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 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 310

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

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    April 25, 1864 ~ Monday April 25 1864 [FIGURES] I received 3 sacks of Pattent Office Agricultural Reports for Distribution I put into the Hands of Brigham Young jr A Letter to my son Wilford it was a package of Letters April 26, 1864 ~ Tuesday 26 I spent the day watering tiying up grape vines &c I Paid $150 & 50 cts to Knowldon for L Snows reaper April 27, 1864 ~ Wednesday 27. I spent ...
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    April 25, 1864 April 26, 1864 April 27, 1864 April 28, 1864 April 29, 1864 April 30, 1864 May 1, 1864 May 2, 1864 May 3, 1864 May 4, 1864 May 5, 1864 May 6, 1864 May 7, 1864 May 8, 1864 May 9, 1864
  • Page 282

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

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    Sept 27, 1863 G A Smith offered the dedication Prayer. President Young Preached in G. S. L. City & did not visit us we had a good time & at the close of the Meeting I drove home to G S L City 40 m September 28, 1863 ~ Monday to September 30, 1863 ~ Wednesday 28, 29, 30 I spent the time at my cane mill Making molases October 1, 1863 ~ Thursday Oct 1. I spent the day at the ...
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    September 28, 1863 October 1, 1863 October 2, 1863 October 3, 1863 October 4, 1863 October 5, 1863 October 6, 1863 October 7, 1863 October 10, 1863 October 11, 1863 October 12, 1863 October 16, 1863 October 17, 1863 October 18, 1863 September 30, 1963 October 9, 1963
  • Page 287

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

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    Nov 15 Sunday 1863 In company with A. O. Smoot I went to the 8' ward & Preached to the People we spoke in great Plainness to the people. Brother Smoot informed me that the City Hall & Court House was broaken into & all the locks broke & the treasury robed of its contents from the Evidence He had obtained He was satisfied that certain men in the penetentiary had ben let out & done the work November 16, 1863 ~ Monday ...
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    November 16, 1863 November 17, 1863 November 18, 1863 November 19, 1863 November 20, 1863 November 21, 1863 November 22, 1863 November 23, 1863
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Ozem Thompson Woodruff, 1 June 1857

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    it also killd th ^yong^ grape shotts but ty ae puttig out agan if evythig is [illegible] for a fruitful sean. We hve a vy beautiful conty & enjig peace but we lean that all is Couting hot in th State agst us I know that all th world Hates us with a perfet Hatred & would annihilate us all had thy th power If we wre as wked as th world is their woud not be any truble abut us but hear we are buildig up the Kingon of God & are preahig truth all Hell is ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter to John Taylor, 9 October 1845

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    I am absent from Nauvoo, including the 2nd volume of "The Neighbor," and 6th of "Times and Seasons", as my volumes are much broken that come to me. Myself, wife, Susan and Joseph are all well. we both wish to be re- membered to Brother and Sister Taylor and all inquiring friends. Please give our respects to Mr and Mrs Elias ...
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 14 July 1849

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    forecastle of a small sloop, lived mostly upon black tea, land sea bread & Molasses, fresh fish, & Lobsters. I Began to feel Homesick the constant cold fogs, & smoke, filled up my Lungs, I coughed, raised Blood, & fell sick I preached one day in the Harbor to the fishermen, all men, The women were afraid to come ^out^ not knowing what ^A^ Mormon might do. they wanted me to preach more, but I felt more like trying to get on my journey. It was ownly 30 hours sail with good wind to Machias from ...
  • Page 33

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

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    May 8, 1873 ~ Thursday May 8th 1873 I rode over Jordon with Brower Pettit to the reservoy we shot 15 ducks & while returning home we found Brother Martin H Peck in a stream of water nearly up to his neck with a horse & Buggy who had got frightened & run into the water we assisted him out of the water & his horse & buggy May 9, 1873 ~ Friday 9 [FIGURES] I received 2 letter from David & ...
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    May 8, 1873 May 9, 1873 May 10, 1873 May 11, 1873 May 12, 1873 May 13, 1873 May 14, 1873
  • Page 36

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

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    May 22, 1873 ~ Thursday May 22nd 1873 I spent the days planting potatoes it has rained nearly Evry day for 2 weeks & most of the time cold May 23, 1873 ~ Friday 23 It rained last night, & is raining to day. I returned to the City. I took cars with Mrs Woodruff & John Taylor, J F Smith to go to Brigham City to hold a 2 days Meeting. Also D ...
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    May 22, 1873 May 23, 1873 May 24, 1873 May 25, 1873 May 26, 1873 May 27, 1873
  • Page 39

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

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    June 8, 1873 I attended the Prayer Circle at Noon. Afternoon President Joseph Young spoke 49 Minuts & President Brigham Young 56 Minuts I attended the the prayer circle with the 12 in the Evening I received a letter from Susans children June 9, 1873 ~ Monday 9 I finished the fence to day & was vary weary at night June 10, 1873 ~ Tuesday 10. I was quite unwell all day not able to do but Little ...
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    June 9, 1873 June 10, 1873 June 11, 1873 June 14, 1873 June 15, 1873 June 16, 1873 June 17, 1873 June 18, 1873 June 19, 1873 June 21, 1873 June 22, 1873