Winnifred Blanche Woodruff

Winnifred Blanche Woodruff Daynes (1876-1954) was born 9 Apr. 1876 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. She was the daughter of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. She married Joseph J. Daynes on 18 Dec. 1895, and they had nine children. She died 8 Apr. 1954 in Salt Lake City.


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