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 105

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

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    January 1, 1856 ~ Tuesday JAN. 1st, 1856 ^Tuesday^ I spent the day at home writing January 2, 1856 ~ Wednesday 2nd I spent the day in Joint session. All the officers of the Territory were Elected the Judges, & Notary Public of the co[u]nties The commissioners, Treasurers, Auditors, Marshalls, surveyors & Attorney Generals, The Chancellors & Regency of the University of Deserett. I was appointed as one of the Regency. January 3, 1856 ~ Thursday 3rd I spent the day In the ...
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    January 1, 1856 January 2, 1856 January 3, 1856 January 4, 1856 January 5, 1856 January 6, 1856
  • Page 95

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

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    mormon to the various Indians Chiefs from the Cherekees to Florida He gave Ross the Cherikee chief one he made many remarks upon that subject. He made one Error in saying that the Indians would not imbrace the work of God or be gathered by the Gospel untill they had gone through among the Gentiles & trodden them down as the Book of mormon declairs. But the book of Morm- on declairs that they shall be gathered He was followed by Lorenzo Snow &
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    December 15, 1855 December 16, 1855
  • Page 99

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

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    we can be made vessels of honour what can we be made vessels of honour after we have moved in the hands of the potter & ground over again yes this will be the case with man but it is far better to be passive in the hands of God & be made a vessel of honor the first time than to wait thill till we have to be ground over again this is a figure which the prophet Jeremiahah made use of. Now President Young is the Master Potter here on ...
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    December 17, 1855 December 18, 1855 December 19, 1855 December 20, 1855 December 21, 1855 December 22, 1855 December 23, 1855 December 24, 1855 December 28, 1855
  • Page 11

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

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    December 7, 1865 ~Thursday Dec 7. 1865 I packed away about 25 Bushels of Apples to day. sold 7 Bushels of Spitzenburgh for $50. Paid A. O. Smoots clerk, Shetler, $100, Borrowed Money. Paid McKean for U.S. taxes $20, per J. C. Little borrowed $20 of Mitchel. I spent the Evening reading the Letters of O. Cowdry on the Early history of the Church December 8, 1865 ~ Friday 8 I spent the fore part of the day in the ...
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    December 7, 1865 December 8, 1865 December 9, 1865 December 10, 1865 December 11, 1865 December 12, 1865 December 13, 1865 December 14, 1865 December 15, 1865
  • Page 12

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

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    December 16, 1865 ~ Saturday Dec 16 1865 I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 31. H. C. Kimball sealed 4 couple G. Q. Cannon 24 couple it is vary cold winter weather it is snowing most of the day December 17, 1865 ~ Sunday 17, we had a large fall of Snow last night & it took me nearly all Sunday day to get the snow off my roofs I did not go to ...
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    December 16, 1865 December 17, 1865 December 18, 1865 December 19, 1865 December 22, 1865
  • Page 191

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

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    May 23, 1869 ~ Sunday May 23, 1869 Sunday I met the largest Assembly at Fort Harriman that I had Ever seen in that place & spoke to them twice during the day A number of them bore testimony May 24, 1869 ~ Monday 24 Jeremiah carried me home to S L City distance both ways 40 40 Mls It Rained mostly through the day May 25, 1869 ~ Tuesday 25 It rained hard all day May 26, 1869 ~ ...
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    May 23, 1869 May 24, 1869 May 25, 1869 May 26, 1869 May 27, 1869
  • Page 192

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

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    May 27, 1869 It was Hard to put him under the Influence of cloriform & hard to come out of it Presidt Young Came a short time But his leg was taken off when he got there. It has stoped Raining & cleared up to day I wrote a letter to Wilford [FIGURE] May 28, 1869 ~ Friday 278. [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to A. O. Smoot we got a letter [FIGURE] from Susan. I went to the field ...
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    May 28, 1869 May 29, 1869 May 30, 1869 May 31, 1869 June 1, 1869 June 2, 1869
  • Page 227

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

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    January 1, 1870 ~ Saturday Jan 1, 1870 This is New Years day I attended the school of the Prophets Joseph F Smith Prayed B Young jr spoke 28 Minuts G Q Cannon 21 M, D. H. Wells 28 & three other Brethren spoke 2 or 3 M January 2, 1870 ~ Sunday 2d Sunday I met with my Quorum in the morning & attended Meeting at the Tabernacle. H W Nesbit spoke ...
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    January 1, 1870 January 2, 1870 January 3, 1870 January 4, 1870 January 5, 1870 January 6, 1870 January 7, 1870 January 8, 1870
  • Page 228

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

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    Jan 8, 186970 I met with the school of the Prophets & D. H. Wells O Pratt W. Woodruff & some others addressed the Meeting President Young is quite sick to day January 9, 1870 ~ Sunday 9. Sunday [FIGURE] I received 2 letters from Wilford & Susan she has another son & call his name George. I met with my Quorum in the Morning & Attended Meeting in the Tabernacle.
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    January 9, 1870 January 10, 1870
  • Page 242

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

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    March 27, 1870 A sorrel mare colt. I did not attend meeting in the fore noon I Attended in the Afternoon. A visitor Layman spoke in the Afternoon 66 minuts his whole subject was to Believe in Jesus He was followed By S. W. Richards who gave an account of his mission East I went to President Youngs office & conversed with D. H. Wells G Q. Cannon & Joseph A Young upon the signs of the times then ...
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    March 28, 1870 March 29, 1870 March 30, 1870 March 31, 1870 April 1, 1870