Susan Cornelia Woodruff Scholes

Susan Cornelia Woodruff Scholes (1843-1897) was born 25 Jul. 1843 in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. She was the fourth child of Wilford Woodruff and Phebe Whittemore Carter. She married Robert Scholes on 30 Jan. 1859 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah, and they had seven children. She died in 1897 in Sioux, Woodbury Co., Iowa.

Footnotes

Susan Cornelia Woodruff (KWVG-XRZ), Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Susan Cornelia Woodruff Scholes, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/susan-cornelia-woodruff-scholes, accessed 19 Mar. 2022). Susan Woodruff, The Emmeline B. Wells Diaries (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/search?q=%22Susan+Woodruff%22&lang=eng, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Susan Cornelia Woodruff Scholes, The First Fifty Years of Relief Society (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/the-first-fifty-years-of-relief-society/people/susan-cornelia-woodruff-scholes, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 253

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

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    May 23, 1877 we gave Endowments to 130, Ordained 44 Elders J. D. T McAllister sealed 26 Eldcouple and 2 Adoptions May 24, 1877 ~ Thursday 24. we gave Endowments to 134, Ordained 44 Elders. J D T McAllister sealed 15 couple D H Cannon 21 J McAllister Adopted 3 persons & gave second Anointings to 4 persons This is the first day W Woodruff has presided at the Temple since he was sick May 25, 1877 ~ ...
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    May 24, 1877 May 25, 1877 May 26, 1877 May 27, 1877 May 28, 1877 May 29, 1877 May 30, 1877
  • Page 259

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

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    June 20, 1877 ~ Wednesday June 20. we baptized 200 to day in the Temple and gave Endowments to 797. Ordained 37 Elders W Woodruff sealed 2 couple and sealed 2 children to Parents D H Cannon sealed 37. [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to Phebe and Sarah June 21, 1877 ~ Thursday 21 we gave Endowments to 140. Ordained Elders 53, D H Cannon sealed 36 couple W Woodruff gave 8 Second Anointing [FIGURE] I ...
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    June 20, 1877 June 21, 1877 June 22, 1877 June 23, 1877 June 24, 1877 June 25, 1877 June 26, 1877
  • Page 265

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

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    July 15, 1877 ~ Sunday July 15 1877 Sunday Met at 10 oclock in the Tabernacle D H Cannon spoke 25 Minuts W Woodruff spoke 50 M[inutes]. Afternoon Jesse N Smith prayed, D H Cannon read the vision then W. Woodruff spoke 63 Minuts D H Cannon 3 Minuts Br Lunt 5 M[inutes] Bishop Dame 8 M[inutes] July 16, 1877 ~ Monday 16 we spent the day in Parawan I spent the Afternoon ...
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    July 15, 1877 July 16, 1877 July 17, 1877 July 18, 1877 July 19, 1877 July 20, 1877 July 21, 1877 July 22, 1877
  • Page 293

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

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    Dec 7, 1877 Susan C Scholes I sent her $6 in courency to pay her Daughters scholling Also Ilus F Carter & Jacobson December 8, 1877 ~ Saturday 8 [FIGURES] I received 49 wrote 56. I spent most of the day in council I went to the farm & spent the night 6 M December 9, 1877 ~ Sunday 9. Sunday I received No 50 I spent the day and Evening in council with J. Taylor, & ...
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    December 8, 1877 December 9, 1877 December 10, 1877 December 11, 1877 December 12, 1877 December 13, 1877 December 14, 1877 December 15, 1877
  • Page 300

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

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    January 7, 1878 ~ Monday Jan 67, 1878 Sunday [FIGURE] wrote 3 letters 89, 90 & 91. Spent most of the day in council January 8, 1878 ~ Tuesday 8th [FIGURE] Received 73, wrote 92 spent most of the day choring January 9, 1878 ~ Wednesday 9th [FIGURE] Received 2 letters 74, wrote Letters to Sarah sent $5 Susan, G Teasdale, & G Thatcher and 92 9th Met ...
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    January 7, 1878 January 8, 1878 January 9, 1878 January 10, 1878 January 11, 1878 January 12, 1878 January 13, 1878 January 14, 1878 January 15, 1878 January 16, 1878 January 17, 1878
  • Page 317

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    April 11, 1878 ~ Thursday April 11th 1878 I arose this morning quite weary not having retired to bed till near 3 oclok this morning. I went to the Endowments House and sealed 27 couple among the Number my son David Patten Woodruff and Isabel Hatch [FIGURE] I wrote No 7. I wrote to McAllister about the waggon and harness And gave a list of the property that the Executors turned over to the Trustee in trust of the Church ...
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    April 11, 1878 April 12, 1878 April 13, 1878 April 14, 1878 April 15, 1878 April 16, 1878
  • Page 322

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    May 9, 1878 ~ Thursday May 9, 1878 [FIGURE] I wrote to Sarah & James G. Bleak I made prepara- tions for the funeral May 10, 1878 ~ Friday 10 [FIGURE] I Attended the funeral of Emily Jane Smith Woodruff which was held in the 17 [ward]. A large congregation assembled. F. D. Richards E Snow & J Taylor spoke at the funeral then closed & some 30 carriages followed the Rem[ain]s to the ...
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    May 9, 1878 May 10, 1878 May 11, 1878 May 12, 1878 May 13, 1878 May 14, 1878 May 15, 1878 May 16, 1878
  • Page 363

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

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    January 21, 1879 ~ Tuesday Jan 21, 1879 I went to the Temple and held a council with the committee and I attending a Meeting in the Evening {May I forget the night.} 15 Mile January 33, 1879 ~ Wednesday 22. I spent the day in the Temple Officiated as Ell. Wm Rufus Slade and Julia Ann Higgingbottom Slade was adopted to W. Woodruff [FIGURE] Mary Bonnette Eyring officiated for the female portion of the family. We gave 88 Endowments WW sealed 12 couple I wrote [FIGURE] ...
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    January 21, 1879 January 23, 1879 January 24, 1879 January 25, 1879 January 26, 1879 January 27, 1879 January 28, 1879 February 2, 1879
  • Page 370

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    February 20, 1879 ~ Thursday Feb 20, 1879 [FIGURE] I wrote 9 Letters to day to McAllister, Emily Spencer L. B. Young, George Rowley, J. G. Bleak, Mrs Browett, Delight & Emeline, & Moses Thatcher. I gave Brother Thatcher a full History of my Eight days travels in the desert. I spent the day confined to my room. I do not have the out door Exercise that ...
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    February 20, 1879 February 21, 1879 February 22, 1879 February 23, 1879 February 24, 1879 February 25, 1879 February 26, 1879
  • Page 402

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    April 30, 1879 ~ Wednesday [FIGURES] Aprill 30, 1879 I wrote 13 Letters to Bleak, McAllister, Farnsworth D H Cannon, Julia Spencer 2 to Wilford, Nuttall 2 to Jaques Elias Smith & B Young May 1, 1879 ~ Thursday May 1. I wrote 4 Letters to Phebe, Susan, Eugenia & Robert ...
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    April 30, 1879 May 1, 1879 May 2, 1879 May 3, 1879 May 4, 1879