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us: Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898


  • [Wilford Woodruff (1807-1898) was the fourth president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.]
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  • Variants

    • us: Allen, Lewis, 1807-1898
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18070301
    • Death Date

        18980902
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Farmington (Conn.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) San Francisco (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Farmington (Conn.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Kirtland (Ohio)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Nauvoo (Ill.)
    • Associated Locale

        Salt Lake City (Utah)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Zion's Camp (Expedition) (1834)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Nauvoo (Ill.). City Council
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Nauvoo Legion
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Utah. Legislative Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Utah. Legislative Assembly. Council
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (itoamc) Pioneers
    • Sources

      • found: The illustrated story ... c1982 (1983 prtg.): t.p. (Wilford Woodruff [in title]) p. 5 (b. Mar. 1, 1807; d. Sept. 2,1898)
      • found: Woodruff, Wilford. In the whirlpool, 2011: ECIP t.p. (Wilford Woodruff) ch. 1 (once used the moniker Lewis Allen while in hiding)
      • found: Encyclopedia of Mormonism, 1992: p.1580-1582 (Wilford Woodruff (1807-1898), fourth President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; born Farmington, Connecticut on March 1, 1807; April 1834 arrived in Kirtland, Ohio; Zion's Camp; missionary to England; missionary to Southern States in 1835; Quorum of the Twelve in 1839; member of the Nauvoo City Council, chaplain of the Nauvoo Legion, member of the council of Fifty; member of pioneer company of Latter-day Saints to arrive in the Great Basin on July 24, 1847; served in the Utah Territorial Legislature for 22 years; Utah territorial council for 21 years; board of directors of Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution (ZCMI); 1889 sustained as President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
      • found: Wikipedia, website viewed 14 October 2010 (Wilford Woodruff, born March 1, 1807 Farmington, Connecticut; Died September 2, 1898, San Francisco, California; LDS Church President, ordained April 7, 1889; LDS Church Apostle, ordained April 26, 1839)
    • General Notes

      • [Wilford Woodruff (1807-1898) was the fourth president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.]
    • Change Notes

      • 1984-12-10: new
      • 2013-11-27: revised
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