Emmeline Blanche Woodward (1828-1921)

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Alternate Names Emmeline B. Wells, Emmeline B. Whitney
Birth 29 February 1828
Petersham, Worchester Co., Massachusetts, United States
Marriage James Harris, 1842
Newel K. Whitney
Daniel H. Wells
Death 25 April 1921
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah, United States
Gender Female
Religious Influence Church of Christ (1830), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Callings Relief Society General President, 3 Oct 1910 - 2 Apr 1921
Authority Control
FamilySearch KWJ8-853
MPOT 3255
Wikidata Q5373425
Wikipedia Emmeline B. Wells

Published Works

  • Associate Editor (1875-1877) and Editor (1877-1914) of Woman's Exponent
  • Musings and memories: poems (1896)


Primary Sources

Secondary Sources

  • Crocheron, Augusta Joyce. Representative Women of Deseret: A Book of Biographical Sketches. Salt Lake City, Utah: J. C. Graham and Co., 1884. Pages 62-71. https://archive.org/details/representativew00crocgoog (Accessed 18 September 2014).
  • Karras, Christy. More than petticoats: remarkable Utah women. Guilford, Conn.: Globe Pequot, 2010.
  • Madsen, Carol Cornwall. An advocate for women: the public life of Emmeline B. Wells, 1870-1920. Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Press, 2006.

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