Sylvia Malvina Woodruff Thompson

14 Jan 1862 - 8 Aug 1940
Sylvia Malvina Woodruff Thompson (1862-1940) was born 14 Jan. 1862 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. She was the fourth child of Wilford Woodruff and Sarah Brown. She married Heber John Thompson on 13 Nov. 1879, and they had ten children. She died 7 Aug. 1940 in American Falls, Power Co., Idaho.

Sylvia Melvina Woodruff (KWZT-TY2). “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed 30 Jan. 2021). Sylvia Malvina Woodruff Thompson, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 5 Feb. 2022). 1900 U.S. Census, Smithfield, Cache Co., Utah, p.11, Sylvia Thompson. “Idaho Death Indexes,” database with images, Idaho Health and Welfare (, accessed 4 Feb. 2021); Idaho. Department of Health and Welfare: Idaho Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics: Death Certificates, file no. 12685 (1940), Sylvia Melvina Thompson. “Sylvia M. W. Thompson,” Salt Lake Telegram, 9 Aug. 1940, p. 21. “Sylvia Melvina Woodruff Thompson,” Neeley Cemetery, American Falls, Power Co., ID; Find A Grave, 13 Jul. 2020, memorial no. 54902334 (, accessed 30 Jan. 2021).