Wilford Woodruff Brandon

Wilford Woodruff Brandon (1837-1900) was born 16 Jul. 1837 in Henry Co., Tennessee. He was the son of George Washington Brandon and Keziah Fowler. He married Margaret Wilcox in 1860 in Pleasant Grove, Utah Co., Utah Territory. He was baptized in 1846. He was blessed and ordained by Wilford Woodruff on 7 Apr. 1856 in Utah Territory. He died 23 Feb. 1900 in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete Co., Utah.

Footnotes

Wilford Woodruff Brandon (KWJ8-21G), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Aug. 2022). Wilford Woodruff Brandon, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/wilford-woodruff-brandon, accessed 10 Aug. 2022). Taralee Brandon Jenkins, “Wilford Woodruff Brandon's life sketch by Richard Minor Brandon,” memories of Wilford Woodruff Brandon (KWJ8-21G), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Aug. 2022). Salt Lake Tribune, “Wilford W. Brandon Dead” (Salt Lake City, Utah), 24 Feb. 1900, vol. XL, p. 7; database with images, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/, accessed 10 Aug. 2022). "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Aug. 2022); Margaret Wilcox Brandon, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete Co., Utah, certificate 2403625; citing Utah, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Records & Statistics, image 3/24; DGS 2259474. 1860 U.S. Census, Battle Creek, Utah Co., Utah Territory, p. 366, Woodrow Branden; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Aug. 2022). "United States Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Aug. 2022); Wilford W. Brandon, death, 23 Feb. 1900, Mt. Pleasant, Sanpete Co., Utah, certificate 9091; citing United States, Veterans Administration, image 1604/4398; DGS 5246528. “Wilford Woodruff Brandon” (1837-1900), memorial no. 142270; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 8 Aug. 2022).

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  • Page 122

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

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    March 30, 1856 ~ Sunday March 30th Sunday I attended at the Tabernacle the meeting throug the day & the prayer meeting in the evening March 31, 1856 ~ Monday to April 5, 1856 ~ Saturday March 31 to April 5th I spent this week ploughing & putting in wheat I finished putting in 14 1/2 Acres of wheat April 6, 1856 ~ Sunday April 6th 1856 Conference commenced in the Bowery [FIGURE] this morning at 10 oclok the minutes ...
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