<p> Taken in 1844</p>

Wilford Woodruff

Birth Date
1807 March 1
Death Date
1898 September 2
Gender
Male
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Born in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut

1807 March 1
Mother
Beulah Thompson
Father
Aphek Woodruff

Baptized

1833 December 31 (Age 26)

Served in Southern States Mission

1835 January 12 (Age 27) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Single
Priesthood Office
Priest
Residence When Called
Clay County, Missouri

Served in Eastern States Mission

1837 May–1838 April (Age 30) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Office
Seventy
Residence When Called
Kirtland, Ohio

Arrived in Field

1837 August 20 (Age 30)

Served in Central States Mission

1839 April 18– (Age 32) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Quincy, Illinois

Served in British Mission

1839 August–1841 April (Age 32) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Montrose, Iowa
Additional Notes

On the way to England he preached in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and New York.

Images
Mission Photo
Mission Photo

Arrived in Field

1840 January (Age 32)
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Additional Notes

He went to purchase paper for the Times and Seasons newspaper.

Served in Eastern States Mission

1843 July 9–November 19 (Age 36) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo

Served in Joseph Smith Presidential Campaign Mission

1844 May 13–August 6 (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Additional Notes

He was sent to visit conferences in these states and to campaign for Joseph Smith as US President.

Called as President to British Mission

1845 January–1846 April (Age 37) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Nauvoo, Illinois
Served With
Phoebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff

Departed from Field

1846 January 23 (Age 38)

Called as President to Eastern States Mission

1848 April–1850 April (Age 41) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Proselytizing
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Winter Quarters, Nebraska

Arrived in Field

1848 August 12 (Age 41)

Served in California Mission

1872 September 9– (Age 65) See Missionaries
Mission Type
Other
Marital Status
Married
Priesthood Quorum
Quorum of the Twelve
Priesthood Office
Apostle
Residence When Called
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Set Apart By
Twelve Apostles
Additional Notes

California As Delegate For Agricultural Society

Death

1898 September 2 (Age 91)

Married Phoebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff

No dates given.

Married Phebe Whittemore Carter

No dates given.
Media
Wilford Woodruff (1807 - 1898) Profile
Mission Photo
Mission Photo

Sources