 1844 ~ Monday 26th I went to the River in Company with Mrs Woodruff to be baptized, for some of our dead friends I was baptized for five of my friends under the hands of G. A. Smith ...
    Dates:
    August 26, 1844 August 27, 1844
  • Page 185

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    The following are the names of the persons that Phebe W. Woodruff has been baptized for in the font in the Temple of the Lord in Nauvoo in 1842 ^under the hands of Wilford Woodruff^ Relationship Names of the Dead baptized for Dates ^(W.W.)^ Grand Father Ezra Carter April 21 Grand Mother Phebe W. Carter " 29 Grand Father Joshua Fabyan 29 Grand Mother Sarah Fabyan " " ^(W.W.)^ Uncle John Fabyan 30 ...
  • Page 240

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

    Excerpt:
    March 8, 1870 ~ Tuesday March 8, 1870 Mrs Woodruffs Birth day is 63 years old to day I went to the Field & sowed with a Hand sower 10 Acres of wheat & was vary weary at night I also done some ploughing in the afternoon March 9, 1870 ~ Wednesday to March 10, 1870 ~ Thursday 9 & 10. I ploughed 2 1/2 acres & sowed 3 acres to wheat total 13. March 11, 1870 ~ Friday 11. A ...
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    March 8, 1870 March 9, 1870 March 10, 1870 March 11, 1870 March 12, 1870 March 13, 1870 March 14, 1870 March 15, 1870
  • Page 375

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

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    Sept 6, 1869 Wilford Woodruff sen & Phebe W Woodruff was sealed at the Altar in the Endowment House for the following Persons By D. H. Wells Titus Woodruff & Lewie Allen Woodruff Lua Amasy Frisby & Elizabeth Woodruff Frisby Amos Wheeler & Hellen Woodruff Wheeler Abijah Barber & Cyntha Thomson Barber Erastus Hart &
  • Page 379

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

    Excerpt:
    On the 21 April 1842, Wilford Woodruff sen Baptized his wife Phebe W Carter Woodruff For her Grand Father Ezra Carter & Grand Mother Phebe W Carter in the Font at Nauvoo On the 29, May 1842 Wilford Woodruff Baptized Phebe W Carter Woodruff in the Font at Nauvoo for her Grand Father Joshua Fabyan & Grand Mother Sarah Fabyan & Great Uncle John Fabyan On the 30 May ^1842^ Wilford ...