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 243

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

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    April 2, 1870 ~ Saturday April 2d 1870 I Attended the school of the prophets & speeches were made By Pres- ident Wells & several of the Twelve I went to the News office & signed the Protest against the Passage of the Cullom Bill By the senate. A contribution was taken up in the school to pay for sending the Papers & Pamphlet to each Member of Congress some $75 was collected. I attended the funeral of Mother Jordan R L Campbells ...
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    April 2, 1870 April 3, 1870 April 4, 1870 April 5, 1870 April 6, 1870 April 7, 1870
  • Page 269

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

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    July 10, 1870 when the woman touched him. All may not be healed that I lay hands upon, but many are healed. If man did not taste the bitter He could not know the sweet or com- prehend the contrast, all who are fallen will be redeemed in there time & day except the sons of perdition & it requires a Divine sacrafice to redeem any world July 11, 1870 ~ Monday July 11 [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Wilford & went to the farm 3 ...
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    July 11, 1870 July 12, 1870 July 16, 1870 July 17, 1870 July 18, 1870 July 19, 1870 July 20, 1870 July 21, 1870 July 22, 1870 July 23, 1870 July 24, 1870 July 25, 1870
  • Page 271

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

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    Aug 134 1870 Afternoon the People met in the New Tabernacle to hear the finishing speeches in the Discussion O. Pratt spoke first one hour & answered Dr Newman arguments he was followed by Dr Newman who labored hard to make truth an Error. He had no scripture to maintain his ground. I met with the Presidency & Twelve for Prayer August 15, 1870 ~ Monday to August 18, 1870 ~ Thursday 15 to 18. I spent the time stacking & Threshing wheat I met on Friday with the committy to report ...
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    August 15, 1870 August 18, 1870 August 19, 1870 August 20, 1870 August 21, 1870 August 22, 1870 August 25, 1870 August 26, 1870 August 27, 1870 August 28, 1870 August 29, 1870 August 30, 1870
  • Page 278

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

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    October 11, 1870 ~ Tuesday Oct 11, 1870 President B. Young & G. A. Smith with most of the Twelve & several others took a car at 5 oclok at Salt Lake Depo for a trip to Evanston we stoped in provo [Ogden] a short time then took cars to the East went through Echo to Evanston there Met with Mr Ames the President of the Union Pacific Rail Road & Mr Sidney Dillon Vice-President ...
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    October 11, 1870 October 12, 1870 October 13, 1870 October 14, 1870 October 15, 1870 October 16, 1870 October 17, 1870 October 18, 1870 October 19, 1870
  • Page 284

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

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    Dec 16, 1870 I Preached the funeral sermon of Sister Neighber &she was the Mother of 14 children Had 11 living, & 9 at her funeral. I also attended the dedication of the 14 ward Store & Female Relief society Hall. D. H. Wells Made the dedication Prayer Bishop Hoagland addressed the Meeting followed By W. Woodruff G. Q. Cannon J F Smith & D. H. Wells. We took Supper at Sister Horns & I spent the Night at Frank Turnbows taking ...
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    December 17, 1870 December 18, 1870 December 19, 1870 December 23, 1870 December 24, 1870 December 25, 1870 December 26, 1870 December 27, 1870 December 28, 1870 December 29, 1870 December 30, 1870 December 31, 1870
  • Page 288

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

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    January 1, 1871 ~ Sunday Jan 1, 1871 Jan 1, 1871. Sunday I met with my Prayer Circle in the Morning & attended Meeting in the Tabernacle all day. Broth George G Bywater spoke in the Morning 45 M Elder C. C. Rich spoke in the Afternoon 37 Minuts & W Woodruff spoke 35 Minuts, there was a full House. I refered to the various periods & years which we had looked forward to with interest. I refered to 1831 The great Eclips upon the ...
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    January 1, 1871
  • Page 289

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

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    January 2, 1871 ~ Monday Jan 2d 1871 I went to the farm & sawed & splip up pin timber to make posts January 3, 1871 ~ Tuesday 3. I spent the day making posts. I went to the City at night 6 m January 4, 1871 ~ Wednesday 4. My Horse was taken vary sick with the Fearey Pitt doctored him January 5, 1871 ~ Thursday 5 I spent most of the day in Making a shed for waggons & Horses January 6, 1871 ~ Friday ...
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    January 2, 1871 January 3, 1871 January 4, 1871 January 5, 1871 January 6, 1871 January 7, 1871 January 8, 1871 January 9, 1871 January 10, 1871 January 11, 1871 January 12, 1871 January 13, 1871 January 14, 1871 January 15, 1871 January 16, 1871 January 20, 1871 January 21, 1871
  • Page 308

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

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    Sept 3d 1871 Sunday I Met with the Presidency & Twelve for Prayer & attended the Lecture of Mrs G. L. Whitman. She read the 18 ch of St John & spoke upon the fulfillment of of Prophecy she said that there was seven million five hundred thousand Jews who were true to the Jewish faith & were getting ready to return to rebuild Jerrusalem At the close of Her Lecture Brother Wells, Cannon J F Smith & myself laid hands upon Brother ...
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    September 4, 1871 September 9, 1871 September 10, 1871 September 11, 1871 September 12, 1871 September 13, 1871 September 14, 1871 September 15, 1871 September 16, 1871 September 17, 1871
  • Page 330

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

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    Jan 22d 1872 over $200 in green backs the whole Party passed off plesantly I attended the lecture in the Evening of Mr McDonald January 23, 1872 ~ Tuesday 23d Preston is vary sick to day it is terminating in the Brain fever I spent the Afternoon in the Council & attended the lecture in the Evening Preston had a vary sick night January 24, 1872 ~ Wednesday 24. The babe seems some better this morning I spent the afternoon in the ouncil. Preston had a vary bad ...
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    January 23, 1872 January 24, 1872 January 25, 1872 January 26, 1872 January 27, 1872 January 28, 1872 January 29, 1872 January 30, 1872 January 31, 1872 February 1, 1872 February 2, 1872 February 3, 1872 February 4, 1872 February 5, 1872 February 9, 1872 February 10, 1872
  • Page 332

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

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    February 26, 1872 ~ Monday Feb 26, 1872 [FIGURES] I spent most the day in writing I wrote 10 letters to Col Peter Sax, And to Wilford sent him $50, to Sarah $5, to Emily $4, to David $5, to Lucy $2, to Arrobell $2, to Sylvia $2, to Mary $2, to Newton $2, Total $75 dollars. I put these all up in one package to ...
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    February 26, 1872 February 27, 1872 February 28, 1872 February 29, 1872 March 1, 1872 March 2, 1872 March 3, 1872 March 4, 1872 March 5, 1872 March 6, 1872 March 8, 1872 March 19, 1872