Rachel Emma Woolley
Rachel Emma Simmons (Birth Name)
On 1836 August 7 (Born)
On 1926 November 30 (Died)
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Born in East Rochester, Columbiana, Ohio, United States
1836 August 7
Edwin Dilworth Woolley
1844 August 7 (Age 8)
Brigham Young Company
1848 June 5 – September 24 (Age 11)
Pioneers in Company
Samuel Wickersham Woolley (Age 8)
Henrietta Woolley (Age 5)
Edwin Dilworth Woolley (Age 40)
Mary Wickersham (Age 39)
Edwin Dilworth Woolley Jr. (Age 3)
Ellen Wilding (Age 29)
John Wickersham Woolley (Age 16)
Franklin Benjamin Woolley (Age 13)
Mary Louisa Woolley (Age 0)
Sarah Woolley (Age 0)
On 1848 June 5
Between 1848 September 20 – 24
Joseph Marcellus Simmons
1851 December 18 (Age 15)
Midwives and Nurses Mission
1873 October 31 – 1915 (Age 37)
Missionary Activity Notes
Given a blessing and setting apart as a midwife and nurse to operate in Israel.
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Set Apart By
Joseph Fielding Smith, Sr.
On 1873 October 31
Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
1926 November 30 (Age 90)
Rachel Emma Woolley (1836 - 1926) Profile
Lists of women set apart as midwives, 1873-1888
Lists of women set apart as midwives, 1873-1888, 31 October 1873.
Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849
"Brigham Young's 1848 emigration division, First 100, report", Camp of Israel schedules and reports, 1845-1849, (June), Page 1-6.
Daughters of Utah Pioneers collection, 1828-1963
"Brief Biography of Rachel Emma Woolley Simmons", Daughters of Utah Pioneers collection, 1828-1963, Page 11-14.
Transcript for "Brief Biography of Rachel Emma Woolley Simmons," 11-14.
"Journal of Rachel Emma Woolley Simmons," Heart Throbs of the West
"Journal of Rachel Emma Woolley Simmons," Heart Throbs of the West, Vol. 11.
Transcript for "Journal of Rachel Emma Woolley Simmons," Heart Throbs of the West, Vol. 11, pp. 161-63